Responsibilities and Qualifications
- Produce components by assembling parts and subassemblies
- Prepare work to be completed by studying assembly instructions, blueprint specifications and parts lists; gather parts, subassemblies, tools and materials
- Assemble components by examining for correct fit; fastening parts and subassemblies
- Check work after completion of each operation and sign off paperwork ensuring work was completed per instructions
- Keep equipment operational by completing preventative maintenance requirements
- Report any part, assembly or equipment defects to the Supervisor or Manager immediately
- Maintain safe and clean work environment by complying with company standard procedures, rules and regulations
- Document actions by completing production and quality forms
- Communicate with other departments to maintain work flow and delivery
- Minimum 5 years assembly experience, preferably with aircraft or helicopters
- High school diploma; some college preferred
- Knowledge of manufacturing and the ability to ensure that quality processes and procedures are followed
- Experience with power tools, hand tools and calibrated tools (torque wrenches, calipers, & scales)
- Must be able to lift 50 pounds and stand for 6 to 8 hours a day
- Must be able to climb ladders and work in tight spaces
To conform to U.S. Government space technology export regulations, applicant 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.
Bigelow Aerospace was founded in 1999. Our headquarters are located in North Las Vegas, Nevada.
Our mission is to provide affordable destinations serving many diverse uses and customers, whether those destinations are located in low Earth orbit, deep space or on a foreign body.
In 2006 and 2007, we successfully launched and deployed Genesis I and II. On April 8, 2016 we launched the BEAM, Bigelow Expandable Activity Module, on contract with NASA to the International Space Station. The BEAM is a technology demonstrator to promote the viability of expandable habitat technology.