Dandelion Energy

Dandelion is a home geothermal company offering affordable geothermal installations that provide heating, cooling and hot water to homes by exchanging heat with the ground beneath them. Dandelion became an independent company in Spring 2017, after getting started at X , "the innovation engine of Alphabet."​

Dandelion Energy Windsor, CT
Jul 29, 2021
The Installer, Trenching position is integral to the success of Dandelion Energy. They will be extremely driven, proactive by nature and excited about helping people improve their homes by switching to renewable energy. The Installer role is a field based position and will spend the majority of her/his time performing tasks associated with the excavation trades. Success in the Installer role will result from teamwork, craftsmanship, communication, attitude and aptitude. This role reports to the Manager of Drilling Operations. KEY RESPONSIBILITIES: Installing HDPE pipe/fittings Excavating and Installing HDPE pipe from Borehole to Heat Pump Responsible to bring landscape back to rough grade Secondary support to Heat Pump Installations ABOUT YOU: Experience with residential construction - is a plus Familiarity with irrigation systems - a plus! You're a prompt, reliable teammate You possess high moral standards and a strong work ethic...
Dandelion Energy Hartford, CT
Jul 28, 2021
The Excavator & Equipment Operator position is integral to the success of Dandelion Energy. The ideal candidate will be extremely driven, proactive by nature and excited about helping people improve their homes by switching to renewable energy. The role is a field based position and will spend the majority of her/his time performing tasks associated with the excavation trades. Success in the Equipment Operator role will result from teamwork, craftsmanship, communication, attitude, and aptitude.   KEY RESPONSIBILITIES: Operation of Excavation Equipment Installing HDPE pipe/fittings Excavating and Installing HDPE pipe from Borehole to Heat Pump Responsible for landscaping the site to company standards ABOUT YOU: Experience running various sizes of Excavators, Skid Steers, and other equipment Experience with residential construction is a plus You are customer service oriented You are organized with strong problem-solving skills...
Dandelion Energy 1408 Central Ave, Albany, NY 12205, USA
Jul 27, 2021
Dandelion is looking for an Geothermal System Designer who will be responsible for the design and engineering of residential geothermal systems to include heating and cooling load calculations (using ACCA approved Manual J software), ground loop design, the evaluation of existing electrical and duct systems to assess the ability of those systems to support installation requirements. You will interact with different stakeholders in the company to help communicate and verify your designs as needed.  You will be a part of a dynamic team, so we are looking for someone who is comfortable in a start-up environment who’s ready to roll up their sleeves, jump in the trenches, and do whatever it takes to succeed. You will thrive in a constantly changing environment and look to grow in your role as we expand.   KEY RESPONSIBILITIES: Conduct virtual design reviews with the homeowner to confirm critical building components in order to complete an accurate manual J  System...
Dandelion Energy New York, NY, USA
Jul 24, 2021
Dandelion Energy is an energy innovation company working to electrify home heating. We create and install geothermal heat pumps to replace fossil-fueled furnaces and boilers. Since spinning out of Google X in 2017, we’ve grown into an organization of over 100 employees and have become the largest residential geothermal heat pump installation company in the US. Our carbon impact to date is the equivalent to taking over 25,000 cars off the road, and that impact is accelerating with our growth!  Our cross-disciplinary team consists of experts in geothermal, drilling, heat pump and software engineering, HVAC installation, solar and solar financing, behavioral economics, and high-growth operations, among other backgrounds. With the potential to catalyze and scale a widespread transition to sustainable and affordable heating and cooling, our work is both exciting and complex. We are working to create a wholesale shift in how people heat and cool their homes — join us!...
Dandelion Energy New York, NY, USA
Jul 15, 2021
The Drilling Product Manager will bring a logistics-oriented mindset, technical rigor, domain knowledge and task orientation to Dandelion’s efforts to advance the state of the art in residential geothermal drilling. This person will be responsible for researching, prototyping, and developing new drilling products and processes in order to lower drilling cost, increase quality, and simplify loop installation.  The Drilling Product Manager will partner with Dandelion’s VP of Drilling to create a roadmap of drilling product and process improvements we should be exploring, and help identify and evaluate companies, products, softwares, consultants, and materials on the market that may aid us in the pursuit of our drilling objectives. The Drilling Product Manager will own that roadmap and be responsible for delivering against it. Experience Profile 10+ years in product management or engineering Experience with design and operation of drilling equipment or similar heavy...
Dandelion Energy Hartford, CT
Jul 13, 2021
As we expand our operations into Connecticut, Dandelion is looking for an HVAC Service Technician to join our team! You will serve as Dandelion’s first line of defense to improve quality, customer satisfaction and installation productivity. You will also be responsible for field activities related to the installation, service, repair and maintenance of geothermal heat pump systems installed by Dandelion and their installation partners. In this role, you will be joining a fast growing team looking to bring scale to the geothermal heat pump industry.   Key Responsibilities: Field service: perform on-site diagnostics, troubleshooting, and root cause analysis: Service and repair installed system fleet, which includes refrigeration systems, pump/circulator service and replacement, electrical work (both high and low voltage), plumbing (HDPE, PEX, copper), etc.  Installation support: provide field and phone support for installation crews to troubleshoot installations,...
