Battery Inspector Job Description Sample
Description: Penske Logistics is now hiring a Battery Changer for their Maintenance Department servicing all material handling equipment in our warehouse. Come and be a part of our team! This is a second shift position working 4 days/10 hour shifts.
11:00 a.m. – 9:30 p.m.
Conducts the removal and replacement of lift batteries safely. Operates Hydra-Handler Sled.
Maintains and repairs battery cable insulation and connectors. Conducts daily/weekly Preventative Maintenance and completes daily log sheet. Monitors battery charger status & exercises corrective action as required.
Monitors Battery De-ionizer and takes corrective action. Disposes of Hazardous Materials in accordance with established OSHA procedures. Checks and maintains water levels in batteries.
Uses multi meter to check battery voltages. Maintains a clean and safe work area. Provides stand by relief as needed.
Utilizes and maintains the proper PPE (Personal Protective Equipment). Verifies all safety switches are functional at all times. Performs any and all job related duties as directed. Other projects or tasks as assigned by Supervisor.
High School Diploma or Equivalent Previous Battery/Charger maintenance and repair experience preferred but not required. Good Communication skills and the ability to work well with a diverse group of associates.
Ability to safely operate warehouse equipment (Hi-lift, RC, Pallet Jacks, etc.). Considerable knowledge of safety practices. Ability to use a variety of hand tools and multi meters. Physical Requirements and Working Conditions:
Occasionally lift and carry up to 80lbs. Occasionally climb ladders or use lift equipment to a height in excess of 28 ft. Manual dexterity in hands, arms and legs to use tools, bend, stoop, stand and stretch.
Regular, predictable, full attendance is an essential function of the job. Willingness to travel as necessary, work the required schedule, work at the specific location required, complete Penske employment application, submit to a background investigation (to include past employment, education, and criminal history) and drug screening are required.
The physical and mental demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
The associate will be required to remember and understand certain instructions, guidelines or other information. The associate must be able to see and verbally communicate. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.
While performing the duties of this job, the associate will be required to move frequently, stand, walk, and sit. The associate is frequently required to use hands to touch, handle, and feel, and to reach with hands and arms.
The associate must be able to regularly lift and/or move up to 50lbs/23kg and occasionally lift and/or move up to 100lbs/45kg. Penske is an Equal Opportunity Employer, including individuals with disabilities and protected veterans. Penske Logistics is a wholly owned subsidiary of Penske Truck Leasing.
With operations in North America, South America, Europe and Asia, Penske Logistics provides supply chain management and logistics services to leading companies around the world. Penske Logistics delivers value through its design, planning and execution in transportation, warehousing and freight management. Visit www.PenskeLogistics.com at http://www.penskelogistics.com/ to learn more.
Work Locations: 4301 N 125 W Shelbyville, IN
Primary Location: United States-Indiana-Shelbyville
General Labor Penske (Oracle) Job Name:
Req ID: 1713820
Battery Modeling Researcher - Res0000966
About the Role
Battery Modeling Researcher Develop electro-chemical models for battery cells to simulate cell performance and design. Drive experimental data generation for model calibration and validation. Support technology development for next generation vehicle electrification.
Major Duties and Responsibilities - Use commercial software or custom code to build porous electrode models - Incorporate advanced scientific concepts into the models - Plan experiments and data generation for model development, calibration and validation - Interface with material and cell suppliers and evaluate emerging technologies - Interact closely with R&D and engineering colleagues - Communicate results internally and externally through timely, high-quality research reports, external publications, and records of invention - Participate in technical discussions and reviews as an expert in battery cell technology - Generate innovative ideas, suggest new project areas, and establish technical plans - Maintain up-to-date knowledge of industry and technical developments affecting areas of responsibility - Display sense of entrepreneurship and drive results to product implementation
Qualifications - Ph.D. in electrochemical, chemical or related discipline - Strong background in electrochemical and battery technology - Extensive experience in modeling electrochemical systems - Working knowledge of COMSOL software a major plus - Understanding of battery-related experiments including cell construction, cycler operation, impedance spectroscopy, etc. - Effective verbal and written communication skills - Excellent interpersonal skills to work effectively with GM internal and external customers, including executive management - Results oriented, flexible, and ability work with timelines
Groundskeeper/Porter - The Battery On Blake Street - Denver, CO
Who Is Simpson Housing/Simpson Property Group? Headquartered in Denver, Colorado we are a large, fully integrated real estate company with a rich and successful history dating back to 1948.
