Senior Manager, Facilities Operations
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?
The Senior Manager, Facilities Operations will lead and oversee the strategic planning, development, and management of Form Factory 1 (FF1) in Weirton, WV. The ideal candidate will be a seasoned professional with a proven track record in facilities management, project planning, and team leadership – preferably both in bringing up new facilities as well as sustaining older ones. The Facilities Operation Senior Manager will play a crucial role in ensuring the efficient and effective operation of our physical spaces, promoting sustainability, and providing a safe, comfortable, and productive environment for our employees and visitors.
What you'll do:
Lead the strategic planning, execution, monitoring, and continuous improvement of FF1 in Weirton.
Build, develop, and lead a team of professionals responsible for site Facilities support and activities.
Oversee day-to-day operations and maintenance of the facility including preventive maintenance programs, repairs, and equipment upgrades.
Implement best practices to optimize building systems, energy efficiency, and overall operational costs.
Facilitate root cause analysis and determination of corrective or preventive measures for incidents and near-misses, as well as ensuring that corrective actions have been implemented.
Develop and execute an operational plan and budget for the Facilities function.
What you'll bring:
At least 10+ years of facility experience (project management, construction, maintenance, engineering, etc), with at least 3 to 5 years in leadership.
Bachelor's degree in Facilities Management, Business Administration, Engineering, or related field; Master's degree preferred.
Strong knowledge of building systems, construction, and maintenance.
Working knowledge of federal, state, and local safety regulations, protocols, building, fire, and enforcement procedures.
Excellent leadership and interpersonal skills with the ability to collaborate across departments or with vendors and regulation officials.
Project management experience with a focus on delivering projects on time and within budget.
Excellent communication and organizational skills
Humanity is a cornerstone of Form Energy’s culture, and we make sure our compensation and benefits reflect that. Form Energy offers competitive salaries, stock options, and a holistic benefits package to ensure all employees have what they need to thrive while working here.
When it comes to you and your family’s health, we cover 100% of medical, dental, and vision premiums for full-time employees - and 80% of healthcare premiums for dependents. This starts from day one. We also offer at least 12 weeks of paid leave for new parents (up to 20 weeks for birthing parents), and generous vacation policies to give employees time to recharge when needed.
To build a clean and equitable energy future, we need everyone at the table. We strive to form a team as diverse as the communities we will serve with our technology, and are committed to maintaining an inclusive environment for all employees. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer, and encourage candidates from all backgrounds to apply to our open jobs.