Job Description


This position requires a dedicated Environmental Health and Safety professional who will be able to use their skill, knowledge and experience to further our Environmental Health and Safety programs within our fast-paced work environment that includes operations that have never been attempted before! 


The Environmental, Health and Safety (EHS) Manager will:

  • Manage the day-to-day and long-term activities/priorities of the EHS team which will include a combination of technicians, specialists and engineers
    • Coordinate with site leadership to ensure appropriate EHS involvement in department development/modification plans and procedure development
    • Represent the EHS department at site wide management meetings/briefings
    • Provide instructional guidance of job assignments, correct procedures and applicable techniques to perform specific skills; ensure accuracy and completion
    • Ensure mission and values are communicated to the team and are integrated within team goals, objectives, and work tasks
  • Implement all aspects of an occupational safety program, including processes, programs and documentation outlined by OSHA standards
  • Maintain, develop or implement site specific environmental policies which include but are not limited to:
    • Hazardous and non-hazardous waste management
    • Air permitting
    • Spill prevention/response
    • Storm water management
    • Waste water
  • Coordinating with and serve as the main point of contact for local resource agencies


  • Bachelor’s degree
  • 5+ years of experience in the design, development, and general operational oversight of EHS disciplines
  • 3+ years of EHS management experience or 5+ years of experience at SpaceX as an EHS Engineer


  • Experience working in aerospace industry
  • Experience leading a team of EHS engineers and technicians
  • Experience implementing an occupational safety program, including processes, programs and documentation outlined by OSHA standards
  • Bachelor's degree in engineering with an emphasis in occupational health and safety, environmental engineering or system safety engineering
  • Advanced knowledge of National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA)


  • Position is subject to pre-employment drug and random drug and alcohol testing
  • Must be able to work extended hours and/or weekends as needed
  • Ability to pass Air Force background check for Cape Canaveral


Pay range:          

EHS/Manager: $150,000.00 - $190,000.00/per year         

Your actual level and base salary will be determined on a case-by-case basis and may vary based on the following considerations: job-related knowledge and skills, education, and experience.

Base salary is just one part of your total rewards package at SpaceX. You may also be eligible for long-term incentives, in the form of company stock, stock options, or long-term cash awards, as well as potential discretionary bonuses and the ability to purchase additional stock at a discount through an Employee Stock Purchase Plan. You will also receive access to comprehensive medical, vision, and dental coverage, access to a 401(k) retirement plan, short & long-term disability insurance, life insurance, paid parental leave, and various other discounts and perks. You may also accrue 3 weeks of paid vacation & will be eligible for 10 or more paid holidays per year. Exempt employees are eligible for 5 days of sick leave per year.


  • To conform to U.S. Government space technology export regulations, including the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) you must be a U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident of the U.S., protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3), or eligible to obtain the required authorizations from the U.S. Department of State. Learn more about the ITAR here.

SpaceX is an Equal Opportunity Employer; employment with SpaceX 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, gender identity, marital status, mental or physical disability or any other legally protected status.

Applicants wishing to view a copy of SpaceX’s Affirmative Action Plan for veterans and individuals with disabilities, or applicants requiring reasonable accommodation to the application/interview process should notify the Human Resources Department at (310) 363-6000.

Job Overview
Job Posted:
1 year ago
Job Type
Full Time
Job Role
Bachelor Degree
5+ Years
  • Founded In
    Feb 28, 2023
  • Company Size
    500+ Members
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