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Power Systems Lab Safety Engineer

San Carlos, California, United States
20 days ago
Full time role

Company

Electric Hydrogen

Bay Area, California, & Greater Boston, USA

Founded by experienced renewable energy technologists and backed by committed mission-driven investors, Electric Hydrogen is building solutions to help cost-effectively ...

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Job Description

Electric Hydrogen’s mission is to create an abundant and decarbonized material future. Our outstanding people are our most important asset and will allow us to deliver hydrogen from renewable electrolysis for heavy industry, at prices below fossil fuels. 

We are looking for a Power Systems Lab Safety Engineer who will work in collaboration with Engineering, Facilities, and outside suppliers to develop and implement robust electrical safety standards throughout the organization. You will serve as our Subject Matter Expert responsible for the safety review of the design and development of electrical equipment; adherence of electrical systems to functional and regulatory standards; and the review of vendor electrical designs to ensure they meet internal safety standards and best practices.

You will be based in our office in San Carlos, CA. You will report to our Vice President, Power Systems.

Responsibilities:

  • Establish standards for electrical safety design, documentation, and training for the Power System Lab
  • Organize all required electrical safety trainings for Engineering team Interpret applicable electrical safety regulations and standards and provide gap analyses
  • Perform risk assessments (e.g. HAZOP, FMEA, etc)
  • Conduct design reviews and participate in technical evaluations
  • Deploy systems for effective de-energization, lockout/tag-out, and verification of zero energy on products and systems to control/eliminate electrical hazards
  • Provide field troubleshooting and problem-solving of issues that may arise from design issues or incidents caused by a design failure.
  • Review electrical safety in other company locations

Requirements:

  • BS degree in electrical engineering or related field
  • 5+ years of relevant professional experience with electrical safety responsibilities
  • Knowledge of Electrical Standards (NFPA 79, NFPA 70-E, IEC 60204-1, UL508A) along with demonstrated working experience on and around energized equipment Knowledge of Safety Standards (ISO 13849-1, ISO 10218, UL1740, ANSI/RIA15.06)
  • Knowledge of appropriate safety precautions and required PPE, to ensure a safe work environment for personnel and equipment
  • Working knowledge of emergency response procedures for energized equipment
  • Experience developing and implementing LOTO procedures
  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills
  • Outgoing, proactive, and positive attitude; enjoy working in a dynamic and fast-paced start-up environment
  • Comfortable working with all levels and functions to achieve organizational objectives
Employee Benefits Electric Hydrogen offers the best benefits possible. We pay 100% of all employees' health/dental/vision/disability insurance premiums and 100% of the premium for their immediate family. This is for all of our full-time employees. We feel strongly that our team should not have to worry about having quality healthcare. We also offer a generous 401k match and unlimited time-off. COVID-19 vaccination required for all employees and contingent workers, unless a reasonable accommodation is approved. All prospective hires will be expected to provide proof of vaccination to attend an onsite interview or at their first day of employment.   About Electric Hydrogen Electric Hydrogen is a team of the world's experts in scaling technologies for the post-carbon world, with a proven record in transforming the grid and transportation sectors. Backed by some of the world's top venture capital firms, we design and manufacture electrolytic hydrogen systems matched to renewable power sources to create green hydrogen by splitting water. We are building a cost-effective and transformative path between renewable energy and multiple large industrial sectors. Abundant and low-cost renewable energy sources will power the world, and Electric Hydrogen technology will use this energy to decarbonize industry through sustainable materials. We were founded in 2020 and are based in California and Massachusetts.   Electric Hydrogen is proud to be an equal opportunity employer dedicated to building an inclusive and diverse workforce.

Electric Hydrogen

Bay Area, California, & Greater Boston, USA

Founded by experienced renewable energy technologists and backed by committed mission-driven investors, Electric Hydrogen is building solutions to help cost-effectively ...

View Company Profile