Electrical Wiring Interconnect System (EWIS) Technician | Manufacturing Engineering

South Burlington, VT
MANUFACTURING – 03-5006 Manufacturing Dir. FAL /
Full Time Non-Exempt /
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. 

Beta Technologies is seeking an Electrical Wiring Interconnect System (EWIS) Technician to join our team. As a EWIS technician, you will be an integral part of certified aircraft development and production. Aircraft electrical wiring is a critical system and vital to the success of the business. This role will be heavily focused on wiring, bundling, assembling of connectors, and testing. This role will also include support for the various research and development efforts of Beta Technologies in motors, inverters, batteries, flight controls, etc. 

How you will contribute to revolutionizing electric aviation:

    • Build cool things! We are all passionate makers and builders.
    • Interpret, understand, and occasionally generate, drawings, schematics, and wire lists.
    • Oversee buildup, repair, and modification of aircraft wiring harnesses for certification and research.
    • Cut, strip, shield, electrical wiring.
    • Crimp contacts and splices. Populate connectors. Assemble and develop connector constructions.  
    • Advise engineering for manufacturability/maintainability. 
    • Assist engineering with tooling and best practices.

Minimum Qualifications We are seeking:

    • Associate degree in electrical engineering technology/similar or equivalent civilian or military work experience. We are willing to look outside the box for the right candidate.
    • Experience building wiring harnesses (aircraft harnesses preferred).
    • Aerospace maintenance or electrical systems maintenance experience.
    • Electronics manufacturing or maintenance planning and execution.
    • 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
    • 2+ years of work experience in electronics manufacturing, testing, etc.
    • Experience with aircraft-certified designs which may include: AS50881, IPC 620, AC43.
    • Attention to detail and good dexterity with a multitude of hand tools. 
Inclusivity Statement
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.