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Full-Time

Additive Manufacturing Technician I

2nd Shift

Posted on 6/21/2024

Rocket Lab USA

Rocket Lab USA

1,001-5,000 employees

Space launch, spacecraft design, and manufacturing

Industrial & Manufacturing
Hardware
Aerospace

Compensation Overview

$20 - $35Hourly

+ Equity

Entry

Long Beach, CA, USA

Category
Manufacturing Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Requirements
  • High School diploma or GED
  • 2+ years of experience in a manufacturing, fabrication, assembly or testing environment
  • Proficient in hand, power, and pneumatic tools
  • Experience with operating machine tools
  • Ability to work the 2nd shift, Monday-Friday 1pm-9:30pm PST
  • Standing for long periods, climbing ladders, lifting up to 25lbs unassisted
  • Comfortable working in tight spaces
  • Ability to move repetitively, bend or twist, and use hands to handle objects
  • Ability to walk or stand for extended periods
Responsibilities
  • Uphold and follow all Additive safety measures
  • Prepare additive print jobs for success through attention to detail
  • Operate a variety of metal 3D printers
  • Identify and troubleshoot mechanical, optical laser, electrical, and build issues
  • Conduct calibration of 3D Printers and interpret findings
  • Ensure conformance of part/build through independent inspection
  • Follow work orders, procedures, specifications, and test instructions
  • Perform daily, weekly, and monthly preventative maintenance
  • Provide process improvement feedback and implement solutions
  • Collaborate with Engineers on setup and fabrication of 3D prints
  • Drive Additive Internal 5S system
  • Utilize measurement tools for quality assurance

Rocket Lab offers end-to-end space solutions, including reliable launch services, spacecraft design and manufacturing, and satellite components such as the Electron small orbital launch vehicle and the Photon satellite platform. Their technologies support various applications such as national security, scientific research, Earth observation, and communications.

Company Stage

IPO

Total Funding

$1.5B

Headquarters

Lakewood, California

Founded

2006

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

15%

1 year growth

34%

2 year growth

96%