Electro-Mechanical Lab Technician

An immediate opportunity exists for an Electro-Mechanical Lab Technician to work in an exciting team environment within the Engineering Department of Nel Hydrogen.

About the Position

This position will require working closely with cross-functional teams to perform sub-system and system build, test, and maintenance. Projects range from managing test stands, building sub-assemblies/systems, executing test plans, and collecting/summarizing test data. 


  • Understand and be able to read mechanical drawings, work orders or other instructions to build up test hardware

  • Understand and be able to read electrical schematics and specifications to determine wiring and assembly sequences of test hardware

  • Ensure test stations remain in good working order with focus on preventative maintenance and upgrade requirements

  • Perform tests and summarize test results in graphs, Power Point charts, and written reports

  • Supports manufacturing and/or service group in testing of non-conforming product and analyzing components from field returns

  • Capable of working well in a multi-disciplinary team environment

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Experience working hands on in research and development environment

  • Motivated self-starter with high level of initiative and willingness to suggest improvements 

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Strong organizational skills and ability to balance multiple tasks

  • Capable of working well in a multi-disciplinary team environment with high degree of collaboration

Education and/or Experience:

  • Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering or related field

  • 3+ years experience working in a research and development environment

  • Experience working with electrochemical devices desired

The above statements reflect the principal functions of the position and shall not be construed as a detailed description of all work requirements that may be inherent in the job.

Nel Hydrogen provides comprehensive health and insurance benefits for its employees as well as a stock option plan. The Company offers competitive paid vacation time, sick leave, and holidays.

The Company has a published Code of Conduct that all employees are expected to follow.


  • Nel will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States. This is not a position for which sponsorship will be provided.

  • Individuals with temporary visas such as E, F-1, H-1, H-2, L, B, J, or TN or who need sponsorship for work authorization now or in the future, are not eligible for hire.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need.

Please send resumes to:

Sandi Kelly, Human Resources