Equipment Maintenance Technician

Bloom Energy Corp.

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Newark, DE

Job Description

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Job Overview:

Job Description:

Bloom Energy is the leading force in transforming the way energy is generated and delivered. We are driving toward the parallel goals of growing a dynamic and forward-thinking company while creating a positive impact on our environment. Our mission is to make clean, reliable energy affordable globally. Our company is filled with smart and innovative thinkers and doers, and we never stop striving to improve our technology, to expand and improve our company performance, and to develop and support the many talented employees that serve our mission!

We are looking for an Equipment Maintenance Technician to join our team in one of today’s most exciting technologies. This role will report to Manager, Facilities and is based in Newark, DE.

Role and Responsibilities:

  • Troubleshoot and repair analog and electronically controlled equipment in SOFC Manufacturing
  • Perform machine installations or modification per instructions
  • Execute and track preventive maintenance activities
  • Evaluate equipment and inform supervisor of issues or needed repairs
  • Suggest improvements for tool set
  • Help implement upgrades to machines
  • Assist with manufacturing when required
  • Support equipment testing and engineering group
  • Ensure proper Lock-Out-Tag-Out (LOTO) compliance

Skills and Experience:

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent required
  • Technical certification or equivalent experience preferred
  • 3+ years’ experience in a manufacturing environment preferred
  • Experience with Automated Equipment, PLC controls, Mechanical training preferred
  • Reliable, shows initiative, responsible follow through and a willingness to help
  • Strong troubleshooting skills required
  • Strong interpersonal skills and an effective communicator
  • Able to follow both written and verbal instructions
  • Must have computer skills, minimum Microsoft office
  • Demonstrated ability to use small hand and power tools, previous experience with P.C. based testing equipment is preferred
  • Complete tasks within standard times with minimum supervision
  • Maintain a clean and orderly work area
  • Must be able to work in a fast pace manufacturing environment
  • Must be flexible with changing shift or work schedule

Physical Requirements:

  • Excellent hand and eye coordination is needed
  • Prolonged periods of standing and performing repetitive tasks
  • Must be able to lift up to 40 lbs. at a time
  • Must have manual dexterity in order to assemble products as directed
  • Must wear Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

About Bloom Energy:

At Bloom Energy, we strive toward a 100% renewable future. Our Energy Servers are adaptable to new and innovative fuels while already acting as a cleaner and far more resilient source of power than existing solutions. We see hydrogen as a significant game-changer in the world’s energy usage, and Bloom Energy fuel cells and electrolyzers will be the industry standard for clean, efficient, and reliable energy production. We anticipate being able to work in concert with other renewable energy technologies to create a comprehensive system that will change the way energy in the world is produced, stored, transmitted, and used. For more information visit:

Bloom Energy is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions on the basis of merit. We are committed to compliance with all applicable laws providing equal employment opportunities. All qualified applicants, will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability. Bloom Energy makes reasonable accommodations, consistent with applicable laws, for the known physical or mental limitations of an otherwise qualified applicant or employee with a disability, who can perform the essential job functions, unless undue hardship would result.