About the Role – You will:
Uphold high safety standards
Operate and maintain industrial equipment
Work with external vendors
Set up, operate, and troubleshoot production lines
Perform pre-defined automated testing operations
Work with manufacturing related tools
Install, program, or repair manufacturing equipment to maintain the
Proactively identify bottlenecks or manufacturing roadblocks before they
Step in to perform operator duties and execute production tests as needed
Troubleshoot battery production equipment
Focus on continuous improvement implementation in your area of
Train production operators across multiple shifts
Work on the production line in the event operations has a need
Other duties as assigned by management
About Our Group:
As strategic partners, the Production team strives to ensure that our
values, culture and engagement always allow us to do great things for our
We strive to provide the highest-level service and support to our clients
each and every day.
We work collaboratively to build strong relationships with our clients,
partners, and own team.
We treat each other with respect, and always try to have a little fun
This position will be part of the Greer based Battery Manufacturing Team
You will report to the Sr Manager, Battery Manufacturing and collaborate
with other Engineering team members located at our headquarters in
Burlingame, CA and other manufacturing facilities in Greenville, SC.
Self-starter with the ability to adapt interpersonal styles and techniques
to influence at all levels of the organization.
Eager and willingness to learn
Ability to operate independently or with minimal instruction and make
Customer-focused attitude, with high level of professionalism and
Ability to maintain strict confidentiality, establish trust and
credibility, and act with complete integrity.
Detail-oriented, resourceful and diligent.
Strong time management and organizational skills.
Sound judgment and problem-solving skills.
Excellent English communication skills.
Your Experience Includes:
Associates Degree in an Engineering, Testing, or related field or
equivalent relevant experience
3+ years of experience within a manufacturing or industrial environment
A background in both electrical and mechanical applications
Experience with both high voltage and low voltage applications
Familiar with general test equipment; DMM, HiPOT, Braking Resistors, Bench
Top Power Supplies, etc.
Maintenance experience in a manufacturing environment
Proficient in testing and data acquisition (LabView experience is a
Proficient with basic computer skills
Able to independently troubleshoot or understand general computer related
hardware or software issues and escalate to an engineer as needed
Experience with manufacturing and/or testing EVs is a plus
Able to read mechanical and electrical schematics (experience with
AutoCAD is a plus)
Experience with tooling or harness and cable assembly is a plus
May work various shifts if needed; may be requested to travel to different locations for training and acceptance testing.
Lifting up to 25 pounds and occasionally 50 pounds.
Able to walk, stand, crouch, bench, kneel, lift, carry and reach as needed in large and tight spaces.
Good eye/hand coordination and ability to identify color variations, depth perceptions and close or distance visual items.
Manual dexterity with occasional repetitive finger motion.
Ability to work in manufacturing environment with extreme heat and cold conditions.
Wear protective clothing or respiratory protective equipment.
Works with irritant chemicals, gases, etc.
Travel: 0 - 10%
Proterra is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer, providing equal
employment opportunities to all Employees and applicants for employment
without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation,
gender identity, national origin, disability, age, genetic information,
veteran status, pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions,
including, but not limited to, lactation or any other characteristic protected
by applicable federal, state, or local law or ordinance. Proterra participates
in the Electronic Employment Verification Program (E-Verify).