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Composite Assembler- Weekends - Manufacturing

BETA Technologies

BETA Technologies

South Burlington, VT, USA
Posted on Tuesday, September 19, 2023
At Beta Technologies, we apply our intellectual curiosity, passion for aviation, and commitment to sustainability toward a shared mission of revolutionizing electric aviation. Regardless of the position one holds, each team member brings their talent and desire to positively impact the environment and lives of others in a refreshing, vibrant, and inclusive culture.
As a Composite Assembler at Beta Technologies, you will be working as part of a team of engineers and technicians fabricating, modifying, assembling, installing, and repairing composite parts and tooling for the production of electric aircraft and equipment, along with managing necessary materials and supplies, and maintaining the composite shop facilities. This role will require a schedule to include weekends, nights, and/or 12-hour shifts.

How you will contribute to revolutionizing electric aviation:

  • Precision handling and assembly of composite and metallic structures, utilizing semi-automated drilling and fastening equipment.
  • Execute quality control processes to ensure accuracy.
  • Demonstrate effective problem-solving and troubleshooting abilities.

Minimum Qualifications we are seeking:

  • High school diploma, GED, or equivalent.
  • Experience in Manufacturing or Building with a focus on attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Ability to read and follow detailed work instructions and quality control processes.
  • Innovative and mechanically oriented mindset for process improvement and quality promotion.
  • Possesses fine motor skills with the ability to be delicate while using power and hand tools on composite parts and molds.
  • Demonstrated ability to adhere to safety regulations and procedures.
  • Flexibility and comfort in working in quickly changing environments and a passion to perform under pressure.
  • Ability to be self-directed and work effectively in a team environment.

Above and Beyond Qualifications that will distinguish you:

  • Experience in Composites or Metal fabrication.
  • Familiarity with clean-as-you-go and organizational techniques.
  • Proficiency in drilling, cutting, and sanding equipment.
  • Automotive body skills, including sanding/polishing, gel coat, and paint preparation.
Physical Demands and Work Environment:
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodation may be made to individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The work environment may require a combination of indoor and outdoor activities (hot, cold, wet, humid conditions) with a varied amount of walking, standing, sitting, climbing (i.e. ladders, stairs), balance (maintaining body equilibrium to prevent falling when walking, standing, or crouching on narrow, slippery surfaces), bending, reaching, handling (seizing, holding, grasping, turning, picking, punching), stooping, kneeling, crouching and ability to lift/carry/push/pull up to 50 pounds. Work may require the ability to operate material handling equipment (forklift, pallet jack, etc.) in a safe manner. While performing the duties of this job, employees may work around variable noise levels or with fume or airborne particles, hazardous chemicals, etc. requiring the use of personal protective equipment such as face protection (safety glasses, goggles, face shield), gloves, and hearing protection. Work duties may also be required to work in a standard office setting and to use standard office equipment, including a computer and/or the ability to travel by air or automobile. This position may be expected to work varying shifts and hours to ensure the successful operation of activities in the organization. Some positions entail working with small parts/components. Employees must have excellent hand-eye coordination and good manual dexterity in both hands. Specific vision abilities required by the job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.
Each of our backgrounds influences how we evaluate our own abilities. Research reveals that BIPOC, LGBTQ+, women, those from working-class backgrounds, individuals with disabilities, and other marginalized groups may hesitate to apply for roles if they don't meet all the requirements. Many skills can be learned on the job. If you can envision contributing value to our community and meet most criteria, we encourage you to apply.
BETA Technologies provides equal employment opportunity to all individuals regardless of their race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, place of birth, citizenship, disability, veteran or military status, health coverage status, HIV status, genetic information, crime victim status, pregnancy or a pregnancy-related condition or any other characteristic protected by state, federal, or local law. The company does not discriminate, and will not discriminate, and will not tolerate discrimination, based on any of these characteristics during the application process or in employment.
All offers of employment at BETA Technologies are contingent upon favorable results of a thorough background check.
BETA Technologies is an E-Verify employer.
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