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Operations Crew Member at Swoop Aero

in Melbourne, VIC

Job description

Swoop Aero is an impact-driven startup using autonomous airborne transport technology to revolutionise the healthcare is delivered across Asia Pacific. We’ve seen considerable growth at Swoop Aero over the last 12 months, and now we need several Operations Crew members to help guide us through the next stage of our growth.


Swoop Aero provides fast, on-demand, inbound and outbound logistics with autonomous aircraft. We are redefining healthcare with airborne mobility, and our goal is to take medical couriers off the road, everywhere in the world.


We have a growing team of aviation operations, mechatronics, and engineering professionals based in Melbourne, and we are looking to expand our operations across the Asia Pacific region.


About the Role

The primary focus of Swoop Aero Operations Crew will be to prepare the fleet for flight, execution of flights as the Pilot in Command, management of technical preparation and maintenance of aircraft, and to play a key role in the expansion of Autonomous Aircraft operations in South East Asia. Key activities will include:

  • Responsibility for the safe and effective operation of Swoop Aero autonomous aircraft
  • Conducting technical preparation, and aircraft maintenance in accordance with company procedures.
  • Building new operating procedures.
  • Identifying and implementing technology solutions to improve current operational processes.
  • Contributing to the business outcomes of the company

Working flexibly from our Port Melbourne Office, you can also expect to travel abroad regularly to support operations across the Asia Pacific region.


About you

We’re looking for a creative and lateral thinker with a strong analytical mindset, and a keen interest in the autonomous aircraft space. You’ll be drawn to working in an entrepreneurial environment, supporting the operations and engineering teams to achieve effective results and scale our autonomous airborne transport networks.


You probably have an experience or an interest in remotely piloted aircraft (RPAS | UAS ) operations, with the ability to build strong relationships, and influence strategic decision making.


The Offer

  • Start-up sized company, where you can make an immediate impact
  • Responsible for autonomous transport operations that makes a positive impact to people’s’ lives
  • Amazing workshop / offices with a convenient location for shopping and restaurants
  • All early staff receive an equity share

About the process

To apply, please complete this short questionnaire.

If successful, you will be invited to a first round interview.

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