Jan 11, 2022

Battery Process Development Engineer

  • CVLibrary
  • Birmingham, UK

Job Description

As part of EMR's growth for 2022, we are building our battery teams now ready for Gigafactory production scrap volumes of the future and we are looking for experts in lithium batteries to join our new team. You will provide technical battery recycling expertise within EMR’s central engineering team, defining battery recycling processes and supporting the development of new facilities for recycling lithium ion batteries and associated materials. What you will be doing: Identify requirements for processing batteries and product quality Ensure that all risks are identified and managed during the process design including HAZID and HAZOP studies Working with the EMR SHE team, regulators and external experts to develop state of the art facilities Documenting risk assessments and method statements Assessment of technology providers Defining specifications for plant procurement including process guarantees Supervision of process commissioning trials Working with SHE and operational colleagues to ensure operational procedures are in place Reviewing and optimising plant performanceAbout you: You will have a proven track record in the development of new processes, from design through implementation. An engineering degree is essential, with chemical engineering particularly appropriate. Experience of lithium ion battery manufacture, recycling or research would be of great interest.Who we are?EMR is a global leader in metal recycling. Our goal is to be the global leader in the provision of sustainable materials. We are privately owned £3 billion Company with a heritage dating back to the 1940s and employ around 4000 people around the world.  Our core business is the recycling of scrap metal from a range of sources such as End-of-Life vehicles, consumer products, industry, construction and demolition. This results in sales of recycled commodities of around 10 million tonnes a year. We have extensive operations worldwide and produce high quality recycled materials which are taken to market by our substantial road, rail and shipping network

Apply Now