If you’ve ever wanted to work for NASA or step on the moon, here’s your chance. Forbes explains that the company is looking for candidates “who could potentially blast off in 2024s planned mission to the moon, as the agency embarks on the Artemis Program designed to put the first humans on Mars by the 2030s, a goal set by the Trump administration.”
Per The NASA press release, these are the requirements for interested candidates:
Be an American citizen.
Have a master’s degree in engineering, biological science, physical science, or mathematics from an accredited institution. They will also consider candidates with two years of a Ph.D. program under their belt, a completed doctor of medicine degree, or who have completed a nationally recognized test pilot school program.
Have at least two years of professional experience and 1,000 hours of pilot-in-command flight time in jets.
Pass NASA’s physical test, as well as two years of the basic training program.
Complete military water survival, become SCUBA certified, pass robotics skills, and Russian language training.
Payment for this position ranges from $55,000 to $120,000. The pay range is based on the candidate’s academic achievements and experience.
Anyone who wants to apply for the job can do so on the NASA website. Applications will be accepted March 2 to 31.