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About Rocket Lab
Rocket Lab is the global leader in small satellite launch. Our mission is to open access to space to improve life on Earth. There are endless possibilities for what we can achieve with better access to space, and that access is now a reality thanks to Rocket Lab. Collaboration is at our core - every idea is heard, and everyone makes a difference. Teams are nimble, decisions are made quickly, and we are action-oriented.

While other companies talk about it, we do it!
  
About the role
The Precision Cleaning Technician is a member of the Mechanical Production Team, but is specifically focused on the precision cleaning of components for the Electron launch vehicle.

You will be hands on, working with tools, equipment and/or facilities to build, launch or test Rocket Lab launch vehicles or components.

The technician needs to be able to work autonomously, but also able to assist others where necessary. Cleaning standards and processes as set out by the company are to be followed at all times.

Your responsibilities contribute to the overall production and launch schedule.
  
**Essential skills
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  • Must be able to demonstrate 2+ years of relevant industry experience

**Desirable skills
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  • Trade qualified in relevant industry
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • The ability to work effectively in a team environment as well as autonomously
  • Able to read, understand and follow manufacturing instructions and drawings
  • A high work ethic, always seeking more responsibility. 
  • Takes initiative
  • Remains calm under pressure
  • Computer literate, and comfortable using smartphones and tablets

Rocket Lab Employee Benefits:

  • The opportunity to work on innovative and ground breaking technology
  • Access to world leading experts to develop your career
  • Unlimited barista coffee, fruit and snacks
  • Rocket Lab merchandise – T-shirts, mission patches etc.
  • Discounted health insurance with Southern Cross
  • Additional parental leave entitlements
  • A vibrant team culture with social activities throughout the year
  • An employee stock option scheme

If the above is aligned and you would like to know more, apply now for a confidential chat and full position description! 

Important Information 
For security reasons background checks will be undertaken prior to any employment offers being made to an applicant.  These checks will include nationality checks as it is a requirement of this position that you be eligible to access equipment and data regulated by the United States' International Traffic in Arms Regulations.  Under these Regulations, you may be ineligible for this role if you do not hold citizenship of Australia, Japan, New Zealand, Switzerland, the European Union or a country that is part of NATO, or if you hold ineligible dual citizenship or nationality.  For more information on these Regulations, click here http://www.pmddtc.state.gov/regulations\_laws/itar.html.

Rocket Lab
Rocket Lab

New Zealand, Auckland

Posted 2 months ago

Job offer closed

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