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Chemical Engineering Technician

Redwood Materials

Redwood Materials

Other Engineering
Carson City, NV, USA
Posted on Friday, September 15, 2023

About Redwood Materials

Redwood Materials was founded in 2017 to create a circular supply chain for electric vehicles and clean energy products, making them more sustainable and driving down the cost for batteries. We’re doing this by developing and deploying new technologies to increase the scope and scale of recycled and sustainable materials in the global battery supply chain.

Chemical Engineering Technician

As a Chemical Engineering Technician at Redwood Materials, you will have the opportunity to make the world a better place by assist to a wide variety of analytical /metallurgical processes across the Company.

Under moderate supervision, a Chemical Engineering Technician will perform a variety of tasks, to include monitoring, controlling, and optimizing chemical and metallurgical processes and unit operations in the laboratory and in pilot/production environments. This role will aid engineers in starting-up and testing new processes and equipment and performing experiments.

Responsibilities will Include:

  • Desire to be hands-on monitoring and optimizing processes and equipment at the lab-, pilot-, and production-scale.
  • Strong ability to follow technical instructions & standard operating procedures.
  • Skilled in meticulous data collection and observation recording.
  • Demonstrated basic knowledge of math, chemistry and/or computer skills appropriate to the assignment.
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing.
  • Proven track record of safety-consciousness and capable of learning applicable EHS standards and proper chemical handling techniques.
  • Capacity to work independently and safely with minimal supervision.
  • A passion for sustainability and making the world a better place!

Desired Qualifications:

  • A.S. or B.S. degree in a related field.
  • Experience with laboratory sample preparation and analysis.
  • Familiarity of OSHA/MSHA rules and regulations and chemical hazards and industrial safety programs.
  • Ability to assemble, fabricate, troubleshoot, and maintain relevant chemical processing equipment.
  • Proficient using MS Office, including Excel spreadsheets and Word documentation.
  • Ability to work a flexible work schedule.
  • Passion for sustainability and making the world a better place!

The position is full-time. Compensation will be commensurate with experience.

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