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Mechanical Technician I

Company: Supernal
Location: Irvine
Posted on: September 10, 2023

Job Description:

Supernal is at the forefront of creating emerging mobility solutions that will foster the development of human-centered cities. We are designing a completely new electric vertical take-off and landing (eVTOL) aircraft tailored to the mobility needs of future cities. This allows passengers a seamless intermodal journey that safely transports them to their final destination. We fuse research in autonomy, robotics, aviation and services to define a new category of mobility for the world's communities. We believe in creative thinking and collaboration to help build a better mobility experience for everyone, improving people's ability to move - whether for work or play.
What we do:
The Mechanical Technician I is responsible for the Assembly, Inspection, Repair and Troubleshooting of both mechanical and electrical components on advanced rotorcraft, test and support equipment. This position will ensure the safe execution of assembly, scheduled and unscheduled maintenance, preventative maintenance, inspections, functional testing, and troubleshooting in accordance with applicable Supernal and industry guidelines.
This position will be required to work on-site 5 days a week.
What you can do:

  • Interface with Program & Project Leaders, Engineering, Safety, Quality Management, Procurement, Program Management Office, and Test organization members
  • Aircraft Minor and Major Modifications
  • Routine / Preventative Maintenance
  • Test Article Build Up and Maintenance
  • Trouble Shooting of Aircraft and Test Systems
  • General Ground Operations including jacking, towing, and fueling
  • Weight and Balance
  • Track and Balance
  • Electrical Assembly and Repair
  • Must maintain a clean working environment at all times
  • Responsible for accurately completing all required paperwork
  • Must be familiar with standard and non-standard concepts, practices, and procedures within the aviation field
  • Performs build-up and maintenance, ensuring that quality objectives, configuration control, and conformity requirements are met
  • May require up to 25% of domestic and international travel
  • Other duties as assigned

    What you can contribute:

    • Minimum GED or HS diploma required; college degree preferred (an equivalent combination of experience and education may be considered for this role)
    • Minimum five (5) years of experience as an Airframe & Power Plant Technician
    • Minimum three (3) years of experience in Flight Operations
    • Rotorcraft Experience
    • Experimental Flight Test Experience Preferred
    • Knowledge High / Low Voltage Power Systems and Safe Working Practices
    • Composite Assembly and Repair
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
    • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
    • Must have the ability to independently prioritize and accomplish work within time constraints.
    • Proficiency with MS Office Suite

      You may also be able to contribute:

      • Airframe and Power Plant License Preferred

        Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background check. We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, sex, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, disability status or any other category or class protected under applicable federal, state or local law. Individuals with disabilities may request a reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation at:
        This position may include access to certain technology and/or software source code subject to U.S. export controls laws and regulations. If an export authorization from an applicable US regulatory agency is required in connection with your employment, your employment is contingent upon Supernal's receipt of such regulatory authorization(s) and your continued compliance with all conditions and limitations pursuant to such authorization(s).
        -Base pay offered may vary depending on skills, experience, job-related knowledge and location.The per-hour pay range for this position is:$40.12-$73.66 USDClick or visit: to view our benefits!

Keywords: Supernal, Irvine , Mechanical Technician I, Professions , Irvine, California

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