About Canoo

If you're intrigued by the dream of working alongside the smartest & most revolutionary designers and engineers in the EV space, Canoo just may be the place for you. Are you a person who is irked by the status quo? Do you derive personal satisfaction from doing something you've never done before, and seeing that work actually put into production? Here at Canoo, every day is vastly different from the one before it, as we're moving swiftly toward our goal of changing the way the world looks at Urban Mobility. We’re a well-funded start-up, led by the who's who of EV business leaders, whose passion brought them together on this special mission. We're diligently preparing for our first vehicle launch and looking for deeply experienced and passionate talent, who are not just looking for a “job," but rather are driven to raise the bar and create new benchmarks within the global EV industry. Read on...

Job Purpose

The Canoo Design Department is looking for a passionate and highly motivated Specialist Technician.nThe primary responsibility of this role is to maintain and build concept and prototype vehicles. Reporting to the Technical Platform Manager, the person in this role will support the design department's objective to create, build, and finish design concepts from start to finish.


  • Perform Pre- and post-delivery of show cars
  • Performs high-level work in the inspection, repair, and service of concept vehicles
  • Perform equipment inspections, adjustments and certifications
  • Perform other related duties as assigned
  • Effectively handle multiple priorities, organize workload, and meet deadlines
  • Operate a variety of hand, power, and shop tools.

Required Experience

  • Ability to follow oral and written instructions with attention to detail
  • Work in a team-based environment and achieve common goals
  • Fabrication experienced with, Drill Press, Sheet metal tools, various fab tools
  • Preferred EV/HV experience
  • Low voltage vehicle wiring (12v system and component integration)
  • Effectively handle multiple priorities, organize workload, and meet deadlines
  • Eye for detail and cleanliness

Preferred Experience

  • Prototype and concept experience (working on and handling of concept and prototype properties)
  • Knowledge with plumbing/wiring vehicles from the ground up
  • Experience with hauling and trailer maneuvering

What's Cool About Working Here...

  • Four months paid primary care giver leave
  • Flexible PTO
  • Participation in the Employee Equity Compensation Plan
  • Casual workplace with an unbelievable feeling of energy
  • Work in a high-growth start up that will redefine urban mobility

Canoo is an equal opportunity-affirmative action employer and considers all qualified applicants for employment based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, past or present military service or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate.

Any unsolicited resumes or candidate profiles submitted in response to our job posting shall be considered the property of Canoo Inc. and its subsidiaries and are not subject to payment of referral or placement fees if any such candidate is later hired by Canoo unless you have a signed written agreement in place with us which covers the applicable job posting.