Project Manager

If you consider yourself an organized and communicative engineer who is safety-conscious and excited about battery recycling technology, you are likely a great candidate for this position! This is a full-time position working at our facilities, our partner’s facilities, at vendors and suppliers, as well as some working from home flexibility.

Full Time
Basis
Remote
LOCATION

Redivivus is the complete solution to lithium-ion battery recycling. Our proprietary technologies provide innovative logistics and material recovery service for end-of-life batteries. 

We plan to shred end of life batteries on-site at customers making it cheaper and safer to transport. This neutralized battery shredded material is sold to other recycling companies, or used in our novel, no-burn solution of hydrometallurgical and electrochemical battery recycling process to produce materials that are better for the planet. 

Our pre-seed funding is closing soon on StartEngine (startengine.com/redivivus) and we plan to use the funds to build our next generation of equipment. The ultimate success of our mission is the safe transportation of battery material and cost-effective recycling that supports long term, multi-planetary life.

As a Project Manager, you will be managing the project timeline and deliverables to support our development and build of a mobile battery recycling unit. As a small company, the project managers are also involved in technical work including planning, performing, and documenting tests and experiments related to the project. 

Strong verbal and written communication skills, and the ability to lead are assets in this role. In addition, skills and experience in navigating ambiguity, short time-lines, and asking the right questions is important. This position requires knowledge and experience in engineering and manufacturing concepts. While in-depth recycling knowledge and experience is valued, general engineering and scientific knowledge across other adjacent fields is acceptable. 

Desired Knowledge and Experience
Project Management
  • Experience in an industrial equipment environment
  • Experience with project management tools
  • Experience with meeting timelines and navigating ambiguity in a technical setting
  • Experience with collaborating with external vendors, suppliers, or partners
  • Experience with managing project budgets
  • Experience with permitting
Other
  • Entrepreneurial spirit with the ability to overcome challenges
  • Detail oriented with the ability to write and share comprehensive reports
  • Takes initiative to learn new skills and concepts

Additional Knowledge and Experience
Engineering Knowledge
  • Mechanical engineering experience
  • Chemical handling experience
  • Electrical engineering experience
  • Safety knowledge and experience
  • Familiarity with scientific methodologies 
Part and Fixture Fabrication
  • Machining
  • CAD design
Other
  • Knowledge of commercial equipment
  • Knowledge of battery technology
  • Product development experience
  • Experience tracking KPIs and other performance metrics
  • Experience supporting cross-functional teams and reporting to the executive team
Responsibilities
Project Management
  • Develop and execute project objectives, timelines, and reports
  • Establish specifications for projects based on a thorough review of performance standards, requirements, and product design
  • Schedule and monitor cross-functional team tasks
  • Monitor and document the overall quality of the project
  • Collect and analyze project information to create status reports
  • Collaborate with the team to recommend future actions
  • Manage workload the team working on the project
  • Attend meetings virtually and in-person as needed
Other
  • Assist the team to achieve goals, this could include performing experiments and tests, and/or building equipment and fixtures
  • Maintain and develop organizational systems
  • Regulate policies and procedures to maintain a safe, clean working environment, and image for the project team, customers, and suppliers
  • Take initiative to notify engineers and/or management of any problems or suggestions to improve designs, testing, processes, and more
  • Ability to travel
  • Perform other duties as assigned
Compensation and Benefits
  • Negotiable salaried position
  • Company equity
Working at Redivivus

Safety Culture

Redivivus performs disassembly and recycling work involving batteries and electrical systems, which introduces risks including fire, explosions, electrical shock, and chemical exposure. Redivivus makes employee safety a top priority and proper engineering controls with excessive redundancy are in place to mitigate hazards. 

Physical Requirements

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. From time to time it may be necessary to lift objects.

Working Schedule

We are in an intensive growth stage. The working schedule will be according to the needs of the project. This is considered a full time role. Your work schedule will adjust to accommodate team members’ schedules for any needed training or collaborating. We value work-life balance and are willing to work with you to help you attain your personal and professional goals.

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How to apply

Send resume or CV to careers@redivivus.tech with a 3-5 sentence description of your story/background and why you want to help the future of battery recycling. Redivivus deeply values the inclusion of all people and encourages all those interested in this position to apply.

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