Facilities Manager

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


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 make molecules to decarbonize our world! 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 Facilities Manager to support the operations of our facility in San Carlos, CA. You will be reporting to the Vice President of Business Operations, and will provide support to technical and office staff while working with management to maintain and improve the facilities. You will also be the contact for external contractors (electricians, plumbers, HVAC, etc.) and will work regularly with the building owner.

You will be based 100% onsite in San Carlos, CA with occasional trips to other facilities as needed. You must be able to share the on-call rotation for Facility Emergencies with the occasional evening, weekend or holiday hours.


  • Ensure manufacturing equipment installation requirements are present before installation (MEP, HVAC, lighting, controls)
  • Coordinate and manage preventive maintenance for buildings, labs and equipment
  • Establish new lab/shop/test capabilities (e.g., power, water, gas handling services)
  • Perform root cause evaluation for underperforming critical systems and failed critical components. Track and prioritize resolutions
  • Work with project teams to ensure newly installed assets are captured in our CMMS
  • Coordinate with multiple vendors and negotiate services/products on time and on budget
  • Carry out CMMS planned/unplanned work order management
  • Participate as a member of the Safety Committee while supporting the ongoing development of our environmental health and safety efforts
  • Be able to be on call 24/7 for facility emergencies
  • Help keep the office a clean, inviting and safe place to work
  • Procure materials specific to the job
  • Support shipping and receiving where needed
  • Assist teammates with miscellaneous facilities-related requests


  • 6+ years' experience in facilities maintenance
  • 3+ years’ experience building, developing and managing high-performing teams
  • Knowledge of health and safety standards and Industry Codes (CAL-OSHA, EPA, DEP, ADA) and other environmental regulations
  • Extensive knowledge of building systems (MEP, HVAC, lighting, controls) and codes
  • Knowledge of general maintenance methods, operating requirements and safety precautions related to facilities management
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills – able to tailor emails to the appropriate audience and succinctly answer questions
  • Read and explain technical and architectural drawings/specification
  • CMMS experience
  • Valid drivers' license and forklift license/certification
  • Ability to climb ladders for maintenance/assembly needs
  • Safely lift up to 50lbs and use a hand truck, dolly or forklift


San Carlos Zone
$116,000$155,000 USD

Actual base salary offered to the hired applicant will be determined based on their work location, level, qualifications, job-related skills, as well as relevant education or training and experience.​

Base salary is just one part of Electric Hydrogen’s total rewards package. We feel strongly that our team should not have to worry about having quality healthcare. In addition to the base salary offered, the hired applicant may receive:​

  • an equity grant​
  • time off programs​
  • a $75/month cell phone allowance​
  • a 4% employer 401(k) match​
  • 100% fully paid premiums for employees and their families: medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short-term & long-term disability coverage​
  • a discretionary bonus​

Electric Hydrogen’s benefits programs are subject to eligibility requirements.

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. We are dedicated to building a diverse, inclusive, and authentic workplace for all to belong. We are aware that people from historically underrepresented groups are less likely to apply if they don't meet 100% of the job requirements. We are actively working on efforts to change this social norm. If you are excited about this role, we encourage you to apply

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