Workshop Manager

Alameda, CA /
Facilities /
Full time
The Company

Boundary Layer Technologies is building the future of zero emission maritime transport, starting with hydrofoiling electric passenger vessels. We are backed by Y Combinator, Fifty Years VC and Lower Carbon Capital and have built a world leading 26' fully electric hydrofoil prototype. We are a company of builders where rapid iterations and fast learning is in our DNA. We aim to reduce global GHG emissions by as much as 2.5%

Boundary Layer Technologies is looking for a workshop manager to oversee facility operations and prototype construction.


    • Maintain the workshop space and machines/equipment
    • Oversee construction/build of new prototypes and vehicles
    • Maintain existing prototypes and vehicles for testing and demonstrations
    • Work closely with engineering team on design for manufacturing with our resources
    • Develop workshop resources and facilitate bringing in new equipment

Required Skills and Experience

    • 1-2+ years experience maintaining a workshop-type space
    • Experience reading/understanding technical drawings
    • Experience operating machinery (lathes, mills, CNC equipment)
    • Experience operating equipment (forklifts, trucks)
    • Experience with high voltage systems and safety

Please still consider applying even if you don't match every listed expectation, as we are big believers in learning and growth. Here at Boundary Layer Technologies, we know that diverse perspectives foster the innovation we need to be successful, and we are committed to building a team that encompasses a variety of backgrounds, experiences, and skills.

Women candidates are encouraged to apply.