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Stratolaunch, LLC Aircraft Maintenance & Systems Technician in Mojave, California

Position Summary

Stratolaunch is developing an air-launch platform to contribute to high-speed research and development. The goal of Stratolaunch is to use the air-launch platform for enabling technologies that may not exist otherwise. Stratolaunch has the potential for creating technology development opportunities for commercial, philanthropic, and governmental organizations to collect rich and actionable data and drive advancements in science, research, and technology.

The individual operating in this capacity will be responsible for troubleshooting, fabrication, installation and maintenance of carrier aircraft systems and components. As Stratolaunch expands our program base this person may be tasked to other, new projects and in the development vehicles requiring the skills, knowledge and abilities utilized on this current project.

ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Troubleshooting, fabrication, installation and maintenance of carrier aircraft systems and components Including:

  • Fuel systems and components

  • Hydraulic systems and components

  • Pneumatic systems and components

  • Electrical systems and components

  • Engine systems and components

  • Airframe and aircraft structures

  • Operate all power tools and equipment necessary to accomplish job assignment

  • Complete all required installation maintenance records in an accurate and timely manner

  • Interpret and work in accordance with written work instructions, technical manuals, engineering drawings, blueprints, schematics

  • Operate related ground handling equipment utilized to service the aircraft

QUALIFICATIONS

  • 3+ years of experience in aircraft systems troubleshooting, fabrication, installation and maintenance preferred, Including:

  • Fuel systems and components

  • Hydraulic systems and components

  • Pneumatic systems and components

  • Electrical systems and components

  • Engine systems and components

  • Airframe and aircraft structures

  • A strong understanding of the importance of FOD control and tool control

  • Detail oriented – strong attention to detail

  • Knowledge of lean manufacturing philosophies and tools a plus.

  • Personnel safety mentality – not just work safely, but promote a culture of safety

  • Honesty, responsibility, accuracy, integrity and fulfillment of commitments

  • Ability to problem solve and adapt quickly to changing priorities

  • Ability to work independently, responsible, take the initiative

  • Physically able to handle items weighing up to 50 lbs.

  • Other duties as determined/assigned by management

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE

  • Current A & P license preferred

  • 3+ years of experience in aircraft systems fabrication installation and maintenance preferred

Special remarks regarding work environment, if applicable

  • This position is located in Mojave, Ca.

  • This position may require travel to offsite locations depending on aircraft dispatch location

Special remarks regarding work environment, if applicable

  • This position is located in Mojave, CA

Applicants must be a US citizen or Green Card holder to be considered for this role.

Stratolaunch is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity at our company. We encourage people from all walks of life to apply, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other characteristic protected by law. Our management team does not tolerate discrimination or harassment at any point during our employees’ and applicants’ time with us, especially with respect to recruitment, hiring, placement, promotion, transfer, training, compensation, benefits, employee activities, and general treatment during employment.

Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law:

https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf

Job Category: Operations

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