About Redwood Materials
Redwood Materials is a sustainable materials company that was founded in 2017 to develop and deploy new technologies for dramatically increasing the scope and scale of recycled and sustainable materials in global supply chains.
Staff Chemical Engineer Role
We are seeking an entrepreneurial Staff Chemical Engineer to work with our research and development and engineering teams from the beaker scale to full production process design and operation. These teams are focused on creating and deploying innovative chemical, metallurgical and mechanical technologies that dramatically increase the yield of existing recycling processes for key waste streams.
Responsibilities will include: (i) leading and supporting research and development and pilot project work in our in-house chemical engineering lab; (ii) leading and supporting design and modelling of new chemical processes, including the creation of detailed process flow documentation; and (iii) leading and supporting setup, testing, and commissioning of new chemical processing operations.
The position is a full-time, salaried role located in Carson City, Nevada. Compensation will be commensurate with experience.
B.S. or M.S. with 7+ years of experience or Ph.D. with 5+ years of experience in chemical engineering, chemistry, materials science, or related discipline
Track record of achievement with a leading technology company in a chemical or process engineering role, preferably with new process development and startup
Academic or professional background in inorganic chemistry and metals refining
Exposure to factory modeling concepts such as material flows, yields, and recovery rates
Working knowledge of major chemical and process analysis software packages
Self-motivated, hands-on mindset, with a willingness to contribute at all levels
A passion for sustainability and making the world a better place!