Associate, Regenerative Energy & Carbon Removal

Founded in 2011, Silicon Ranch is a fully integrated provider of customized renewable energy, carbon, and battery storage solutions for a diverse set of partners across North America. The company is one of the largest independent power producers in the country, with a portfolio that includes more than four gigawatts of solar and battery storage systems that are contracted, under construction, or operating across the U.S. and Canada. Silicon Ranch owns and operates every project in its portfolio and has maintained an unblemished track record of project execution, having successfully commissioned every project it has contracted in its history. In recognition of its holistic approach to land management, which the company has trademarked Regenerative Energy®, Silicon Ranch was named 2020’s “Most Forward-Thinking” company by Solar Power World.

  • We focus on providing excellent customer service, while developing creative and cost-effective custom renewable energy, carbon, and battery storage solutions.
  • We work with a diverse set of customers including utilities, electrical cooperatives, military and defense facilities, and industrial and commercial businesses.
  • Our customized approach delivers clean energy in a manner that reduces environmental impacts, restores soil health and biodiversity, and aids in economic development in local communities through capital investment, increased tax revenues, and job growth.
  • Silicon Ranch develops to own all its projects for the long-term, a distinction that means the company is deeply committed to its partners and communities and stands behind the performance of its facilities day in and day out.

We are experiencing significant growth and are looking for someone for the following position to join our dynamic and fast-growing team:

Position: Associate, Regenerative Energy & Carbon Removal

Location: Remote, with travel as needed

Overview: The Associate, Regenerative Energy & Carbon Removal will support program development activities as well as project planning and development activities for multiple climate-related projects that generate environmental products to be sold on the emerging carbon removal market and ecosystem service markets. This will require coordination across various interdisciplinary teams within Silicon Ranch and Clearloop, as well as with external stakeholders, consultants, and vendors to facilitate project needs. Current focus is on soil carbon sequestration, wetland/stream restoration, agroforestry, and other nature-based carbon removal projects that compliment Silicon Ranch’s core business model.

We are looking for an ambitious candidate with initiative and resilience who can be responsible in working towards a goal while contributing creatively to the team.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Support Regenerative Energy & Carbon Removal program development activities
  • Facilitate Regenerative Energy planning activities for multiple Agrivoltaic projects in various stages of development
  • Support project development and project management activities for multiple carbon and ecological restoration projects
  • Responsible for reviewing and maintaining project records
  • Communicates effectively and responsibly with vendors and partners
  • Prioritizes work in order to meet project goals including deadlines, costs targets, and project schedules
  • Works as a team player with effective written and oral communication skills
  • Represent the organization professionally with landowners, vendors, utilities, local officials, and other project stakeholders
  • Willing to travel frequently
  • Willingness to be flexible and perform other duties as assigned

Reporting: This position reports to Vice President, Regenerative Energy & Carbon Removal

Qualifications:

  • Education: BA/BS in Ecology, Environmental Sciences, Agriculture, Finance, Economics, or other related fields
  • Experience: Up to 2 years of experience in energy, climate, or regenerative agriculture project development and/or project management
  • Technical: Exposure to US energy markets and/or carbon markets

 

To apply, send your resume and the position title to careers@siliconranch.com

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