Integration Technician
Posted on 3/9/2023

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.
West Athens, CA, USA
Experience Level
  • High school diploma or equivalency certificate
  • 1+ years of experience in hardware assembly, test, maintenance, material handling, and/or installation OR certificate from an accredited trade skills program in A&P, manufacturing, and/or electronics
  • Experience in the aerospace industry, aviation, military or other high-reliability operating environment
  • FAA Airframe and PowerPlant license
  • Experience in fast-paced production environment with flight hardware
  • Knowledge of pressure, temperature and flow measurement devices, mechanical and electrical systems, and propulsion engines
  • Skill in operating and manipulating machinery and various hand and power tools requiring manual dexterity
  • A demonstrated ability in reading/understanding technical drawings, manuals and reports
  • NASA-STD-8739.3 certification (currently or previously held)
  • NASA-STD-8739.4 certification (currently or previously held)
  • Ability to use precision measuring instruments
  • Experience working in a cleanroom environment
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment
  • Ability to rapidly change roles/responsibilities while working in a high-paced, challenging work environment
  • Ability to effectively communicate (verbal and written) with engineering and production
  • Proficient with computers and the ability to use MS Office
  • Experience with forklifts, cranes and heavy equipment
  • Must be willing to work all shifts, overtime, and/or weekends as needed. Approximate shift start times: 1st shift (5am), 2nd shift (3:30pm)
  • Must be able to lift at least 25 lbs. unassisted
  • Must be able to climb ladders and be comfortable working in tight spaces
  • 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
  • Assemble, install, and test flight hardware
  • Use precision calibrated tools - torque wrenches, micrometers and calipers
  • Hands on operations with both large and small fragile assemblies
  • Read and interpret technical drawings, and follow detailed work instructions
  • Perform high pressure pneumatic testing
  • Perform work according to procedures, specifications, and test instructions
  • Use various mechanical tools without instruction
  • Collaborate with production engineers and quality personal to develop and document activities
  • Ensure all production services are performed on time, safely and in a professional manner
  • Perform other related duties, as assigned, for the purpose of ensuring an efficient and effective work environment