Chipton-Ross is seeking 2 Propulsion Technician - Agency located in Hawthorne, CA
RESPONSIBILITIES: Candidates should possess a combination of solid mechanical knowledge, hands-on experience and the willingness and ability to learn. The Propulsion Production technician is responsible for assembly and testing of rocket hardware. A dynamic position that requires the flexibility to work on different systems, the ability to troubleshoot anomalies, and can work autonomously to defined schedules while keeping safety and quality at the forefront of everything that is done.
oResponsible for cleaning of tools, valves, regulators etc. Responsible for maintaining a professional and neat work area. oResponsible for staging, installing, set-up, testing and de-staging of production, repair and overhaul engines. oTroubleshoot engines and cell systems. oOperate test cell instrumentation and uses computer network systems, as well as test units as described in the Test Instruction oAccept or reject test units based on calculated test data and results. oPerforms work according to procedures, specifications and test instructions.
Preferred Skills and Experience: oComplete training in the staging, installation, removal and de-staging of Propulsion engines. oA & P license strongly desired. o5 years of aerospace engines experience is a plus. oKnowledge of pressure, temperature and flow measurement devices; mechanical and electrical systems; Propulsion engines. oStrong mathematical, basic computer, problem solving and decision making skills, and strong written and verbal communication skills. oThe ability to work independently or as part of a team, meet aggressive schedules, operate and understand readouts on standard cell instrumentation: CRT screens, Daytronics & amp; Vibration Analyzer, and make full use of computer network systems. oRepetitive assembly operations, grasping, standing, lifting, bending, pulling, pushing, stooping, stretching, and carrying are generally required to perform the functions of this position. oMust be able to lift up to 25lbs. unassisted
EDUCATION: High School Diploma or GED Minimum of 2 years of experience working on Aircraft or Rocket engines
WORK HOURS: 50 hrs. /week Split Shift - Night 3:45 PM - 2:15 AM Must be able to work all shifts and available for overtime and weekends as needed.
MISCELLANEOUS: Ability to travel to different sites, as needed.
343 MAIN ST
EL SEGUNDO, CA 90245