Manufacturing Engineer | Motor Manufacturing

South Burlington, VT


At Beta Technologies, together 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.

We are changing aerospace. BETA is seeking a passionate, outside-the-box thinker who will design, implement, and improve assembly processes for Alia manufacturing.  You will work with a bright and motivated cross-functional team, and deliver turnkey solutions to enable aerospace production at rate.  Your work will bring the highest safety, quality, and efficiency while reducing overall, long-term costs.  Your level of involvement will begin in the design phase of new programs all the way to stable, reliable production.

How you will contribute to revolutionizing electric aviation:

  • Drive/lead designated areas and ensure success through the certification process
  • Work with the design and production team to develop manufacturing processes and procedures as product design changes.
  • Design of manufacturing equipment; Assy fixtures, jigs, etc.
  • Develop equipment specifications, Request for Quote (RFQs), and requirements based on product constraints
  • Provide Design for Manufacturing (DFM), 3D design concept, solution, and direction 
  • Lead and be involved in design reviews and provide design guidance to vendors
  • Manage equipment suppliers to deliver a capable line when needed
  • Identify and work with external Engineering contractors during conception, bid and project execution phases as needed
  • Participate in on-field installation and commissioning of equipment as Point of Contact  (POC) and project manager to ensure timely and accurate work is performed for the line(s) you design
  • Accountable for equipment validation and transition handoff to the production team with all necessary training and documentation.
  • Minimum Qualifications we are seeking:

  • BS in engineering
  • Minimum 3 years of related experience in a technology-based industry
  • Ability to rapidly concept, design, build, implement, and iterate production-capable processes
  • Experience designing/sourcing automated manufacturing equipment and processes
  • Familiar with integrating machines and equipment into a Manufacturing Execution System (MES) to create a cohesive manufacturing system.
  • Familiarity with electrical safety standards
  • Experience introducing new equipment and new processes into a manufacturing environment
  • Well organized with meticulous attention to detail
  • Comfortable with frequent changes of direction, dynamic work environment, and a track record of performing under pressure
  • Exceptional project management and leadership skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Above and Beyond Qualifications that will distinguish you:

  • 5-10 years of experience working in a manufacturing environment 
  • Experience in electric motor manufacturing
  • Ability to create detailed drawings for fabrication
  • Experience in designing, project managing, and landing manufacturing lines from beginning to end  
  • Physical Demands and Work Environment:

  • Ability to lift 25 lbs
  • Able to be on feet for 8 hrs per day as required
  • 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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