Equipment Maintenance Technician

Joby Aviation
Job Type: 
United States

An Equipment Maintenance Technician is needed for supporting the installation, repair, and maintenance of our production equipment at our Marina, CA facility. This position will support the RD, design, production, flight test, systems integration, composite part fabrication, and construction teams.

  • Perform Preventative and Corrective Maintenance on different types of production and mechatronics equipment
  • Help find, inspect, and assist with production equipment purchasing and initial install and setup
  • Follow a preventive maintenance program to properly service and maintain all current and future production equipment
  • Working with machine vendors and subcontractors to collect requirements and installation details for all new and used industrial equipment
  • Equipment to be maintained and repaired includes: Automation equipment (robotics), CNC machines, process ovens, autoclaves, air compressors, material handling equipment, forklifts, fleet vehicles, vacuum pumps, freezers, and HVAC equipment
  • Reports to the Manufacturing Equipment Lead

Software Requirements

  • Microsoft Office

Experience Requirements

  • HS Diploma or GED equivalent
  • Trade certificate, or minimum of 5 years of experience in maintaining a Industrial/Manufacturing facility or equivalent
  • Ability to analyze problems and error conditions, identify root causes, and implement viable long-term solution
  • Self-starter
  • High Mechanical aptitude
  • Experience with and comfort using industrial material handling equipment such as forklifts, cranes, telehandlers
  • Solid electrical knowledge (with a thorough understanding of electrical requirements and hazards) and familiarity of Hydraulics, Pneumatics and Safety Devices


  • Associates degree or higher
  • 10+ years of experience
  • Aircraft or aerospace production experience
  • Understanding and familiarity in aerospace manufacturing, processing, and materials knowledge.
  • Composite manufacturing and assembly methods familiarity
  • Aircraft maintenance familiarity
  • Strong desire to continually learn and grow new skills
  • Understanding and familiarity with smart equipment and remotely managed factory controls and data loggers
  • OSHA regulations knowledge
  • Automation, Controller and/or PLC programming experience

Compensation at Joby is a combination of base pay and Restricted Stock Units (RSUs). The target base pay for this position is $27-$34/hr. The compensation package will be determined by job-related knowledge, skills, and experience.Joby also offers a comprehensive benefits package, including paid time off, healthcare benefits, a 401(k) plan with a company match, an employee stock purchase plan (ESPP), short-term and long-term disability coverage, life insurance, and more.

Joby is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

First posted: 
8/19/2023 12:00:00 AM

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