Propulsion Tech.

Santa Clara, California /
Engineers – Propulsion Engineer /
Momentus is seeking a high-performing, diligent Propulsion Technician who will serve as a key
member of a close knit diverse team to support development and production of reaction control
system thrusters (RCS).

Key Responsibilities

    • Read, follow, and understand mechanical and fluid system drawings, assembly procedures, and schematics
    • Support facility buildup and test equipment upgrades
    • Assist in the operation of propulsion test fixtures
    • Perform troubleshooting of vacuum systems, fluid systems, or electrical test subsystems
    • Work with design engineers and test engineers to improve quality of test results and test hardware
    • Provide feedback to engineers regarding issues during trouble shootings, assemblies, and testings.

Preferred Experience

    • Minimum of 1-year experience as a technician in a laboratory or production environment.
    • Assembly, test and operation of mechanical systems and the ability to build and maintain vacuum or fluid systems with valves, regulators, pressure vessels, turbopumps, roughing pumps, and vacuum chambers.
    • Experience with fluidic system connections, including installing, leak checking, proof testing.
    • Experience with clean room standards.
    • Aerospace experience working with flight hardware preferred.


    • Position is open to AA degrees or equivalent in training, experience, or certifications
Proven ability to produce in high tempo work environments is critical to this role. Strong references and a history of positive working relationships will be key for successful applicant.  A friendly disposition and a proven strong work ethic are also key.

This position is open to US citizens and permanent residents.