Black Sky Aerospace

Composites Technician

About Us

Black Sky Aerospace (BSA) is the leading Australian rocket launch company, providing innovative sovereign capability across the space and defence domains. Black Sky Aerospace designs, manufactures, tests, and operates sub-orbital sounding rockets across its Queensland-based facilities and launch ranges. Our technology enabled the first commercial launch in Australia, and we are now expanding our team to scale our operations to new heights. 

Job Description

As a Composites Technician, you will be responsible for:

  • Assembly, fabrication, and repairs for composite components
  • Manufacturing components to engineering specifications
  • Tracking, recording, and documenting of work orders
  • Maintaining a high level of workshop safety
  • Chemical and material inventory management
  • Working with design engineerings to evaluate designs for manufacturability

Why Work with Us?

  • Work in a fast-paced environment
  • Competitive remuneration package
  • Rockets are exhilarating! BSA perform regular launches from our range of sub-orbital launch sites
  • Work with a dynamic team, pushing the limits across a range of engineering disciplines
  • Gain experience in a wide range of skills

Criteria – Required

  • 2+ years of experience in a similar role
  • Experience working with various types of composites
  • Ability to obtain a National Security Clearance. This requires candidates to be Australian citizens
  • Ability to interpret manufacturing requirements from work orders and engineering drawings

Criteria – Desired

  • Experience with composite design
  • Experience working with international standards, such as ISO 9001, AS9100, and ASME Y14.5
  • Experience working with design engineering to evaluate designs for manufacturability

How To Apply

If you’re interested in applying for this position, please submit your resume and cover letter to [email protected] or apply below.