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Climate Robotics

Climate Robotics

Houston, TX, USA
Posted on Friday, June 14, 2024

Climate Robotics is harnessing the power of the biosphere to beat climate change. Working at the intersection of soil health and carbon removal, we’re building the world’s first in-field mobile biochar production system to unlock a new scalable market in sustainable agriculture. Biochar is a real climate and soil health solution today and one of the most promising solutions for addressing global climate change at scale.

We've partnered with leading buyers of carbon removal credits, including as the largest biochar carbon removal supplier to Microsoft, to build a new type of business that helps farmers succeed while fighting climate change. Climate Robotics is a Series A stage company well-capitalized by top VC investors in climate tech, including Congruent Ventures, Grantham Foundation, and Microsoft Climate Innovation Fund.

The Role

We’re seeking an experienced Field Technician to join our world-class team at the intersection of soil health and carbon removal, helping to build an entirely new industry in sustainable agriculture. In this vital role, you’ll operate our state-of-the-art mobile pyrolysis systems in customer fields across the Southern United States—converting agricultural residue into biochar directly in the fields. You'll be responsible for its precise and efficient operation, ensuring optimal performance and strict adherence to safety protocols.

Join our world-class team at the intersection of soil health and carbon removal, helping to build an entirely new industry in sustainable agriculture.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Operate mobile pyrolysis systems through customer fields, providing high-quality residue to biochar conversion.
  • Assist with testing and biochar production at the edge of the field or stationary sites when required.
  • Monitor and interpret operational data, such as temperatures, pressures, and gas compositions, to make informed decisions to maximize
  • Monitor and interpret operational data, such as temperatures, pressures, and gas compositions, to make informed decisions to maximize system efficiency.
  • Provide exceptional customer service through timely communication, addressing concerns, and ensuring complete client satisfaction.
  • Perform routine maintenance, repairs, and troubleshooting to keep the mobile systems and associated equipment in top condition.
  • Troubleshoot and resolve mechanical, electrical, and fluid power system issues, showcasing your problem-solving abilities and technical expertise.
  • Take sample collections of soil, biomass, and biochar following correct procedures.
  • Maintain detailed records of operations, maintenance activities, and issues encountered, ensuring excellent documentation and reporting.
  • Collaborate with the team to identify areas for improvement and implement best practices, contributing to our continuous growth.
  • Promote a culture of safety by strictly adhering to protocols and guidelines in all operations.