Facilities Master Plumber Technician

Relativity Space


Closed for applications


Long Beach, CA

Work type

full time


$42 - $54 an hour

Date posted

Mar 21, 2024

About the role

As a Facilities Master Plumber Technician, you will work with various internal and external teams on installing, maintaining, and troubleshooting our Plumbing equipment that supports our 3D autonomous manufacturing technology.  You will also support other facility operations and maintenance as needed.  Travel between Relativity factories, warehouses, and office in the Long Beach area will be required.

As a Facilities Master Plumber Technician at Relativity, you will be at the forefront of creating a world-class manufacturing site. You enjoy working with teams and can work autonomously to ensure project completion.  You have a strong background in the installing electrical equipment, troubleshooting, and construction management, and you have a passion for taking ideas and designs and making them a reality in the built environment.  You are a learner and doer at heart who continuously engages across technical and operations teams to achieve remarkable outcomes.  

  • Excellent working knowledge of wet & dry Piping Systems

  • Knowledge of local, state, and national plumbing codes that govern the installation and repair of plumbing systems.

  • Minimum 5+ years of experience in the construction industry working with Plumbing systems and other trades.

  • Experience troubleshooting Plumbing equipment.

  • Experience with Plumbing distribution, load balancing, single-line diagrams, design documentation, construction drawings, construction bid solicitation, contractor selection, construction management, field superintendent, permitting, QA/QC.

  • Experience with commissioning, operating, and maintenance of Plumbing systems.

  • Experience with grounding and bonding Plumbing systems.

  • Ability to read and interpret technical plans, blueprints, manufacturer’s instructions.

  • Ability to use tools of the trade, including pipe cutters, wrenches, snakes, and other plumbing-specific tools.

  • Ability to work with Engineers directly and to solve problems.

  • Demonstrated customer service excellence and ability to communicate highly effectively in verbal/written form with internal and external customers.

  • Must have strong interpersonal skills and ability to work in a team environment.

  • High organizational skills in managing multiple projects simultaneously.

  • Recognize and act on opportunities; maintain flexibility to adjust as requirements shift or constraints change.

  • Skills in installing and repairing pipes, fixtures, and other plumbing equipment for water distribution and wastewater disposal in residential, commercial, and industrial buildings.

About You:

  • Highschool Diploma

  • Basic welding skills to join pipes and fittings securely.

  • Experience maintaining and repairing Wet & Dry plumbing systems. 

  • Prior experience in maintenance, construction, and/or repair

  • Hand-eye coordination, strength, and the ability to work in cramped spaces.

  • Reliable transportation and the ability to complete assigned shifts.

  • Ability to lift and manipulate 50 pounds.

  • Work from heights at a minimum of 80feet.

  • Ability to work on ladders as well as squatting, stooping and/or kneeling with a tool belt.

  • Valid California state driver’s license and acceptable driving record required.

  • Willingness and ability to pass in-house Forklift certification, required

Nice to Haves, but Not Required:

  • Licensed Plumber 

  • Forklift certification, preferred.

Relativity Space offers competitive salary and equity, a generous vacation policy, an annual L&D stipend and more! 

About the Team: 

Relativity seeks a Facilities Master Plumber Technician - to join a rapidly growing space startup. Responsibilities will include supporting the Facility and Infrastructure Team with buildings and general facility maintenance, buildup, operations and miscellaneous tasks to support Relativity’s manufacturing facilities in Long Beach, CA. You will work closely with the Facility and Infrastructure Team to support any activity required to build out and maintain our manufacturing facilities. 

Company Overview: 

At Relativity Space, we have two audacious goals: to build the next great commercial launch company with Terran R and to become America's leading force in additive manufacturing innovation. Both contribute to our long-term vision of creating humanity’s industrial base on Mars, paving the way for interplanetary life to expand the possibilities of the human experience. This journey begins right here on Earth – where we design, build, and fly rockets to deliver customer payloads to orbit. Terran R, our medium-to-heavy lift reusable rocket, fulfills the growing demand for launch capacity, thanks to our iterative approach that accelerates design, testing, and development while minimizing costs. While our groundbreaking research and development in 3D printing pushes the boundaries of large-scale additive manufacturing.

Your journey with us is more than just a job – it’s an opportunity to shape the future of aerospace technology, additive manufacturing, and the human experience alongside a community of passionate, creative individuals. Join us on this extraordinary journey, as we work together to transform our vision

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