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Facilities Technician, Electrical

Redwood Materials

Redwood Materials

Other Engineering, Operations
Sparks, NV, USA
Posted on Monday, December 11, 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.

Facilities Technician, Electrical

We are seeking an experienced Facilities Electrical Technician to work across our office and production facilities to provide support for operations and a variety of daily projects and initiatives. In this role you will be responsible for managing daily work requests, supporting daily rounds, facilities equipment checks, and providing support for a variety of operation and maintenance tasks across the organization. Experience in facilities operations and/or maintenance is preferred, with a high level of expertise on electrical systems, HVAC, generators and light construction. In this role, this individual will also have a focus on electrical troubleshooting, repair and light electrical construction activities. The role requires an eye for quality and the ability to execute on multiple tasks with minimal oversight. This individual must be able to work across a wide range of teams and disciplines in a dynamic and scrappy start up environment. Great leadership skills and the ability to drive actions across multiple stakeholders is a must.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Operate and maintain facility infrastructure electrical systems including medium and low voltage equipment and distribution.
  • Operate cranes, forklifts, and small construction equipment.
  • Troubleshoot and provide maintenance support for electrical systems and equipment as needed.
  • Work on non-electrical equipment as required to support the larger team goals.
  • Manage basic projects and provide oversight of contractors and 3rd party work.
  • Create and implement basic facilities Standard Work Instructions.
  • Complete daily tasks list and facilities work requests.
  • Respond to and troubleshoot general facilities issues.
  • Work cross functionally across our operations teams on a variety of projects to support team growth and our continuous improvement goals.

Desired Qualifications

  • Journeyman Electrician license in Nevada
  • At least two years of experience supporting Facilities Maintenance, Operations or Production organizations.
  • Physical ability to lift heavy materials (<50lb).
  • Ability to troubleshoot and repair electrical systems at a high level.
  • Self-motivated, hands-on mindset, with a willingness to contribute at all levels.
  • Working with and maintaining tools and equipment necessary to perform work duties.
  • A 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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