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Lead Engineering Technician

Redwood Materials

Redwood Materials

Carson City, NV, USA
Posted on Wednesday, January 24, 2024

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.

Lead Engineering Technician

Redwood Materials is looking for an Engineering Technician to support the Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering teams with the development, installation, commissioning, troubleshooting, and improvement of manufacturing processes and equipment.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Technical leadership of the engineering technician team.
  • Coordination with the fabrication team for project hand offs and technical issues.
  • Fabricate and assemble new equipment from prototypes to production.
  • Troubleshoot and solve process and equipment issues.
  • Assist with operation of equipment for engineering trials and handovers.
  • Design and fabricate tooling and fixtures.
  • Develop equipment documentation for operation and maintenance.

Desired Qualifications

  • Experience leading a technical team.
  • Strong mechanical aptitude with a background in industrial equipment/processes.
  • Hands-on and detailed oriented approach to problem solving.
  • Metal fabrication and machine shop experience.
  • Good computer skills; MS Office, etc.
  • Solid Modeling 3D CAD experience preferred.
  • Welding experience preferred.

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

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