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Senior Anode Scientist

Overview: A123 Systems, LLC is a leading developer and manufacturer ofbatteries and battery systems for the transportation and commercial markets. The company’s patented Nanophosphate™ technology enables its batteries to deliver previously unattainable levels of power, safety and life. Applicable to a wide range of industries, A123 Systems’ products remove many traditional technology constraints to provide OEMs expanded flexibility in system design. With the largest lithium ion R&D team in North America, world-class expertise and management, and global manufacturing operations, A123 Systems’ Automotive Class Lithium Ion™ batteries are leading the automotive movement towards platform electrification. Founded in 2001 and headquartered in Michigan, A123 Systems’ proprietary nanoscale electrode technology is built on initial developments from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. For additional information please visit. Position Overview An opportunity has arisen for an Anode Scientist to join our team that specializes in the development of next generation lithium-ion high energy cell technology. The successful candidate will be laboratory based and will take ownership of anode/anode electrolyte interface development for high energy battery applications with a key focus on high capacity anode efficiency improvement. Primary job responsibilities include generating new ideas and approaches for the development of next generation high energy cells in accordance with A123’s technology roadmap. Attending to these responsibilities will require working closely with electrolyte, cathode, and cell scientists and engineers co-located in A123’s Waltham facility as well as in Hangzhou, China. This position is open to recent graduates holding a postgraduate degree with some industry and/or academic experience. Responsibilities: Primary Responsibilities + Anode development areas of focus include: + Post electrode processing treatment development + Exploring technologies to improve cell efficiency at component level + Optimization of formation procedures + Develop and implement synthesis and process strategies for the above areas of focus as well as the needed material characterizations.

  • DOE development and use of statistical tools to evaluate effect of post electrode processing treatment processes, surface coatings, and optimized formation procedures on component and cell performance.

  • Critically thinks about and provide solutions to current shortcomings associated with advanced high capacity anode materials.

  • Manage lithium-ion cell fabrication, testing, analysis, and data organization associated with the advanced anode development.

  • Analyze cell performance data and present summaries to all technical departments in order to troubleshoot and improve high energy lithium-ion cell components as well as update R&D management team on developments during weekly meetings.

  • Ensure needed updates to anode development and testing standard operating procedures (SOPs) are regularly incorporated by and disseminated to the appropriate personnel.

  • Interact with laboratory technicians, scientists, and engineers to ensure engineering statement of work (ESOW) tasks are completed within the agreed upon timeframe.

  • Collaborate with strategic partners to develop advanced Li-ion technologies for high energy applications.

  • Systematically review prior art and peer-reviewed publications for relevant information.

  • Drives for Results

  • The passion to set and meet high standards of performance.
  • Drives Accountability
  • The ability to establish clear, measurable goals and deliver on commitments. Qualifications: Specific Skills/Abilities + A fundamental understanding of advanced high capacity lithium-ion anodes such as alloying materials ranging from their synthesis to incorporation into negative electrodes. Direct experience on techniques to stabilize those anodes and reduce irreversible capacity loss.
  • Thinks Analytically
  • The ability to break down problems, gain understanding, and make effective decisions.
  • Demonstrates an aptitude for independent and creative thinking as well as complex problem solving using innovative approaches.

  • Fluent in electrochemical techniques such as cyclic voltammetry, electrochemical impedance spectroscopy, and common potentiostatic and galvanostatic methods.

  • Proficient with Maccor, Gamry, Arbin, and Princeton Applied Research platforms.

  • Knowledge of lithium-ion battery assembly, characterization and failure analysis.

  • Proficiency in data analysis and experimental design utilizing Minitab and/or Excel VBA code preferred.

  • Advanced written communication skills applied directly to the preparation of technical papers, patent specifications, presentations, applications notes, ESOW, SOP, and other such documents.

  • Excellent oral communications skills with the ability to speak with clarity and interface effectively with co-workers.

  • Effective time management in a semi-autonomous environment with the ability to work independently and as part of team. Education/Experience + PHD. in materials science, electrochemistry, chemical engineering, or related field.

  • Minimum 5 years industry experience with lithium-ion battery development at the component and cell level for more experienced candidates.

  • Knowledge of unit operation, process development and scale up is a plus.

  • Hands-on experience on prelithiation is a huge plus.

