Career Opportunities


Our goal is to develop the most advanced control and power management systems for the defense, semiconductor, medical and industrial industries while nurturing a work environment that reflects our core values. Located in beautiful San Luis Obispo, we’re part of a growing community of advanced manufacturing companies on the cutting edge of information technologies and automation. To bring the world’s most advanced technologies to life, we need your talent.

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Working at Trust Automation

As today’s home for tomorrow’s innovation, we value a workplace that fosters community, innovation, work-life balance and family. We care about our employees and want everyone to take advantage of the beauty California's Central Coast has to offer.

Trust Automation cares about its employees.

100% Paid Healthcare

100% Paid Healthcare

We believe it’s our responsibility to take care of our employees’ well-being—which is why we cover 100% of our employees’ health plans.

In-House Fitness

In-House Fitness

Physical health is important to us. We offer an on-site fitness center so you always have time for a workout.

Work-Life Balance

Work-Life Balance

We encourage a healthy work-life balance. We want you to have a rewarding career while also making time for your family, friends and personal life.

On-site Childcare

On-site Childcare

For infants, toddlers and children, our licensed childcare facility provides families with high-quality care. We also offer space for older children to do school work.

Trust Events

Trust Team Events

To encourage team-building and camaraderie, our Entertainment Committee plans several fun events each month and even caters breakfast.


Excellent Benefits

Our benefits include generous paid time off (PTO) and paid sick leave (PSO), as well as annual bonuses and 401K savings plans.

Trails & Oceans

Coastal Fun

Our office is located in beautiful San Luis Obispo, where there’s never a shortage of fun things to do—from surfing the local beaches to hiking winding trails.

Community Service

Community Service

Giving back is important to us. We encourage community service and offer several opportunities to get involved throughout the year.

Available Positions

Mechanical Design Engineer

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