Engineering Technician

  • 19 Presidential Way, Woburn, MA 01801, USA
  • Full-time

Company Description

Factorial is transforming battery technology to enable safe, affordable, and manufacturable products for Mobility and Energy. Operating out of its world-class research and development facility in Woburn, MA, the company holds a portfolio of solid-state innovations, including its segment-leading Factorial Electrolyte System Technology™ (FEST).

Job Description

Factorial is seeking a Lab Technician to join its team in Woburn, Massachusetts. This role will support our Battery Engineering group and will be responsible for battery fabrication (mixing & coating), battery assembly, battery testing and lab maintenance. 

Other tasks may include, but are not limited to: 

·       Performing lithium-ion battery fabrication according to a strict standard of procedures in order to produce batteries of consistent excellent quality. 

·       Operating mass balances, slurry mixers, blade coaters, micrometers, die punches and vacuum sealers to produce lithium-ion battery electrodes and pouch cells. 

·       Recording all activities in a technical record book and working with researchers to further develop consistent procedures. 

·       Interfacing with computer systems to enter and retrieve data and analyze basic operational information. 

·       Work safely and in compliance with all regulations and quality systems. 

·       Coordinating and executing equipment maintenance per manufacturer’s guidelines 

Qualifications

·    ·    Good dexterity; sufficient to work with small components. 

·       High school diploma required. Bachelor or Associates degree preferred. 

·       Minimum of 1 years’ hands-on experience working in a team setting. 

·       Experience working in a chemical laboratory setting, and or quality control environment is preferred. 

·       General knowledge of equipment calibration and procedures regarding chemical safety. Must be comfortable with operating benchtop machinery and performing repetitive tasks. 

·       Basic understanding or interest in lab analytical equipment and test methods. 

·       Technically proficient in Microsoft Office. 

·       Excellent people skills and demonstrated ability to work in teams. 

·       The role will entail work within Factorial's  dry room facility. Technicians must be capable of working in low moisture conditions (<.5% Relative Humidity/-50°C dew point). 

·       Capable of meeting OSHA standards for manual lifting guidelines <50lbs 

Additional Information

Factorial is empowering a sustainable future with the highest performance and safest batteries for electric vehicles, homes, and critical applications. We have pioneered Factorial Electrolyte System Technology™, a high performance, scalable solid-state electrolyte solution, to enable batteries with longer range and a higher degree of safety for the global EV market.

Factorial is an equal employer and all your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.