Assembler Dry Cell And Battery Job Description Sample
Process Associate 3 - Battery And Cell Assembly (Crossroads)
Positions start at 16.33 an hour, and are eligible for a shift differential as well as an increase after 90 days. These positions are also benefit-eligible day one, and are eligible for a 401k employer match.
Position will support the manufacture of cell and battery assembly at the Crossroads facility. Highest quality manufacturing and work will be in accordance with company policies, procedures and industry standards. Responsibilities to include but limited to manufacture of cell and battery assemblies such as spot-welding, and mixing and pouring of adhesives and pottings.
Ongoing responsibilities include upholding "best practice" procedures for achieving company objectives with Manufacturing and for maintaining high standards of control in the following main areas:
Must be able to read and understand drawings and process procedures
Must be able to multi-task
Excellent record of attendance and reliability
Maintain a high level of productivity and quality
Suggest safety, quality and production recommendation for continuous improvement
Perform product quality self-inspections
General knowledge of tools and parts assembly
Team player who works well with co-workers
Key Objectives (specific expectations during the next 6 to 18 months):
- Motivation (ability to enhance others commitment to their work)
- Foster Teamwork (help others learn to work together)
- Initiative (identify what needs to be done and taking action before being asked)
Min 3 years in manufacturing environment
Communication skills, including written and verbal communication skills
Excellent Interpersonal and team building/working skills
Ability to multi-task and adjust quickly to changing production needs
U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident
High school diploma/GED
PERKS OF BEING AN EAGLEPICHER EMPLOYEE
Some of the great things about being an EaglePicher employee include:
Medical, dental, vision, life, and disability insurance;
10 paid holidays and PTO;
Dependent scholarship programs.
EaglePicher Technologies is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.
Battery Cell Engineer
The Power Electronics division is responsible for conceptualizing, designing, building, and testing the electrical power components in the Hyperloop system. These components include variable frequency drives for propulsion and levitation, energy storage systems, cable assemblies, power systems, and the associated control hardware and control algorithms. We are seeking a battery engineer at our Los Angeles facility to join our diverse and experienced team in designing High Voltage battery packs for one of the most challenging transportation applications on Earth.
THE ROLE (what you are accountable for):
Battery electrochemistry analysis, performance trade-off analysis, cell selection, and develop test plan for battery characterization.
Study battery aging characteristics
Study battery failure modes and root cause analysis
Develop battery cell electrochemical, thermal, aging, and failure models to support battery module and pack designs
Support BMS design and algorithms to estimate state of charge, state of health, and dynamic power limits.
Support failure mode effect analysis for HV battery systems.
Work in a collaborative and multi-disciplinary team environment, ensure timely completion of assigned tasks, and facilitate project partnerships
Team oriented: you are comfortable and energized by working in a team with a wide variety of backgrounds and skillsets. You welcome constructive feedback and different perspectives. You desire to truly understand the goals and needs of your teammates.
A learner: you're always eager to learn new skills; faced with a new challenge, you apply considerable research skills and diligence to figure it out, though you're humble enough to ask for help when needed.
Dynamic and creative: you thrive in a fast-paced environment where several interdependent technologies are being developed simultaneously. You welcome the challenge of generating ideas and performing analysis based on inputs and requirements that are subject to change.
REQUIRED MINIMUM EXPERIENCE
B.S. in chemical engineering or battery material science
Strong knowledge and hands-on experience with advanced lithium-ion battery cells and systems
Experience with battery electrical & thermal characterization tests
Experience with battery electrochemical and aging models, and model calibration based on test results
Knowledge in thermal dynamics
Excellent problem-solving skills
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Experience with battery modeling software tools, such as Matlab/Simulink, FEA and CFD models.
Experience developing a product from concept to production
Design and analysis of automotive battery packs
Experience with root cause analysis of failed battery packs and deriving mitigation strategies
Knowledge of battery safety standards
Battery Scientist/Engineer, Medical R&D
Eagle Picher is looking for an accomplished, hands-on Battery Scientist or Engineer with primary and secondary lithium battery experience to join the Product Development team at our Yardney Facility in East Greenwich, RI! This is an opportunity to make important contributions to the design and development of our state-of-the-art lithium batteries to meet the challenging requirements of our medical device customers.
