Automotive Technician

Company Details

Opening fair and affordable access to space.

Rocket Factory Augsburg AG (RFA) is a young international space startup. It was founded in 2018 as a spin-off of the OHB Group on the belief that daily space travel will revolutionize space service and the way we can improve life on earth. RFA is developing small launcher solutions for low-cost access to space in a unique setup. If you want to be part of this NewSpace adventure pioneering space? Then join our journey and apply for our permanent and internship positions.

Our international and agile team is searching for a motivated automotive technician (f/m/d) to join our special-projects rocketry team. This is a rare opportunity allowing you to be involved in demanding prototyping efforts in a NewSpace environment. You will work in a dedicated, dynamic, and international environment that aims for excellence by creating high-performance engineering solutions while keeping production costs at an absolute minimum.

Your Tasks

  • Assembling of complex rocket propulsion components and test equipment
  • Perform tests and develop mechanical prototypes
  • Repairments on engines and gearboxes
  • Assembling, adjusting, disassembling, and repairing components and systems
  • Modification of components, e.g. cutting, bending, or turning
  • Error analysis on electrical, electronic, pneumatic, and hydraulic components
  • Create technical documentation

Your Qualifications

  • Completed training in a metal profession such as Industrial mechanic, automotive technician, commercial vehicle mechatronics technician, agricultural machinery mechanic, construction machinery mechanic, or a comparable qualification
  • Professional experience as a motor vehicle mechanic/mechatronics technician
  • Practical, hands-on experience from electrical or mechanical projects (through university, personal or other)
  • Fluent English oral and written (all day-to-day activities are performed in English)
  • You are able to learn and adapt quickly to new equipment or working methods
  • You work independently, in a structured and proactive manner
  • The ability to work in a team and a high level of social competence round off your profile

We offer

  • Exciting and challenging NewSpace environment
  • Start-Up atmosphere: join the international RFA family
  • Flexible working hours
  • Stay healthy and enjoy our free fruit baskets
  • We will make sure to not run out of coffee
  • Free parking also for your bike
  • Easy and fast connections in the heart of Augsburg
  • Regular company events like Friday after work
  • Self-organized after-work sport activities

Become part of our international team and take your professional and personal development to a new level. Please apply only via our online tool.

Tagged as: industrial mechanic, automotive technician, commercial vehicle mechatronics technician, agricultural machinery mechanic, construction machinery mechanic

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