Production Operations Lead

South Burlington, VT


The Production Operations Lead will be a self-motivated individual responsible for meeting production forecasts and driving continuous improvement within the manufacturing environment. This individual will be a key member of the Manufacturing Operations team and will be tasked with standing up safe, efficient, and quality work practices for Beta’s eVTOL production lines.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Hire, coach, lead and develop a team to achieve established targets and goals.
  • Develop and execute production team strategies (short and long-term).
  • Build and monitor Key Performance Indicators (KPI’s).
  • Implement lean manufacturing principles and drive a continuous improvement and operational excellence culture.
  • Champion development of a learning culture that embraces innovation.
  • Support, partner, and collaborate with cross-functional teams.
  • Maintain high product quality and manufacturing yield while adhering to best safety practices and optimal use of resources.

  • Minimum Qualifications (Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities):

  • 5 years related manufacturing experience, 3+ years management experience leading production teams in a dynamic environment.
  • BA/BS Degree from an accredited college or university.
  • Experience with process improvement methodologies.
  • Ability to work well under pressure, manage competing priorities and meet tight deadlines. 
  • Excellent leadership skills, having the ability to make decisions and capable of operating in an entrepreneurial manner.
  • Strong sense of urgency to succeed.
  • Excellent verbal, interpersonal and written communication skills
  • Passionate about sustainability and aerospace

  • Video Interview:

    Please be aware that you may be invited to complete a Video Screening interview. This invite will be sent by email ( We highly recommend completing this step of the application process within the following 48 hours should you be invited.

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    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.

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