Senior Battery Facility Engineer

Number of employees

250

Bristol, United Kingdom

Posted on: 2024-03-21

Category: transportation

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Employment type:

Full time

Experience required:

Senior

Salary

Salary not provided

About the company:

Revolutionising urban air mobility and electrifying air travel

Join our Battery and Powertrain Team based in Bristol as a Senior Battery Facility Engineer and help us to achieve our mission of pioneering electric aviation.

What success will look like for you, as a Senior Battery Facility Engineer?
As a Senior Battery Facility Engineer at our Vertical Energyu Centre in Avonmouth, you will be responsible for supporting the development across the site which will include fit-out work, equipment installation, supplier coordination and system commissioning. You'll be the main on-site contact for all facility and equipment related matters, establish and controling a safe working environment for personnel, including the production of processes and  controls. We'll need you to ensure all equipment is calibrated and safe, and lead preventative maintenance and corrective actions on the facility, equipment and software systems. If any upgrades or changes are needed, you'll produce business cases and plans for facility upgrade work, including the provision of new test capability and infrastructure. 
What would we like you to bring.
We want you to be successful in your role, in order to achieve this, you will possess a degree or equivalent experience in an engineering or technical discipline and have hands-on experience of manufacturing or test operations. You'll need knowledge of the health and safety challenges around electrical hazards, or preferably, battery manufacturing and battery testing. Strong technical knwoledge is needed in order to diagnose and repair electrical, mechanical, hydraulic and pneumatic systems and equipment, as well as experience of operating, maintaining and calibrating battery test equipment and associated systems. Ideally you will have gained this experience from either Aerospace or Automotive sectors.

What can you expect from us?

We're on a mission. Where others see limits, we see opportunity, and we work at pace. Working at Vertical isn't your average role but for those seeking a challenge, a flexible, supportive organisation and an incredible team; working here is an opportunity to do the best work of your career.

Our approach promotes ingenuity and courage, while our environment builds success through diligence in safety and being open in the way we work. The only way we're going to assure the next chapter of aviation history is by working as a team, relentlessly, towards our goal.  


Our benefits

Our people matter - we're not going anywhere without them. Which is why our company benefits go beyond the essentials.

  • 26 days holiday, plus bank holiday
  • 5 extra days per year to buy (or sell)
  • 5 extra days holiday when you get married or enter a civil partnership
  • Additional 4% of your salary to spend on extra benefits
  • Award-winning digital health and wellbeing service (Help@Hand)
  • Company Share Scheme - open to every Vertical employee
  • Company Pension Scheme - 5% and we match it
  • Breakfast on us, every day

We may just be the hardest job you've ever had, but we're confident it will be the most rewarding. Join the team today and help us shape the future of Advanced Air Mobility.


Disclaimer Statement

We encourage you to apply even if you may not have all the experience listed in the advert. We recognise that talent comes in various forms and we are committed to providing opportunities that create an environment of growth, diversity, and inclusion for everyone. As part of our desire to review and make our processes fair, we may ask you questions related to these aspects during the application process. For more information on how we will use your data, see our Legal section.

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