Ingevity Analytical Lab Technician 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

  • Generate critical analytical data to support activated carbon product and plant development and process improvement efforts at our global manufacturing facilities.

  • Conduct materials characterization and specialized testing on activated carbon based products.

  • Responsible for analytical equipment integrity and maintenance for minimal interruptions in analytical capability.

  • Focus on quality with compliance to laboratory IATF/ISO requirements.

What you need to succeed

  • Minimum of 10 years of analytical lab experience including operation of GC and other analytical instruments.

  • Ability to manage and prepare reports for small-scale projects

  • High standards for data accuracy and reporting within internal systems.

  • Experience with operating and troubleshooting analytical equipment.

  • Strong computer skills and experience with instrument and database software.

  • Attention to detail and ability to efficiently organize tasks.

  • Ability to work respectfully and effectively within a diverse team including a small group of laboratory peers and a larger group of scientists and engineers

  • High standards for working safely, including proper storage, labeling, and use of chemicals, compliance with safe work practices and policies, and housekeeping.


  • Bachelor’s degree in a science-based discipline.

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 2018-1840

# of Openings 1

Category Chemistry