Flight Operator (National Service)-Ashanti Mampong, Ashanti Region at Zipline

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Zipline operates the worlds only drone delivery system at national scale, sending urgent medicines like lifesaving blood and vaccines to those in need, no matter where they live. Today, we’re operating across most of Rwanda and quickly spreading across Ghana, covering millions more people with better access to medicine.

Job Type: Full time
Qualification: BA/ BSc/ HND
Experience: 3 years
Location: Accra
Job Field: Aviation
Application Deadline: Not specified


  • Take Off: Conduct pre-flight inspection with Zips, Work with Flight Controllers to launch Zips, Prepare ground equipment for inbound Zips
  • Drone & Technical Maintenance: Perform Zip field maintenance and repair any AVC that have experienced incidents
  • Troubleshooting: Collaborate with locally-based and USA-based engineering team to troubleshoot & optimize issues
  • Collaboration: Work with a team to scale drone deliveries to 100+ deliveries per day at one distribution center



  • A final year student of a tertiary institution graduating with a High National Diploma (HND) or Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical/Electrical/Aerospace Engineering AND
  • Qualified for national service placement this year
  • Full Professional Proficiency in spoken and written English


  • Hands-On Attitude: Must enjoy hands-on work and be adept at working with mechanical or electrical systems
  • Strength: You will be lifting up to 50lbs. objects regularly
  • Poise: Maintain a cool head under high pressure situations
  • Extremely process & detail-oriented
  • Ability to maintain focus during extended daily flight operations
  • Comfortable troubleshooting mechanical and electrical issues with complex, battery-operated machinery


  • Training: Flight Operation team will go through a rigorous training process as part of the onboarding process. This training will be across multiple teams, so you will learn not only about customer success but also drone operations and fulfillment.
  • Professional Development: Zipline is a fast growing startup and there will be many opportunities for you to rise as a leader, taking on more responsibility, and having more direct input into our processes and strategy.
  • Benefits: Zipline offers benefits to its team including health insurance, accommodation and access to a library of management books and more.

Method of Application

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