Shop Assistant / Inventory Specialist

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  • Company Name SpaceWorks Enterprises

Job Description

SPACEWORKSAre you looking to take your career to new heights?At SpaceWorks Enterprises, we specialize in next-generation high-speed flight systems, human and robotic spacecraft, as well as entry, descent, & landing technologies. Our core competencies include conducting preliminary design of aerospace concepts, performing detailed multidisciplinary engineering analysis, developing commercial aerospace software, prototyping spacecraft hardware components, and conducting market and economic research within the aerospace industry. We serve clients from the Department of Defense, NASA, and the commercial sector.We are seeking a technician to work in our Innovation Center (Atlanta, GA). This position will be hourly full time and report to the Manager of Shop and Safety Operations.A DAY IN THE LIFE

  • Shop Assistant:
  • Help maintain work area in an orderly condition by returning tools, equipment and materials to storage areas.
  • Support engineering teams with fabrication, assembly, and test efforts.
  • Operate power tools, hand tools, and various measuring tools in support of prototyping efforts.
  • Service, troubleshoot, repair, inspect, and maintain equipment.
  • Ability to read, understand, and follow manufacturing drawings.
  • Inventory Management:
  • Follow inventory control procedures to ensure that part types and quantities are tracked accurately.
  • Conduct regular physical inventory counts and reconcile discrepancies.
  • Collaboration:
  • Collaborate with project managers, engineers, and other stakeholders to understand project requirements and timelines.
  • Communicate effectively with internal teams to provide updates on hardware development and inventory status.

WHAT WE OFFERAt SpaceWorks, we believe in cultivating a culture that offers the opportunity to grow both personally and professionally. It is our firm belief that work-life balance is critical to strong, happy, healthy employees. As we challenge what is possible and push the boundaries of innovation, we stand together as a team. Here you will find a community that is dedicated to our mission as well as your personal goals. Here are just a few of the benefits we offer to our full time employees –

  • Comprehensive healthcare coverage options including medical, telemedicine, vision, dental, long term disability, short term disability, health savings accounts, and flexible spending accounts
  • Time to reset – paid time off, paid holidays, and paid parental leave
  • 401k + company match, opportunities for bonuses, employee experience events throughout the year, employee assistance program, and more


  • Passion for aerospace
  • Ability to work in a safe manner in accordance with established operating procedures and practices.
  • Excellent organizational and problem-solving abilities
  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills
  • Must be U.S. Status


  • Experience maintaining an inventory system
  • A&P License
  • Experience welding
  • Experience with Mill and Lathe
  • Experience and ability to operate a forklift
  • Experience with procurement and vendor management
  • Experience with applying lean manufacturing principles, efficiency methods
  • Proficient with computers, the ability to use MS Office, shop floor management software (ERP/MES) and related programs

If this job description resonates with you, we encourage you to apply even if you don’t meet all the requirements above. We’re interested in getting to know you and what you bring to the table!Check out our website to learn more about us and apply so that we can learn more about you!SpaceWorks is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. We prohibit discrimination and harassment of any kind based on race, color, sex, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, genetic information, pregnancy, or any other protected characteristic as outlined by federal, state, or local laws.

Expected salary: Not Available

Location: Atlanta, GA

Job date: Fri, 29 Mar 2024 08:58:39 GMT

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