LG Chem Power Inc. Battery Technician-Contract in Troy, Michigan

Essential Duties

  • Assemble high-voltage battery modules and battery packs

  • Assemble mechanical and electrical subassemblies

  • Perform incoming inspection on purchased parts and assemblies

  • Perform basic electrical measurements (e.g., voltage, resistance) on battery components

  • Enter data into Excel files or Manufacturing computing systems

  • Contribute to Continuous Improvement actions by notifying supervisors and team members of areas of potential improvement, defect reduction, waste reduction, etc.

  • Build various subassemblies to print in accordance with assembly diagrams

  • Work in conformance to control plans and process sheets

  • Perform daily start-up actions and end-of-day close-out actions

  • Maintain work area in a organized, clean manner

  • Document build progress and issues

  • Learn multiple assembly roles, and train others in multiple roles to proliferate best practices and workforce flexibility

  • Assist in quality, reliability and failure reporting; drive closed-loop handling of all issues to ensure continuous improvement and to prevent recurrence of product defects.

  • Support manufacturing certification efforts, including audits and process reviews.

Requirements

Required Experience / Education

  • Minimum 3 years mechanical and/or electrical subassembly experience, using hand tools, fixtures, jigs, etc.

  • Experience with basic electrical/electronics measurement equipment, including multi-meters.

  • Experience with computer data entry (e.g., Microsoft Excel, databases)

  • Experience with battery systems, high-voltage (DC) systems, and/or high-current systems is desirable.

  • Experience with digital data acquisition systems: set-up, programming, troubleshooting is desirable

  • Must be able to demonstrate team-oriented performance.

  • Occasional overtime or extended shift work may be required, including weekends

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.