Climeworks

Climeworks has developed the world’s first commercial direct air capture technology that removes CO2 from air. Our plants capture atmospheric CO2 to supply to customers, or to safely and permanently store underground. With the world’s largest team of over 70 experts in atmospheric CO2 capture, Climeworks has positioned itself as a global pioneer and trendsetter in this new industry. Our focus lies on three markets: food, beverage & agriculture; renewable, CO2-neutral fuels & materials; and the permanent reduction of CO2 from the atmosphere.

We are a young, dynamic and international team whose goal it is to fight climate change with a sustainable, economically viable solution. We are looking for individuals who are determined and passionate about our purpose, think disruptively and produce the highest quality work. Our vision is to capture 1% of global emissions by 2025. Want to help us achieve that?

Climeworks Zürich, Switzerland
Jun 30, 2020
DESCRIPTION Climeworks has developed the world’s first commercial direct air capture technology that removes CO 2  from air. Our plants capture atmospheric CO 2  to supply to customers, or to safely and permanently store underground. With the world’s largest team of over 50 experts in atmospheric CO 2  capture, Climeworks has positioned itself as a global pioneer and trendsetter in this new industry. Our focus lies on three markets: food, beverage & agriculture; renewable, CO 2 -neutral fuels & materials; and the permanent reduction of CO 2  from the atmosphere. We are a young, dynamic and international team whose goal it is to fight climate change with a sustainable, economically viable solution. We are looking for individuals who are determined and passionate about our purpose, think disruptively and produce the highest quality work. Our vision is to capture 1% of global emissions by 2025. Want to help us achieve that?...
Climeworks Zürich, Switzerland
Jun 30, 2020
DESCRIPTION You work independently on work packages in the Development department, with a focus on plant automation and process control. Together with the controls & electric team you design, implement and test the control systems for our pilot and customer plants. You support the service team during commissioning of the plants. You work on the optimization of control concepts in pilot and research plants and conduct the necessary changes in the hardware as well as in the software. You make adaptions to the control systems of test systems and production facilities. REQUIREMENTS You have a bachelor’s or master’s degree in mechatronics, mechanical engineering, or electrical engineering (or equivalent). You are available for a 6 to 12-month internship starting on August or September 2020 You have sound knowledge of programming in one or multiple high-level languages and ideally in PLC programming. You are able to read and...
Climeworks Zürich, Switzerland
Jun 30, 2020
DESCRIPTION You work independently on work packages in the Sorbent Department with a focus on sorbent development and optimization. You prepare sorbent material, optimize the components and the conditions of preparation according to a rational and traceable scheme. You test the sorbent material for specific conditions of use, for stability and for optimal capacity. You analyse the material according to given chemical and physicochemical processes. You help validate, troubleshoot, and document the different process control routines. REQUIREMENTS You have completed a bachelor’s and/or are working towards a master’s Degree in Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Material Science or similar, with a focus on material preparation and testing. You are available for a 6-12 months internship with start date August or September 2020. You have experience in the preparation and characterization of functionalized porous or fibre-based...
Climeworks Zürich, Switzerland
Jun 30, 2020
DESCRIPTION You are part of the Process Engineering Team in our Development department You work independently on work packages with a focus on process engineering, data analysis, and plant troubleshooting. You design, implement and test new process concepts & ideas in pilot and customer plants. You design and offer support with measurement campaigns on pilot plants; you gather and analyse data, supporting the optimization of the Climeworks direct air capture process. You write reports summarizing the latest process developments, detailing experimental results and findings from data interpretation. You will be involved in the commissioning of first-of-its-kind direct air capture plants. REQUIREMENTS You have a bachelor’s or master’s degree in mechanical engineering, process engineering or chemical engineering (or equivalent). You are available for a 6-8 month internship (flexible start date, preferably August or September...
Climeworks Switzerland, Zürich
Jun 30, 2020
DESCRIPTION You take ownership of projects to enlarge our CO 2  sorbent portfolio, both by in-house development or in collaborations with external parties. This may include the evaluation of commercial materials or the development of new sorbents from the first idea through conceptualization, synthesis and testing to scale-up and commercialization.  You strive to understand the material specific processes that happen during the CO2 capture cycle to enhance further the performance of sorbent materials within novel and established processes. Keeping an overview of the technology by monitoring literature and attending conferences will help you to perceive ideas for additional projects, to shape your network in the field and to establish new collaborations in academia or industry.  You collaborate closely with our team of process engineers to develop optimal utilization strategies of novel and optimized materials within new process concepts to enhance...
