Breakthrough Energy Ventures Portfolio Company Career Opportunities

Tool Install Project Manager

Form Energy

Form Energy

Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Posted on Friday, December 8, 2023

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?

Role Description

Form Energy is hiring a Project Engineer to drive custom manufacturing equipment and assembly line installations. This role reports to our Senior Manager of Tool Installation. As part of our Form Factory 1 team, you will contribute to bringing our first factory manufacturing lines into production in partnership with Engineering, Operations and Construction teams. This is an exciting opportunity to help shape and be part of the growth of a fast-moving company with breakthrough technology and an incredible mission!

What you'll do:

  • Assess technical requirements for equipment installation, including specifications, drawings, and technical documentation as well as provide technical guidance to the installation team and troubleshoot any technical issues that may arise during the installation process.

  • Develop and maintain comprehensive project documentation, including schedules, budgets, spend tracking, contractor scope of work, installation manuals, spare parts inventory, and as-built drawings.

  • Provide and present regular project status updates to stakeholders and management.

  • Support execution of in the field activities that include but are not limited to layout, rigging, electrical, mechanical installation.

  • Allocate resources effectively to meet project deadlines and objectives.

  • Coordinate with procurement teams, contractors and key stakeholders to ensure timely availability of equipment and materials required for installation.

What you'll bring:

  • 1-3 years of experience in equipment design, installation and maintenance.

  • Demonstrated experience in scheduling, developing scope of work (SOW), and organization.

  • Demonstrated experience in contractor management, technical trades and custom manufacturing equipment installations.

  • Ability to operate within standard computer management softwares (Procore, maintainX, JIRA, etc) as well as CAD.

  • Ability to move objects up to 50 pounds

  • 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.