Saturday , October 16 2021

Spacex Employment – Launch Pad Technician

Website SpaceX

Job Description:

SpaceX was founded under the belief that a future where humanity is out exploring the stars is fundamentally more exciting than one where we are not. Today SpaceX is actively developing the technologies to make this possible, with the ultimate goal of enabling human life on Mars.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Follow standard practices and procedures needed to perform daily tasks
  • Troubleshoot issues found during maintenance inspections of fluid and mechanical systems
  • Work with a team of technicians to ensure every system is maintained with the highest level of quality to support 100% successful launch of a multi-million dollar launch vehicle
  • Assist other technicians during launches with vehicle roll out, launch procedures, and post launch securing
  • Operate heavy machinery including forklifts and aerial platforms
  • Perform daily scheduled preventative maintenance or repairs of launch critical systems and components
  • Assist fluids technicians during post launch pad refurbishments and modifications
  • Provide feedback to leadership and engineering about launch pad systems and components

Job Requirements:

  • Associate degree in aerospace technology or equivalent area of study
  • 1+ years of experience working with high pressure pneumatic and/or hydraulic systems
  • Previous professional experience working at a rocket launch facility and supporting launch campaigns
  • Previous professional experience maintaining and troubleshooting complex fluid and mechanical systems
  • Ability to read, understand and follow detailed schematics, drawings, and instructions
  • Ability to utilize precision measuring instruments
  • Knowledge of different fittings such as natural pipe thread (NPT)
  • Intermediate skill level using Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Power Point, Outlook)
  • Ability to rapidly change roles/responsibilities while working in a high-paced, challenging work environment

Qualification & Experience:

  • High school diploma or equivalency certificate
  • 3+ years of experience using power tools in a professional capacity

Job Details:

Company: SpaceX

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Tampa, FL, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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