About the Position:
The primary purpose of this position is for you to assume the key battery scientist/engineer role to support the design, development and qualification of implantable batteries for Eagle Picher Medical Power. You will be a key player in the product development team, working closely with our research, product engineering and quality staff to help drive and execute new projects to completion and support existing products. If you are a lithium battery expert, are creative, passionate, self-motivated, enjoy working on challenging projects to help improve patients' lives through collaboration with others to deliver superior products, this is the opportunity for you.
Your core responsibilities will be to:
Support all cell development activities as the lead electrochemical expert for new and existing primary and rechargeable batteries and support all project performance, timeline and cost targets.
Initiate, design, develop and coordinate projects of varying complexity in support of company goals as needed. Be accountable for ensuring that the choice of materials and chemistry in cell designs results in robust products that can be scaled up.
Take the lead on failure analysis and root cause investigations in support of current and ongoing development products.
Stay abreast of the state of the art in battery technology and make recommendations that support EP's strategic initiatives.
Work with external partners/suppliers to enable the adoption of the appropriate materials or technologies in order to bring the most value to EP and our customers without compromising robustness or quality.
Build relationships, work closely with and support all appropriate functions within the company to help grow the Medical business
Lead, guide and mentor junior staff in order to improve EP's processes and capabilities to become world class
To succeed in this position, you must:
Have a Bachelor's degree in Chemistry, Chemical Engineering or Materials Science with a minimum of 7 years of experience developing lithium batteries. Alternately, an advanced degree with a minimum of 3 years of relevant experience in a Research or Product Development environment developing lithium batteries.
A strong foundation in Electrochemistry or Electrochemical Engineering.
Experience working on electrode materials, electrolytes, cell design, electrode processing, cell performance and safety.
Good understanding of the interaction between chemistry, materials and processes and their impact on product performance and safety
Strong problem solving and root cause analysis skills
Demonstrated ability to build relationships across an organization and work collaboratively for the success of the business
U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident
In addition to meeting the basic requirements, the most successful candidate will also have:
Medical device industry experience and familiarity with ISO 13485 and stage gate development processes is highly desirable.
Motivated, passionate, self-starter with a track record of delivering above and beyond expectations
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Training, experience and capability in statistical analysis
A can-do attitude, passion to succeed and an ability and willingness to wear multiple hats as needed
Willingness and ability to travel up to 20% of the time or as needed
Battery Test Engineer
NantEnergy (formerly Fluidic Energy) is seeking a Battery Test Engineer to join our rapidly growing team as we bring a game-changing product to market. This position entails working alongside a world-class team to create test protocols and conduct experiments for improved performance and lifetime. The position requires a high level of drive to keep pace and grow with NantEnergy as the business continues to expand. The Battery Test Engineer will be responsible for characterizing cell and system performance; developing and implementing accelerated testing approaches; and using statistical analysis tools to correlate experimental results with variations in cell/system parameters. The successful candidate will possess the following qualities: strong attention to details; ability to document and analyze data with rigor; passion to solve problems; and complete tasks in a timely manner. The candidate will be a hands-on, resourceful problem solver, and team player with excellent interaction skills, and exemplary communications skills to efficiently communicate data and interact effectively with members of the various technical teams within our organization. Particular emphasis will be placed on experience in the development of battery technology
NantEnergy offers competitive salaries and full benefits package. We are located at 8455 North 90th St. Scottsdale, AZ.
As part of an R&D team, design and conduct experiments to characterize and improve performance and lifetime, both at the cell component level and system level.
Use design-of-experiment (DOE) approaches to aid in optimizing cell components and cell design.
Develop and maintain test programs for commercial battery testers.
Initiate cell and module level tests, and monitor and maintain test integrity.
Generate and present statistical analyses of test data using JMP, Origin, Excel, Matlab or similar software packages.