Climeworks Switzerland, Zürich
Jun 30, 2020
DESCRIPTION You take our business development teams’ Carbon Dioxide Removal business models as well as products and make them fly, Europe-wide. You win over corporate customers, keeping them delighted and coming back for more. You play a key role in helping us grow Climeworks, by establishing us as market leader in Carbon Dioxide Removal. You pitch ideas, products, visions with authenticity and know exactly who to target to firmly anchor Carbon Dioxide Removal in customer thinking. You keep a close eye on strengths, weaknesses and market trends, keeping us updated & adjusting your pitch accordingly. You work in close collaboration with business development, marketing and product development. You showcase Climeworks at events worldwide to further expand your network of future-thinking customers. REQUIREMENTS You have 5+ years’ sales experience either for consumer goods or corporate services. You are passionate about...
Climeworks Zürichsee, Switzerland
Jun 30, 2020
DESCRIPTION You maintain, improve, and expand current enterprise tools (ERP, PLM, CRM) and processes. You evaluate, implement, and develop novel solutions to streamline internal processes. You support the implementation of organizational development projects. You analyze and mitigate problems (3rd level support) and ensure high availability. You regularly perform security checks on core ICT tools and processes. You write and maintain ICT documentation to increase efficiency and lower human intervention time on recurring tasks. You act as a link between business departments and ICT. You liaise with our vendors and external ICT personnel for problem resolution and service development. You instruct and train end users as well as our ICT Support with your know-how. You will be part of our small but growing ICT team and will be able to actively shape the culture and processes at Climeworks. REQUIREMENTS You have an engineering degree...
Climeworks Zürichsee, Switzerland
Jun 30, 2020
DESCRIPTION You manage, monitor, and improve server, network, and workplace infrastructure (Windows & Linux). You maintain backup and redundancy strategies. You create and regularly perform security checks for the entire infrastructure and implement improvements. You scale up the entire infrastructure to meet increased data transfer and high availability demands. You participate in the design and implementation of new services, such as Microsoft 365, SharePoint, VoIP, or datacenter migrations to Microsoft Azure. You write and maintain ICT documentation to increase efficiency and lower human intervention time on recurring tasks. You liaise with our vendors and external ICT personnel for problem resolution and service development. You occasionally provide 2nd and 3rd level support. You will be part of our small but growing ICT team and will be able to actively shape the culture and processes at Climeworks. REQUIREMENTS You have...
Climeworks Zürich, Switzerland
May 18, 2020
DESCRIPTION You work independently on work packages in the Development department, with a focus on plant automation and process control. Together with the controls & electric team you design, implement and test the control systems for our pilot and customer plants. You support the service team during commissioning of the plants. You work on the optimization of control concepts in pilot and research plants and conduct the necessary changes in the hardware as well as in the software. You make adaptions to the control systems of test systems and production facilities. REQUIREMENTS You have a bachelor’s or master’s degree in mechatronics, mechanical engineering, or electrical engineering (or equivalent). You are available for a 6 to 12-month internship starting on August or September 2020 You have sound knowledge of programming in one or multiple high-level languages and ideally in PLC programming. You are able to read and...
Climeworks Zürich, Switzerland
May 18, 2020
DESCRIPTION You execute Basic and Detail Process Engineering and focus on optimizing our plants. You specify and select Process Engineering components and maintain, extend and build up relevant supplier networks to enable fast up scaling of our technology. You review, create and supervise the creation of PFDs and P&IDs. You create tools to enable a proper costing of process related equipment at an early stage of development. You are continuously learning from our current plants in operation to further improve the Detail Engineering of our new plants. You train and sustain methodology on process risk assessment and guide others in relevant norms and directives.   REQUIREMENTS You hold a university degree in process engineering, chemical engineering or a related engineering discipline. You have at least 5 years of work experience in a similar role and you have knowledge in heat exchanger design, pressure drop calculations and...
Climeworks Zürich, Switzerland
May 18, 2020
DESCRIPTION You work independently on work packages in the Sorbent Department with a focus on sorbent development and optimization. You prepare sorbent material, optimize the components and the conditions of preparation according to a rational and traceable scheme. You test the sorbent material for specific conditions of use, for stability and for optimal capacity. You analyse the material according to given chemical and physicochemical processes. You help validate, troubleshoot, and document the different process control routines. REQUIREMENTS You have completed a bachelor’s and/or are working towards a master’s Degree in Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Material Science or similar, with a focus on material preparation and testing. You are available for a 6-12 months internship with start date August or September 2020. You have experience in the preparation and characterization of functionalized porous or fibre-based...
