SpaceX is hiring a

Facilities Technician II

Hawthorne, United States
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.

Facilities Technician II

  • Assist with Facilities construction projects and work requests.
  • Self-perform miscellaneous tasks such as: installation of commercial furniture, anchoring small machines, sawing, welding, brazing, soldering, and light construction.
  • Must adhere to proper safety guidelines at all times.
  • Performs other maintenance duties as assigned by the Facilities Manager.
  • Moving heavy equipment.
  • Driving forklifts, scissor lifts, and boom lifts
Basic Qualifications:
  • High school Diploma or GED.
Preferred Skills and Experience:
  • Experience in construction and like environments.
  • Experience in operating equipment like trench rammers, drills, pneumatic hammers etc.
  • Knowledge of mixing and pouring construction material (concrete, sand, grout etc.).
  • Knowledge of basic engineering and construction principles and methods.
  • Able to work in a team.
  • Able to read instructions and blueprints when needed.
  • Construction, Mechanical, or Manufacturing background is a plus.
  • Competency in the use of basic hand tools.
  • Computer skills a plus.
  • Good written and verbal communication skills.
  • Experience in a fast-paced manufacturing facility is preferred.
  • Must be hands on person willing to do anything.
  • Self-motivated and works well with others.
  • Must be able to drive a forklift.

Additional Requirements:
  • Must be physically capable of performing manual labor tasks (Lift 50 lbs. from the floor).
  • Ability to work while standing on lifts and ladders.
  •  Valid driver’s license.

  • 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.