Solid Power is seeking a Laboratory Technician to join our talented team working to revolutionize the battery industry through the development of next-generation, all solid-state rechargeable batteries. The Laboratory Technician will be tasked with assisting R&D personnel on a multitude of projects related to the development of next-generation lithium metal anode technologies.
Contribute to the development of lithium metal anodes under the guidance of senior scientists.
Produce and characterize lab-scale battery cells as part of a team of scientists, engineers, and technicians.
Construct cells and perform electrochemical evaluations, including regular work in a glove-box or dry-room environment.
Responsible for operating lab equipment plus occasional assembly and maintenance of equipment.
Adhere to all safety precautions and protocols.
Maintain thorough and accurate records of all conducted experimentation.
Clean and organize common equipment and lab areas.
Document and follow standard operating procedures as well as assist in drafting or editing procedures during process development.
Bachelor’s Degree in mechanical/chemical engineering, material science, or a related discipline and 2+ years’ experience in the chemical industry desirable.
Knowledge of electrochemical systems; experience with battery testing and/or EIS is a plus.
Hands-on experience performing device fabrication and process development; experience with glovebox use, air-sensitive materials, and/or cell fabrication is a plus.
Excellent work ethic and ability to quickly demonstrate independence.
Ability to adapt to rapidly evolving research and development needs.
Highly analytical, detail-oriented mindset with an eye toward practical solutions.
Excellent communication and organizational skills.
The candidate must be responsible and self-motivated, with a history of stable employment and performance.
U.S. citizenship or Permanent Residency required.
Salary Range: $45,000 - $67,500/year
Benefits: Solid Power offers a comprehensive benefit package that includes medical/dental/vision insurance, employer paid Life/AD&D/STD/LTD insurance, 401k with company match, paid holidays, PTO, cell phone reimbursement and participation in our equity plan.