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ABOUT AIR PROTEIN
At Air Protein, we’re passionate about creating a new food system–one that pushes the boundaries of what anyone thought was possible and builds a healthy relationship between our food and our planet. This is a new era of sustainable production; we can use less and make more. We can feed the growing global population without destroying rainforests or warming the planet. Join our diverse team of passionate scientists, engineers, and business leaders working to create the future of food—meat made from elements of the air.
As an innovative food company, we are crafting the world’s first air-based meats to eliminate compromise between nutrition, taste and climate impact. Using novel technology inspired by NASA, we convert elements found in the air into protein. Air Protein’s process is carbon-negative by design, using less land and water, and is powered by renewable energy. It’s where cutting-edge science meets bold ambition to reinvent the way we eat.
We’re currently seeking an Engineering Technician to join our extraordinary team.
Do you possess hands-on experience with equipment and mechanical systems?
Do you enjoy creating a customer first mentality with all stakeholders?
Do you love creating a culture of safety on your teams?
Do you have a clear understanding of the use of technology as a competitive differentiator?
If you answered yes to these questions, then WE WOULD LOVE TO HEAR FROM YOU!
Benefits & Perks:
In addition to the chance to work with a world-class team and cutting-edge technology to help combat climate change and address the impending food crisis, Air Protein employees also enjoy competitive benefits. We offer unlimited PTO, parental leave, 401K match, and compensation plans that include employee equity. Air Protein invests in employee development and the company culture is shaped by shared values:
The Engineering Technician is experienced with industrial chemical or food processes together with building/office and laboratory facilities. As part of the owner’s team they will be responsible for working with both engineering staff, contractors and fabricators.
Two-year technical degree from an engineering technology curriculum is preferred and or experience equivalent to the degree will also be considered
5+ years experience supporting process, mechanical, electrical, structural and/or civil engineering design and operations
Experience working with engineers, other designers and drafters as part of a design team
Experience using AutoCAD 2005 or newer
Experience in a plant engineering support position
Experience with design and safety of systems, hazardous gasses and high-pressure systems involving hydrogen, other flammable gasses is desirable
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Air Protein is an equal opportunity employer
At Air Protein, we are committed to providing equal opportunities. Because we want the absolute best people, we enthusiastically invite people of every race, color, orientation, age, gender, origin, and ability – or any other status protected by law – to apply to join our team.
Research has shown that women and people from marginalized groups may not apply for a role if they aren't a 100% match. Please don't hold back. If you think you will excel in this role, but perhaps you don’t tick every box, we'd appreciate the opportunity to consider your application.