Our dynamic company acquires, develops, builds and manages luxury apartment communities in highly desirable locations throughout the United States. We are a company that constantly strives to “raise the bar” and continues to receive industry accolades for our strong commitment to providing outstanding customer service to our residents. We also believe in being a good neighbor by giving back to the communities we serve through numerous hours of volunteer work provided by our dedicated team of employees each and every year.
What We Are Currently Looking For: Groundskeeper/Porter - The Battery on Blake Street (Denver, CO) As a key member of our property management team, you will be responsible for the following:
Ensuring your property maintains exceptional curb appeal by keeping the grounds and buildings clean and properly maintained
Assisting in lawn and landscape maintenance including repair/adjustment of sprinklers
Removing snow from walkways
Assisting team members with apartment make-readies
Delivering superior customer service and exemplifying professionalism at all times
Candidates who have experience in the hotel or hospitality industry working as a porter or groundskeeper is a plus. ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Keyword Search: Real Estate, Apartments, General Labor, Laborer, Groundskeeping, Landscape, Grounds Maintenance, Clean Up Candidates who apply should have:
High school diploma or equivalent
Prefer at least one year of groundskeeper/landscaping experience What It’s Like To Work At Simpson: Why work for Simpson?
You might want to ask one of our employees that question. Based on feedback provided by our employees, we continue to receive recognition for being one of the “Best Companies to Work For”, something we are very proud of. We have won this distinction in 2006, 2007, 2013, and again in 2014.
How many companies can say that? And it doesn’t stop there. Over the years, Simpson has cultivated a progressive “employee centric” culture that promotes collaboration and teamwork where ideas are openly shared and employees are actively engaged.
We also firmly believe that employees should be able to have fun at work while maintaining a healthy work-life balance. Sound interesting? Please read on… What Simpson Can Offer You!
As an industry leader, we understand what it takes to be successful in today’s competitive marketplace. We know that employees must have the skills, tools and training to do their jobs effectively and efficiently and we deliver! For this very reason, SPG University was created as a way to help our employees grow on a personal and professional level and advance in their careers within the company.
In addition, our employees enjoy one of the most competitive benefit packages in the industry including multiple medical plan options, dental and vision insurance, 401(k), long-term disability, life insurance, generous paid time off, discount on rent, commuter benefits, education reimbursement and much more. If this sounds like the type of company that you would like to work for, we would like to hear from you. Find out where your talents can take you by applying today!
