Cell Assembly Technician

Saft America

Cockeysville, MD


Principle Duties and Responsibilities

  • Work in an environment where adhering to safety policies and procedures are required as well as consistently utilizing safe work practices
  • Set up, operate and maintain production equipment, machines and tools using process documents, diagrams, and written instructions
  • Operate winding, welding, punching and stacking equipment and become proficient in each machine’s operations
  • Maintain the work area and equipment in a clean orderly condition utilizing 6S standards while following all safety requirements
  • Inspect machine outputs using precision measurement tools to include, calipers, micrometers, meters and vision systems
  • Follow instructions per process specs while manufacturing materials for use in high power cells and batteries
  • Possess the desire and aptitude to become proficient in operating additional complex machinery

Knowledge Skills and Abilities Required

  • The ability to comprehend written instructions and to clearly document and record the results of the work that you perform
  • Proven experience running complex machinery and producing products of high quality
  • Possess great organizational skills and maintain an organized workstation to optimize product flow to feed downstream stations
  • Ability to install materials and setup machine(s) utilizing precise settings such as speed, tension, power and various other criteria
  • Possess a keen eye for detail and be able to notice small variances in processes and materials that may affect final product quality
  • Communicate clearly and accurately to describe in detail any machine or product issues that may have occurred and possess the ability to communicate this information to all levels of personnel
  • Reliable, trustworthy and able to work either independently or as part of a team
  • Problem solving skills that permit diagnosing and correcting of issues that may occur during machine operation
  • Possess the ability and willingness to rapidly learn and understand the tasks assigned

Working Conditions

  • PPE requirements include safety glasses, steel toed shoes and full body gowns
  • Work environment will be in a dry room where cooled and low humidity air is constantly present
  • This position will require standing for most of each day
  • Be available to work overtime as schedules occasionally require
  • This position requires working in an environment where strong magnets and chemicals are present


  • HS diploma or equivalent
  • Additional schooling or training in a technical field is preferred
  • Basic computer skills with some proficiency of Excel and database usage
  • Outstanding attendance history
  • 3–5 years Manufacturing experience preferably running machinery
  • Able to lift 50 lbs.
  • Medically and physically capable to work in this position due to the presence of strong magnets and chemicals