Electrode Technician

Summary

Salary
£Competitive
Team
Energy storage, Research Engineering
Location
sn16 0rp, Malmesbury - United Kingdom

Description

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.

Skills

Education 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.

Benefits

27 days holiday plus eight statutory bank holidays Pension scheme Performance related bonus Life assurance Sport centre Free on-site parking Subsidized café and restaurants Discounts on Dyson machines

Posted: 06 June 2019