Senior UAV Technician
Australia Perth, Perth

Senior UAV Technician

Australia Perth

About The Position

Airobotics is seeking an experienced Senior UAV technician to be based in Perth. The role is key in ensuring the smooth day to day running of a very busy and fast moving UAV workshop, and the operational sites that are reliant on it.

Airobotics has developed a pilotless automated UAV solution, the first of its kind in the global market. We provide an end-to-end, fully automatic UAV solution for collecting aerial data and gaining insights. Our industrial grade platform enables industries such as mining and oil & gas to access aerial data in a faster, safer, more efficient manner. Role will be at Airobotics Australia HQ in Kardiniya.

·        Responsible for all UAV workshop infrastructure.

·        Responsible for implementing TBM, CBM and modifications for all payloads, drones and batteries.

·        Working in compliance with ISO standard in all UAV Workshop procedures.

·        Managing UAV Workshop inventory.

·        Must be an expert in his/her field and must be dedicated to maintaining that expertise. 

·        Responsible for fixing and preparing all flight critical components before returning to sites. (Inclusive validations, flights and software preparation)

·        Responsible for technical or procedural failures assigned as a result of CBM. 


  • Must have 2 years’ experience as a Certified commercial UAV operator.
  • REPL, IROC qualifications are required
  • Highly sufficient computing skills with sound knowledge of the Microsoft suite
  • Technical “hands on” proven experience; Aerospace or Aviation Laboratory background preferred
  • Experienced in all manner preventative safety measures and safety investigations
  • Exposure to UAV mission planning and operations
  • Exposure to JIRA or comparable Maintenance Software systems
  •  Demonstrated leadership capabilities, managerial experience and organization skills.
  • Strong team and collaboration orientation.
  • Strong attention to detail, resilience, adaptability, flexibility and the ability to work under pressure. 
  • Formalised soldering qualifications IPC-7711C/7721C - Desirable
  • Project management skills - Desirable
  • CASA LAME licence is preferred

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