Breakthrough Energy Ventures Portfolio Company Career Opportunities

Head of Facilities and EHS



Oakland, CA, USA
Posted on Wednesday, May 15, 2024
About Brimstone
Founded in 2019, Brimstone developed a breakthrough process to decarbonize cement production, one of the leading drivers of climate change. Our team is now scaling up to refine our process further and to build our first production facilities. We’re assembling an all-star group of sharp, mission-driven, collaborative individuals who take pride in using their diverse skills to contribute to a better world. If this sounds like you, join us in helping to solve the most urgent, important challenge facing the world today (and have a blast while doing it).
We are looking for a Facility Director with deep experience in developing amazing and inclusive workspaces as well as operating and managing such facilities with the highest standard of safety and compliance. This person will provide a step change in all aspects of the jobs.

What you'll do:

  • Responsible for managing and leading projects at our Oakland HQ in order to create a wonderful experience for our employees and visitors alike. This includes capital and operational projects related to our laboratory, office, and warehouse amenities. You’ll be responsible for the maintenance, cleanliness, organization, compliance, and security of the above.
  • Act as the Environmental, Health, and Safety (EH&S) leader, managing our different programs such trainings, SOPs, JHAs, and compliance. You’ll promote and develop a culture of safety and compliance in the workplace.
  • Partner with our accounting/procurement department to develop and upgrade our systems regarding laboratory, office, and warehouse procurements and inventory.
  • Responsible for the budget, execution, management, and reporting of Brimstone HQ P&L.
  • Partner with the people team to provide the best experience to our team of "rockstars".
  • **Expectation is at least 4 days a week on-site at our main Oakland facility**

What you bring:

  • Proven track record of managing laboratory and warehouse facilities to the highest standards.
  • EH&S training and 5+ years of EH&S experience with laboratory and manufacturing operations.
  • Experience with P&L responsibility and track record of executing projects on time and on budget.
  • Deep experience with cross functional team collaborations.

Benefits include:

  • Company equity.
  • 401K retirement plan with matching.
  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance for employees and dependents.
  • Mental health benefits.
  • 100% covered public transportation benefits.
  • 12 weeks of leave for any new parents.
  • Generous vacation policy.
  • Paid time off between Christmas and New Year's.
  • A fun, diverse, and talented team focused on making the biggest impact possible on climate change.
Salary range for this role is $190,000 to $230,000/year