Apply safe working practices in environment with chemicals and electrochemical test systems.
Education: BS, MS or PhD, or equivalent, in materials science, chemical engineering or related field
2+ years hands-on experience in battery development, characterization and/or testing.
The following skills are required:
Strong analytical and problem solving skills. Ability to design and conduct complex experiments.
Good working understanding of, and hands-on experience with, typical battery characterization techniques
Ability to apply DOE approaches to performance optimization
Excellent oral and written communication skills and ability to function as a team player in a cross-functional environment
Facility with JMP, Origin Excel, Matlab or similar software.
The following skills are preferred:
Strong background in electrochemistry
Hands-on experience with alkaline-based battery technology
Experience with materials characterization techniques
Formed in 2006, NantEnergy (Fluidic Energy) is a leading global energy and power solutions provider and a technology leader in rechargeable metal-air batteries. The company has delivered its ground-breaking Zinc-air breathing cell in over 120,000 batteries and 100+ microgrids installed in demanding environments around the world over the past 6 years. The company's proprietary low cost, scalable and expandable energy storage technology and integrated intelligent controls and power management system are delivering an economically attractive alternative to diesel generators and lead acid batteries today. NantEnergy also offers complete, vertically integrated renewables/storage solutions, which can be paired with its innovative energy-as-a-service business model. The company's turnkey power and energy solutions excel in longer duration applications that require continuous discharge capabilities from 4 - 72 hours including communication, critical back-up and microgrid applications. As NantEnergy continues to revolutionize the energy industry, we are looking for ambitious, talented individuals to join our exceptional team. More information can be found on the company website at www.fluidicenergy.com
Battery Design Engineer
NantEnergy, an Arizona-based company developing proprietary battery technology, is seeking a Battery Design Engineer to join our rapidly growing team as we bring a game-changing product to market. This position entails working alongside world-class scientists and engineers to develop, design, test and analyze NantEnergy storage and backup power systems products. Primary responsibilities include: developing new concepts and designs for next generation metal-air batteries; procuring parts and components; working with technicians and external suppliers to fabricate cell, module and system prototypes; collaborating with vendors and partners on battery material components; and performing mechanical, chemical or material tests and engineering calculations. Particular emphasis in selecting the successful candidate will be placed on a strong understanding of computer aided design of plastic and metal components; functional design of mechanical components; and experience in using mechanical design and drawing tools.
NantEnergy offers competitive salaries and full benefits package. We are located at 8455 North 90th St. Scottsdale, AZ.
Responsible for next generation metal-air battery design and development to achieve step changes in cost, performance and reliability, enabling new product development.
Evaluate designs; perform engineering analysis, modeling and simulation.
Build and test mechanical concept prototypes and interpret results.
Hands-on design and fabrication of battery cells and components.
Work with engineering and manufacturing teams to transition new technologies from R&D to product development.
The following are required:
Bachelor's Degree with 5+ years experience or a graduate degree with 3+ years experience in mechanical, chemical, materials or other related engineering discipline.
- Computer Aided Design and Analytical
familiarity in Pro-E or other mechanical design tools; prior experience in building analytical or computer assisted models related to fluid dynamics, chemical, electrochemical, thermal and/or electrical properties; and experimental validation of models.
Design for manufacturability, assembly, cost, reliability, serviceability, and testability.
Experience with design of plastic and/or metal components using extrusion, lamination, injection molding, stamping and other manufacturing processes.
Technology development process – Ability to take an idea from concept demonstration to engineering prototype
Design of experiments and hands on skills to build prototypes/concept demos.
Strong communication skills and a team player
Passion to solve problems and rapid execution of innovative ideas
Cell or pack design experience in the energy storage or fuel cells technology areas
Fluid flow, thermal, chemical or electrical modeling, simulation and FEA capability desired.
