Virgin Galactic www.VirginGalactic.com is on track to become the world’s first privately funded commercial space line. It is dedicated to becoming a world leader in sub-orbital commercial space tourism with a longer term vision to develop other space technologies that have the potential to open space to significantly more people and users. If you are looking for a challenging opportunity that will ignite your passion for designing cool and innovative products, are exceptionally creative, are a great problem solver and can make things happen - apply today!
The Virgin Galactic organization has a relaxed and informal culture that encourages individuality and innovation. You will be motivated, enterprising and enthusiastic. Company culture is such that you need to be able to “check your ego at the door,” be a self-starter and possess a sense of humility. You will work well under commercial pressure and thrive on being given challenges and responsibility. You will communicate clearly and be confident and persuasive. You will have a high level of integrity and understand the need of complete confidentiality.
Who you are
Virgin Galactic (VG) is seeking a Regulatory Compliance Officer/Maintenance Inspector with extensive experience working and complying with Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) regulations, along with a strong background in aircraft line maintenance and inspection. This is a full-time position at Virgin Galactic’s Mojave, CA test flight facility with permanent relocation to Virgin Galactic’s base of operations, Spaceport America/ Las Cruces, NM.
You will be responsible for supporting daily regulatory and quality compliance to FAA and company requirements to ensure safe operations of the spaceline vehicles, as well as providing day-to-day support of the maintenance team through inspections and hands-on assistance with maintenance activities. This role coordinates with vehicle maintenance, supply chain, engineering, GSE, facilities and flight operations to properly support all facets of the VG Technical Operations group. The Regulatory Compliance Officer/ Maintenance Inspector is expected to apply professional experience, knowledge, and guidance to help resolve complex problems.
*The Employer retains the right to change or assign other duties to this position.
Virgin Galactic is an Equal Opportunity Employer; employment with Virgin Galactic 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, marital status, mental or physical disability or any other legally protected status.