Full-Time

Propellant Processing Technician

Solid Rocket Motors

Updated on 5/2/2024

Ursa Major

Ursa Major

201-500 employees

Produces propulsion systems for aerospace and defense

Hardware
Aerospace

Compensation Overview

$24.04 - $33.65Hourly

+ Unlimited PTO + Paid Parental Leave + Company Stock Options

Mid

Loveland, CO, USA

Requirements
  • High School diploma or equivalent (GED)
  • Minimum 2 years of manufacturing experience
  • Preferably experienced with hazardous chemicals or energetic materials
  • Proficient in spoken and written English
  • Ability to comprehend and follow technical documents and safety rules
  • Willingness to work in various conditions with accommodations
  • Compliance with company safety policies
  • Successful completion of respirator fit test
  • Ability to obtain BATF approval for NDS product handling
  • Positive attitude and teamwork skills
  • Physical capability for standing, lifting, and manual tasks
  • US CITIZENSHIP, PERMANENT RESIDENCY, REFUGEE OR ASYLUM STATUS IS REQUIRED
Responsibilities
  • Ensure strict adherence to company safety protocols, promptly escalating any safety concerns
  • Handle, weigh, transport, and store chemical ingredients with precision
  • Safely store and handle hazardous materials according to Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDSs)
  • Attend and contribute to daily standup meetings
  • Conduct basic assembly and testing using mechanical and electronic tools in a production setting
  • Perform equipment check-out, operation, and maintenance efficiently
  • Setup and operate equipment according to SOPs
  • Execute process steps according to the Work Instruction (WI) documentation
  • Ensure end products meet quality standards and production deadlines
  • Collect and record accurate written and electronic process data
  • Maintain a safe, clean, and organized work area
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams for productive issue resolution
  • Contribute to continuous improvement projects to improve workflow efficiency
  • Flexibility for overtime work as needed, including both weekdays and weekends

Ursa Major Technologies specializes in advanced propulsion systems for space launch, hypersonics, and national security missions, with a focus on speed, cost, and reliability. Their American-made engines aim to address the current demand-supply gap and solidify the U.S.'s leadership in space and defense for the long term.

Company Stage

Series D

Total Funding

$361.5M

Headquarters

Berthoud, Colorado

Founded

2015

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

4%

1 year growth

3%

2 year growth

41%