Robotic Laser Operator

Manufacturing and Test

DESCRIPTION:  As part of a small, passionate and accomplished team of experts, you will program and operate robotic laser processing machines to produce high-value aerospace components.  You will share in the team’s impact on all aspects of process and design engineers to characterize, improve, and document manufacturing processes and the resulting hardware quality. This position will directly impact the history of space exploration and will require your dedicated commitment and detailed attention towards safe and repeatable spaceflight.

  • Read and interpret engineering drawings
  • Jog and dry-run robot to set up processing
  • Operate and maintain fiber laser equipment
  • Robotic system programming, both at the machine control and with offline software
  • Provide manufacturing feedback to design engineers
  • Provide process improvement feedback to process engineers
  • Safely work within an industrial environment

  • Understanding of laser optics and processes such as cutting and welding, part set up, and servicing of power supply, chillers, process gas systems, and motion systems – including knowledge of laser safety practices
  • Experience in the operation and programming of robotic-based systems (online-coding and CAM)
  • Ability to read and interpret engineering drawings
  • Ability to set-up and precisely position large scale hardware
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.
  • U.S. citizen, permanent resident alien or otherwise able to review all export-controlled technical information
  • Must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident (current Green Card holder)

  • Kuka robotic language (KRL) online programming
  • Robotmaster offline CAM programming
  • Metallography:  ability to cut, mount, polish, etch, acquire images and perform hardness tests.  Ability to identify basic microstructure in a weld cross section.
  • Ability to operate manual machine tools (basic lathe, mill)
  • Crane operator/ lift coordinator experience
Blue Origin offers a phenomenal work environment and awesome culture with competitive salaries, benefits, 401K, and relocation.

Blue Origin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We will review all qualified applicants for consideration of employment without regard to age, race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, pregnancy, religion, or disabilities. Blue Origin prohibits any form of workplace harassment.