Simpson Housing is an Equal Opportunity Employer Denver CO Requisition #: 10175 External Company Name: Simpson Housing LLLP External Company URL: http://www.simpsonhousing.com/ Street: 2101 Blake Street
Roadside Technician - Battery
Description JOB RESPONSIBILITIES: Help and Serve by responding to road service calls and provide mechanical assistance to members in a timely, efficient, and safe manner. Explain AAA Northeast's emergency road service policies and procedures to members. Check vehicle and equipment and report any need for repair or replacement. Maintain daily log of all calls completed. Inform dispatcher of any unusual traffic or road conditions. Responsible for following safety policies and procedures, reporting all accidents and injuries immediately to supervisor, and communicating unsafe situations to supervisor to help prevent accidents. QUALIFICATIONS: High School Diploma/GED Minimum of 21 years of age with a valid driver's license. All who are offered employment must successfully complete all pre-employment requirements prior to start date, including Motor Vehicle Driving History, Criminal Background check, Employment Verification, and Drug Screen. Previous knowledge and/or experience in auto electrical or mechanics. Ability to meet and maintain Club standards regarding driving record. Ability to operate and/or use the following equipment: air tank, jumper cables, dispatch computer, lock-out tools, floor jack, air compressor, auto aid spray, wheel lock, funnel, gas can, air impact gun, tire mallet, hand tools, lug wrenches, air hose, a two-way radio, hydraulic winch/cable, car carrier, wheel lift device, safety chains, tow dollies, steering wheel strap, and tow sling/chains. Flexible to work overtime due to business needs. No on-call hours. AAA Northeast is one of the largest and most innovative membership organizations in North America. It is a multi-business organization comprising more than 60 locations in a six-state area. We provide valuable roadside service to our 5.1 million members, as well as many specialized services such as Financial Services & Loans, Insurance, Travel, Discounts, Auto Glass, and Driver Training. AAA is a key advocate for issues impacting the traveling public, such as highway safety, road maintenance and related legislation. We have a unique organizational model and many of our businesses are the largest and most sought after in their industries. AAA Northeast employees help and serve as a way of life. Through a 100-year legacy of service stewardship, our employees make valuable contributions to our workplace and the community that surrounds us. In order to continue our mission, our organization is expanding and we need talented people to work alongside us in creating our next 100 years. Schedule: Sunday-Tuesday; Thursday 12:00PM-10:30PM
Requisition Number:* 17-1678 Title: Roadside Technician - Battery
Type of Position:* Regular
Battery Test Engineer
DNV GL’s Battery Test Team conducts high quality measurements to help battery technology developers, users, investors, manufacturers, and regulators better understand the performance of their hardware. We are engineers, scientists, and project managers dedicated to the continued development and success of the energy storage industry. We are now seeking a Battery Test Engineer for our Rochester, NY facility. The Candidate We Seek
Is passionate about contributing to the transition that improved battery technology enables within the electric power and transportation sectors.
Is an ambitious engineer seeking a challenging and diverse workload including:
Managing projects between $5,000 and $200,000,
Setting-up, maintaining, and operating testing hardware,
Critical, objective, and in-depth analysis of time-series data, and
Effective technical writing to a broad audience.
Has skill and experience managing multiple clients and projects independently, and simultaneously.
Is excited to explore data and find deeper reasons for the results.
Identifies challenges and provides creative hardware, software, and logistical solutions.
Enjoys collaborating and communicating with colleagues and clients in person, via phone, and by email.
Thrives in a dynamic environment, and proactively plans for deadlines and anticipates hurdles.
- Doesn’t compromise on safety, quality, or integrity, even under pressure. Primary
Setup and execute, with minimal guidance, performance and safety testing of battery and other energy storage devices. This may include developing customer test plans based on a products application and guiding customer through test development process, including providing result context.
Program battery cyclers, environmental chambers, and a variety of monitoring and test equipment
Build out test setups and hardware, including constructing test fixtures providing electrical wiring and building out data acquisition and controls systems and providing design documentation as necessary for testing
Assist or lead in maintenance, troubleshooting and calibration of lab equipment
Write, modify, and create laboratory instructions and test plans, sometimes based on experience and with no customer guidance
Analyze testing data, including in Excel or MATLAB, and prepare testing reports for internal and external customers
Maintain multiple testing programs (to required scope, quality, and schedule) simultaneously
Interact with customers on technical discussions
Implement and/or execute new or unique test protocols
- Other duties assigned, as needed. As expertise grows candidate may be asked to contribute to advisory projects outside of lab work. Additional tasks may be required, such as Business development through lead generation and proposal writing and development of tools and processes to continuously improve quality and value of delivery Required Education, Experience and
Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Chemistry, Physics or Materials Science; At least 3 years of relevant experience with battery or storage systems, and electrical testing. Experience as a student may be counted.
