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Apprentice Propulsion Technician - Precision Tube Fabrication

Hawthorne, United States
Full-Time

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.

 

Apprentice Propulsion Technician

 

Responsibilities:

  • The Apprentice Propulsion Technician is responsible providing any and all support to the Propulsion Assembly team.

 

Basic Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or GED

 

Preferred Skills and Experience:

  • Valid A&P license
  • 2 years of experience in an aerospace manufacturing environment
  • Strong skills with using hand tools and power tools
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints and technical drawings

 

Additional Requirements:

  • Must be able to work overtime hours and weekends as needed
  • Must be able to lift a min. of 25 lbs. unassisted
  • Must be able to stand for extended periods – 8 hours min
  • Must be able to stoop, bend, crawl, and being able to maneuver in tight spaces.

 

ITAR Requirements:

  • To conform to U.S. Government space technology export regulations, applicant must be a U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident of the U.S., protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3), or eligible to obtain the required authorizations from the U.S. Department of State. Learn more about ITAR here.

 

SpaceX is an Equal Opportunity Employer; employment with SpaceX is governed on the basis of merit, competence and qualifications and will not be influenced in any manner by race, color, religion, gender, national origin/ethnicity, veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, mental or physical disability or any other legally protected status.

 

Applicants wishing to view a copy of SpaceX’s Affirmative Action Plan for veterans and individuals with disabilities, or applicants requiring reasonable accommodation to the application/interview process should notify the Human Resources Department at (310) 363-6000.

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