Ingevity

  • Process Engineering Co-op, Fall 2018

    Job Locations US-KY-Wickliffe
    Job ID
    2018-1852
    # of Openings
    1
    Category
    Manufacturing/Engineering
  • Overview

    At Ingevity, we believe it takes extraordinary people to create extraordinary results. That’s why we harness the exceptional ingenuity and relentless drive of our people to conquer complex customer challenges of today and tomorrow.

    We are a talented, trusted and tenacious team, and we push the bounds of what’s possible for our customers, day in and day out. We are creative and resourceful, constantly exploring fresh ways of bringing our people, products and processes together to solve problems, big and small. And we are determined to set and exceed standards, developing and delivering high-performance solutions that make a real difference in the real world-enabling oil to flow better, colors to shine brighter, roads to last longer and air to breathe cleaner.

    In the end, 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.

    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.

    How you will impact Ingevity

    Apply your skills to increase efficiency, reliability and productivity in Ingevity’s manufacturing environment as you own assignments which support production and process engineers. Our Co-ops are challenged to conduct analysis, planning and delivery of meaningful projects which have direct impact on our company’s bottom line. In this role, heavy emphasis is placed on safety and quality impacts, process improvement and troubleshooting. You will gain knowledge and appreciation for reducing environmental impact and maximizing value creation through application of engineering.

    Examples of past co-ops projects include: investigate operating performance of various unit operations; design, specify, and install small capital jobs; troubleshoot quality issues; validate raw material quality; improve process safety.

    By the end of your assignment, our mission is to have positively impacted your curriculum and career goals in preparation for life after college.

    What you need to succeed

    • Sophomore or junior level student in pursuit of Bachelor’s degree in engineering is required
    • Minimum cumulative GPA of 2.8+
    • Technical aptitude, a hands-on mindset and software proficiency in MS Word and Excel
    • Strong attention to detail
    • Ability to organize and prioritize workload
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
    • Flexibility to travel: under 5%

     

     

    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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