Company: Lilac Solutions
Skills: Facilities Engineer, Process Engineer, Well Servicing & Testing
Other Skills: Field Service Tech, Operations, flow testing, hands-on design, pipe fitting, spanish speaker preferred, field experience
Experience: 4 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Salary: Competitive salary, stock options in a growing company, field pay, health insurance, paid vacation
Location: Oakland, California, United States

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.

Authorized to work in: US

About Lilac:

Lilac Solutions is a lithium extraction company unlocking brine resources and providing essential raw materials to the battery industry. Lilac's unique ion exchange process eliminates the environmental impact of conventional lithium extraction while boosting production. The company was founded in 2016 by a team of engineers passionate about delivering innovations to the mining sector to minimize environmental impact and support the clean energy economy. Lilac is committed to diversity and inclusion.

Job Description:

Lilac is seeking an operations engineer to assist with fabricating and operating our lithium processing facilities. Responsibilities will include designing, building, testing, and operating process equipment and systems at pilot and commercial scales. This person will travel as need for plant commissioning and operating in the Western US and South America. This is a full-time position.


Candidate Requirements:

4+yrs experience operating and process equipment in the field

Experience with fabrication and hands-on problem solving

Excited to work on a small fast-paced startup team

Degree in chemical or mechanical engineering

US work permit



Spanish speaking and operational experience in South America

Pilot design and commissioning

Flow testing



Competitive salary

Stock options

Health insurance

Paid vacation