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Join the Battery Team based in Bristol (Avonmouth) as an Battery Test Technician and help us to achieve our mission of pioneering electric aviation.

What success will look like for you, as an Battery Test Technician? 

As an, Battery Test Technician, you will be responsible for carrying out the assembly of mechanical and electrical components to technical drawings or finding their own effective solutions to required tasks whilst still working to high quality standards. This will be a hands on role, where you will be performing electrical, mechanical and abuse testing on cells, modules and whole battery systems.

You will be working closely with external test facilities and suppliers where necessary to deliver high quality testing and test data. We work at pace, operate in high levels of ambiguity and embrace change always but also need to maintain a high standard of tool cleanliness and control throughout the workshop assembly areas.

You will be expected to ensure all appropriate paperwork or recording is completed and maintained (job cards, tech logs, tech library, ERP system entries… etc) supporting the continued development of our in-house expertise, specialist knowledge and capabilities. 

What would we like you to bring.

We want you to be successful in your role, in order to achieve this, you will need to have proven experience working with and around HV batteries and battery testing. Additionally, you will need good skills / knowledge of wiring, crimping, soldering, as well as good working knowledge of electrical schematics and technical assembly drawings. Ideally you will have gained this experience from either Aerospace/ Automotive or Industrial 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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