  • Fluent in English The position will be based in Waltham, MA. A123 is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer ID 2017-1422 # of Openings 1 Job Locations US-MA-Waltham Posted Date 5/26/2017 Category Research and Development

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Anodize Helper - Graveyard

GRAVEYARD SHIFTS : 10:00 p.m.

  • 6:30 a.m. Sun

  • Thurs Location Profile: Located in Kent Washington, Protective Coatings offers a complete range of finishing capabilities including various coating technologies, shot peening, plating, and variety of chemical treatments. The Company was founded in 1976 and has become the largest metal finishing operation focused in the aerospace industry. They were acquired by Precision Castparts in December 2012, and became part of its Aerostructures Division. Staffed with 320 employees, the facility generates annual revenue in excess of $30 million. Protective Coatings has a reputation for quality, reliability, and timeliness. Their key customers include Boeing, Bombardier, Gulfstream, and Lockheed Martin. Protective Coatings is fully certified for IS0 9001 and holds Revision “C” registration for AS9100. The Company applies finishes to approximately half a billion dollars’ worth of its customer’s parts each year. Essential Job Functions and responsibilities: + Properly record all required data on Shop Traveler and verify all prior procedures have been approved before proceeding with any processes.

  • Count and scan all incoming and outgoing parts from the area.

  • Select appropriate rack according to size, shape, and number of parts to be anodized; inspect rack for usability.

  • Wire or clip parts to anodizing rack and immerse rack in series of cleaning, etching, and rinsing baths as required.

  • Rack, un-rack and hang parts on racks to air dry + Degrease parts for anodize processing.

  • Use solvents to remove dirt and oil from parts.

  • Operate pallet jack to move parts from one location to another.

  • Clean, organize and maintain work area as directed in accordance with 5-s principles. Wear and maintain Precision Castparts Corp. is an equal opportunity employer committed to recruit, hire, train, and promote in all job categories without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, veteran status or other status protected by applicable law.

Requisition ID: PRO.005.17


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Anodize Assistant - 3Rd Shift

Job Description At Hytek Finishes, we provide specialized surface treatments, chemical finishing and non-destructive testing to the aerospace and defense industry. We hold processing approvals for every major airframe manufacturer and process parts for a base of over 600 customers worldwide. Hytek Finishes employs 250+ employees and offers competitive wages with an excellent benefit package. _Job Description: _ This is an entry-level racking position in our Anodize Department. The hours for this position are training Monday through Friday 6:30 a.m.

  • 2:30 p.m. Once training is complete, the hours for this position are Sunday night through Friday morning 10:00 p.m.

  • 6:30 a.m.

Specific Responsibilities Include: * Attention to quality of product

  • Review customer and Hytek paperwork for instructions

  • Follow technique card instructions to rack and unrack parts

  • Work closely with operator to complete work and prioritize tasks

  • Sign off paperwork as required

  • Keep area clean and organized

  • Other duties as assigned Essential Mental/Physical Demands: Standing for long periods of time in a manufacturing environment. Ability to lift and carry up to 50lbs.

    Use of safety equipment when necessary (goggles, gloves, respirator, hearing protection, etc.). Often exposed to wet/humid conditions, moving mechanical parts, fumes or airborne particles. Noise level is usually moderate. Temperatures in the work environment can fluctuate with outside weather conditions.

    Required Skills: Ability to read, write and communicate in English. Ability to read written purchase orders and paperwork.

    Must be able to take direction from others and have the ability to work in a team environment. Attention to detail is a must. Ability and desire to work in a fast-paced manufacturing environment.

    Required Experience: Candidates must be able to demonstrate longevity in previous work experiences. When applying, please include dates of employment for each previous position.

    Applicants with previous experience in a metal finishing, manufacturing or aerospace production environment are preferred. # U.S. Export Policy Notice: To comply with U.S. export laws and regulations, Esterline operations in the U.S. may only employ "U.S. Persons" as defined by the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). Job Title: Anodize Assistant

  • 3rd Shift Req ID: 10930BR Location: Hytek Finishes City: Kent State/Province/County: Washington Country: United States Full/Part-Time: Full-Time Position Type: Regular

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Anodizing Technician I - II

Job Description: s: Anodize aluminum parts through a phosphoric acid anodizing process and alodining of parts as required. Functions include start-up, operation, troubleshooting, tank maintenance, minor maintenance and shut down of the Anodizing System in a safe and efficient manner so that each part is finished to meet customer and company finishing quality standards. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: All levels + Apply protective coatings to metal and composite based product specifications using spray gun techniques.

