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Flight Operator, Ghana

Ghana, Africa

ABOUT ZIPLINE

Do you want to change the world? Zipline uses drones to deliver critical and life-saving medicine to thousands of hospitals serving millions of people in multiple countries. Our mission is to provide every human on Earth with instant access to vital medical supplies. Join Zipline and help us make this a reality for billions of people.

WHAT YOU'LL DO 

  • Launch and Recovery: You will be responsible for the safe assembly of drones in preparation for 150+ flights, perform critical checks, communicate with Zipline controllers in readiness for flight, launch and disassemble drones on return to the Distribution Center.

  • Maintenance of drones and ground equipment: You will be responsible for performing corrective and preventive maintenance: scheduled or unscheduled on Zipline’s Aircraft and Ground Equipment. The maintenance includes but is not limited to Aircraft body maintenance, aircraft wing maintenance, etc.

  • Troubleshooting: You will be required to follow troubleshooting guidelines for the drones and ground equipment and collaborate with locally-based and USA-based engineering teams to troubleshoot and optimize issues. 

  • Projects: You may be involved in short-term and long-term projects that involve collaboration across functional teams in efforts to scale drone deliveries to 150+ and improve operational efficiency.

WHAT YOU'LL BRING  

  • Diploma or Degree  in Mechanical/Electrical /Electronics/ Aerospace Engineering

  • Technical Hands-on experience of 1-3 years in an industrial, manufacturing or powerplant would be a plus 

  • Internship completed would also be considered

  • You enjoy working in the field and are not afraid to get your hands dirty

  • Ability to lift heavy equipment up to 2O kg of weight over a 12-hour shift

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and enjoy work that keeps you on your feet

  • Ability to maintain focus during extended daily flight operations

  • Comfortable troubleshooting mechanical and electrical issues with complex, battery-operated machinery

  • Extremely process & detail-oriented

  • Full Professional Proficiency in spoken and written English

  • Must be eligible to work in Ghana

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