Prototype Fabricator

San Carlos, CA
Manufacturing Operations – Prototyping
Full-time

As a Prototype Fabricator / Machinist at Zoox you will aid in the development of prototype as well as short run quantities of many parts needed by our various hardware teams. You'll work together with members from Vehicle, Compute and Manufacturing Engineering as well as your fellow team members. A strong aptitude for communication and Team dynamic will serve you well and is a core requirement for this role. You’ll be a hands-on contributor with emphasis on MIG welding, TIG welding, Shear, Brake, Manual Mill, Manual Lathe, Fixturing, CNC Plasma, and Acrylic Laser cutter projects small to large.

Responsibilities

    • Working closely with the Engineering team
    • Producing high quality parts
    • Communicating clearly via email, in person and via Google docs
    • Taking direction well and confirming accuracy of instructions
    • Interpreting prints
    • Manipulating CAD models
    • Applying GD&T to projects
    • Reporting accomplishments via spreadsheet and JIRA
    • Maintaining a calendar schedule
    • Operating associated equipment (Mill, Lathe, TIG welder, MIG welder, Shear, and Brake)
    • Using appropriate PPE

Requirements

    • 6+ years of experience as a professional fabricator
    • Desire to continually develop your skillset
    • Experience working with a cross functional team
    • Knowledge of Solidworks, CATIA, dimensioned drawings and GD&T are preferred
    • Ability to work well in a team environment and work autonomously

Zoox is a robotics company developing fully-autonomous vehicles and the supporting ecosystem required to bring this technology to market. Sitting at the intersection of robotics, machine-learning, and design, Zoox aims to provide the next generation of mobility-as-a-service in urban environments. We believe the transition to self-driving vehicles requires a combination of elegant vision and uncompromising execution.