Mechanical Technician

2022 08 15 kulr

Are you a natural-born innovator with a passion for cutting-edge technology and a hunger for success? We’re assembling an extraordinary group of visionaries to join us in revolutionizing the industry. This is your chance to be a part of something truly groundbreaking. Don’t miss out – apply today and let’s create the future together!

KULR Technology Group is a publicly traded company (NYSE: KULR) with a vibrant startup dynamic, headquartered in San Diego, CA. Our mission is developing energy management platforms to accelerate the global transition to a circular electrification economy. We create sustainable solutions that benefit humanity using space-proven engineering, making the world of batteries and electronics cooler, lighter, and safer. We operate in four verticals: e-mobility, environmental/energy storage, industrial/consumer tools, and aerospace/defense. Our technologies have been deployed by NASA, including the Space Station and Mars Rover.

KULR Technology is seeking a Mechanical Technician to support the company in following detailed lab processes and procedures in working with prototypes and commercial hardware. The Technician will combine manual dexterity, attention to detail, and use of hand and power tools in a range of fabrication processes and must be able to use a variety of machine and lab equipment in carrying out responsibilities. 

Essential Duties And Responsibilities: 

  • Responsible for fabricating and/or modifying experimental or commercial hardware in conjunction with prototype and lab processes. Will also follow documentation requirements, both in creating and updating documentation. 
  • Execute sets of laboratory tests or functions such as performance and reliability testing. Assembles new product designs and processes requiring the ability to understand and possibly modify CAD drawings. 
  • Modify and build prototypes. 
  • Collect records, reduce summarize and maintain data on all new processes and effectively communicate information to engineers.
  •  Assist in the transition from prototype to production. 
  • Resolve multiple types of machine issues which involves troubleshooting skills pertaining to hydraulics, mechanical and software. 
  • Use appropriate test equipment to isolate problems and make repairs in a timely manner. 
  • Verify dimensions of parts, using precision measuring instruments, to ensure that specifications are met. 
  • Operate metalworking machines to make housings, fittings, and fixtures. 
  • Analyze and record test results and prepare written documentation. 
  • Other duties as assigned. 

Education And/Or Experience: 

  • Minimum 3-5 years of relevant experience
  • High School Diploma
  • Community College coursework in Machining, Electro-mechanics/mechatronics, Industrial Maintenance, and Process Control
  • Desirable experience includes experience working with ERP systems, working in an ISO9000 (or similar) manufacturing operation, and an associate’s degree in a relevant field. 

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: 

  • Possess a very good mechanical aptitude and a good understanding of basic PC architecture and peripheral devices. 
  • Possess math aptitude and be able to convert between decimals and fractions, and convert between imperial and metric units. 
  • Experience with chemical handling and the ability to work in lab environment and around systems which have high pressure and high voltage and other such hazards. 
  • Ability to perform complex assignments with minimum direction and have the judgment to consult with others as needed. 
  • Experience in the use of a lathe, milling machine and/or drill press preferred.  
  • Organizational and recordkeeping skills.  
  • Possess knowledge of computer operations and application pertinent to the field required, including MS Word and Excel. 
  • Experience with CAD and Solid Works preferred 

Physical Demands: 

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms and talk or hear. Must be able to: Work in a lab environment requiring long periods of standing, walking, bending, reaching and lifting up to 50 lbs. Work at a desk and computer, either standing or sitting for up to 8 hours a day Perform tasks requiring fine motor skills Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus. 

Work Environment: 

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate and at times at a high volume. 

  • Job Type: Full-time
  • Schedule: Monday- Friday
  • Location: Webster, TX
  • Pay: $21.00 – $32.00 per hour

What We Offer Our Team (full-time positions):

  • Competitive pay
  • Rich benefits plan including 100% employer-paid medical insurance (employee-only plan)
  • Dental, vision, life insurance, etc. as well as HSA, FSA.
  • 401k plan
  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Paid holidays
  • And much more!

KULR is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. At KULR, a diverse mix of highly talented, creative people come together to create an innovative and sustainable future. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation or other protected class. For applicants requiring reasonable accommodation to the application/interview process, please notify  We are unable to sponsor or take over sponsorship of an employment visas at this time. Some positions at KULR require the ability to successfully meet ITAR requirements.

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