- Energy storage, Research Engineering
- sn16 0rp, Malmesbury - United Kingdom
Dyson requires a skilled and highly motivated technician to help it achieve its current and long term battery ambitions and support its RDD lab activities
Accountabilities• Take responsibility for hands on tasks including the production of small to medium sized parts and rigs for testing. • Assist with the fabrication of R&D test• Support with the production of electrodes, including the optimisation of equipment where necessary. • Ensure all the relevant documents; process, COSHH, methodology and data records are updated as required. • Ensure safe disassembly of test vehicles after cycling and components are thoroughly cleaned and dried and maintained in a good state of health.• Assist monitoring and replenishment of lab chemicals and other consumables items as required.• Assist with safe disposal and storage of spent chemicals. • Take responsibility for organising routine maintenance, stock checks and replenishment and ordering of laboratory consumables.
SkillsEducation and experience: • Experience of working in a workshop environment • Hardworking and keen to learn• Good track record for attention to detail • Methodical approach to work• Good organisational and planning skills • Strong problem solving skills exemplified by the ability to diagnose and rectify problems • Good written and verbal communication• An understanding and experience of good lab practice, including health and safety, COSHH and risk assessments
Desirable experience: • Degree in a physical science discipline (e.g. Physics; Electrical Engineering; Chemistry) • Experience of working in laboratory environment • Ideally experience working in a battery prototyping environment
Essential behavioural skills: • Excellent analytical ability and attention to detail • Ability to communicate appropriate, concise and accurate information in written and verbal format • To be able to multi-task and plan effectively when working with a variety of project teams in an often high-pressure, competitive environment in an organised manner • Ability to identify and solve problems independently • Excellent time management skills and ability to prioritise tasks • Excellent team working skills.