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Manufacturing Engineer (80-100%)

Zurich, Zürich, Switzerland
12 days ago
Full time role

Company

Climeworks empowers people to fight climate change by permanently removing CO₂ from the air with direct air capture technology. We ...

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Job Description

  • Your mission at Climeworks is to assess the large-scale manufacturability of Climeworks’ sorbent systems at early stages of technology development. You work across teams and with external partners to ensure manufacturing maturation and to scale-up manufacturing capabilities in parallel to the technical development of Climeworks’ sorbent-systems.
  • You develop and compare different manufacturing pathways including in-house manufacturing options and external manufacturing partners. In addition, you will evaluate and compare various external manufacturing options and ensure that they meet quality and cost requirements.
  • You carry out feasibility studies for manufacturing new sorbent-systems and ensure that the manufacturing processes are scalable to meet the development timelines.
  • You are involved in manufacturing maturation from conceptualization and early-stage prototyping up to pre-production.
  • You support scale-up and technology transfer to external manufacturing partners. In this role, you act as key interface between external manufacturing partners and internal technology development.
  • You collaborate with other colleagues in the Sorbent Systems team to increase the TRL and MRL of new technologies hand-in-hand. Furthermore, you will collaborate with experts in testing, product design, and sorbent & process development to enable cutting-edge sorbent system solutions for future technology generations.
  • You have a university degree in mechanical engineering, process engineering or a similar field.
  • You bring at least 5 years of experience in a similar position.
  • You have experience and know-how related to a variety of different manufacturing pathways and in defining and industrializing manufacturing processes.
  • You are familiar with manufacturing readiness levels and manufacturing maturation.
  • You bring hands-on experience in a manufacturing environment, preferably with continuous manufacturing processes related to (gas/air) filters/coatings/textiles/membranes.
  • You are a highly reliable, result driven personality with strong ownership and an eye for detail.
  • You are a team player, but also work very efficiently on your own.
  • You have excellent oral and written English skills, German is a plus.


What we offer: A flat organization, a great team, an improvement-oriented approach, and a scale-up venture with an innovative technology. Sounds like you? We are looking forward meeting you! Apply now by filling in the online application form and uploading your complete dossier to our career's portal: https://www.climeworks.com/careers

Climeworks empowers people to fight climate change by permanently removing CO₂ from the air with direct air capture technology. We ...

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