Solid Power is seeking a Facilities Engineer to join our talented team working to revolutionize the battery industry through the development of next-generation, all solid-state rechargeable batteries. This position is a key role within the Operations team that will be responsible for monitoring, maintenance, and managing upgrades to the equipment and systems that enable our operations. The Facilities Engineer will work with internal stakeholders, contractors, and service providers to optimize function and minimize downtime to maintain team productivity. The preferrable candidate will have experience in high-tech manufacturing, with preference given to candidates with experience maintaining systems that support production within controlled environments (i.e., clean and/or dry rooms), and research laboratories.
Manage and monitor all activities related to the maintenance, repair and modification of equipment and site utility and support systems, this may include equipment controls, electrical systems, or mechanical devices and equipment.
Have ownership for site utility systems and process utilities to ensure optimal performance and function.
Under minimal supervision, develop and/or implement predictive, preventive and reliability centered maintenance programs, including maintenance check sheets, daily/weekly reports and related analyses.
Generate preventative maintenance SOPs.
Assist in developing staffing and procurement/stock plans for facility and maintenance teams.
Under the direction of the Facilities Manager, support of capital facilities and/or construction and renovation projects, with a focus on specialized facilities engineering work.
Manages relationships and communication with contractors as appropriate.
Works closely, collaboratively, and effectively with other departments and team members.
Bachelor’s degree in mechanical, electrical, or industrial engineering, or equivalent experience.
Minimum 8 years of industry experience in facilities maintenance and engineering, preferably in a high-tech production environment (pharma/biotech, semiconductor/electronics, chemicals, etc.).
Prior HAZMAT training and experience desirable.
Thorough knowledge of Industrial and Construction Safety Regulations, Processes, and Procedures.
U.S. citizenship or Permanent Residency required.
Salary Range: $70,000 - $100,000/year
Benefits: Solid Power offers a comprehensive benefit package that includes medical/dental/vision insurance, employer paid Life/AD&D/STD/LTD insurance, 401k with company match, paid holidays, PTO, cell phone reimbursement and eligibility in our equity plan.