  • Processes aluminum parts through a phosphoric acid anodizing, alodining, processes, primer and paint operations as required + Wires objects to rack and immerses in series of cleaning, etching, and rinsing baths.

  • Operates PAA Room related equipment such as oven, pressure washer, spray booth, spray gun and crane as instructed + Fills out travelers and maintains PAA log book, spray booth log book, and records + Fills and test tanks for appropriate concentration

  • Bonds & cuts test coupons for pull testing + Handles, applies, stores and disposes of work related chemicals in accordance with company and regulatory requirements + Inspects finished products for non-conformance + Understand any and all health and safety issues associated with each chemical used in the coating process + Understand the proper utilization of temperature monitoring instruments + Understand the monitoring and regulation of tank solution temperatures + Understand the Monitoring, Operating, and Utilization of Anodizing Tank Rectifiers

  • Maintains tank fluid levels + Monitors tank operation during shift to ensure proper operation is occurring and to prevent product loss + Complies with all environmental regulations and environmental reporting requirements.

  • Maintains a clean work area and ensures adherence to 5S Standards.

  • Uses and maintains required department and individual Personal Protective Equipment.

  • Adheres to all safety rules and practices and other company/department policies and practices.

  • Assists with other work assignments and/or may work in other departments Coating Technician II (in addition to the above) + Performs lab tests in the absence of the PAA Specialist and understands/interprets results.

  • Troubleshoots and corrects minor maintenance line finish issues + Provides technical direction related to anodizing, alodining, and primer processes to support other personnel when required + Ensure conditions of control plan are in conformance.

  • Understands the chemical composition of each tank and its function in the PAA System Other Job Functions (all levels)

  • Assists co-workers within the department, as required.

  • May work and train on tasks in other departments such as painting and grind/sand operations.

  • Other duties may be assigned KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED: (all levels)

  • Ability to maintain sensitive and confidential information as required by government standards

  • Ability to interact effectively and professionally with peers and supervisors

  • Ability to adhere to workplace rules

  • Ability to understand and comply with written and oral Instructions + Willingness to train/learn to work in other departments as required

  • Ability to be flexible and adaptable to changing schedules, priorities and processes

  • Ability to operate equipment used within the department such as: hand tools, tape measures, liquid measuring devices, oven, pressure washer, spray booth, spray gun and crane

  • Ability to perform lab tests and understand results

  • Ability to understand and adhere to company Quality Management System policies and procedures

  • Ability to understand and adhere to all Workplace and Safety rules/policies and practices + Knowledge of metal coating processes, chemicals and various materials, tools, and equipment.

  • Understands the chemical make-up of each tank and its function in the Anodizing System.

  • Must be able to maintain the physical ability to successfully complete Respirator Fit Check requirements and wear required protective equipment.

  • May be required to obtain and maintain a U.S. security clearance at the appropriate level (requires U.S. Citizenship). Coating Technician I + Works under close supervision.

  • Possesses the ability to learn and perform job functions at an entry to intermediate level + Intermediate-level of knowledge of: ­ Math (adding, subtracting, dividing, multiplying) ­ Department documentation ­ Materials Knowledge ­ Tooling/Fixtures/Templates ­ Equipment ­ Processes

  • Ability to read and write various forms of documentation related to completion of job duties such as Manufacturing Orders, Chemical MSDSs, Department Logs, forms, etc… Coating Technician II + Works under minimal supervision.

  • Trains Coating Technician I

  • Ability to support manufacturing engineers with new techniques.

  • Ability to recognize non-conformance finish issues and what steps to take when they occur

  • Ability to communicate professionally with regulatory authorities as required + Provides specific recommendations and may perform equipment maintenance.

  • Demonstrates advanced understanding of all department processes, practices, math calculations, materials, and equipment

  • Troubleshoots product and process issues making recommending solutions

  • May create/develop new processes and templates Required Experience: Coating Technician (all levels) + Requires high school education or equivalent.