Dandelion Energy United States
Jul 01, 2021
Dandelion is looking for an Account Manager to help support our homeowners throughout the installation process. In this role, you will build relationships with homeowners, serve as their main point of contact post contract signing, and provide education to homeowners throughout the installation process. You will collaborate across departments to ensure the geothermal installation is flawless in scheduling and execution. You will own the resolution of homeowner escalations that may arise and be the voice of the customer. If you love working with people, and are driven to support a company that is innovative, fast paced, and really doing something great for the world, this could be the opportunity for you.   What you will do: Act as the main contact for homeowners through the installation process  Act as the single point of contact between homeowner and other internal departments Set clear expectations so homeowners know what comes next throughout each phase of...
Dandelion Energy Hartford, CT
Jun 19, 2021
Our Geothermal HVAC Installers have an integral part in the success of Dandelion Energy. As we are growing and expanding our services, we are looking to hire an experienced, driven, proactive HVAC/R Installer who's excited about helping people improve their homes by switching to renewable energy. You'll be responsible for the installation of heat pumps in residential settings while coaching and leading our installation crew to perform the task with the highest regard to quality and safety. This role reports to the Regional Operations Manager.   Primary Responsibilities: Install heating, air conditioning, ventilation, and refrigeration equipment, as well as accessories, in accordance with company requirements and manufacture specifications. Experience in refrigeration systems, including evacuation, charging, and brazing refrigerant pipe Fabricating ductwork off sets on plenums and building rigid trunk lines in sheet metal Joining pipe of various materials...
Dandelion Energy Danbury, CT
Jun 18, 2021
The Grout Crew position is integral to the success of Dandelion Energy. They will be extremely driven, proactive by nature and excited about helping people improve their homes by switching to renewable energy. This role is a field based position and will spend the majority of their time performing tasks associated with the drilling trades. Success on the Grout team will result from teamwork, craftsmanship, communication, attitude and aptitude. This role reports to the Manager of Drilling Operations. KEY RESPONSIBILITIES: Installing removable tremie line in bores Mixing and pumping grouting mixture into bores as per specifications Perform post-job cleanup Responsible for final documentation of drilling phase of operations Secondary support to trenching and drilling operations Primarily working as a 2-person team, but would support all aspects of exterior construction including drilling, trenching and delivering supplies as needed ABOUT YOU:...
Dandelion Energy New York, NY, USA
Jun 04, 2021
The Director of Regulatory Affairs will be responsible for crafting the strategy and executing on Dandelion’s engagements with governmental entities at the federal, state, and local levels. Dandelion benefits from federal and state incentives, is subject to numerous local regulations, and our long term success will depend on successful engagement with policy makers at all levels.  A successful applicant will be comfortable in external settings, adept at networking, and also willing to roll up his or her sleeves to understand the details of proposed regulations and successfully advocate for changes that align regulations with Dandelion’s success. This is a rare opportunity to craft a regulatory strategy with an industry leader, and as part of a leadership team that is deeply committed to success in this space.   Responsibilities Craft and execute on our external engagement strategy Collaborate with company leadership to determine which policy and regulatory efforts...
Dandelion Energy Danbury, CT
May 29, 2021
We are looking for a Driller Helper to form part of the Drilling Team in geothermal Drilling R&D operations. The successful candidate will be assisting with demobilization of equipment, mixing drilling mud and grout, handling drill pipe and casing and operating auxiliary equipment between projects. This position provides a unique opportunity to work with state-of-the-art drilling technologies, while getting hands-on training directly from a Senior Driller. It is a unique opportunity to start a career in the drilling industry, without the risk of erratic market demands associated with the oil & gas industry. With Dandelion, you’ll be a part of a company dedicated to sustainable energy. WHO YOU ARE: Enjoy working outdoors Eager to build a career in drilling and renewable energy Eager to learn and contribute to the wealth of knowledge from the team Enjoy chasing production goals as a team Willingness to get your hands dirty and engage in constant physical...
Dandelion Energy Hartford, Connecticut
May 29, 2021
We are looking for a Senior Driller to lead our on-site drilling efforts for residential geothermal projects. In this role, you will be directly responsible for the production rate of geothermal boreholes, the operation, and maintenance of equipment, the safety of on-site workers, and delivering feedback to both the Operations and Engineering team on how to optimize the overall process. You will also be responsible for ensuring the correct application of our design and installation standards. The role requires a combination of a strong work ethic, problem-solving, and the desire and drive to make the entire workflow more efficient. In this role, you will make a significant impact in redefining how residential ground heat exchangers are installed which will lay the groundwork for Dandelion’s future growth and success. Key Responsibilities: Perform geothermal borehole drilling operations in accordance with industry accepted standards including drilling, spoils...
Dandelion Energy Hartford, CT
May 25, 2021
We are looking for an HVAC Licensed Journeyperson to join our team! You will serve as Dandelion’s line of defense to improve quality, customer satisfaction and installation productivity. You will also be responsible for field activities related to the installation, service, repair and maintenance of geothermal heat pump systems installed by Dandelion and their installation partners. In this role, you will be joining a fast growing team looking to bring scale to the geothermal heat pump industry.   Licenses we’re looking for: Connecticut S-2 or D-2 Unlimited Heating, Piping, and Cooling Journeyperson Westchester County NY HVAC Journeyperson Key Responsibilities: Installing geothermal systems including heat pump equipment, ductwork, high voltage electrical circuits, low voltage control wiring, and geothermal ground loop piping Installing new water heaters, electric resistance and heat pump water heaters Joining pipe of various materials (copper, PEXa,...