SpaceX was founded under the belief that a future where humanity is out exploring the stars is fundamentally more exciting than one where we are not. Today SpaceX is actively developing the technologies to make this possible, with the ultimate goal of enabling human life on Mars.
Operate PCB assembly machines to manufacture circuit boards, including but not limited to:
SMT placement, reflow, and solder print
Conformal coat, masking, epoxy application and coating
Component kitting and measurement
Optical and x-ray inspection
Routine inspection and maintenance of equipment
Perform functional testing on flight hardware
Inspect PCBAs for defects
Maintain tooling and consumable supply inventory
Follow work instructions and suggest improvements
Document non-conformances and associated rework and quickly return non-conforming product back into normal workflow
Independently perform verifications and document results in a clear, precise and complete manner
High school diploma or equivalency certificate
2+ years of experience using hand tools
PREFERRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:
5+ years of experience working in PCB assembly
Experience with SMT equipment
Soldering proficiency including IPC or JSTD certification
Proficient with computers, the ability to use MS Office, shop floor management software (ERP) and related programs
Strong understanding of technical documentation, engineering drawings, and schematics
Excellent communication and organizational skills
Must be willing to work all shifts, overtime, and weekends as needed
Must be able to lift and carry up to 25 lbs
Repetitive assembly operations, grasping, standing, lifting, bending, pulling, pushing, stooping, stretching, and carrying are generally required to perform the functions of this position
Must be able to distinguish colors as required
Opportunity to earn SpaceX stock
Subsidized health, dental and vision insurance for you and your dependents
Ability to accrue up to 3 weeks of paid vacation and 1 week of paid sick leave
Subsidized breakfast, lunch and dinner with free soda and frozen ice cream/yogurt
Onsite baristas and cold brew on tap – free!
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.
SpaceX is an Equal Opportunity Employer; employment with SpaceX is governed on the basis of merit, competence and qualifications and will not be influenced in any manner by race, color, religion, gender, national origin/ethnicity, veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, mental or physical disability or any other legally protected status.
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