Belcan Solid Rocket Motor Operator in Sacramento, California

Solid Rocket Motor Operator

Job Number: 219977

Category: Aerospace

Description: Rocket Motor Operator


You will process and assemble solid propellant motors, components, subassemblies, and assemblies


• Set up and operate solid propellant processing equipment used in oxidizer and fuel preparation, propellant, mixing and casting

• Weigh up, mix, and dispense propellant ingredients, restriction, and liner materials

• Assist Mechanics Solid Propellant Development/Fabrication of motors, components, assemblies

• Perform assembly operations such as fitting and aligning parts to required tolerances which encompass the installation of nozzles, closures, igniters, and other related hardware

• Set up for, and pressure check motor assemblies and/or components

• Set up and operate equipment to line and insulate motor chambers

• Perform exterior coating operations utilizing required tooling and equipment

• May prepare specimens such as propellant, liner, etc.

• Paints and stencils chambers and shipping containers

• Maintain and sign off records on completion of work

• Perform necessary rework at the same level of difficulty described herein

• In performance of work operations described herein, utilize hand, power tools, precision measuring instruments, balances, and scales

• Works with missing, blending, grinding equipment, processing equipment, jigs, and fixtures


• High School graduate or 3 months of Assembly or Mechanical experience

• Employees that complete training in this classification, will progress to Operator, Solid Rocket Motor A after 2 years of accumulated service


• 4 positions currently open

• Even though this is a direct hire position, our client expects the position to last only 6 months

• There is a slight possibility the employee could be retained longer, but ultimately the Sacramento manufacturing operations will be moving to the Huntsville, AL and Camden (there is also a slight opportunity there will be an opportunity to relocate in the future but this is NOT a guarantee)

Requirements: Belcan is a leading provider of qualified personnel to many of the world's most respected enterprises. We offer excellent opportunities for contract/temporary, temp-to-hire, and direct assignments in the technical, IT, professional, clerical, and light industrial fields. We are the employer of choice for thousands worldwide. Our overriding goal is to provide quality staffing solutions that help people, organizations, and communities succeed. Belcan is a team-driven Equal Opportunity Employer committed to workforce diversity. For more information, please visit our website at

Location: Sacramento , CA

Minimum Experience (yrs):

Required Education: High School Diploma


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