Cell Testing Technician (2nd Shift)

Natick, Massachusetts, United States
2 months ago
Full time role


Founded by experienced renewable energy technologists and backed by committed mission-driven investors, Electric Hydrogen is building solutions to help cost-effectively ...

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Job Description

Electric Hydrogen’s mission is to create an abundant and decarbonized material future. Our outstanding people are our most important asset and will allow us to deliver hydrogen from renewable electrolysis for heavy industry, at prices below fossil fuels. 

As a Cell Testing Technician, you will be responsible for daily operation and maintenance of Electric Hydrogen's large-scale electrolysis cell testing system during the second shift. You will work with a cell testing engineer and help execute test plans to collect crucial data for multidisciplinary teams across the company. You will also work closely with the other teams to assess electrolysis cells, help maintain test stations and optimize testing protocols.

You will be based onsite in our Lab in Natick, MA, and report to the Manager, Cell Testing.


  • Electrochemical testing and operation of large-scale R&D electrolysis test systems
  • Perform a variety of experiments using both routine and special test methods to assess functionality of stack before and after electrolysis operations
  • Work with cell test engineer and respond to warnings and alarms, taking action to adjust the process. Take action to prevent all accidents or injuries.
  • Record results, organize data, and perform basic computations
  • Set-up, maintain, and troubleshoot test equipment
  • Calibrate important lab equipment and maintain laboratory supplies
  • Comply with all safety and standard operating procedures Solve technical issues that arise within the lab


  • High School Diploma / GED (accredited) or higher
  • 1+ years' experience working on electrochemical test systems such as Arbin, Maccor (preference for experience with cell or battery characterization)
  • Experience operating FactoryTalk View a plus
  • Experience working on electrical and mechanical systems
  • Able to work independently and under minimal supervision with excellent attention to detail
  • Judgment and action skills required to solve commonly encountered problems
  • Strong mechanical aptitude. Ability to perform basic repair of components on piping assemblies and process skids such as pumps and valves.
  • Ability to read and interpret engineering drawings such as piping and instrumentation diagrams (P&IDs) and electrical single-line diagram (SLD).
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work in a safe and efficient manner


  • Must work in a standing or seated position for extended periods of time, up to 8 hours
  • Significant walking or other means of mobility
  • Close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and must adjust focus, with or without corrective lenses
  • Must reach, bend, stoop, push or pull and frequently lift up to 40 pounds. Occasionally lift or move 60 pounds
  • The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate but may be loud at times
  • Must wear appropriate PPE

Compensation & Benefits

Cell Testing Technician: $32.50 - $58.25 per hour

Actual base salary offered to the hired applicant will be determined based on their work location, level, qualifications, job-related skills, as well as relevant education or training and experience.​

Base salary is just one part of Electric Hydrogen’s total rewards package. We feel strongly that our team should not have to worry about having quality healthcare. In addition to the base salary offered, the hired applicant may receive:​

  • an equity grant​
  • time off programs​
  • a $75/month cell phone allowance​
  • a 4% employer 401(k) match​
  • 100% fully paid premiums for employees and their families: medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short-term & long-term disability coverage​
  • a discretionary bonus​

Electric Hydrogen’s benefits programs are subject to eligibility requirements.

COVID-19 vaccination required for all employees and contingent workers, unless a reasonable accommodation is approved. All prospective hires will be expected to provide proof of vaccination to attend an onsite interview or at their first day of employment.

About Electric Hydrogen

Electric Hydrogen is a team of the world's experts in scaling technologies for the post-carbon world, with a proven record in transforming the grid and transportation sectors. Backed by some of the world's top venture capital firms, we design and manufacture electrolytic hydrogen systems matched to renewable power sources to create green hydrogen by splitting water. We are building a cost-effective and transformative path between renewable energy and multiple large industrial sectors. Abundant and low-cost renewable energy sources will power the world, and Electric Hydrogen technology will use this energy to decarbonize industry through sustainable materials. We were founded in 2020 and are based in California and Massachusetts.

Electric Hydrogen is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We are dedicated to building a diverse, inclusive, and authentic workplace for all to belong. We are aware that people from historically underrepresented groups are less likely to apply if they don't meet 100% of the job requirements. We are actively working on efforts to change this social norm. If you are excited about this role, we encourage you to apply

Founded by experienced renewable energy technologists and backed by committed mission-driven investors, Electric Hydrogen is building solutions to help cost-effectively ...

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