Production Line Lead

Lithos Energy - San Rafael, CA

Full-timeEstimated: $38,000 - $51,000 a year
Who are we?
Lithos Energy designs and manufactures high-performance, large-format lithium ion battery packs for the automotive, aerospace and stationary energy storage markets. We are a quickly growing and fast-moving team with big goals. We build and assemble all of our product in-house at our facility in California.

Who are you?
We are currently seeking a full-time, salaried, production line lead with experience building electrical or electronic systems to lead the hourly production team on our battery assembly line. This includes overseeing all aspects of production from daily start-up to shut-down.
The Details
Lead production team on our battery assembly line to meet daily production output goals
Train production technicians for their assigned stations
Work with engineering team to understand manufacturing instructions and process requirements
Perform production planning and develop production schedules
Lead full day production shift (7 AM to 3:30 PM, with breaks) and maintain the timely operation of the line

Perform individual production assembly tasks, including:
Solder electrical components for assembly process (through hole and SMT)
Build wire harnesses (terminal crimping, wire stripping, looms…etc.)
Perform hand assembly steps and box builds
Operate robotic stations following detailed assembly instructions
Perform quality checks (automated and manual)
Move WIP material and inventory around production line
Work with engineering team to develop process improvements that increase throughput and quality
Any other tasks needed to get the job done

Basic Qualifications
High school diploma or GED
4+ Years manufacturing assembly work
Proven ability to lead a team
Soldering skills (through hole, SMT, rework…etc.)
Experience building wire harnesses
Experience with torque controlled tools
Excellent attention to detail
Excellent communication skills (written and verbal) in English
Basic computer skills (MS Word, Excel, Interactive Websites)
Willing and able to work full shift plus occasional additional hours
Must be able to lift 50 lbs
Ability to stand at least 80% of the day

Health Insurance including Medical, Vision and Dental coverage
Opportunity to earn stock options in company with excellent performance
Paid standard company holidays
Please apply with a resume and a brief cover letter emphasizing your skills and experience most related to the list of qualifications above.

Lithos Energy, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. All aspects of employment including the decision to hire, promote, discipline, or discharge, will be based on merit, competence, performance, and business needs. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, marital status, age, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, pregnancy, genetic information, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status, or any other status protected under federal, state, or local law.