Formed in 2006, NantEnergy Inc. is an energy storage solution company that is enabled by groundbreaking battery technology and integrated smart-grid intelligence. NantEnergy is the first to commercialize rechargeable, high cycle life metal-air technology and has covered more than 500,000 real world cycles. NantEnergy's combination of breakthrough technology and proven company leadership, has enabled the company to bring these environmentally clean and commercially viable solutions to the market place. In March 2015, NantEnergy increased its momentum through a partnership with Caterpillar to distribute various products through Caterpillar distribution channels. As NantEnergy continues to revolutionize the energy industry, we are looking for ambitious, talented individuals to join our exceptional team. More information can be found on the company website at www.fluidicenergy.com
Technical Program Manager (Tpm) Battery
LOCATION: SANTA CLARA VALLEY, CALIFORNIA, UNITED STATESImagine what you could do here.
At Apple, new ideas have a way of becoming extraordinary products, services, and customer experiences very quickly. Bring passion and dedication to your job and there's no telling what you could accomplish.The people here at Apple don't just build products — they create the kind of wonder that's revolutionized entire industries. It's the diversity of those people and their ideas that inspires the innovation that runs through everything we do, from amazing technology to industry-leading environmental efforts.
Join Apple, and help us leave the world better than we found it.JOB SUMMARYApple is looking for a motivated, process oriented Technical Program Manager (TPM) to lead Battery process development at suppliers. You will be responsible for reviewing module designs and specifications and providing feedback to Apple Product Design, Cell Engineering, Safety, and Reliability and working with suppliers to establish capable processes to ensure product can consistently meet specifications at high volumes.
Min 5 years experience in Operations Engineering or Manufacturing Process DevelopmentDirect experience in manufacturing process design, review, and buy off
Experience with tooling design (jigs, fixtures, tool and die) in a high volume manufacturing environment
Understanding of Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerance (GD&T), Design of Experiments, and Statistical Process Control (SPC) is a plus Must be willing/able to travel internationally- 35%
Review module designs and specifications and provide Design for Manufacturing feedback and risks to Apple Product Design based on process capability within the supply chain.Plan, propose, and lead Design of Experiments (DOE) activities to produce timely and accurate analyses used to drive design, process development, and supply chain decisions.Assess the suitability of a fabrication strategy or technology for a given part design. Plan validation exercises to demonstrate initial feasibility as well as manufacturing capability.
Analyze results to provide technical recommendations.Collaborate with suppliers to deliver process flow mapping, FMEA, equipment/fixture designs, implementation schedules and validation activities prior to Engineering builds.Collaborate with suppliers to establish manufacturing Process Control Plans for early detection of issues and to ensure consistent quality is achieved.Drive project technical and operational issues related to process, fixtures, equipment, etc. during NPI phase to enable delivery of a mature manufacturing process into Mass Production.Assess supplier readiness to support build events and production ramp. Identify potential execution issues and provide recommendations for risk mitigation to management.Drive production process improvements, including robotics and automation, to reduce labor and maximize quality.
MSME/BSME, or equivalent. MBA a plus, but not required.
Apple is an Equal Opportunity Employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity. We take affirmative action to ensure equal opportunity for all applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other legally protected characteristics.
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Apple will not discriminate or retaliate against applicants who inquire about, disclose, or discuss their compensation or that of other applicants. For more information, please click here.Apple will consider for employment all qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with applicable law.
If you are applying for a position in San Francisco, please click here.Apple participates in the E-Verify program in certain locations as required by law. Learn more.Apple is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to applicants with physical and mental disabilities. Learn more.Apple is a drug-free workplace. Learn more.
Battery Research Scientist
The Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory (APL), a national leader in scientific research and development, located midway between Baltimore and Washington, DC is seeking a researcher with a strong background in advanced lithium ion batteries, materials synthesis, electrochemical cell fabrication, and battery integration. APL supports the ever-increasing power and energy demands in both national security and commercial sectors by exploring various 'out-of-the-box' and game-changing ideas and by realizing them through working prototypes.
The Research and Exploratory Development Department (REDD) at APL has an exciting opportunity for a detail-oriented team player to pursue R&D efforts in advanced battery technologies under the supervision of a project manager. The ideal candidate will have a strong track record in the areas of solid state electrochemistry, Li-ion batteries, materials chemistry, or interfacial surface science, solid record of performance in externally funded projects, and experience with working closely with sponsors and contractors. The successful candidate will require exceptional communication skills and the initiative and patience to see large projects to completion.
