Join Our Team

Monash High-Powered Rocketry is a student team dedicated to the design, analysis and construction of high-powered rockets.


Reports To:

Aerostructures Team Leader

Job Summary:

The Aerostructures team is looking for dedicated new members who wish to contribute to the fundamental design and construction of Monash HPR's next generation of large scale competition rockets.

  • Design new air frame parts using computer aided design (CAD) software to meet required specifications

  • Assist with the manufacturing and assembly of all test and competition rockets, using workshop tools and power tools when required.

  • Perform simulated and physical tests on flight hardware

  • Write technical reports 

  • Attend and contribute to team meetings

Experience/skills required:
  • Ability to work equally efficiently in a team or independently.

A knowledge of, or an interest in Learning:
  • Effective, industry standard CAD practices

  • Composites manufacturing

  • Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD), Finite Element Analysis (FEA), Fluid Structure Interaction (FSI) or Topology optimisation

  • Machining process such as the use of lathes, CNC machines and 3D printers

  • Hobby Rocketry, Rocketry and Space science!

Favourable qualities
  • Ability to work both independently and within a team

  • Ability to communicate effectively

  • Ability to stick to deadlines

  • Availability on weekends