  • Prefer 1- 2 years of hands-on relevant experience.

  • Ability to perform minor maintenance on the system + Basic math skills. (Add, Subtract, Multiply and Divide, Percentage) + Previous experience performing anondizing and/or chemical coating functions desired but not required. Coating Technician II

  • Must have 5 years hands on experience in anodizing checking and alodining processing in addition to the above education and experience requirements. WORK ENVIROMENT / PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: + Manufacturing environment

  • Ability to stand and sit for long periods of time

  • Ability to perform repetitive motion (keyboarding, 10-key, phones)

  • Ability to lift and move up to 25 pounds + Exposed to noise and hazardous chemicals

  • May work extended hours and/or weekends.

  • Required to wear personal protective equipment including forced air respirator Keyword: Anodizing Technician I - II From: Kratos Defense

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Anodize Loader/Unloader

19261BR

Title: Anodize Loader/Unloader

Job Function: Manufacturing / Operations

Business Unit Group:

Transportation and Construction Solutions Position Description:

JOB DUTIES


: + Safely load and unload metal from pallets onto anodizing carriers to meet or exceed Kawneer quality expectations.

  • Must be willing to learn the production process and quality checks.

  • Computer work is involved; JDE and Database work + Periodic maintenance tasks, miscellaneous cleaning The employee is required to follow all Health & Safety requirements listed in the applicable procedure & work instructions

Requisition Number:

19261BR Minimum Years of Experience:

Entry Level Primary Location: AR-Springdale

Minimum Education Required:

High School or GED

Minimum Travel Required:

None Basic Qualifications:


REQUIREMENTS: + Ability to regularly lift 40+ lbs, bend, stoop, and squat.Physically demanding job.

  • Overtime is required if deemed necessary by management.

Business Unit:

Building and Construction Systems

Job Type: Entry Level/New Grad


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Anodizing Technician I - II

Job Description: Anodize aluminum parts through a phosphoric acid anodizing process and alodining of parts as required. Functions include start-up, operation, troubleshooting, tank maintenance, minor maintenance and shut down of the Anodizing System in a safe and efficient manner so that each part is finished to meet customer and company finishing quality standards.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: All levels * Apply protective coatings to metal and composite based product specifications using spray gun techniques.

  • Processes aluminum parts through a phosphoric acid anodizing, alodining, processes, primer and paint operations as required

  • Wires objects to rack and immerses in series of cleaning, etching, and rinsing baths.

  • Operates PAA Room related equipment such as oven, pressure washer, spray booth, spray gun and crane as instructed

  • Fills out travelers and maintains PAA log book, spray booth log book, and records

  • Fills and test tanks for appropriate concentration

  • Bonds & cuts test coupons for pull testing

  • Handles, applies, stores and disposes of work related chemicals in accordance with company and regulatory requirements

  • Inspects finished products for non-conformance

  • Understand any and all health and safety issues associated with each chemical used in the coating process

  • Understand the proper utilization of temperature monitoring instruments

  • Understand the monitoring and regulation of tank solution temperatures

  • Understand the Monitoring, Operating, and Utilization of Anodizing Tank Rectifiers

  • Maintains tank fluid levels

  • Monitors tank operation during shift to ensure proper operation is occurring and to prevent product loss

  • Complies with all environmental regulations and environmental reporting requirements.

  • Maintains a clean work area and ensures adherence to 5S Standards.

  • Uses and maintains required department and individual Personal Protective Equipment.

  • Adheres to all safety rules and practices and other company/department policies and practices.

  • Assists with other work assignments and/or may work in other departments Coating Technician II (in addition to the above) * Performs lab tests in the absence of the PAA Specialist and understands/interprets results.

  • Troubleshoots and corrects minor maintenance line finish issues

  • Provides technical direction related to anodizing, alodining, and primer processes to support other personnel when required

  • Ensure conditions of control plan are in conformance.

  • Understands the chemical composition of each tank and its function in the PAA System Other Job Functions (all levels) * Assists co-workers within the department, as required.

  • May work and train on tasks in other departments such as painting and grind/sand operations.

