Maintenance Engineering Intern

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Mountain View, CA
Departments – Summer 2024 Internship /
Intern /

At Wisk, we're transforming the future of urban mobility through safe, all-electric, autonomous flight. We are a passionate team working together toward a sustainable future, solving high-impact problems that have never been solved before. By delivering everyday flight for everyone, we're making it possible to spend less time getting there and more time being there. If you want to be part of shaping the future of mobility, then read on!

We are looking for a maintenance engineering intern to join our team. The goal of a maintenance engineering intern at Wisk is to contribute to the aircraft maintainability assessment/report and product service processes development. You will be part of the Maintenance Engineering and publications team that is responsible for maintenance planning, technical publications, life cycle engineering and product services.

Why we need you:

  • The successful candidate has basic software skills, some aircraft knowledge and previous hands-on experience.
  • In this role, the candidate must be dedicated, proactive and team-oriented.

What you will do:

  • As part of the Reliability, Availability, Maintainability and Safety (RAMS) organization, and deployed in a Maintenance engineering and publications team you will act as a maintenance engineering and publications for a novel type of aircraft development targeting the autonomous UAM market
  • You will take part in influencing design aspects to optimize maintainability and product services.
  • You will support maintainability and product services activities.
  • You will help support problem solving activities related to maintainability.
  • You will help coordinate and execute migration of maintainability assessment and forecast to Relyence software.
  • You will take part in maintainability reviews and interface discussions.
  • In some areas, you will be working closely with engineering, reliability and airline.
  • As a maintenance engineering and publications intern, you will help create reports and processes related to maintainability and product services

What you have done:

  • Engineering B.S. student, senior level
  • You have worked on other mechanical projects
  • You have hands-on experience on maintenance or design
  • You have a strong and applied understanding in processes


  • You are familiar with Relyence software & CAD

Who you are:

  • You are a highly motivated, self starting individual with a broad set of skills and never afraid of facing complex technical challenges
  • You are a solution oriented individual with a strong analytical mindset
  • You have strong communication skills and can easily tailor your communications to suit the audience
  • You can adapt quickly or propose changes needed to achieve early results in a timely fashion
  • You embrace challenges and take commitments and deliver results within reasonable expectations
  • You are a positive team player

Hourly rate will be $20 USD an hour.

This internship role will be based at Wisk's headquarters in Mountain View, California and relocation or housing will not be provided.

Eligibility Requirements For US
Must be able to work on-site in Mountain View, CA
Must be legally authorized to work in the US
Must live in the US at both the time of application AND at the time the internship begins
Must be either a rising sophomore, junior, or senior in college
Must have a minimum grade point average (GPA) of 3.0, transcripts are required
Must be an enrolled student at both the time of application AND at the time the internship begins
Must be able to work 40 hours a week for 10 weeks (full-time for 3 months)

Wisk Aero is an E-Verify employer.