This position will also engage in a wide spectrum of materials R&D including but not limited to the battery-related research. The candidate is expected to perform leading research by developing efficient power conversion and energy storage materials and devices based on a solid theoretical foundation and through a hypothesis-driven problem-solving approach. The successful candidate would work and communicate closely and effectively with team members to ensure all tasks are performed to extremely high standards.
- Conduct innovative R&D in power conversion and energy storage materials and devices. Duties include, but not limited to, developing high capacity electrode chemistries/materials for Li-ion batteries, electrochemical cell fabrication and test, optimizing processes, and battery prototyping (40%)
- Interact with laboratory technicians, scientists, and engineers daily to ensure statement of work tasks are completed within the agreed upon timeframe. Report work progress in both oral and written form (10%)
- Critically thinks about and provide solutions to current shortcomings associated with current technologies/approaches (10%)
- Pursue research in power and energy materials and devices under the mentorship and supervision of APL senior staff by formulating and managing large-scale projects from the proposal-writing stage through the final delivery of successful results to meet our customer needs (35%)
- Contribute to sponsor briefings, white papers and proposals, and publish original research in this area and to present the work at academic and technical conferences. (5%)
Note: This job summary and listing of duties is for the purpose of describing the position and its essential functions at time of hire and may change over time.
Master's Degree in materials science, chemistry, chemical engineering, or related field.
Solid understanding of electrochemistry and synthesis/characterization of materials
3 years of laboratory experience in fabricating and testing electrochemical cells and prototyping advanced batteries including Li-ion battery pouch cells
2 years of industry, government labs, and/or academic (post graduate) experience working on externally sponsored projects
Experience with battery electrode fabrication and relevant techniques including slurry preparation, coating, calendaring, etc.
Experience with battery testing techniques and data analysis (galvanostatic charge/discharge, cycle life, rate capability, electrochemical impedance spectroscopy etc.)
Experience with electrolyte characterization (e.g. electrochemical stability window, ionic conductivity, etc.)
Experience with materials characterization tools including but not limited to optical microscopy, X-ray diffraction, scanning electron microscopy/energy dispersive spectroscopy, etc.
Experience with active powder material synthesis and polymer electrolytes
Experience in a battery manufacturing setting and interfacing directly with sponsors
Special Working Conditions:
- Occasional travel can be necessary for program reviews, sponsor visits, etc.
Security: Applicant selected will be subject to a government security clearance investigation and must meet the requirements for access to classified information. Eligibility requirements include U.S. citizenship.
Benefits: APL offers a comprehensive benefits package including a liberal vacation plan, a matching retirement program, significant educational assistance, a scholarship tuition program for staff with dependents, and competitive salaries commensurate with skills and experience. For more information about our organization, please visit our web site at www.jhuapl.edu.
Equal Employment Opportunity: Johns Hopkins University/Applied Physics Laboratory (APL) is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that complies with Title IX of the Education Amendments Acts of 1972, as well as other applicable laws. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.
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Cell Processing Technician (20180529)
ABSL Space Products (ABSL) is the world-leading manufacturer of Lithium-ion batteries for space applications. We are seeking talented individuals who have the self-motivation and desire to become world-leaders in their field to join our office in Longmont, Colorado.
This is an excellent opportunity for someone to join a growing international space component supplier.
ABSL is seeking a full time Cell Processing Technician willing to assist in the testing of new cell technology for the space environment.
Applicants must have US Citizenship or current Green Card.