  • Other duties may be assigned KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED: (all levels) * Ability to maintain sensitive and confidential information as required by government standards

  • Ability to interact effectively and professionally with peers and supervisors

  • Ability to adhere to workplace rules

  • Ability to understand and comply with written and oral Instructions

  • Willingness to train/learn to work in other departments as required

  • Ability to be flexible and adaptable to changing schedules, priorities and processes

  • Ability to operate equipment used within the department such as: hand tools, tape measures, liquid measuring devices, oven, pressure washer, spray booth, spray gun and crane

  • Ability to perform lab tests and understand results

  • Ability to understand and adhere to company Quality Management System policies and procedures

  • Ability to understand and adhere to all Workplace and Safety rules/policies and practices

  • Knowledge of metal coating processes, chemicals and various materials, tools, and equipment.

  • Understands the chemical make-up of each tank and its function in the Anodizing System.

  • Must be able to maintain the physical ability to successfully complete Respirator Fit Check requirements and wear required protective equipment.

  • May be required to obtain and maintain a U.S. security clearance at the appropriate level (requires U.S. Citizenship).

Coating Technician I * Works under close supervision.

  • Possesses the ability to learn and perform job functions at an entry to intermediate level

  • Intermediate-level of knowledge of: Math (adding, subtracting, dividing, multiplying) Department documentation Materials Knowledge Tooling/Fixtures/Templates Equipment Processes

  • Ability to read and write various forms of documentation related to completion of job duties such as Manufacturing Orders, Chemical MSDSs, Department Logs, forms, etc…

Coating Technician II * Works under minimal supervision.

  • Trains Coating Technician I * Ability to support manufacturing engineers with new techniques.

  • Ability to recognize non-conformance finish issues and what steps to take when they occur

  • Ability to communicate professionally with regulatory authorities as required

  • Provides specific recommendations and may perform equipment maintenance.

  • Demonstrates advanced understanding of all department processes, practices, math calculations, materials, and equipment

  • Troubleshoots product and process issues making recommending solutions

  • May create/develop new processes and templates

Experience and Skills:Coating Technician (all levels) * Requires high school education or equivalent.

  • Prefer 1- 2 years of hands-on relevant experience.

  • Ability to perform minor maintenance on the system

  • Basic math skills. (Add, Subtract, Multiply and Divide, Percentage) * Previous experience performing anondizing and/or chemical coating functions desired but not required.

Coating Technician II * Must have 5 years hands on experience in anodizing checking and alodining processing in addition to the above education and experience requirements. WORK ENVIROMENT / PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: * Manufacturing environment

  • Ability to stand and sit for long periods of time

  • Ability to perform repetitive motion (keyboarding, 10-key, phones) * Ability to lift and move up to 25 pounds

  • Exposed to noise and hazardous chemicals

  • May work extended hours and/or weekends.

  • Required to wear personal protective equipment including forced air respirator Job Tracking ID: 85347-244419 Location: Sacramento, CA Job Type: Full-Time/Regular Date Updated: April 28, 2017 Job Level: Mid Career (2+ years) Number of Openings: 1 Years of Experience: At least 3 Years Level of Education: High School/GED Starting Date: ASAP

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Senior Technologist IV, Plating And Anodization - (E4)

Applied Materials is the leader in materials engineering solutions used to produce virtually every new chip and advanced display in the world. Our expertise in modifying materials at atomic levels and on an industrial scale enables customers to transform possibilities into reality. At Applied Materials, our innovations make possible the technology shaping the future. Are you an engineer who is passionate about learning and pushing your own limits? Come join our Supplier Technology team that is focused on developing and managing suppliers that perform critical Special Processes on our tools. Special Processes are highly technical manufacturing processes that require in depth expertise in material science, chemistry, metrology, process control and analytical / testing methods. Our engineering judgment is in demand every day as we collaborate with engineers and scientists across Applied Material business units to develop the next generation products and sustain the quality of our current products.

Overview Recognized as a plating & anodizing expert within the team. Aligns to business objectives and solves unique and complex technical problems in the supply base. Communicates effectively and partners with internal stakeholders. May lead project teams, achieves business objectives and meets project milestones.

Key Responsibilities

  • Leads the plating andannodization supplier technical audit process and evaluates supplierperformance and capability. Supports suppliersection to develop a supply base that provides competitive advantage inquality, value/cost, delivery and technology.

  • Leads quality problemresolutions and incident management, drive root cause and correction actions atsuppliers.

