Senior Operation Engineer (100%)

Ready to join a team of visionaries who is dedicated to solving one of humankind’s greatest challenges?

Get to know Climeworks

Climeworks removes CO₂ from the air to fight global warming and protect future generations to come.

We develop, build and operate direct air capture (DAC) machines which capture CO₂ directly from the air. The captured carbon dioxide can either be recycled and reused as a raw material or completely removed from the air by safely storing it underground, permanently.

Founded by engineers, Christoph Gebald and Jan Wurzbacher, Climeworks was built with a mission to inspire 1 billion people to remove CO₂ from the air, and is now the leader in carbon removal technology.

A true climate pioneer, Climeworks is featured as a TIME100 Influential Company 2022 and Global Cleantech 100 Company 2022, driving a revolutionary technology engineered to solve the most pressing issue of our time.

We foster a dynamic environment and are building a global purpose driven team. We are looking for disruptive thinkers, passionate achievers and inspiring leaders that are ready to take on the world’s greatest challenge.

Will you join us? 

Your mission

Job description
  • Your mission at Climeworks is to ensure the operation and maintenance of the world’s first direct air capture plants to remove CO2 permanently from the air with a combined capacity of over 40’000 tons CO2 per year – a unique job opportunity.
  • You are responsible for the planning, coordination and execution of the assigned daily plant operation and maintenance activities, collaborating with the plant operation team to ensure the scheduled plant optimization projects.
  • You are an important member of the plant operation team, translating the plant project into a reliable plant operation.
  • You assure the quality of the assigned CO2 production activities and the corresponding documentation of it.

Your story

Requirements
  • You have completed a Bachelor’s degree in an Engineering discipline.
  • You have at least 6 years of work experience in a similar role.
  • You have a structured work style and are an excellent communicator and coordinator.
  • You are self-driven, proactive, persistent and motivated to do hands-on work.
  • You are a team player and thrive in an interdisciplinary and dynamic environment.
  • You are motivated to travel 60% of the time abroad.
  • You are fluent in English and any German knowledge is a plus.


What we offer: A flat hierarchy within a young and interdisciplinary team with a fast decision- making mindset. Sounds like you? We are looking forward meeting you! Are you interested? Then please fill in the online application form and upload your complete dossier to our careers portal: https://www.climeworks.com/careers

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