Chipton-Ross is seeking a (50) Launch Technicians for an opening in Cape Canaveral, FL.
This position is a 50 hour per week position.This position is for rebuilding a Launch Pad. It is not working on the Flight Vehicle. They will be re-installing and replacing high and low pressure tubing and pipe, tube bending, panels relays, pumps, hydraulics, etc. In order to keep the work flowing, they may be asked to help dig out the holes to install stanchions to support the pipelines or other work as necessary. They will not be building structures, or pouring roads. We want to have guys that understand FOD damage and the risks of contamination. Fluid system fabrication experience is welcome, as well as precision tube cleaners, orbital weld experience, high pressure plumbing experience and folks with liquid natural gas experience.
REQUIRED EXPERIENCE: Reads, understands and follows detailed schematics, drawings and instructions. Gathers, verifies and arranges data from multiple sources. Has the ability to work with a team or independently. Self-motivated, energetic, enthusiastic, continually focusing on process improvements, streamlining and cost savings. Pays close attention to details, looks ahead and won’t settle for complacency. Must produce high quality work in a timely manner. Must maintain a safe and clean working environment while adhering to company policies, quality policies and industry standards. Must be mechanically inclined, proficient with all types of hand tools. Anticipate, recognize and solve different types of routine problems. Good written and oral communication skills. Over-head crane, forklift, man-lift proficient. Be accountable for their actions, hardworking yet conscientious about the quality of work performed, not afraid to make suggestions and not be discouraged if all their suggestions are not implemented. Maintain launch mount platforms, launch mechanisms and systems. Repairing or replacing faulty hydraulic, pneumatic or mechanical assemblies.
PREFERRED EXPERIENCE: Added skills may include pneumatic/hydraulic system fabrication, orbital welding, structural welding, machinist skills, familiar with calibrated measuring instruments, steel fabrication skills, layout work, heavy equipment, all types of construction experience, CDL.
Shows personal initiative and maintains a smooth composure and good attitude whether you working with flight hardware or working with a shovel….. Willing to work long hours, off-shifts, weekends and travel to do the same.
EDUCATION: High School Diploma
WORK HOURS: 5/50, 1st Shift: 6:00AM - 4:30PM This position is a 40-50 hour per week position
Cape Canaveral, FL
343 MAIN ST
EL SEGUNDO, CA 90245