  • Identifies and drivesbroad based systemic continuous improvement efforts across the supply base.

  • Supports new product development/introductionby reviewing process specifications, engineering drawing and first articleinspections to ensure integrity and clarity.Develops supplier capability to meet these requirements.

  • Applies knowledge ofqualified plating and anodization processes to recommend processes and proceduresto design engineering that would results in savings, lead time reductions,system improvements, increased life and/or mitigated risk.

  • Provides training andmentoring to internal teams on plating/annodization processes and the supplieraudit/evaluation process.

Qualifications1. Functional Knowledge + Regarded as thetechnical expert in the following technical areas; + Plating(Electroless Nickel Plating, especially for semiconductor equipment parts) + Anodization(Especially for semiconductor equipment parts) + Materialsscience and analysis + Understands machiningand finishing processes used in the fabrication semiconductor tool components. 2. Problem Solving + Solves complex technicalproblems that have a broad impact on the business.

  • Understanding and use ofvarious problem solving methodologies, such as 8D, six sigma, etc.

  • Willingness to learn andbe flexible in problem solving approach. 3. Leadership + Align project objectivesto requirements of both internal and external customers.

  • May lead project teamswith moderate resource requirements, risk, and/or complexity to achievemilestone and objectives + Keeps commitments whileexecuting on multiple projects.

  • Negotiates with othersto adopt a different point of view 4. Communication Skills + Communicates technical concepts effectively to bothtechnical and nontechnical audiences. 5. Experience and Education + Bachelor's Degree a in chemical engineering, chemistryor related field (advanced degree, i.e.,master or Ph.D. strongly preferred) + 7 - 10 years of relevant work experience Applied Materials is committed to diversity in its workforce including Equal Employment Opportunity for Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities.

Primary Location: California-CA,Santa Clara

Job Title: Senior Technologist IV, Plating and Anodization - (E4)

Job:

Engineering

Requisition ID: 1701672

Shift:

Day Job

Travel: Yes, 20 % of the Time

Posting Type: Internal / External

Relocation Package: No Relocation


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Anodize Assistant - 3Rd Shift

Job Description:

At Hytek Finishes, we provide specialized surface treatments, chemical finishing and non-destructive testing to the aerospace and defense industry. We hold processing approvals for every major airframe manufacturer and process parts for a base of over 600 customers worldwide. Hytek Finishes employs 250+ employees and offers competitive wages with an excellent benefit package.

Job Description:
This is an entry-level racking position in our Anodize Department. The hours for this position are training Monday through Friday 6:30 a.m.

  • 2:30 p.m. Once training is complete, the hours for this position are Sunday night through Friday morning 10:00 p.m.

  • 6:30 a.m.

Specific Responsibilities Include:

    • Attention to quality of product
  • Review customer and Hytek paperwork for instructions

  • Follow technique card instructions to rack and unrack parts

  • Work closely with operator to complete work and prioritize tasks

  • Sign off paperwork as required

  • Keep area clean and organized

  • Other duties as assigned

Essential Mental/Physical Demands:
Standing for long periods of time in a manufacturing environment. Ability to lift and carry up to 50lbs. Use of safety equipment when necessary (goggles, gloves, respirator, hearing protection, etc.). Often exposed to wet/humid conditions, moving mechanical parts, fumes or airborne particles. Noise level is usually moderate. Temperatures in the work environment can fluctuate with outside weather conditions.

Required Skills:
Ability to read, write and communicate in English. Ability to read written purchase orders and paperwork. Must be able to take direction from others and have the ability to work in a team environment. Attention to detail is a must. Ability and desire to work in a fast-paced manufacturing environment.

Required Experience:
Candidates must be able to demonstrate longevity in previous work experiences. When applying, please include dates of employment for each previous position. Applicants with previous experience in a metal finishing, manufacturing or aerospace production environment are preferred.

U.S. Export Policy Notice:

To comply with U.S. export laws and regulations, Esterline operations in the U.S. may only employ "U.S. Persons" as defined by the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR).

Esterline is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. It is the policy of the Company to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status. t

U.S. Export Policy Notice: To ensure compliance with U.S. export laws and regulations, Esterline operations in the U.S. may only employ U.S Persons as defined by the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR).


