0-1 years of experience
Concerned about your lack of experience? Learn More...
Employment Type:
Full time
Job Category:
See more jobs for students and recent grads who studied:
164637, Propulsion Test Technician-CA
Chipton-Ross, Inc. | Mojave, California
Tell Us More About Your Job Preferences
By telling us what you think of this job, we can help find jobs that match your interests. If you want to see more jobs like this, click on the smiley face. Or if this job isn't what you are looking for, click the frowny face. Learn More...

Follow This Company

Job Description

Chipton-Ross is seeking Propulsion Test Technician located in Mojave, CA

Seeking a Propulsion Technician for 1st shift to include flexibility of working shift 2nd Shift (4:00pm-1:30am) with experience within aircraft and rocket testing. This role is for a hands-on person with great attention to detail and excellent people skills. This is a full-time position at Client's aerospace propulsion test facilities in Mojave, California.


"Fabricate and install test site equipment.

"Stage, set up, assemble, test and install flight hardware.

"Collaborate with production engineers to develop and document activities.

"Troubleshoot issues as needed.

"Read, interpret and work from free form drawings as well as from controlled documentation and processes.

Basic Qualifications

"Position is scheduled for 1st shift to include flexibility of working shift 2nd Shift (4:00pm-1:30am)

"High school diploma or GED required.

"1-5 years prior experience in propulsion production is required and/or prior internship completed with Client


Preferred Skills and Experience

"Certifications or similar within aerospace, aviation or automotive.

"Graduated from a technical college or other recognized apprenticeship.

"Experience in the aerospace industry, aviation, military or other high-reliability operating environment preferred.

"Experience with pressure, temperature and flow measurement devices; mechanical and electrical systems; Propulsion engines.

"Experience with liquid rocket fabrication and assembly.

"Experience with pneumatic/hydraulic system fabrication.

"Able to use precision calibrated tools - torque wrenches, micrometers and calipers.

"Skill in operating and manipulating machinery and various hand and power tools requiring manual dexterity.

"Ability to determine and obtain correct type and size fasteners.

"Ability to read, understand and follow detailed schematics, drawings and instructions.

"Ability to check work after completion of each operation in job and/or completed job to ensure it is complete per drawing.

"Experience with forklifts, cranes and heavy equipment is a plus.

"Strong mathematical, basic computer, problem solving and decision making skills, and strong written and verbal communication skills.

"Ability to work within a team environment.

* The Employer retains the right to change or assign other duties to this position.

Physical and/or Additional Requirements

"Will be required to drive his/her own insured vehicle onto test site.

"Must be able to work 1st shift to include flexibility of working shift 2nd Shift (4:00pm-1:30am) and/or all shifts and available for overtime as well as weekends when needed.

"Must be able to stand for extended periods - 8 hours min.

"Must be able to stoop, bend, crawl, and being able to maneuver in tight spaces.

"Physically able to handle items weighing up to 30lbs (unassisted).

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Chipton-Ross is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities/Women/Individuals with Disabilities/Protected Veterans.


Emmanuel Morgan at emorgan@chiptonross.com


343 Main Street

El Segundo, CA 90245

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x239 or (800) 927-9318 x239

About Chipton-Ross, Inc.

Chipton-Ross is a prominent leader in the placement of contract labor services and permanent employee positions. Since the company was established in 1983, Chipton-Ross has become a Tier 1 supplier of labor services. It is recognized as one of the top 500 woman-owned businesses in the nation and has received numerous awards for outstanding services to the staffing industry. Chipton-Ross can attribute its success to the belief that there is Power in People. This belief has helped to create a highly supportive and unique team environment of non-commissioned recruiters and a professional operations and payroll staff who work congruently to share resources and provide the best possible service to clients, job seekers, and employees. This cooperation, which extends to the company's extensive internal database and vendor management system, makes it possible for Chipton-Ross to exceed both client and applicant expectations. These resources, headquartered in El Segundo California, near Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), are also supported by key facilities in Charleston, SC and Newport News, VA, along with a team of remote office staffing professionals spread throughout the country. Utilizing a unique corporate culture and innovative business approach, and with your help reinforcing the Power of People, Chipton-Ross will continue to be a dominant supplier of Engineering, IT, Manufacturing, Professional, and Administrative contract labor services and permanent placement.

This company profile was created by AfterCollege and is about Chipton-Ross, Inc.. This page is not endorsed by or affiliated with Chipton-Ross, Inc.. For questions regarding company profiles, please email: care@aftercollege.com.