Equipment Maintenance Technician

Pittsburgh, PA
3 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 Description
We are looking for an Equipment Maintenance Technician, to support our manufacturing and factory build operations. This person will be responsible for making sure our equipment runs smoothly and supporting our technical operations. The ideal candidate will be both able to independently execute day-to-day operations and maintenance activities as well as be willing to roll up their sleeves to quickly tackle facility service and repair issues. Reporting to the PA Facilities Manager, this person will work closely with all members of the Form Energy team.We are running a multi-shift operation offering the flexibility of three 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:

  • Perform equipment troubleshooting, repair and root cause analysis on manufacturing equipment
  • Assist in the installation and commissioning of new and retrofit equipment.
  • Ensure a safe work environment. 
  • Perform mechanical, electrical and control system maintenance on manufacturing equipment.
  • Develop and track equipment preventative maintenance schedules, and prepare maintenance reports using a cloud-based organizational tool or CMMS
  • Record and process findings of maintenance duties on maintenance log 
  • Identify root cause of problems by observing mechanical devices in operations

What you'll bring:

  • 2+ years of experience in an equipment maintenance role
  • Proficient in mechanical and/or electrical calibration 
  • Ability to read and work from blueprints and sketches 
  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds 
  • Ability to be on your feet for extended periods

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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