Job Title: Student Co-Op Research Technician
Contact: Chris Schauerman
Location: Rochester, NY
Position Summary: This position is for a student research technician to assist in the fabrication and assembly of energy storage devices. Responsibilities for this position include electrode fabrication, pouch cell assembly, data processing, macro programming, and report generation.
Essential Tasks: Battery electrode formulation, mixing, and coating. Electrode drying, electrode punching, and stacking. Battery assembly, testing, and finishing. Students must be proficient at Excel, Power Point, data processing, macro writing, and scientific writing.
Non-essential Tasks: A background in graphic design, public speaking skills, and marketing is encouraged.
Qualifications/Special Skills Required: Profeciency in Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint and Word. Experience in computer programming (Excel and Python preferred). A background in engineering, physics, chemistry, material science, or a closely related field.
Qualifications/Special Skills Preferred: Prior experience in battery and capactior design, fabrication, and assembly. Prior experience in the formulation, mixing, and coating of battery electrodes. Prior experience in macro programming.