Posted on 3/15/2023

10,001+ employees

Designs, manufactures, & launches rockets and spacecrafts
Company Overview
SpaceX's mission is to make humanity multiplanetary. The company is working on a next generation of fully reusable launch vehicles that will be the most powerful ever built, capable of carrying humans to Mars and other destinations in the solar system.
Vandenberg Village, CA, USA
Experience Level
  • High school diploma or equivalency certificate
  • 4+ years of professional experience in commercial equipment wiring, maintenance, and repair
  • Journeyman electrician license
  • Experience with 3 phase electrical systems
  • Experience with 480/277 volt and 208/120 volt systems
  • Adapts well within a team setting
  • Demonstrated skill in practicing safety requirements and OSHA standards when working with hazardous energy, heavy loads, working at heights and operating equipment
  • Able to identify and implement efficient paths of action to complete assigned work
  • Ability to test, calibrate, diagnose, and repair various devices and controls
  • Ability to use a variety of electrician's hand tools as well as measuring and testing instruments
  • Demonstrable knowledge and/or understanding of codes, rules, regulations and standards of electrical equipment
  • Ability to read and understand technical manuals and reports
  • Excellent communication and computer skills
  • Ability to pass Air Force background check for Vandenberg Space Force Base
  • Ability to perform job duties that require standing, kneeling, crouching, twisting upper body, working in cramped positions in small opening and climbing hand over hand, lifting 25 lbs., and working on ladders/lifts at elevated heights
  • Flexibility to work extended hours, weekends and overtime
  • Ability to work in outdoor environments requiring exposure to heat and cold
  • Ability to rapidly change roles/responsibilities while working in a high-paced, challenging work environment
  • To conform to U.S. Government space technology export regulations, including the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) you 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 the ITAR here
  • Installation, maintenance and repair of electrical systems and equipment
  • Perform LOTO to ensure safe isolation and verification of zero energy state
  • Troubleshoot new and existing electrical systems, including new and existing machinery
  • Perform preventative repair and maintenance of electrical systems, devices and equipment
  • Perform work from instructions using blueprints, wiring diagrams, and schematics
  • Test electrical circuits to ensure their operability, phase rotation and conductivity
  • Installation of electrical wiring and components to design and code specifications
  • Operation of test equipment like volt/ohmmeters, meggers and circuit tracers
  • Perform other assigned duties ensuring efficient and effective work environments