Working as part of the Electron Vehicle Team, you will have the opportunity to work on a new launch vehicle using state of the art manufacturing and production techniques.
We need your expertise in running and maintaining our Eastman plotter, you will need to have to be capable of reverse engineering parts to file coupled with extensive experience working with pre-preg composite fibre.
Rocket Lab offers the opportunity to work in a very dynamic, fast pace environment where everyone on the team is working to the same goal.
Establish fibre quantities and a database by creating Rocket Lab€™s composite part plotter files
Operate and maintain Rocket Lab€™s Eastman plotter
Reverse engineering parts to file€¢ Working with pre-preg composite fibre
Preparation of kit packs for manufacturing
Keep workspace clean and tidy to maintain the integrity of the part being built for spaceflight application - it is vital that the work area is tidy at all times
Please Note : This role will involve some heavy lifting and overtime will be required on occasion to achieve deadlines
Previous experience in a similar position
1+ years pre-preg laminating experience
Take pride in delivering work to the highest standard
Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
A solid grasp of applied maths
A problem solver with a proactive, enthusiastic, creative and open approach to learning
Capable of working as part of a team as well as autonomously
The ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines
Heavy emphasis on achievement and details € getting things done efficiently, effectively and to the highest quality standards
The ability to take a flexible approach and to adapt to change quickly
Have tenacity, a can-do attitude and the ability to think quickly and make accurate judgements.
A passion for building composite materials for space