Launch Pad Technician

Relativity Space

Relativity Space

Cape Canaveral, FL, USA
Posted on Saturday, August 5, 2023

Company Overview:

A rocket company at the core, Relativity Space is on a mission to become the next great commercial launch company. Meeting the needs of a growing demand for space infrastructure, our rockets will revolutionize how we connect and communicate on Earth by getting satellites to space. We have developed a vertically integrated technology platform in which we leverage additive manufacturing, artificial intelligence, and autonomous robotics to 3D print rockets. Our unique approach enables rapid product iteration, allowing us to push the boundaries of what's possible today and unlock the full potential of 3D printing for tomorrow. Join us on this extraordinary journey, as we work together to transform our vision into reality.


As a Launch Pad Technician, you will be in the forefront of creating a world class orbital launch site. In order to be successful in this role. Ideally, you are someone who can come into a fast paced, aerospace environment, having completed difficult projects while collaborating effectively across various groups. The ability to perform work at the highest quality with minimal direction is key.

What you’ll do:

Work closely with the Pad team and engineering to build and operate Relativities next launch pad.

What you need to know:

  • Strong attention to detail, desire to solve problems, and drive to resolve technical issues
  • Must possess a strong work ethic, prove ability to follow direction, and meet expectations
  • Good verbal and written communication skills and ability to interface with software systems, databases, and Microsoft Office Suite
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule that includes early mornings, late evenings, weekends, holidays and overnights as needed
  • Must be able to lift 40-lbs
  • High School Diploma or Equivalent
  • Ability to operate hand tools (drills, band saw, grinders, mag drill, etc.)
  • Ability to operate heavy equipment (forklift, reach-lift, man-lift, etc.)
  • Ability to trouble shoot and problem solve electrical, mechanical, and/or plumbing systems

Nice to haves but not required:

  • Experience operating pressurized systems
  • Experience with cryogenics (tanker offloading and operating systems)
  • Experience with lifting and crane operations
  • Experience as a technician, mechanic, or carpenter a plus
  • Experience with general facility maintenance
  • Experience/knowledge in constructions/demolition activities
  • Ability to operate heavy equipment (forklift, reach-lift, man-lift, etc.)
  • Ability to trouble shoot and problem solve electrical, mechanical, and/or plumbing systems

Relativity Space offers competitive salary and equity, a generous vacation policy, an annual L&D stipend and more!

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

The below-range represents Relativity Space’s current good-faith pay scale for this role. Relativity Space reserves the right to modify or update this range at any time.

Compensation is only one part of our entire total rewards package. To see some of the benefits & perks we offer, please visit here: https://px.sequoia.com/relativityspace
Hiring Range:
$24.52$28.16 USD