Climeworks Zürich, Switzerland
May 18, 2020
DESCRIPTION You take ownership of projects to enlarge our CO 2  sorbent portfolio, both by in-house development or in collaborations with external parties. This may include the evaluation of commercial materials or the development of new sorbents from the first idea through conceptualization, synthesis and testing to scale-up and commercialization.  You strive to understand the material specific processes that happen during the CO2 capture cycle to enhance further the performance of sorbent materials within novel and established processes. Keeping an overview of the technology by monitoring literature and attending conferences will help you to perceive ideas for additional projects, to shape your network in the field and to establish new collaborations in academia or industry.  You collaborate closely with our team of process engineers to develop optimal utilization strategies of novel and optimized materials within new process concepts to enhance...
Climeworks Zürich, Switzerland
May 18, 2020
Full time jobs
DESCRIPTION As Legal Counsel at Climeworks you advise on a broad range of legal topics. You take on responsibility for drafting, reviewing and administrating agreements for Climeworks. Furthermore you will also be leading contract negotiations. You collaborate closely with our technical and business teams including to implement legal processes.  As part of our legal team you will play an important role in building up legal services within a young & thriving company. REQUIREMENTS You hold a university degree in law and bring a hands-on legal mind with you. You have extensive experience in drafting and reviewing agreements. You have a precise and reliable working style.  You are a person that really owns the work, thrives to work in interdisciplinary teams and has very good communication skills.
Climeworks Zürich, Switzerland
Mar 19, 2020
Climeworks captures CO 2  from air with the world’s first commercial carbon removal technology. Our direct air capture plants remove CO 2  from the atmosphere to supply to customers and to unlock a negative emissions future. The Pioneers Team is in charge of innovating new digital products for consumers and corporate customers alike. Within the cross-functional Pioneers Team you are in charge of substantially growing the customer base for our existing and yet-to-be-invented digital products and services. You plan and execute the community growth strategy. Your smartly executed growth hacks and marketing activities will drive qualified leads to our product sales channels, and you will leverage existing customers to generate referral growth. You will directly impact our innovation roadmap, and have the chance to shape a nascent industry right from the beginning. You will leverage your knowledge of innovative technology and techniques, social media...
Climeworks Zürich, Switzerland
Mar 19, 2020
Full time jobs
Climeworks captures CO 2  from air with the world’s first commercial carbon removal technology. Our direct air capture plants remove CO 2  from the atmosphere to supply to customers and to unlock a negative emissions future.   Your Role:  You are thriving for basic and detail process engineering and focus on optimizing our plants. You design, specify and select process engineering components and furthermore maintain relevant supplier networks. You are creating and updating P&IDs. You are continuously learning from our current plants in operation to further improve the detail engineering of our new plants. You train and sustain methodology on process risk assessment and guide others in relevant norms and directives.   REQUIREMENTS You hold a university degree in process engineering, chemical engineering or a related engineering discipline. You have at least 3 years’ work experience in a...
Climeworks Zürich, Switzerland
Mar 19, 2020
Full time jobs
Climeworks captures CO 2  from air with the world’s first commercial carbon removal technology. Our direct air capture plants remove CO 2  from the atmosphere to supply to customers and to unlock a negative emissions future. Your Role: You develop novel sorbent materials for the capture of CO2 from ambient air; you optimize sorbents for increased performance and lower costs; you are responsible from the first idea through conceptualization and synthesis within the given economic boundaries You collaborate closely with our team of process engineers to develop optimal utilization strategies of novel and optimized materials within new process concepts to enhance the CO 2  output and reduce the energy requirements of the Climeworks product You carry out testing campaigns to validate and further enhance the performance of sorbent materials within novel and established processes You carry out analysis campaigns to assess the stability of...
Climeworks Zürich, Switzerland
Mar 19, 2020
Full time jobs
Climeworks captures CO 2  from air with the world’s first commercial carbon removal technology. Our direct air capture plants remove CO 2  from the atmosphere to supply to customers and to unlock a negative emissions future.   Your job As Teamlead Marketing, you are responsible to develop a roadmap for our products and business models according to our strategic guidelines. You will build up a cooperative, dynamic & high-performing team in Marketing and support it to success as a Coach & Enabler. Product Management as well as Pricing is in your area of responsibility. You will define a product market strategy according to our guidelines and discover new opportunities with your watchful eye. You will breathe even more life into our brand and make it tangible both for our customers and for our partners. REQUIREMENTS Your profile You have a Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Marketing or a related...