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Located in Parsippany , NJ

Salary: $40-55K/ Year


Location: Montville, NJ

Pay: $40-55K/Year

Hours: 4-Day Work Week – Monday-Thursday (6:00AM-4:30PM), OT available


Position Profile

As a Technician on our space production team, you will assist in the assembly, calibration, and testing of solenoid valves used on rockets. Our valves play a key role in mission critical functions such as first-stage attitude control thrust generation, pneumatic stage separation, fuel pressurization, and engine ignition.

At our state-of-the-art heated and air-conditioned manufacturing facility in Montville, NJ, you’ll work with our cross-functional production and engineering team to achieve quality and on-time delivery goals. By completing our Space Technician Training Program, you’ll be well positioned to succeed in your new role and get on a defined path for continued growth in the operations organization.




Your overall responsibility will be to ensure that the products you build perform their intended functions reliably. You must be able to complete work as directed, in compliance with internal processes. Specific responsibilities include:

  • Product Assembly
    • Set up and operate assembly tools (e.g., standard hand tools, micrometers, calipers)
    • Assemble products per written procedures and/or schematics
    • Perform visual inspections
  • Product Test
    • Set up and operate test equipment (e.g., multimeters, pressure gauges and transducers, flow meters)
    • Operate high pressure nitrogen and helium test equipment
    • Conduct functional testing of valve products and record results
    • Troubleshoot and rework products
  • Issue Resolution
    • Manage or escalate issues impacting assembly and test, communicating with other technicians and team lead as necessary
    • Identify and document non-conformances
    • Participate in corrective action resolution
  • Tool and Equipment Maintenance
    • Maintain all hand tools in clean working condition
    • Notify supervisor of any equipment that requires repair
    • Assist with testing equipment maintenance and/or repair

Minimum Qualifications

  • Effective verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills
  • Demonstrated mechanical aptitude
  • Meticulous attention to detail
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and follow procedures
  • Computer literate, with basic PC skills and familiarity with Microsoft Office
  • 1+ years aerospace/mechanical/automotive experience is beneficial but not required
  • High school diploma or equivalent, technical/trade school preferred
  • Compensation based on experience.

Benefits of working with Express:

  • Medical, dental and vision benefits
  • Disability Insurance
  • Access to over 200+ Northern NJ companies who do not always post online and offer multiple shifts!
  • Express has placed 2,378 people in jobs so far this year!
  • Opportunities with career growth
  • ExpressLEARN –an educational program featuring a variety of flexible courses in high-demand fields. These 100+ online, mobile-friendly courses are developed for busy, people like you, enabling you to build your knowledge at home or on-the-go.
  • Employee Assistance Program
    • 24-hour phone line
    • Face-to-face/Phone/Web consultations.
    • Work and Life Services such as childcare and eldercare assistance, financial services, legal services
  • NJ Paid Sick Leave
  • Referral Bonus Program




Express Office: Parsippany
140 Littleton Road
Suite 110
Parsippany, NJ 07054
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