Company Overview
Millennium Space Systems, A Boeing Company delivers affordable, high-performance space systems for exacting customers. Here you will be part of a close-knit team working on exciting technological problems. We work in an open environment where ideas are shared across all disciplines, and there are ample opportunities for advancement based on excellence. Superstars are welcome.

At Millennium, we innovate and collaborate to make the world a better place. From the seabed to outer space, you can contribute to work that matters with a company where diversity, equity, and inclusion are core values. We're committed to fostering an environment for every teammate that's welcoming, respectful and inclusive, with great opportunity for professional growth. Find your future with us.

This position's internal job code is Environmental Test Tech. Our team is currently hiring for grade 24.

Job Summary
As an Environmental Test Technician, you will set up and execute environmental tests including vibration, shock, thermal vacuum, and thermal cycling for components, subsystems, and satellite products. A successful candidate for this role will demonstrate integrity, intellectual curiosity, empathy, technical capability, and a strong motivation to support the environmental test resource.


  • Execute environmental tests of space flight hardware using a variety of specialized equipment and tools, including: electrodynamic shakers, thermal vacuum chambers, thermal cycling chambers, torque wrenches, adhesives, etc.
  • Install and operate test instrumentation and other specialized test equipment, including: accelerometers, thermocouples, etc.
  • Interpret engineering drawings, specifications, assembly procedures, test procedures, etc.
  • Work with engineering to define and refine standard operating procedures
  • Record, prepare, organize, and deliver test data, run logs, and other relevant documentation for inclusion in final test reports
  • Maintain environmental test lab equipment, perform resource 5S activities, etc.
  • As required, oversee testing at outside test facilities
  • Support initiatives to maintain safe operations, ensure product quality, reduce lead time/labor hours, etc. through environmental test

Minimum Qualifications

  • 2+ years experience working in a test environment
  • Available to work shifted or alternate work schedule when required
  • Ability to maintain an organized, clean workspace
  • Demonstrated ability to collaborate with peers
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Some travel may be required

Preferred Qualifications

  • 5+ years of relevant experience, preferably in the aerospace industry
  • Experience with thermal, vibration, EMI/EMC, shock, TVAC and/or acoustic testing
  • Experience working in cleanrooms with ESD sensitive components
  • Experience working with test automation equipment (i.e. power supplies, DAQs, etc.)
  • Industry certification, Trade School training, and/or Military experience 
  • Experience working with Atlassian products such as Jira and Confluence
  • Ability to obtain Clearance
  • Ability to travel
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

Please note that the salary information shown below is a general guideline only of what is reasonably expected to be paid for the position. Salaries are based upon candidate experience and qualifications, as well as market and business considerations.

Summary Pay-Range

  • Grade 24: $27.32/hr - $43.73/hr

Benefits and Perks
Millennium Space Systems offers a very competitive benefits package to include medical, dental, vision, and 401k plan.  Relocation assistance to Southern California can be provided. 

Before applying, please note:
Millennium is DDTC-registered, ITAR-compliant Company. This position is located at a facility that requires special access. Applicants MUST be U.S. citizens and eligible for a security clearance. Additionally, applicants must be willing to apply for and maintain a security clearance. We are proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. We encourage veterans, disabled veterans and disabled individuals to apply for any open position for which they feel they are qualified.

This is an hourly position governed by Labor Union Carpenters Local 721 Collective Bargaining agreement.

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Millennium Space Systems
United States,
Posted 15d ago
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