Field Operations

Pyrolyzer Operator, Multiple

Posted on 4/11/2024

Charm Industrial

Charm Industrial

51-200 employees

Converts biomass into bio-oil for carbon removal


Entry, Junior, Mid, Senior, Expert

Fort Lupton, CO, USA

  • Experience around heavy machinery and equipment, preferably in both training and operating the equipment
  • Ability to work flexible shifts to unlock 24/7 bio oil production, including the potential to be staffed on an overnight shift as required by the schedule
  • Experience operating a forklift, telehandler, skid steer, tractor, other agricultural implements and/or willingness to learn. Relevant training would be considered an asset.
  • Able to work autonomously and troubleshoot on the job
  • Must be physically able to climb ladders, bend, or crawl in awkward spaces
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds at a time
  • There may be prolonged periods of standing and walking
  • Have a proactive, professional and “can do” attitude
  • Desire to wear multiple hats with an organized, efficient working style
  • Passionate about contributing to our mission and growing the company
  • Operate the pyrolyzer and troubleshoot downtime, documenting learnings to share with your fellow operators to increase system reliability
  • Perform routine maintenance on the pyrolyzer and any associated equipment, working with vendors as needed
  • Serve as the eyes and ears of the operation, providing valuable insight when troubleshooting design and operational challenges
  • Develop and continuously improve standard operating procedures for pyrolysis operations
  • Maintain a safe and clean job site by observing all safety instructions, handling materials with the proper precautions, picking up tools and equipment when not in use, and making suggestions for improvements to safety procedures and practices
  • Use machinery and powered equipment (i.e. forklift, personnel baskets, telehandler, etc) when required for job preparation or execution
  • Interface directly with operations team leadership to identify and communicate opportunities to the R&D and fabrication teams based on the learnings from the pyrolysis operation- directly influencing future designs for operability, maintainability, and efficiency
  • Record data about operations for measurement, reporting and verification for our customers
  • Travel to, and operate from, remote job sites for up to 2 weeks at a time, as required.

Charm Industrial specializes in carbon removal technology, utilizing fast pyrolyzers to convert agricultural and forest biomass residues into bio-oil for carbon removal and steelmaking. The company has achieved significant milestones in carbon removal, including completing over 5,000 tons of CO₂e removal for notable customers such as Stripe, Shopify, and Microsoft.

Company Stage

Series B

Total Funding



San Francisco, California



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth