Ingevity Chemical Plant Operator in North Charleston, South Carolina


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

Looking for an exciting new career with great pay and benefits? Join the Ingevity team! Ingevity’s North Charleston Chemical Plant will be hiring for chemical plant operators. Applicants will be selected to fulfill current need and to fill an Applicant Pool for anticipated future needs as they become available.

What you need to succeed

The best qualified candidates are those with two or more years of manufacturing industrial or related experience or two years of equivalent college training/technical certification. We are looking for applicants which possess a high level of technical aptitude with the ability to learn and multi-task. Candidates must have high school diploma or GED. Shift work plus overtime required.

Starting rate of $20.06 which increases to $21.45 after training period of approximately 12-14 weeks. Benefits include Medical, Dental, Prescription drug coverage, Vision, Life insurance, Vacation, 13 paid holidays, Accident and Sickness, 401k, Pension, and up to 100% tuition reimbursement.

For consideration, Work Key results must be submitted with resume . Work Keys Assessment required with a minimum score of four (4) or better in the following categories:

Workplace Documents (4)

Graphic Literacy (4)

Applied Math (4)

To schedule an appointment please visit and type in your zip code to find a testing site near you. Once complete, please fax to 843-740-2158.

The hiring process includes drug testing, physical, background, and reference checks.

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.

Job ID 2018-1845

# of Openings 16

Category Manufacturing/Engineering