Chemical Engineer
Production
Posted on 3/31/2024
Redwood Materials

501-1,000 employees

Lithium-ion refinement & component manufacturer
Company Overview
Redwood's mission is to build a circular supply chain to power a sustainable world and accelerate the reduction of fossil fuels. The company is localizing a global supply battery chain and producing anode and cathode components in the U.S. for the first time, while also reducing environmental impact, cost, and supply chain risks.
Energy
B2C

Company Stage

Series D

Total Funding

$3.8B

Founded

2017

Headquarters

Carson City, Nevada

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

19%

1 year growth

43%

2 year growth

214%
Locations
McCarran, NV, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Communications
CategoriesNew
Mechanical Engineering
Manufacturing Engineering
Thermal and Fluid Systems Engineering
Requirements
  • B.S. or M.S. in Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Materials Science, or related discipline
  • Minimum of two years' experience in a related engineering role
  • Large scale industrial processing experience
  • Operational support and track record of solving difficult chemical and metallurgical process problems
  • Testwork and pilot plant design and operating experience
  • Process modelling (HSCSIM, SysCAD, METSIM) and equipment sizing
  • Trade-off studies and financial evaluation
  • Process plant design and commissioning
  • Strong written and verbal communication
  • Self-Motivated with a hands-on approach
  • Proven problem solving skills
  • Passion for sustainability
Responsibilities
  • Linking R&D with the development of commercial scale equipment and processes
  • Identifying and driving R&D to meet the short-term needs of the business and address future trends within the process
  • Conducting statistical reviews of DOE results
  • Setting up DOE's to test new additives
  • Leading and participating in research and development to meet strategic objectives
  • Process plant review, implementation, installation, commissioning, and ramp-up
  • Flowsheet trade-off evaluations and studies
  • Provide process parameters to design team
  • Flowsheet conceptualization and development
  • Leading and participating in cross-functional teams to develop and implement new process plant and equipment
  • Working closely with operations and maintenance teams to ensure safe, efficient, sustainable processes
  • Leading safety investigations linked to design
  • Keeping up to date with maintenance issues
  • Reviewing process headaches and looking for improvements
  • Reviewing process data to ensure system stability