Manufacturing Associate

Pittsburgh, PA
8 months ago
Full time role


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Job Description

Are you ready to rise to the challenge of climate change with the team that will deliver? Form Energy is a U.S. technology and manufacturing company that is developing and commercializing pioneering energy storage technologies to enable the electric grid to run on 100% renewable energy, every day of the year.
Supported by leading investors such as Breakthrough Energy Ventures, ArcelorMittal, TPG Rise, MIT’s The Engine, and others, we share a common belief that low-cost, multi-day energy storage is the key to enable tomorrow’s zero carbon electric grid. Driven by our core values of humanity, excellence, and creativity, we are deeply motivated and inspired to create a better world. We need talented, hardworking individuals who share our goal of tackling the challenge of climate change. Do you want to work with us today to build a better tomorrow? 
Role DescriptionWe are looking for a hands-on individual to help us develop our core technology by contributing to our Advanced Manufacturing organization. In this role, individuals will work directly with our technical team manufacturing cathodes. You will be responsible for operating pilot scale manufacturing equipment as we prepare for our first major installations. 
We are running a multi-shift operation offering the flexibility of two different shifts. We will be offering 1st shift (7am-3:30pm), 2nd shift (3pm-11:30pm) and 3rd shift (11pm-7:30am).
This opportunity is based out of Form Energy's Eighty Four, PA location (Greater Pittsburgh Area).

What You'll Do:

  • Inspect, organize and prepare raw material, components and hardware  
  • Track material usage to provide traceability, perform inventory cycle counts
  • Operate pilot scale manufacturing equipment
  • Follow standard operating procedures and document process conditions and deviations
  • Work with the technical team to troubleshoot processing issues
  • Collaborate with the technical team to improve production processes
  • Maintain process conditions in a fashion that facilities cleanliness and productivity for other team members

What You'll Bring:

  • 3+ years of experience relating to working with chemicals in laboratory or production environment
  • Familiarity operating small to medium sized equipment
  • Experience with general chemical hygiene
  • Experience wearing PPE in a production environment 
  • Solid communication skills within a group of peers and broader organization
  • Positive attitude and appetite to learn and grow
  • Willingness to share ideas to contribute to organizational and technical problem solving

Besides joining a community of people working to make the world better, Form Energy commits to you equitable compensation, stock options, and offers a generous benefits package to make sure you have the support you need to thrive.
We cover 100% of employee premiums and 80% of dependent premiums for medical, dental, and vision insurance for full time employees. We offer a flexible Paid Time Off program and every employee, regardless of gender identity or expression, is eligible for 12 weeks of paid parental bonding leave. A full listing of our benefits is available on our careers page
At Form Energy, we are working toward a 100% renewable energy future for everyone in the world. We are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all our employees and are seeking to build a team that reflects the diversity of the people we hope to serve with our revolutionary products. Form Energy is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

We are developing a new class of cost-effective, multi-day energy storage systems that will enable a reliable and fully-renewable electric ...

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