Full-Time

Mechanical Engineer

Tanks and Structures

Posted on 9/5/2023

Redwood Materials

Redwood Materials

501-1,000 employees

Recycles batteries for sustainable supply chain

Energy

Junior, Mid, Senior

Carson City, NV, USA

Required Skills
CAD
FEM/FEA
Responsibilities
  • Design and perform calculations for pressure vessels and tanks to meet the requirements of ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel Codes, primarily Section VIII
  • Develop detailed specifications for pressure relief systems
  • Create concepts/layouts for new projects
  • Create detailed mechanical designs and select hardware/components
  • Perform engineering calculations and FEA to validate equipment and tool designs
  • Create models, detailed drawings, and bills of materials for fabrication by others
  • Conduct equipment inspections and witness testing of pressure vessels at various stages of fabrication
  • Develop detailed specifications of related process equipment such as pumps, fans, compressors, and other processing equipment
  • Work with the infrastructure team for proper documentation of pressure vessels during permitting and installation
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience in pressure vessel and tank design for diverse applications
  • Experience designing for 24/7 industrial use, with safety and reliability at forefront
  • Highly proficient with pressure vessel design software, COMPRESS preferred
  • Extensive knowledge of ASME BPVC current codes for design of pressure vessels
  • Structural design (skids, equipment supports, mezzanines)
  • Tank design (pressure vessel and/or reactor/containment/agitated)
  • Piping design, mainly around nozzle layout with operations and maintenance access in mind
  • Highly proficient with Solid Modeling 3D CAD
  • Skilled in creating detailed drawings, with strong knowledge of GD&T is preferred
  • Well versed in all types of industrial/chemical processing equipment
  • FEA experience
  • Working knowledge of tank and vessel fabrication processes

Redwood Materials is developing a closed-loop, domestic supply chain for lithium-ion batteries, focusing on engineering sustainability by transforming the battery supply chain and offering large-scale sources of domestic anode and cathode materials produced from an increasing number of recycled batteries. The company's main technologies involve manufacturing critical components using recycled batteries to localize the global supply chain on a single site.

Company Stage

Series D

Total Funding

$3.8B

Headquarters

Carson City, Nevada

Founded

2017

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

24%

1 year growth

40%

2 year growth

192%
INACTIVE