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Commonwealth Fusion Systems LLC Magnet Technician (Evening) #188067836 in Cambridge, Massachusetts

CFS? mission is to enable world-wide clean energy for everyone, creating a sustainable environment for current and future generations. We?ve created a credible path to an operating fusion power plant in 15 years which leverages our novel collaboration with MIT and funding from strategic and financial investors who share our vision. This begins by developing a new class of high-field superconducting magnets that will enable the SPARC tokamak to demonstrate net energy from fusion for the first time. To execute this plan, we are now looking to add talented people to the team who are mission-driven and treat people well; improve our team by adding diverse perspectives & new ways of solving problems; have demonstrated exceptional results through a range of different pursuits; and have skillsets and experience that relate to this role. CFS is ramping up its internal superconducting magnet production capabilities and is looking for a Magnet Technician to work on an evening shift (late afternoon to midnight or 1am) in this new Contract-to-Hire role. This team member will: use electrical and mechanical test equipment to characterize HTS critical current at high fields and low temperatures, both with small samples and reel-to-reel systems; complete sampling procedures that support the larger quality assurance goals of the HTS team; work with engineers to set up and maintain the inventory system as well as the shipping and receiving processes; maintain the cleanliness and organization of the HTS test and magnet fabrication labs; and be part of a group within CFS developing the capabilities to produce superconducting magnets. The ideal candidate will have most, if not all, of these requirements: associate?s degree or higher in a technical field is preferred; at least 2+ years experience in a variety of technical support skills, including machining, welding, soldering plumbing, electronics, cryogenics, and electrical; operated high-power industrial test equipment unsupervised; at least 1+ years experience working with magnetic devices; the ability to take directions from supervisors and work independently; the ability to stand for long periods of time ? bending, grasping, sitting, pulling, pushing, stooping, and stretching may be required to perform the functions of this position; the ability to lift up to 25 lbs. unassisted; a commitment to safety and quality; and the desire to work in a fast-paced, startup R&D environment. CFS team members thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic environment and have demonstrated exceptional results through a range of different pursuits. We all tightly align with our company values of integrity, execution, impact and self-critique. As we grow, we are looking to add talented people who are mission driven and bring diverse perspectives and new ways of solving problems. At CFS, we deeply value diversity and are an equal opportunity employer by choice. We consider all qualified applicants equally for employment. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, protected veteran status, religion, physical or mental disability, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, or any other basis protected by law, ordinance, or regulation.