Ballard is seeking a Fuel Cell Test Technologists to join the Stack Test Engineering team in Burnaby, BC. Both are regular full-time opportunities.
The successful candidates will apply their strong technical skills to the development of next-generation fuel cell products by executing characterization and verification tests in Ballard's world-class test lab, as well as assisting in the safe operation of the lab. Working closely with a team of technicians, technologists and engineers in our fast-paced environment, the goal is to advance Ballard's broad line of fuel cell products and testing services.
Executing fuel cell tests to evaluate the performance and durability of fuel cell stack designs
Analyzing data using statistical tools
Supporting the development of test protocols, test reports, and presentations including recommendations for continuous improvement
Troubleshooting problems and optimizing test station configuration with lab equipment support team to ensure test objectives are achieved and high quality data is delivered
Maintaining a safe work environment; participating in hazard assessments and safety reviews
Assisting in the day to day management of the laboratory facility and department operations
An Engineering Technologist Diploma or Associates Degree with 1-3 years of experience in a fuel cell testing lab or similar technical environment is required
Strong oral and written communications skills
Meticulous attention to detail
Hands-on experience with mechanical and electrical equipment assembly and troubleshooting
Working knowledge of electrochemistry and experience with related instrumentation
Experience programming macros for automated control of test equipment and for data crunching and analysis
Strong data analysis, data management and reporting skills
Ballard values diversity in the workplace and is committed to employment equity. We encourage applications from all qualified candidates.