Montage Technicus (Assembly Technician) – Dawn Aerospace – Delft

  • Delft

Dawn Aerospace

As a technician, you play an important role in the production and testing of Dawn’s satellite propulsion hardware and will carry out a range of specialist tasks in our workshop and cleanroom facilities. All systems are assembled, integrated and tested in-house.


  • Receive and inspect incoming items.
  • Assemble propulsion components from a schematic or drawing, including tanks, piping, valves, regulators, sensors, gauges, electronics, electrical wiring, etc.
  • Integrate components and (sub)assemblies into a propulsion system.
  • Building test setups and handling of measurement equipment.
  • Preparation and execution of hardware tests on component and (sub)system level, independently or with support from other technicians.
  • Integration of the propulsion system into the customer spacecraft.
  • Optimizing of AIT documentation like integration procedures, test procedures and test reports.
  • Collaborate with engineering and quality to ensure all production data is accurate and complete.
  • Travel to customer facilities for integration and support should be expected, as well as travel to our New-Zealand facilities for knowledge transfer.


  • Experience in hands-on mechanical assembly activities.
  • Experience with mechanical assembly tools and pressure testing equipment.
  • Experience with crimping and soldering.
  • Experience with basic measurement tools such as multimeters and oscilloscopes.
  • Ability to read technical drawings and assembly instructions.
  • Being able to work effectively in collaborative team environments and by yourself.
  • Adapting to change quickly and positively.

About Dawn Aerospace

Our mission is to accelerate the next generation of space users with scalable and sustainable ways to deliver the things they care about from Earth to Space, and from Space to everywhere else. We’re building a spaceplane, a cutting-edge launch vehicle that combines the performance of a rocket with the rapid reusability and economic model of an aircraft. We’re also the fastest-growing supplier of green propulsion systems for satellites in the world. Our turnkey systems manoeuvre satellites in space and deorbit them at the end of their lifetimes.

Apply for this Job


For security reasons background checks will be undertaken prior to any employment offers being made to an applicant. These checks will include nationality checks as it is a requirement of this position that you be eligible to access export controlled information.

Lees hier meer