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Senior Project Manager

Air Company

Air Company

New York, NY, USA
Posted on Saturday, July 22, 2023

AIR COMPANY, a world-leading climate technology producer and provider, is paving a pathway to global decarbonization by transforming CO2 into endless resources via industrial scale applications. Working with nature, rather than against it, our proprietary AIRMADE™ Technology mimics photosynthesis to transform carbon dioxide & water via renewable energy into a suite of innovative carbon-negative products including AIRMADE™ SAF, AIR Vodka, and AIR Eau de Parfum.

The company has commercial partnerships with airlines including JetBlue & Virgin Atlantic, amongst others, and has been awarded multiple government contracts from NASA and the United States Department of Defense. The organization has received industry recognition through awards such as Time Best Inventions, Fast Company World Changing Ideas and the XPRIZE for Carbon Removal.

AIR COMPANY is proudly headquartered in New York City and co-founded by Gregory Constantine (CEO) and Stafford Sheehan (CTO). Its team spans a diverse group of world-leading experts in chemistry, engineering, and technological development and deployment. AIR COMPANY is backed by capital partners aligned with the company’s mission to boldly transform industry including the US Department of Defense, NASA, Toyota Ventures, JetBlue Ventures and Carbon Direct. Learn more at AIRCOMPANY.com

The Position

We are seeking a Senior Project Manager to join our team. This role will report to our Director of Engineering. This position will be responsible for supporting the overall Engineering team through technical management of the construction, design, and implementation of complex CapEx projects related to the scale-up and commercialization of new technology initiatives at AIR COMPANY.

What you get to do

  • Collaborate with RD&E and Commercial department stakeholders to successfully manage and coordinate associated projects to meet desired business objectives related to scale-up and commercialization efforts.
  • Manage capital projects and oversee both internal and external engineering resources.
  • Develop a comprehensive project plan including timelines milestones and deliverables of own scope, and execute the project to complete tasks on time.
  • Develop and manage project budget and ensure project is within budget through execution.
  • Collaborate with engineering and operations teams to review design specifications, construction plans, and equipment selection.
  • Provide technical expertise and guidance throughout the project lifecycle, ensuring compliance with industry standards and best practices.
  • Manage external engineering, equipment vendors, and construction resources for project design and execution.
  • Establish standards and procedures for project reporting and documentation and keep the executive team and other stakeholders informed of project status and related issues.

What you bring to AIR COMPANY

  • Bachelor’s degree within Mechanical, Chemical, Civil or Environmental engineering from an accredited institution.
  • 15+ years experience in project management within oil & fuel, petrochemical or chemical industries
  • Experience with plant engineering and design
  • Experiencing managing EPC/EPCM Projects and multi discipline engineering teams
  • Proven technical knowledge of CapEx projects, construction management, maintenance practices, and industry standards.
  • Excellent time-management skills with a thorough understanding of task assignment, scheduling, budgeting, and efficient use of time and available resources.
  • Demonstrated leadership abilities, including team management, conflict resolution, and decision-making.

Bonus Points

  • Professional Engineer (PE) license

Salary Range: $150,000 - $180,000

The approximate annual base compensation range and benefits listed above may vary based on the applicant's experience, skills, abilities, and relevant industry expertise.

At Air Company we value employees for their unique perspectives. We are an inclusive Equal Employment Opportunity employer. We consider applicants without regard to gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, ethnicity, disabled or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

Don’t meet every single requirement? Studies have shown that women, marginalized genders and people of color are less likely to apply to jobs unless they meet every single qualification. At AIR COMPANY we are dedicated to building a diverse, inclusive and authentic workplace, so if you’re excited about this role but your past experience doesn’t align perfectly with every qualification in the job description, we encourage you to apply anyways. You may be just the right candidate for this or other roles

Working at Air Company

In addition to standard medical and dental benefits, that kick in Day 1, we are:

  • A people-first, climate solutions company driven to move society to a more sustainable future
  • A unified team of climate optimists with an exceptional and diverse range of backgrounds
  • Committed to fostering collaboration with a team that believes in the power of science and that business can be used as a force for good…

We also provide:

  • Health, dental, and vision insurance. 100% of paid premiums for employees.
  • Flexible and generous paid time off, including national holidays and sick leave
  • Commuter Benefits: Pre-Tax Income for MassTransit
  • Employee Wellness Program
  • Sponsored company events and DEI social initiatives
  • Catered meals