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Compliance Technician

Compliance Technician

Manufacturing and Production - Technicians and Trade Skills

SpaceX was founded under the belief that a future where humanity is out exploring the stars is fundamentally more exciting than one where we are not. Today SpaceX is actively developing the technologies to make this possible, with the ultimate goal of enabling human life on Mars.

Compliance Technician
Compliance Technicians will be responsible for regulatory requirements relating to OSHA, RCRA, EPA, and AS9100 requirements. This position is an integral part of our production team. Works with engineers, technicians and management daily to ensure our production facility can support our rapid pace of production, unparalleled in the industry.


  • Set up and maintain confined space entry permits (i.e., “sponge logs”)
  • Monitor confined spaces in accordance with OSHA regulations, including condition of occupants, air monitors, cameras, etc.
  • Maintain calibration and PM schedule for safety equipment
  • Maintain workplace organization standards


  • High school diploma or GED required
  • At least one year experience working in or around OSHA confined spaces.


  • Experience working in aerospace manufacturing environment.
  • Strong understanding of OSHA confined space requirements.
  • Basic understanding of handheld electronic air monitor operation and troubleshooting.
  • Strong understanding of safety programs and occupational safety hazard regulations and requirements.
  • Proficient with Word, PowerPoint and Excel. A demonstrated comfort with personal computers and willingness to learn specific software applications is preferred.
  • Ability to work independently with a strong work ethic, be innovative, detail oriented, possess initiative, be positive, and be people oriented.
  • Strong team building and communication skills. Ability to effectively communicate OSHA requirements to production groups.


  • Must be able to work all shifts and available for overtime and weekends as needed
  • Repetitive assembly operations, grasping, standing, lifting, bending, pulling, pushing, stooping, stretching, and carrying are generally required to perform the functions of this position
  • Must be able to lift up to 25lbs. unassisted
  • Ability to stand for extended periods (8 hrs)


  • To conform to U.S. Government space technology export regulations, applicant must be a U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident of the U.S., protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3), or eligible to obtain the required authorizations from the U.S. Department of State. Learn more about ITAR here.

SpaceX is an Equal Opportunity Employer; employment with SpaceX is governed on the basis of merit, competence and qualifications and will not be influenced in any manner by race, color, religion, gender, national origin/ethnicity, veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, mental or physical disability or any other legally protected status.

Applicants wishing to view a copy of SpaceX’s Affirmative Action Plan for veterans and individuals with disabilities, or applicants requiring reasonable accommodation to the application/interview process should notify the Human Resources Department at (310) 363-6000.

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