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Better Future

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Be on the ground floor of a carbon-to-value movement that will impact millions for generations to come. We are looking for passionate thinkers, doers, and problem-solvers who share our vision that big challenges are big opportunities for change.

Open Positions

General Counsel

San Jose, CA

Reporting to the Chief Executive Officer, the General Counsel will be a critically important and integral member of the executive leadership team and will provide legal advice and support for the executive leadership team and Board of Directors on a wide array of regulatory, compliance, and business matters. In addition, the General Counsel will be responsible for overseeing the management of customer and vendor contracts, strategically protecting intellectual property, as well as ensuring legal compliance in major corporate transactions and compliance with corporate governance.  

As a member of the executive leadership team, the General Counsel will be responsible for establishing and maintaining a work environment focused on quality and efficiency, that fosters learning, respect, open communication, collaboration, integration, and teamwork consistent with the Company's core values.

Lead Electrical Engineer

San Jose, CA

In this position, you will oversee multiple electrical projects.  The Lead Electrical Engineer will be Fortera’s initial Electrical Engineer and will eventually lead a team. You will be responsible for the overall electrical design of Fortera’s commercial plants. You will create a plan and design basis for the plant’s power distribution and low voltage systems. You will oversee the technical design of the electrical systems done by an EPC and review the engineering deliverables for accuracy, quality, safety, and cost effectiveness. You will also ensure the accuracy of electrical design calculations. As the Lead you will be involved in project planning, resource allocation, and risk management. You will collaborate with other team leaders to ensure the smooth progression of projects.

Project Manager

San Jose, CA

In this position, you will manage internal and external technical and construction teams in the design, procurement, and construction of process plants which produce low to zero CO2 cement. These facilities are first of a kind and will be executed on aggressive schedules. Supported by an internal team, you will maintain responsibility for the overall delivery of projects defined by the scope, schedule, and budget. You ensure efficient performance on the project by focusing on communication, project planning, scheduling, change management, project controls, progress measurement, and economic evaluation. As part of the Capital Projects Team, you will work closely with engineering, operations, legal, finance, and business development, to develop and shepherd projects through definition and execution phases.

Senior Director of Engineering

San Jose, CA

Under the direction of the SVP of Project Execution, manage and direct all engineering team efforts on process development, and plant design and execution. Provide technical leadership to the design teams responsible for building Fortera’s commercial plants. Lead multi-disciplinary teams on the design and construction of large commercial plants, as well as provide support to the process development and operations teams.

Senior Materials Handling Engineer

San Jose, CA

The Senior Materials Handling Engineer will lead engineering efforts for the successful design and operation of all Fortera bulk material handling processes: flow rates, storage capacity, integration with product lines, mineral grinding, kiln operation/calcination, mineral dissolution, gas absorption, precipitation, solids dewatering, and drying.

This is a hands-on role requiring a driven, experienced mechanical, chemical, or industrial engineer who would be able to own and drive design decision points with respect to process set up and equipment selection such as belt conveyors, bucket elevators, screw conveyors, blenders, mixers, silos and hoppers.  

Perks & Benefits

We believe a safe and fun environment is essential for keeping our team productive and motivated. That’s why we offer amazing perks and benefits.
Premium health, dental and vision coverage
Fun company events
Stock Options
Life Insurance
Snacks & drinks on the house
Work/life balance
Generous Time Off Policies
On-site fitness center
Game Room
EV Charging Stations
Employee Resource Groups
On-site family room
Career development tools
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“Working for Fortera has been a fascinating, challenging and, above all, quality experience. Fortera opened the doors for me to a world of sustainable development, where I can put my knowledge into something that will leave a mark for future generations.”
—Jesus Gonzalez Pequeño, Research Engineer
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“I love working at Fortera because the people are great and the work is challenging. I am able to add value to something greater than myself, while personally developing new skills and talents. Our people, product and work environment are fantastic!”
—Jared James, Director of Plant Development

Diversity, Equity, 
Inclusion, & Belonging

Diversity fuels innovation. We believe that every person brings a unique perspective and experience to advance our mission and progress our efforts to provide a pathway to a zero CO2 future and create a more sustainable future and smaller carbon footprint.

At Fortera, we embrace diversity and strive to create an environment where everyone has an equal opportunity to thrive. We strive to create workplaces that reflect the communities we serve and where everyone feels empowered to bring their full, authentic selves to work. We are proud to be on the ground floor of a carbon-to-value movement that will have a positive impact on millions for generations to come.

Let's make an impact together.

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