Launch Equipment Test Facility (LETF) Senior Technician

Job Locations US-FL-Kennedy Space Center, FL
Job Post Information* : Posted Date 2 months ago(3/26/2024 6:12 PM)
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 Launch Equipment Test Facility Senior Aerospace Technician



Be the Difference


Astrion offers comprehensive services that boost preparedness, optimize performance, and ensure success across various domains, from Cyber to Digital, Mission and Systems, servicing our nation's Civilian, Defense and Space communities. We support customers with Centers of Excellence in Washington DC, Huntsville, AL and Burlington, MA with an additional 36 locations across the U.S.


Astrion has an exciting opportunity for a Launch Equipment Test Facility Senior Aerospace Technician, 2nd Shift for the LASSO II contract, supporting the Space Division.

**This position is currently funded for one year.**




The ideal candidate must demonstrate a competent level of proficiency with experience and ability to work in a crew and to perform tasks with little supervision. Technician classifications shall be mechanical, pneumatic, fluids, & test related.  While working in a team environment, assist in the application of engineering principles in creating, testing, and modifying mechanical equipment, support systems, and/or other duties as assigned. Needs to be able to read and understand schematics, drawings, and work instructions. Also perform maintenance and operations of LETF equipment and systems. Having experience in Launch Vehicle Umbilical Plate mating is a plus and also having a willingness to learn from experienced staff technicians is a must.


LOCATION: Kennedy Space Center, Florida

JOB STATUS: Fulltime




  • High school diploma with a minimum of 10 years relevant experience.
  • Current U.S. Citizenship is required.



  • Ability to use computers and printers used for work instructions, viewing drawings & specifications, producing reports, time keeping, and schedules.
  • Experience using a variety of equipment used in fabrication and testing, including common hand tools, measurement instruments, torque wrenches, etc.
  • Forklifts 6K-30K, JLG, scissor lifts, jib hoist, and overhead cranes.



  • Will be required work both inside and outside throughout the LETF complex.
  • Position may require the individual to travel to different areas at KSC.
  • Walking on uneven terrain including paved areas, gravel/rocks, and dirt/sand is required to access various locations on the facility.
  • Climbing ladders, platforms, and accessing confined spaces may be necessary.
  • All work must be completed in a safe manner in accordance with NASA and company safety standards.
  • Will be required to wear safety shoes, hard hat, eye protection, fall protection, and other associated personal protective equipment.
  • Position may involve extended periods of sitting or standing and working at heights.
  • Physical requirements include sitting, walking, standing, extensive use of stairs, and access to elevated and/or remote structures.
  • Position is located at a hazardous testing facility, must be able to quickly evacuate buildings in the event of an emergency.
  • This is a temporary second shift position with work hours between Monday-Saturday.
  • Position may require occasional overtime including weekend work depending on task.
  • Must be dependable and punctual.
  • Shift work will be required.


What We Offer

  • Competitive salaries
  • Continuing education assistance
  • Professional development allotment
  • Multiple healthcare benefits packages
  • 401K with employer matching
  • Paid time off (PTO) along with a federally recognized holiday schedule


Who We Are


At Astrion, we innovate, elevate, and shape the world of tomorrow. At our core is our purpose to “Be the Difference”. This means we encourage our employees to take action and be the driving force for positive change. We foster an environment where innovative solutions flourish and our company continuously evolves.


We have a culture of care, empathy, and making a tangible difference within our organization and communities. We embrace continuous learning, growth, and innovation, and pushing the boundaries of what’s possible. We promote collaboration and empowering our teams is at the core of our success.


Join Astrion and Be the Difference in your career and the world!


Astrion is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibit discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws.


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