Red Canyon Software

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Red Canyon Sofware - Exploring Other Planets, Improving Our Own

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*filled* Administrative Assistant at Red Canyon Home Office

Pay Range:

$$25-35k to $ per hour



Post Date:


Who We Need:
Did you dream of being an astronaut as a kid, or have a current desire to contribute to space exploration?! If yes, then this is a unique and opportunistic opening for you! We are seeking a self-motivated, passionate, detail-oriented individual to be our Administrative Assistant.

What it’s like to work at Red Canyon:
At Red Canyon we expect and promote a work hard, play hard attitude! The Red Canyon Operations Team is lean and mean. Lead by CEO, Barry Hamilton, the Red Canyon home office is open, fun, flexible, green, and a high-energy, fast-paced environment. We strive for innovative efficiency. We put in the man hours to exceed our customers’ expectations in contract management, bid and proposal efforts, and engineering services. We are all A-team players, and will expect the same of you. You will have the opportunity to grow with our small business and share in our triumphs. On the flip slide, we go out and have fun celebrating our achievements together. When we win proposals, happy hour is on Red Canyon! Or, when we hit program milestones, like the Orion Exploration Flight Test, Red Canyon sends us to the launch. To the right is a picture of some Red Canyon employees on the pad in front of Orion, prior to launch in December 2014.

We always have the Sonos bumping, filling our hard-working silence with motivating beats. The kitchen is permanently stocked with our favorite soft drinks, seasonal beers, tasty snacks, and fun-sized candy! You’ll work with Operations Manager, Kristin Thomas, Contracts Administrator, Elise Rudoff, and Bookkeeping Administrator, Haley Rollins, at The Castle every day. Yes, our home office is dubbed, “The Castle.” You can expect to see the whole team together only on Tuesdays for our operations meetings. Tuesdays are a long day of internal meetings, but it’s not too bad - Red Canyon always buys us a delicious lunch! We’re a goofy bunch of nerds who love what we do in - and outside of work.

What Red Canyon Does:
Red Canyon Software is passionate about “exploring other planets, improving our own.” Do you want to help a small company make a BIG difference in space by helping humankind reach the stars? We specialize in building spacecraft, developing renewable energy technologies to help make our planet a better world, and generating cutting edge R&D.

What We Need:
The ideal candidate that we are looking for has excellent administrative skills to manage the front desk. This person must be self-motivated, detail-oriented, and a quick learner. This position also requires a high-level of production under minimal supervision.

• Greet visitors at the front desk
• Answer phones and route messages appropriately
• File and scan on an accurate and timely basis
• Maintain office supplies
• Manage the CEO’s calendar
• Coordinate employee events

Support With:
• Recruiting
• Human Resources
• Benefits Administration
• Business Development
• Community Outreach

• Associate’s Degree
• Microsoft Office Suite competency
• Proficient verbal and written skills
• Reliable team player
• Ability to self-manage
• Capacity to multi-task and prioritize
• Thirst for knowledge
• Passion for space

• Bachelor’s Degree
• Customer Service Experience

Competitive pay to commensurate with experience and education ($27.5k-40k). Full-time, salary position with generous benefits.

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