Ability and experience leading projects from start to finish
Ability to add additional value to projects by making recommendations to or developing testing programs from scratch from clients with multiple needs
Comfortable with data processing, desk work, and hands-on lab work
Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook
Legally authorized to work in the U.S.
- We conduct a pre-employment background check and drug screen
Master’s degree in in Engineering, Chemistry, Physics or Materials Science
Experience with AC power grid connected equipment such as inverters and transformers
Experience with DC power testing equipment from small cylindrical cells to large packs
Experience with battery or other similar technology battery destructive testing, including basic chemistry and fire science
Experience with LabVIEW, MATLAB, VBA, R, CAN, and/or Modbus
Understanding of alternative energy sources, ancillary services, and smart grid technologies as they would apply to energy storage technology including power markets and energy storage duty cycles and applications
Familiarity with a host of standards including ISO 17025, UL 1741, IEEE 1547, IEC 61215, UL 1642, IEC 62133, UN 38.3, UL 1973, NFPA 70, UL9540, NFPA 855, FCC Part 15B, etc.
Basic understanding of battery design, operation and function
Knowledge about the testing of rechargeable batteries of different chemistries especially as they relate to battery standards and testing methods found in ANSI, IEC, SAE, UL, CSA, etc.
A desire to push the envelope of established standards and practice and develop new testing standards, methods, and techniques
Be open to learning, creating and expanding the capabilities of the lab Physical abilities necessary to perform regular functions of the job:
Normal office and lab environments, occasional lifting of up to 50 lbs., regular walking, sitting, bending, twisting, standing and reaching
Occasional air travel to client sites, other offices, and conferences (up to 15% annually, sometimes long distance)
Ability to work extended hours as needed to meet deadlines and business needs
Valid driver license required and acceptable driving record meeting company requirements; ability to rent a vehicle Opportunities Beyond Business DNV GL is an Equal Opportunity Employer and gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. Our mission is to safeguard life, property and the environment. By joining us, you will work toward our meaningful vision: to make a global impact for a safe and sustainable future. DNV GL offers a congenial working environment, competitive salaries, and an exceptional benefits package. Please visit our website at www.dnvgl.com DNV GL is a global quality assurance and risk management company. Driven by our purpose of safeguarding life, property and the environment, we enable our customers to advance the safety and sustainability of their business. We provide classification, technical assurance, software and independent expert advisory services to the maritime, oil & gas, power and renewables industries. We also provide certification, supply chain and data management services to customers across a wide range of industries. Combining technical, digital and operational expertise, risk methodology and in-depth industry knowledge, we empower our customers’ decisions and actions with trust and confidence. We continuously invest in research and collaborative innovation to provide customers and society with operational and technological foresight. With origins stretching back to 1864 and operations in more than 100 countries, our experts are dedicated to helping customers make the world safer, smarter and greener. DNV GL delivers world-renowned testing and advisory services to the energy value chain including renewables and energy efficiency. Our expertise spans onshore and offshore wind power, solar, conventional generation, transmission and distribution, smart grids, and sustainable energy use, as well as energy markets and regulations. Our experts support customers around the globe in delivering a safe, reliable, efficient, and sustainable energy supply. Requisition ID: 2017-10053 Position Type: Permanent employment External Company Name: DNV GL AS
Battery Cell Applications Engineer
Overview NO RECRUITERS OR THIRD PARTY AGENCIES The Cell Applications Engineer is responsible supporting customers in the direct use of individual A123 battery cells and also for High Voltage and/or Low Voltage battery pack assemblies. Responsibilities include: compiling customer technical requirements; translation into internal engineering requirements; driving those requirements into the design organization (internal and external). The Cell Applications Engineer also acts as the primary engineering interface with the customer with respect to A123 battery cells. Responsibilities
Act as the primary engineering interface to both internal and external customers.
