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Are you ready to build America’s clean energy future with the team that will deliver? Form Energy is an American energy technology and manufacturing company. We are pioneering a new class of iron-air batteries to enable our electric grid to run on renewable, reliable, and affordable energy, every day of the year.

Form Energy has been recognized by TIME as “One of the Best Inventions of 2023” for its battery technology and by MIT Technology Review as a “Top Climate Tech Company to Watch”. We are making rapid progress on our mission of delivering energy storage for a better world, and are growing just as rapidly to meet demand. Our team has more than doubled in size in the past year, and continues to expand every day. We have signed contracts with leading electric utilities across the United States. Pilot production of our iron-air batteries has already begun, and later this year, production will take off to high volumes at our new factory in West Virginia.

Working for Form Energy is more than just a job, it’s a chance to be part of something extraordinary. And right now might be the most exciting moment in the company’s history to join. We are assembling a team of some of the most talented and motivated individuals across the country. Driven by our core values of humanity, excellence, and creativity, our team is determined to deliver on our mission and transform the energy landscape for the better.

Feeling energized to make a meaningful impact on the world? Then keep reading - you’ve come to the right place.

Role Description

If you're looking to work at a rapidly growing start-up with novel technology and incredible manufacturing capabilities, alongside people who are as mission driven as you are about tackling climate change - keep reading! As part of our collaborative recruiting organization, you will be integral in scaling our world-class teams by actively hiring talented candidates with diverse backgrounds and skill sets. As the first and consistent point of contact between candidates and Form Energy, you will guide them through an excellent interviewing experience. You will also have the opportunity to heavily impact Form Energy’s hiring strategy, and to coach internal stakeholders on recruiting best practices.

As a Technical Recruiter, you will primarily support hiring of engineers for our Manufacturing, NPI, and Operations teams located in Eighty Four, PA and Weirton, WV. You will have the opportunity to hire across a breadth of skill sets ranging from Mechanical Engineering, Controls Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering, and when needed high volume roles such as technicians, operators, associates and support roles for the manufacturing facility.

This opportunity is based out of Form Energy's Eighty Four, PA & Weirton, WV facility.

What you'll do:

  • Drive strategic, full cycle recruiting for a variety of engineering and high volume skilled labor roles. You will manage the relationship with candidates from sourcing through closing.

  • Recruit active and passive candidates to meet immediate hiring needs and to build a robust pipeline of future talent.

  • Meet regularly with hiring managers to understand top priorities, required skills, team dynamics, and other key success factors.

  • Collaborate with engineering teams to identify new and creative ways to build pipelines of top talent through disciplined, measured, and customized outreach strategies.

  • Communicate across all levels of the organization to align hiring teams around a structured hiring process.

  • Be the face of the company at career fairs, relevant industry focused events, and build relationships with trade schools to create a pipeline of talent.

What you'll bring:

  • 3+ years of experience in technical recruiting roles and experience recruiting at a high-growth company.

  • Demonstrated ability to make strategic decisions and to influence stakeholders through the use of recruiting data and industry benchmarks

  • Experience recruiting for Mechanical, Manufacturing, and Technician roles is required.

  • Expertise using LinkedIn Recruiter and/or other platforms for sourcing

  • Organization and communication skills to efficiently manage candidate and stakeholder relationships across multiple searches

  • Ability to learn and adapt quickly



Humanity is a cornerstone of Form Energy’s culture, and we make sure our compensation and benefits reflect that. Form Energy offers competitive salaries, stock options, and a holistic benefits package to ensure all employees have what they need to thrive while working here.

When it comes to you and your family’s health, we cover 100% of medical, dental, and vision premiums for full-time employees - and 80% of healthcare premiums for dependents. This starts from day one. We also offer at least 12 weeks of paid leave for new parents (up to 20 weeks for birthing parents), and generous vacation policies to give employees time to recharge when needed.

To build a clean and equitable energy future, we need everyone at the table. We strive to form a team as diverse as the communities we will serve with our technology, and are committed to maintaining an inclusive environment for all employees. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer, and encourage candidates from all backgrounds to apply to our open jobs.