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 Fabrication Intern is a hard-working individual who is looking to expand/hone their skills. As an ideal candidate, you are a self-starter as well as being a collaborative team-player. You must be safety oriented, maintain a very organized workspace, and be sufficient at self/time management.

This is a paid internship for Summer 2021 with an option to start on May 24, 2021 or June 21, 2021 and an option to end on August 13, 2021 or September 10, 2021.


  • Regularly complete fabrication tasks using light sheet metal to heavy structural steel including but not limited to cutting, grinding, shaping, polishing, and bending
  • Regularly complete basic fabrication tasks on steel, stainless, and aluminum
  • Will perform basic woodworking tasks
  • Will operate heavy shop equipment
  • Must be able to lift 50lbs unassisted
  • Handle all other related tasks as assigned by manager

Required Experience

  • Must have understanding of basic hand tools
  • Must be comfortable with basic assembly

Preferred Experience

  • Previous on-the-job training or trade school
  • Experience working with drill press, sheer, press brake, box/pan brake, pattern generation, sheet metal layout, iron worker, disc grinder
  • Welding experience

What’s cool about our internship program…

  • Work with some of the most innovative minds in EV
  • Work closely with leaders working on LIVE projects in the EV industry
  • Build long lasting relationships in a high-growth start up that will redefine urban mobility
  • Take a big step towards your future career
  • Lots of team-building and networking opportunities (even remotely)
  • All Internships are PAID internships

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.