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Technical Fleet Manager at Skyports

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  • London
  • fulltime
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  • Join Our Team as an Technical Fleet Manager - Your Opportunity to Shape the Future of Drone Operations

    Your Journey to Innovation Begins Here

    At Skyports, we don’t just challenge the status quo; we leap beyond it. We are pioneers in redefining global drone services, making what was once deemed impossible, possible. If you're passionate about driving innovation and have an eye for managing complex systems, this is your chance to contribute to a revolution in aerial mobility.

    As our Technical Fleet Manager within the Tech team, you will play a pivotal role in ensuring our operations are seamless, efficient, and always ahead of the curve. Your expertise will directly impact our mission to transform the skies, ensuring every piece of equipment, from drones to our remote operating centers, is at peak performance for every mission.

    Role & Responsibilities

    • Equipment Inventory Management: Spearhead our inventory strategy, maintaining a meticulous record of drones, tools, spares, payloads, and more, ensuring they are mission-ready at any moment.
    • Equipment Maintenance & Deployment: Guarantee operational excellence through regular maintenance, inspections, and the strategic deployment of equipment for global missions.
    • Procurement & Quality Control: Support procurement processes to enhance our tech arsenal, adhering to strict quality and safety standards. Helping us find what works as we grow.
    • Safety Compliance & Training: Champion safety, ensuring all equipment complies with the latest regulations. Develop and deliver comprehensive training to our team, instilling a culture of equipment care and responsibility.
    • Budget & Resource Allocation: Manage budgets with precision, allocate resources effectively for missions, and drive continuous improvement in equipment management practices.
    • Preparedness & Vendor Relations: Be our frontline in equipment response strategies and foster strong relationships with equipment manufacturers to stay abreast of industry requirements. You make sure we have the spares ready to do the job!
    • Site & Utilities Management: Oversee our operational base at Westcott, ensuring everything from utilities to storage is optimised for our team’s success.
    • Logistics Coordination: Mastermind the logistics of equipment transportation, both domestically and internationally, ensuring our operations span globally without a hitch.


    • Proven experience in equipment or inventory management, preferably in aviation, drone operations, or a similar high-tech field.
    • Exceptional organisational skills to manage numerous moving parts both in the UK and during overseas operations.
    • Strong communication abilities to effectively coordinate with team members, suppliers, and manage OEM relations.
    • A knack for system creation, ensuring efficient equipment usage, maintenance schedules, and resource allocation.
    • The ability to manage a dynamic environment, from site utilities to emergency responses, ensures our fleet is always mission-ready.
    • Experience in freight logistics, vehicle management, and overseas equipment transport is highly desirable.


    Embark on a journey with Skyports, and you’re not just joining a company; you’re igniting a movement. With us, your work is groundbreaking, shaping a better tomorrow for global mobility. And yes, we ensure your dedication and passion are met with:

    • Competitive salaries & comprehensive benefits.
    • Generous holiday allowances & a vibrant social work culture.
    • Opportunities for global travel and to influence the future of aerial mobility.

    By joining Skyports as an Equipment Manager, you become a cornerstone of our mission, ensuring our technological forefront is always ready to redefine the skies. If you’re ready to take on this challenge and make a tangible impact on the future of drone services, click ‘apply’ now.

    We can't wait to welcome you aboard and see where this adventure takes us together!

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