Powertrain Technician, Plant Vehicle Engineering

Lucid

  • Full Time

Leading the future in luxury electric and mobility
At Lucid, we set out to introduce the most captivating, luxury electric vehicles that elevate the human experience and transcend the perceived limitations of space, performance, and intelligence. Vehicles that are intuitive, liberating, and designed for the future of mobility.
 
We plan to lead in this new era of luxury electric by returning to the fundamentals of great design – where every decision we make is in service of the individual and environment. Because when you are no longer bound by convention, you are free to define your own experience.
 
Come work alongside some of the most accomplished minds in the industry. Beyond providing competitive salaries, we’re providing a community for innovators who want to make an immediate and significant impact. If you are driven to create a better, more sustainable future, then this is the right place for you.

We are looking for a Powertrain Technician, Plant Vehicle Engineering to join our world-class team. Our ideal candidate exhibits a can-do attitude and approaches their work with vigor and determination.

 

The Role:

 

  • You will focus on supporting Engineering & Manufacturing activities pertaining to Powertrain Manufacturing. For example, ensure wire bond process documentation meets Lucid’s high standards and processes are being strictly adhered to on the manufacturing line.
  • Work closely with Vehicle Engineering, Advanced Manufacturing and Manufacturing Engineering teams to develop new processes, highlight problems and streamline build processes.
  • Monitor end of line (EOL) performance for changes in yield and quality.
  • Clearly document all abnormal findings and required information during engineering builds.
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    Qualifications:

     

  • General awareness of all the systems in EV Powertrain with thorough understanding and experience on heavy wire bonding applications, specifically on cylindrical battery cells.
  • Strong understanding of heavy wire bond quality issues and root causes.
  • Possess strong interpersonal and teamwork skills to work effectively with team members at all levels.
  • Experience in building, testing, and troubleshooting HV battery modules or similar.
  • Working understanding of basic electrical principals.
  • Strong understanding on proper handling of lithium cells, modules, packs, power electronics, & drive unit.
  • Familiar with electrical hazard risks including high voltage systems.
  • Exceptional written and oral communication skills (English).
  • Can lift 20-30 pounds regularly and up to 50 pounds with via team-lift.
  • Minimum of 2 years of electrical, mechatronic, or automotive technician experience
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    Education:

     

  • Minimum:  High School Diploma with significant relevant professional experience
  • Preferred: Technical or Vocational Degree or Certificate
  • Preferred:

     

  • Experience with Hesse wire bond equipment
  • ASE Certification
  • 2-3 years of experience in building HV batteries.
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    At Lucid, we don’t just welcome diversity – we celebrate it! Lucid Motors is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, national or ethnic origin, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity and expression, marital status, and any other characteristic protected under applicable State or Federal laws and regulations.
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