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1 Rocket Rd
Hawthorne, CA 90250

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In an era when most technology based products follow a path of ever-increasing capability and reliability while simultaneously reducing costs, launch vehicles today are little changed from those of 40 years ago. SpaceX aims to change this paradigm by developing a family of launch vehicles which will ultimately reduce the cost and increase the reliability of space access by a factor of ten. …

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McGregor, TX, US


SpaceX - Full-Time | Job date : 07-06-2018


  • Prepare, program, operate, maintain, and care for machine shop equipment including CNC, EDM, lathes, mills, etc.
  • Maintain and use precision calibrated tools including micrometers, calipers, etc.
  • General lab upkeep including cleaning, organizing, inventory management, etc.
  • Complete machining operations from blueprints, drawings, work orders, and/or verbal instructions
  • Perform basic dimensional inspection of samples and coupons once machined


  • High school diploma or GED
  • Minimum 3 years of experience in set-up, operation, and programming of CNC and/or EDM machines
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in a machine shop using general machine shop equipment including lathes, mills, saws, etc.


  • Experience machining aluminum, stainless, titanium, Inconel, composite materials, etc.
  • Ability to multitask and rapidly change roles/responsibilities while working in a fast-paced, challenging, work environment
  • Strong computer skills including experience with Microsoft Office suite (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook), Atlassian JIRA, and work order systems
  • Strong interpersonal and verbal communication skills


  • Ability to read and work off a blueprint
  • Ability to work off-shifts and available for overtime and weekends if needed with minimal notice
  • Ability to wear appropriate PPE for furnace, metal processing, and machine shop environment
  • Ability to lift a minimum of 50 lbs. unassisted
  • Lifting, standing, climbing, bending, grasping, sitting, pulling, pushing, stooping, stretching, and carrying are generally required to perform the functions of this position

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