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I&C Facilities Technician

Redwood Materials

Redwood Materials

McCarran, NV, USA
Posted on Wednesday, April 10, 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.

We are seeking an experienced Facilities Technician - I&C (Instrumentation and Controls) 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 instrumentation and control systems, HVAC and light construction. In this role, this individual will have a focus on I&C troubleshooting, repair and light I&C construction activities. The role requires an eye for quality and the ability to execute 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 I&C systems including Delta Controls and Siemens PLC based hardware.
  • Troubleshoot and provide support for I&C and low voltage electrical systems and equipment as needed.
  • Replace, calibrate and program hardware.
  • Work on other 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 across our operations teams on various projects to support team growth and our continuous improvement goals.

Desired Qualifications:

  • 5+ years in industrial automation with experience working with Delta Controls or Siemens PLC hardware.
  • Qualified and comfortable working with electrical and control level voltages and using a multimeter.
  • 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 process automation systems at a detailed 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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