Full-Time

Anode R&D Technician

Posted on 5/20/2024

Redwood Materials

Redwood Materials

501-1,000 employees

Recycles batteries for sustainable supply chain

Energy

Entry

McCarran, NV, USA

Required Skills
Communications
Requirements
  • Associates or bachelor’s degree in a related field
  • Demonstrated basic knowledge of math, chemistry and/or computer skills appropriate to the assignment
  • Mechanical design and fabrication experience
  • Hands on experience building complex mechanical systems
  • Laboratory experience in wet-chemistry and bench top experiments
  • Ability to develop and maintain awareness of occupational hazards and safety precautions
  • Strong written and verbal communication
  • Organization and documentation skills
  • Strong ability to follow detailed technical instructions and operating procedures
  • Experience troubleshooting experiments
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite
  • Able to work in laboratory and factory environment for extended periods
  • Able to lift to 30lbs
  • Passion for sustainability
Responsibilities
  • Performs routine and novel chemical and/or metallurgical analytical tasks
  • Build and maintain lab equipment
  • Prepare solutions and conduct wet-chemistry bench experiments
  • Prepare samples for analysis using established tests and techniques
  • Perform chemical analyses, optical measurements, and mechanical tests
  • Run and monitor experiments in high volume manufacturing
  • Support the development of new metrology systems and prove their capabilities

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%