Work closely with Lead Cell Processing Tech to process cells for flight and non-flight space battery programs
Attention to detail and willingness to complete repetitive activities a must
Serialization, de-sleeve and cleaning of single cells
Single cell physical inspection
Charge and discharge cells using specialized test equipment
Work with quality assurance and manufacturing to identify and resolve cell processing issues
High School diploma
Proficient in basic computer skills (including Microsoft Word and Excel)
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Ability to work in a team environment to meet strict deadlines
Must be willing and able to follow established safety directives
Job Location Longmont, Colorado, United StatesDepartmentEnerSys Advanced Systems Position TypeFull-Time/Regular
Maintenance - Battery Technician
This is an entry level position with the potential to lead into other areas of building and equipment maintenance. This position involves maintaining industrial size material handling batteries and equipment.
Job Responsibilities and Accountabilities:
Training and/or equivalent work experience with maintenance on industrial batteries such as: load bank testing, watering cells and cell replacement is desired. Training and/or experience with computers and HVAC or electrical preferred.
As needed, the technician will assist with equipment repairs and various projects working with electricity, masonry, painting, and general contracting skills in order to maintain the company's equipment and facility.
Why Work for SUPERVALU?
As one of the largest grocery wholesalers and retailers in the United States, SUPERVALU is dedicated to feeding our communities by providing innovative, customer-centric solutions. We deliver on that promise every day through a strong network of 30,000 talented employees who supply the best national brands and our own high-quality and affordable private label products to thousands of customers, and millions of consumers, nationwide. With a wide variety of services and industry leading expertise, SUPERVALU offers you the opportunity to shape the food industry through every stage of your career.
A GREAT PLACE TO GROW!
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. SUPERVALU is an EO employer – M/F/Veteran/Disability. VEVRAA Federal Contractor.
Cell Technician I - Charlotte, NC (Prefer Gastonia, NC Area)
Goodman Networks offers a complete family of solutions to wireless carriers, OEMs, backhaul service providers, and enterprise customers. Additionally, our Field Services division is a valued partner of DIRECTV delivering high quality service installations, maintenance, and upgrades for residential and commercial customers. Solutions and services offered by Goodman Networks help these entities implement new technologies faster, enhance network performance, and improve business results.
Perform routine maintenance, surveillance, and operations on radio frequency/analog/microwave components. Designs test fixtures, analyzes test results, and documents tests performed on components. Assist in the development of lab test procedures. Documents service by recording inspections and maintenance.
Repairs or replaces damaged or faulty items in a timely manner to ensure maximum network availability.
Performs all components of cell site maintenance including: automatic/manual optimization, antenna testing and results analysis.
Performs testing, acceptance and analysis of DS0, FT1, T1, T3, OC3, and STS1 circuits including: Microwave or SONET systems, CSU, T1 interface devices, Digital Cross Connects and physical cross connects utilizing appropriate test equipment (T-BERD or equivalent)
Ensures power systems are functional which includes performing and analyzing battery routines, performing voltage adjustments and PM's on rectifiers and DC power systems.
Ensures proper maintenance of site buildings and grounds.
Performs inspection of microwave systems. Including: performs routine preventive maintenance, equipment alarm analysis, inspection of waveguide pressure and desiccant, annual preventive maintenance on all radio types, advanced troubleshooting, basic installation and acceptance of radio and path alignment with tower crew.
Assists more experienced Site/Field Engineers in testing and repairing network equipment.
Goodman Networks considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital or veteran status, or any other legally protected status.
Ericsson base station equipment experience
1 year minimum Ethernet backhaul/transport test and troubleshooting experience
Knowledge in all aspects of channel addition / removal, base station equipment alarm analysis and hardware troubleshooting
Knowledge of all call processing schemes including ANALOG/CDMA/UMTS/LTE
Familiarity with RF drive test methods and procedures
Working knowledge of MS Office suite is required
A valid Driver's License is required
Pre-employment physical required
Ability to lift 60 lbs. required
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential function.
Ability to hear, understand and respond appropriately to verbal requests made in person and over the telephone in English
Sit, stand, stoop and drive
Be exposed to indoor and outdoor conditions
Ability to travel between job sites daily is a must; frequent overnight travel or longer is also a must
Must be willing to work days/nights/weekends depending on project demands
Maintain a valid driver license
High School Diploma
Associates Degree or equivalent experience
Typically requires 1 year or equivalent experience or related technical training
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