Operations Manager
Posted on 2/17/2023
Oakland, CA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Product Design
  • 10+ yrs engineering experience
  • 5+ yrs leading field engineering projects, preferably pilots
  • B.S. or more in Engineering
  • Effective people and project management skills
  • Highly organized with sharp attention to detail
  • Bilingual preferred in Spanish with a US work permit
  • Must be able to pass a high-altitude work test
  • Must be capable of passing a high-altitude screening examination
  • Must be capable of passing a respirator use screening examination
  • May be required to pass a drug test, which may include marijuana, as required by certain laws and regulations
  • Manage installation, commissioning, and operations of Lilac's lithium extraction pilot
  • Lead a team of technical engineer specialists, operations engineers and operators
  • Manage technical troubleshooting and make modifications in consultation with design and engineering teams
  • Manage communications with leadership, resource owners, and onsite contractors
  • Logistical problem solving
  • Ensuring timelines are met in challenging remote locations
  • Provide feedback on product design to engineering and manufacturing teams
Lilac Solutions

51-200 employees

Lithium extraction solutions
Company Overview
Lilac's mission is to scale lithium supply for the electric era by unlocking brine resources to provide essential raw materials to the battery industry. Lilac’s unique ion exchange process eliminates the environmental impact of conventional lithium extraction while boosting production.
  • Stock options
  • Health, dental, & vision insurance
  • 401k program
  • Flexible PTO
  • Paid parental leave
  • Daily catered lunch & on-site gym
  • Monthly phone stipend