Job Vacancy Battery Manufacturing Operators Kodak

Job title: Battery Manufacturing Operators

Company: Kodak

Job description: Position Description

Kodak is Hiring!

Kodak is looking for Battery Manufacturing Operators to join our Battery Coating Division located in Rochester, NY. This is a startup opportunity serving the fast-growing electric vehicle market. Come join us and be part of the transformation to clean energy!

As a Manufacturing Operator you will be part of a team that operates a production-scale roll-to-roll manufacturing facility at the Eastman Business Park in Rochester, NY. This facility will provide high volume production coating services to manufacture a critical component used in the assembly of batteries for the electric vehicle market. The ideal candidate will have prior experience with gravure coating or offset printing technology.

Basic Job Requirements:

  • Operate gravure coating equipment
  • Operate coating machine operating console
  • Clean and assemble gravure coating hardware
  • Set up and operate delivery system equipment (pumps, filters, valves, etc.)
  • Operate roll-to-roll machine web lines (unwind/convey/wind)
  • Operate material handling equipment (fork trucks, hoists, cranes)
  • Take quality test for incoming raw materials and final coated product
  • Weigh out and dispense bulk powders and solutions
  • Mix solutions using aqueous chemistries
  • Perform analytical tests on the solutions that have been made
  • Operate pressure vessels and mixers
  • Clean process equipment and work area
  • Identify waste and drive improvements to reduce waste and improve quality

Required Skills:

  • Familiarity with machine control software and HMI interfaces
  • Strong mechanical aptitude
  • Troubleshooting and problem-solving skills (cause/effect)
  • Familiarity with basic quality tools (lean, six sigma, etc.)
  • Familiarity with web conveying machines
  • Good team player and willing to learn

Preferred Experience:

  • Gravure coating technologies
  • Use of HMI interfaces and controls
  • Web conveyance (wind, unwind, steering, tension, etc.)
  • Delivery equipment (filters, pumps, etc.)
  • Fork truck experience

Physical Job Requirements

  • Bending/twisting/pulling/pushing
  • Standing for > 4 hrs. per day
  • Lifting up to 40 lbs.
  • Operation of power trucks (including fork lift)
  • Work schedule is days to start moving to rotating shifts

Position Number


Career Area


Minimum Education Level

High School Diploma or GED

Position Type

Full Time

Experience Level

2-10 Years

Employment Sponsorship Notification

Any candidate/applicant requiring sponsorship now or in the future for employment visa status will not be considered for this position. Kodak as an Equal Opportunity Employer and we encourage you to look for jobs where sponsorship will be provided.

Expected salary:

Location: Rochester, NY

Job date: Thu, 21 Jul 2022 22:32:10 GMT

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