Collect customer requirements, evaluate compliance, and note areas of non-conformance and/or opportunities for requirements modification
Develop battery performance specifications
Create battery pack Interface and Control Documents
Release battery pack engineering documents, drawings, etc. into corporate system
Create and manage pack DVP&R
Support manufacturing plant in resolving build issues related to pack design
Support customer integration efforts through appropriate means, such as conference calls, data log analysis, and travel to customer sites
Coordinate activities of engineering teams to resolve issues
Develop and maintain realistic project milestones and deliverables using appropriate tools
Track and report project status
Proactively manage changes in project scope
Ensure team follows established development processes
Contribute to process improvement activities
Follow and improve upon best practices and tools for project execution and management Qualifications
BSEE/BSME and 3+ years of automotive engineering experience
Solid trouble-shooting skills; Shainin problem solving experience a plus
Working knowledge of engineering tools such as CANalyzer and CAD viewers
Experiencing with creating DVP&Rs and DFMEAs
Experience in releasing products
Experience in working both independently and in a team-oriented, collaborative environment
Ability to react to project adjustments and alterations promptly and efficiently
Flexibility during times of change.
Strong written and oral communication skills
Strong interpersonal, including customer interface skills
Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in an occasionally high-pressure environment
Experience with Electric Vehicles and/or low voltage/high voltage systems a plus
OEM or Tier 1 supplier experience a plus Work Environment
Fast-paced development environment
Some travel required ID2017-1512 # of Openings1 CategoryEngineering
Battery Maintenance Technician Distribution Center
Responsible for performing periodic maintenance, repair, replacement and limited troubleshooting on batteries; in accordance to safety, predictive and productive maintenance systems and processes. Must be safety conscious to avoid being injured by acid, fumes or electric shock; and must understand the risk of chemical explosions.
Qualifications Experience: Minimum 1 year of distribution or manufacturing maintenance experience is desired. Education: High School diploma or equivalent.
Technical/Trade School certificate, preferably in facility maintenance or related areas; any suitable combination of education and experience will be considered. Working Conditions
- Ability to work in a physical environment that is subject to temperature extremes, movement of mobile and fixed equipment, and other conditions associated with a warehouse operation. Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled
The Battery Technician position is a full-time hourly position reporting to the Facility Maintenance Manager. They are responsible for the maintaining all equipment batteries, Forklifts, reach trucks set down pallet jack-tuggers and golf carts. To insure all batteries are watered, kept clean and in the correct location corresponding with chargers and equipment numbers and keep the battery area clean at all times.
Responsible for changing batteries in all equipment.
Coordinates with facility maintenance manager on ordering of parts for battery repairs.
Responsible for preventive maintenance on batteries and maintaining the battery PM logs.
Assists other members of the maintenance team when needed on other building and sorter repairs as directed by the facility maintenance manager.
Keeps the work area clean and in safe working order.
Keeps up with tools and parts.
Discusses and coordinates with facility maintenance manager on battery repairs and equipment needs, including outside service when needed.
Performs all other duties as assigned.
Must be easily trainable and a quick learner.
Must be able to work in a fast pace environment
Ability to lift 70 pounds and stand for long periods of time.
Maintain attendance according to company policy.
Must have knowledge of battery repair and maintenance
Forklift and Scissor lift license required.
Ability to follow instructions accurately.
Self-starter and be able to work independently.
Verbal communication skills are needed to discuss issues and/or solutions to problems.
Must be able to work with others in a cooperative team environment.
Must be able to work weekend shift.
