Material Handler (Shift 5 & 7 (days), Shift 4 & 6 (nights)) at QuantumScape | Powderkeg

Location: HQ- San Jose, CA

Employment Type: Full-Time/Part-time

Team: Production

Come join us on our mission as we revolutionize energy storage to enable a sustainable future.

QuantumScape is on a mission to transform energy storage with solid-state lithium-metal battery technology. The company’s next-generation batteries are designed to enable longer range, faster charging and enhanced safety in electric vehicles to support the transition away from legacy energy sources toward a lower carbon future.

We are seeking a motivated and detailed material handler to join our manufacturing operations team. You will join a team that is instrumental for the smooth operation of day to day activities at Quantumscape.


Moving materials to their next designated step in the process

Auditing and inventorying storage locations

Contribute to orderly operation of stock and materials storage area

Collaborate with different groups to allow smooth operation of their tasks

Clearly and concisely communicating task completion status to team members and manager through verbal and written pass-downs using MS Office applications (Excel, Outlook and OneNote)

Maintaining a clean work-space and safe work environment

Other duties as assigned

Minimum Education and Experience:

A high-school diploma and three years of work experience

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

Thorough, adaptive and capable of completing tasks with minimal errors

Comfortable working with computers: quality systems, databases and MS Office products

Friendly, positive and a good team member

Basic mathematical skills

Organized, detailed and have clear written and verbal communication skills

Able and willing work overnight and weekends with flexibility to work overtime on short notice.

Physical Requirements:

Ability to perform work in a glovebox, dry room or fume hood that requires the use of fine motor skills for extended periods of time, standing, reaching and twisting motions with hands and lifting up to 25 lbs.

Previous material handling experience a plus!

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request an accommodation.

Job Summary
  • Job Title
    Material Handler (Shift 5 & 7 (days), Shift 4 & 6 (nights))
  • Company
  • Location
    San Jose, CA
  • Employment Type
    Full time
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