Harness Installation Technician

South Burlington, VT


Beta Technologies is seeking a Harness Installation Technician to join our electronics team. As a harness installation technician, you will be an integral part of certified aircraft harness designs and development for our certified aircraft. The harness installation system is integral to all aircraft power distribution and subsystems power delivery. This role will be heavily focused on wiring, connectors, chafing protection, and training in applicable FAA harness certification requirements. This role will also include electronics support in all aspects of the business on an as-needed basis.

How you will contribute to revolutionizing electric aviation:

  • Oversee buildup, repair, and modification of aircraft wiring harnesses for certification.
  • Given design files and wiring diagrams, create aviation quality wiring harnesses utilizing best practices outlined in applicable FAA documentation. 
  • Troubleshoot and rework aircraft-ready electrical equipment and line replaceable units.
  • Review harness designs for manufacturability/reworkability. Occasionally design simple harnesses to support projects for the electronics team.  
  • Assemble aircraft wiring harnesses in-house.
  • Maintain electronics lab cleanliness and equipment and procure commonly used materials including wire, crimps, heatshrink, etc.
  • Maintain electronics lab safety.
  • Work closely with engineering to develop and conduct test plans for harnessing including continuity, shorts, opens, hi-pot, etc.
  • Build cool things!

  • Minimum Qualifications we are seeking

  • Associates degree in electrical engineering technology/similar or equivalent civilian or military work experience
  • Aerospace maintenance or electrical systems maintenance experience
  • Electronics manufacturing or maintenance planning and execution 
  • Experience building wiring harnesses (aircraft harnesses preferred) and experience with Molex connector series (Microfit, Nanofit, Minifit, Duraclick), Mil-Spec 38999-style connectors, etc.
  • Demonstrated ability to operate lab equipment including low and high-voltage power supplies, oscilloscopes, multimeters, soldering irons, heat guns, crimping tools, etc.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills (and be a fun person to work with!)
  • Slack, Google G -Suite including drive, mail, calendar, docs, sheets, etc, 
  • Ability to obtain airport SIDA clearance 

  • Above and Beyond Qualifications that will distinguish you

  • 2+ years work experience in electronics manufacturing, testing, etc.
  • Experience with aircraft certified designs which may include: AS50881, IPC 620, AC 43.10, F2639
  • Experience crimping, soldering, and pinning various types of aircraft components

  • 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.

    BETA Technologies is an E-Verify employer.