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Space Exploration Technologies Corp. Machine Maintenance Technician (Starlink) in Redmond, Washington

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.MACHINE MAINTENANCE TECHNICIAN (STARLINK)The Machine Maintenance Technician will be involved in solving equipment and tooling problems on a daily basis in order to improve SpaceX asset availability. SpaceX doesn't shut down production for maintenance, and instead we find ways to predict failures and perform the maintenance without interrupting production. This role will require you to work directly with the engineers and other technicians who design and build unique machines to solve critical problems.RESPONSIBILITIES: Maintain and repair all assets to ensure their proper operating conditionTroubleshoot, repair control devices such as PLCs, HMIs, CNC controlsTroubleshoot, repair and overhaul of mechanical systems like, pumps, chillers, gearboxes, etc.Perform work order repairs, inspections and adjustmentsProvide maintenance on various equipment: vacuum chambers, thermal chambers, CNC machines, production automation and controls equipment, tooling fixtures, and other industrial machineryDrive forklifts and company vehiclesPerform other related duties, as assigned, for the purpose of ensuring an efficient and effective work environmentBASIC QUALIFICATIONS:High school diploma or equivalency certificate2+ years of maintenance technician experience2+ years of experience with hydraulic, pneumatic, mechanical, and electrical repairPREFERRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:5+ years of maintenance technician experienceExtreme troubleshooting and problem-solving skill setsMillwright skills and abilities and industrial multi-craft and mechanical tradesExperience within the aerospace, automotive, semiconductor, or electronic fieldsAbility to read and interpret electrical, hydraulic and pneumatic schematics and drawingsAbility to write detailed repair reports (advanced MS Office skills)Experience with hand/power tools, forklifts, and other heavy equipmentLaser tracker or similar precision inspection experiencePLC programming and troubleshooting experienceAbility to maintain a safe and clean working environment while adhering to company policies, quality policies and industry standardsDetail oriented, organized, and demonstrate a high sense of urgencyAnalytic thinker that gets to the root of the problem and comes up with permanent solution to remedy the issueADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS:Valid Washington state driver's licenseAbility to stand up for up to 8 hours during the dayAbility to lift up to 25 lbs and work directly with the hardware on the floor while being comfortable stooping, bending, pulling, pushing, climbing and standing (including on lifts and ladders)Must be willing to work all shifts, overtime and weekends as neededITAR REQUIREMENTS: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 .Applicants wishing to view a copy of SpaceX's Affirmative Action Plan for veterans and individuals with disabilities, or applicants requiring reasonable accommodation to the application/interview process should notify the Human Resources Department at (310) 363-6000.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