High School diploma or GED strongly preferred; combination of education and experience may be considered. Job ID: 2017-4216 External Company Name: Kirkland's, Inc. External Company URL: www.kirklands.com
Battery Development Engineer
ViZn Energy Systems is looking for highly capable and enthusiastic candidates to join the team on the development of energy storage products. This position is for a Battery Development Manager reporting to the Sr. Dir of Product Development. This person will be responsible for leading a team of engineers and technicians in the development of battery stacks and systems to meet product performance and design requirements. This is a key technical position to help drive technology development and provide technical leadership to support Director and company initiatives. The qualified candidate will have a minimum of a B.S. and preferably a M.S. in an Engineering or Science field and 10 years of industry experience in a design and leadership role for product development. The Manager will lead the effort in verifying and developing product designs according to industry requirements and internal quality standards. This position provides data driven design input to battery management system (BMS) engineers and cell design engineers for existing and next generation product designs. In addition, this position will provide input on system level development and controls. Close work with the team comprised of engineers, scientists, product management, and senior management will be required. Level and compensation will be consistent with experience. Preference will be given to candidates who have prior experience in energy storage technology, preferably redox flow batteries, and are demonstrated successful multi-taskers. ViZn Energy Systems (VES) is a Montana Corporation headquartered in Columbia Falls, Montana. VESis in the process of developing the next-generation grid storage technology, based upon a large-scale energy redox storage battery. The aim is to provide cost effective storage for renewable generation technologies and provide greater efficiency for the nation's energy grid. Responsibilities and Primary Activities
Manage stack development from concept through production qualification.
Manage a team of engineers and technicians to achieve stack development goals.
Work closely with R&D group to manage transfer of technology to the product development group.
Create performance specifications for the battery stack and performance within overall system.
Provide input to manufacturing on critical to function stack parameters and verify parts & components meet battery stack criteria.
Work closely with all engineering disciplines including Systems Engineering, Project Management, and Quality personnel to develop product designs and improve performance
Manage definition and development of test systems in the lab and ensure that all test systems and equipment are appropriately validated and controlled.
Work with project teams to create, review, and approve product design deliverables
Oversee product development test protocols.
Review and analyze test data, derive conclusions, and determine recommended actions.
Track and report on progress toward completion of overall stack development goals.
Summarize the testing performed, the data reviewed, and conclusions reached for presentation to executive and other engineering staff.
Create and help facilitate patent and intellectual property disclosures for company protection. Requirements
BS in Engineering or science field such as Physics or Chemistry.
Minimum of 3 years of experience leading a technical team
Minimum of 5 years of industry experience in battery or fuel cell technology
Proven success of product launch and production release to manufacturing
Experience with design of experiments techniques (Six Sigma, Taguchi) for data driven product development
Must be able to work and reside in Montana and proof of ability to work in the US Preferred Experience
MS in Engineering or science field such as Physics or Chemistry
Redox flow battery, fuel cell, or other electrochemical storage experience
Experience defining and developing test systems and test protocols in lab
Performing accelerated life testing and development of complex systems
Strong organizational skills
Familiar with energy storage products and applicable standards Preferred Skills/Attributes
Goal oriented and self-directed
Strong and clear communicator (written and verbal)
Strong individual contributor who is a team player when needed
Proven track record of working with a diverse and multi-faceted development team
Demonstrated work ethic consistent within a start-up atmosphere
Able to prioritize activities in order to accomplish tasks and meet deadlines
Assistant Store Manager - Interstate All Battery
If you’ve been looking for an Outrageously Dependable company where character counts, then you’re home. At Interstate All Battery, we understand that great customer service is essential.
Our team consistently provides a positive and memorable experience for every customer through our Customer Service Vision. We are currently looking for a qualified Assistant Store Manager for this location. The Assistant Store Manager is responsible for performing sales and customer service in an effective and efficient manner.
He or she will sell products in a profitable manner, representing Interstate All Battery to customers and the public. In addition, the Assistant Store Manager will perform store management activities in the absence of or at the direction of the Store Manager. Our team members are our greatest assets, and we know the real power behind our batteries is our people. If you desire to work in a fun and energizing environment and you think you've got what it takes to be a part of our team, then we encourage you to apply today!
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