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People Partner

Electric Hydrogen Co.

Electric Hydrogen Co.

People & HR, Sales & Business Development
San Carlos, CA, USA
Posted on Tuesday, May 14, 2024

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.

Electric Hydrogen is hiring for a West Coast People Partner to be based onsite at our San Jose, CA or San Carlos, CA office. You will report to the Chief People Officer.


  • Provide daily performance management guidance to management (coaching, counseling, career development, disciplinary actions)
  • Manage and resolve complex employee relations issues. Conduct objective investigations
  • Conduct onboarding, new hire orientation and off-boarding
  • Responsible for the employee handbook and any people-related policies; remain knowledgeable of current and new employment laws and regulatory requirements
  • Demonstrate understanding of business cycle and industry trends and how they influence our priorities and organizational dynamics
  • Conduct ongoing supply and demand analysis of our workforce and skill needs
  • Play a necessary change management role in our transformation by strengthening a culture of growth and progress
  • Collaborate with Employee Resource Groups (ERGs) and leadership to support diversity, equity, including and belonging efforts


  • Bachelor's degree
  • 7+ years of related human resources experience
  • 2+ years of experience in a startup environment
  • HR Certification
  • Working knowledge of HR disciplines such as employment investigation, relocation, talent development, performance management, compensation, benefits, recruiting and training


Compensation and Benefits | P4

San Carlos Zone
$140,000$175,000 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.

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!