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Anode Scientist

A123 Systems, LLC is a leading developer and manufacturer of lithium-ion batteries and battery systems for the transportation and commercial markets.

Position Overview

A123 Systems, LLC is looking for an Anode Scientist to join our team for the development of next generation high capacity lithium-ion anode materials. This position executes the development and design of Si-graphite composite anode electrodes to be used in A123s next Li-ion cell products with high energy density.The individual will possess a good working knowledge of Li-ion batteries, the chemical and physical properties of cell materials, in particular, silicon-based anodes. Primary job responsibilities include generating new ideas and approaches for the development of next generation anode materials and working closely with material suppliers for implementation and validation of technologies for transfer to manufacturing. Attending to these responsibilities will require working closely with electrolyte, cathode, and cell scientists and engineers co-located in A123s Waltham facility as well as in Hangzhou, China.

Primary Responsibilities

Anode development areas of focus include:

Designing/optimizing high capacity anode for high energy density cell applications
: Identifies degradation mechanisms and mitigates issues through material
engineering and electrode structural design

Validating technology from lab to pilot scale and transferring new materials/technology to the cell development team

Investigates the surface and bulk structural and electrochemical properties of anode materials, including electrochemical performance and corresponding intrinsic material properties.

Develops and implements synthesis and process strategies for the above areas of focus as well as the needed material characterizations.

Apply DOE and other statistical tools and techniques to measure, analyze and improve and control component and cell performance.

Manages lithium-ion cell fabrication, testing, analysis, and data organization associated with the advanced anode development.

Ensures needed updates to anode development and testing SOPs are regularly incorporated by and disseminated to the appropriate personnel.

Interacts with laboratory technicians, scientists, and engineers to ensure engineering statement of work (ESOW) tasks are completed within the agreed upon timeframe.

Systematically reviews prior art and peer-reviewed publications for relevant information.

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Anodizing Operator (Epmp304) - Terrell, TX

Job ID:
116493

Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope®, a division of Oldcastle, is the leading supplier of products specified to close the building envelope. They include: custom-engineered curtain wall and window wall, architectural windows, storefront systems, doors, skylights and architectural glass.

Job Summary

We are currently seeking an Anodizing Operator for out plant operations in Terrell, Texas. If you have a desire to learn and grow in a team environment then Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope® could be a great place for your career!     

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • This position is responsible for safely racking and unracking aluminum extrusions for preparation to Anodize the material
  • Regular and predictable attendance, the ability to safely perform tasks, and adherence to all safety policies and procedures are essential functions of your job

Requirements

  • Must be able to read written instructions and follow verbal instructions
  • Must have basic computer skills
  • Must be able to multitask, prioritize and work under time constraints
  • Must be a team player and willing to be trained to work in other areas as assigned
  • Must be able to communicate well with peers and management
  • Must be able to wear all required Personal Protective Equipment
  • Must be able to work 12-hour rotating night shifts, 6PM-6AM, with periods of required overtime
  • Preference will be given to applicants with former manufacturing experience

Physical Requirements

  • Stand and walk for entire shift on concrete, up to 12 hours
  • Twist, bend and kneel
  • Lift, push, pull or move up to 75 lbs. individually or 150 lbs. with a partner
  • Grasp metal and turn hooks and clamps by hand
  • Lift aluminum extrusions overhead and at head level individually and with a partner
  • Requires constant reaching, handling and grasping while turning of upper body while moving and lifting
  • Visual acuity to inspect aluminum for various quality flaws
  • Proper wear of all required Personal Protective Equipment
  • Temperatures are consistent with same outdoor climate conditions of the region (Heat, humidity, etc.)

Qualifications

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skills and/or abilities required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties of the job.

Additional Information

  • Only online applications will be accepted
  • When applying, please provide full employment history
  • Pre-employment background screening will be conducted on qualified applicants after acceptance of job offer

What Oldcastle Offers You

  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs
  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion

About Oldcastle

Oldcastle has a long and proud heritage as one of North America’s largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the Oldcastle family. Oldcastle operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.

Oldcastle is a great place to grow! If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Once you click apply now, you will be brought to our career site. Please complete your online profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Our system allows you to view and track your status 24 hours a day. Thank you for your interest in the Oldcastle family!

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Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope® is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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