Rejobs

Senior Process Engineer

Join Natron Energy as a Sr. Process Engineer in Holland, MI. Lead process improvement projects, support new product introduction, and collaborate with cross-functional teams for battery manufacturing operations.

Natron Energy
Natron Energy
Holland, MI, United States  UTC-05:00   On-site   Full Time   51-100   USD 120k–141k   21 days ago

Natron Energy is seeking a Sr. Process Engineer to support production and aid in the ramp up of our novel battery manufacturing operations. This individual will primarily be focused on our Cell Assembly department. Critical activities include process development, yield improvement, troubleshooting, introducing and qualifying new processes and equipment, determining robust operating conditions for all processes to facilitate transfer to contract manufacturers, and assisting contract manufactures with absorbing Natron Energy processes. Tenacious commitment to continuous improvement with thoughtful, collaborative and disciplined execution is a must.

Responsibilities

  • Initiate and lead projects for process improvement in the fabrication/assembly of battery electrodes and cells.
  • Support new product introduction and sustaining product process optimizations.
  • Work effectively with cross functional teams to implement new equipment, fixtures, and procedures to improve quality, yield, uptime, cycle time and throughput.
  • Perform DOE, process capability, PFMEA, cycle time studies and line balancing activities.
  • Develop, update and maintain process documentation and SPC based manufacturing control plan for good manufacturing execution and product transfer to other sites.
  • Analyze and plan workforce utilization, space/tools requirements, workflow, design layout of equipment and workspace for maximum efficiency in accordance with Lean manufacturing principles.
  • Work with production and other services Team members to determine root causes of product defects, poor product performance, line down time.
  • Lead project/subprojects

Experience & Skills

  • Degree in Engineering, or a related field.
  • 10+ years of experience in an industrial environment in manufacturing chemicals, batteries, cell, energy systems, Semiconductor, FPD, PCB, Solar or other electrochemical hardware systems.
  • Fluency in Six Sigma problem-solving method and tools including DOE, fishbone, FMEA, Control Charts and statistical analysis.
  • Demonstrated experience solving process yield, throughput and product quality problems.
  • Automation, Assembly preferred.

Logistics

  • This is a regular, full-time position.
  • Employees must work on site in Holland, MI.
  • Compensation is competitive with other West MI based manufacturing/process engineering positions.

Compensation/Pay Transparency

  • Disclaimer: The actual salary of a successful applicant may vary from posted ranges based on the candidate’s experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities, internal equity and alignment with market data, and other legitimate business reasons, including, but not limited to, compliance with applicable immigration law prevailing wages.
  • In addition, Natron Energy has a strong benefits package including Medical, Dental, Vision, 401k Plan with Match, Life Insurance, Parental Leave Benefits, Discretionary Time Off (DTO) and Paid Time Off (PTO) for Exempt and Non-Exempt employees respectively, and 11 paid holidays.
  • The salary range for this position is a minimum of $120,000 and a maximum of $141,000 annually.

About Us

Natron Energy (natron.energy) is the future of energy storage. Our battery products solve operations performance and reliability problems for the world’s biggest electricity customers. Our initial products target markets exceeding twenty-five billion dollars including data centers, oil & gas, EV fast charging, and commercial aviation. We have additional products in development for larger markets including commercial and residential grid storage. Our products are based on sodium-ion cells containing Prussian blue electrodes that deliver unique power, cycle life, and safety: full discharge and recharge in just minutes all from a nonflammable, fault-tolerant system.

Unsolicited Resume Policy

Natron Energy, Inc. (“Natron Energy” or the “Company”) does not accept unsolicited resumes from professional recruiters, third-party recruiting or staffing agencies, placement services, or any other source other than directly from a candidate. Any unsolicited resumes, including partial resumes, candidate profiles, and candidate details or information, sent to Natron Energy or its personnel will be treated as public information provided free of any charges or fees.

Natron Energy will not pay a fee for any placement resulting from the receipt of an unsolicited resume, unless in connection with a written agreement with the Company then in effect. Such agreement must be pre-approved by Natron Energy and executed by an authorized representative of the Company. Natron Energy specifically rejects, and denies any liability under, any agreement purporting to be accepted based on negative consent, negotiation with a candidate, performance, or any means other than the signature of an authorized representative of the Company.

Natron Energy is proud to be an equal-opportunity employer. We value diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, you may contact us at: jobs@natron.energy

Apply now

Job expired?
Apply now

Please let Natron Energy know you found this job on Rejobs. This will help us grow and get more people to work on renewable energy!

Discover how you’re connected

View connections

See your contacts at Natron Energy on LinkedIn to leverage your network in applying for this position.

About the role

May 08, 2024

Full Time

Company

Oct 18, 2024

On-site

USD 120k–141k

Holland, MI, United States

Senior

UTC-05:00

Share with Friends

The stakes are high, and the time for talk has passed. Now is the time for action. Help a friend accelerate the shift to a sustainable future.

Share this job - Senior Process Engineer - with your folks, and help them find a career to be proud of.