Engineering/Maintenance Manager

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Bold. Energetic. Ingenious. Genuine. These qualities best describe employees who work for Ingevity. We believe it takes extraordinary people to create extraordinary results.


At Ingevity, we harness the bold spirit, innate curiosity and remarkable ingenuity of our people to develop innovations that purify, protect and enhance the world around us. Our products enable oil to flow better, crops to grow fuller, roads last longer, and ensure that the air we all breathe is cleaner.


Already a leader in markets in which we compete, we leverage our deep technical expertise and knowledge of our customers’ industries to turn complex challenges into powerful possibilities and value-added solutions. We prize creativity and imagination and we’re always looking for a better, smarter way of doing things.

We know it takes the right people with the right attitude to achieve the improbable. People who understand that there is no challenge too big and no contribution too small. People with the ability to solve and the commitment to stay the course. People who work together to create meaningful impact and exponential results, for our customers and the world around us.


Our people are our most valued asset, and the foundation of our success. Interested? We thought you might be, and we’re so glad!

How you will impact Ingevity

The Engineering/Maintenance Manager will provide engineering and maintenance support and services to include design, drawings, prototypes, construction supervision, final inspection and necessary training for engineers and operators.

  • Manage capital program to include capital planning, facility planning, and cash flow management
  • Manage and monitor progress of project engineering group to include engineering reports, AFE preparation and submittals, engineering, construction and startup assistance
  • Manage contractor program
  • Direct process control group
  • Direct Mechanical Integrity program
  • Manage maintenance department
  • In all areas of responsibility, ensure compliance with all applicable environmental, safety and health regulations and requirements
  • Develop individuals and the organization through training, mentoring and managing performance.
  • Travel Requirements: 1-4 days per month

What you need to succeed

  • Bachelors of Science in Chemical or Mechanical Engineering required
  • 10+ years of related experience required, manufacturing/industrial environment preferred
  • Proven experience planning, managing and implementing projects.
  • Must be able to communicate effectively through oral and written communication
  • Skilled in problem-solving and troubleshooting sometimes complex technical challenges
  • Working knowledge of cash flow accounting, and a broad understanding of structural, civil, electrical, mechanical and process control engineering.
  • Leadership skills to include organizational, facilitation, teambuilding, mentoring and delegation.

This position is contingent upon Ingevity closing the acquisition of Georgia Pacific’s Pine Chemicals business per the terms of the Asset Purchase Agreement, dated August 22, 2017. 

About us

Ingevity provides specialty chemicals and high-performance carbon materials and technologies that help customers solve complex problems. These products are used in a variety of demanding applications, including asphalt paving, oil exploration and production, agrochemicals, adhesives, lubricants, publication inks and automotive components that reduce gasoline vapor emissions. Through a team of experienced people, Ingevity develops, manufactures and brings to market products and processes that purify, protect and enhance the world around us.
With about 1,500 employees worldwide, we operate in 13 countries and serve customers in more than 100 nations. But no matter where we’re doing business, we do things the right way – with a focus on integrity, sustainability, and positively contributing to the communities in which our employees live and work. Ingevity is an Equal Opportunity Employer, Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled.


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