Lab Technician

Berkeley, California
about 2 months ago
Full time role

Company

Twelve

Berkeley, CA, USA

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Job Description

Twelve is a new kind of chemical company built for the climate era. Our breakthrough technology eliminates emissions by turning CO2 into essential products. We are a team of scientists, engineers and problem solvers on a mission to fundamentally shift the way the world addresses climate change and lead the transition to a fossil free future with our carbon transformation technology.

The fabrication team is a dynamic part of Twelve’s technical team and is responsible for manufacturing the core component of our CO2 electrolyzer. The team works collaboratively to translate research ideas into functioning systems. 

Lab Technician Job Brief (part time or full time)

As a Lab Technician at Twelve, you will help with making components of Twelve’s CO2 electrolyzer by coating catalyst formulations onto substrates. You will work with a team to make coating formulations and deposit by using a  wet chemistry coating setup. Quality control and attention to detail are key to success in this role and to Twelve’s forward progress. 

What you will do 

  • Prepare coating solutions for daily fabrication
  • Measure dry ingredients by weighing on a scale 
  • Measure wet ingredients by pouring into measuring cylinders or using pipettes
  • Use mixing equipment to mix solutions for coating 
  • Measure quality of solutions by sampling and running quality tests on lab equipment
  • Operate coating tools to deposit solutions onto substrates
  • Communicate status of the coating equipment with process engineers and other team members
  • Use a microscope to measure sample properties based on training
  • Clean and maintain fabrication tools 

Who you are 

  • You’re excited about growth and looking for a position that will give you opportunities to grow your skills in the clean energy space, practice communication and teamwork
  • You have experience working in a lab or manufacturing environment 
  • You have high attention to detail and strong organizational skills 
  • You have great communication ability to effectively work with a team of technicians and engineers

Twelve Benefits

  • Medical, dental, and vision coverage
  • Paid sick days and vacation
  • Competitive salary and equity compensation commensurate with experience
  • Diverse and inclusive work environment

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We believe that the unique contributions of each individual is the driver of our success. To make sure that our products and culture continue to incorporate everyone's perspectives and experience we never discriminate on the basis of race, religion, national origin, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, or marital, veteran, or disability status.

 

Want to work with us but don't see a current opening that fits your background? Email us at talent@twelve.co. 

 

Twelve

Berkeley, CA, USA

We're Twelve, a new kind of chemical company built for the climate era. Our breakthrough technology eliminates emissions by turning ...

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