Director, Hub Development

Phoenix, Arizona


Nikola is a company working to change the world by revolutionizing the transportation and energy industries by developing zero emission trucks and the infrastructure needed to produce and distribute fuel to them.

Nikola is now looking for an experienced Director, Hub Development responsible for the management, oversight, and coordination of Engineering, Procurement, and Construction related activities associated with developing and building our Hydrogen Infrastructure Hubs. 


  • Minimum 20 years of project development, EPC contracting (as owner or contractor), and project execution experience: the last 10 years in a Project Manager or Project Director position
  • Complete large-scale oil/gas or power project FEED work
  • Able to negotiate and execute Not-to-Exceed or Lump Sum EPC contracts
  • Demonstrate success in building process plants, such as hydrogen, syngas, ammonia, refinery, petrochemical, LNG, chemicals, etc.
  • Experience with project modularization and union labor environments in the United States (as owner or contractor)
  • Knowledgeable in CII Best Practices including PDRI elements
  • A broad understanding of fundamental Project Controls principles of Cost and Schedule Management and Risk Management
  • Previous project investment case preparation
  • Experience with electrical grid interconnection agreements
  • Previous experience with Gasification, syngas, or hydrogen production
  • Possess good general knowledge of PC software applications, including Word, Excel, and Outlook and able to utilize electronic document management and maintenance management software

The Project Director will be based at Nikola HQ in Phoenix, AZ. 

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