Careers at King Industries

Open Opportunities


Quality Control Technician (Rotating) - Ideal candidates should have an Associates or BS in Chemistry. Applicants must have a familiarity with classic wet chemical and instrumental techniques. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to analysis of raw materials, in-process material, and final materials, maintaining and calibrating testing equipment, and participating in reproducibility and repeatability studies.

Analytical Chemist - Seeking a candidate with experience in analytical or instrumental techniques. Responsibilities include providing analytical support for King's Environmental, R&D, Quality Control and Production departments.


Sales Development Manager - 15+ year experience in selling and marketing of specialty, high performance lubricant additives or coatings additives.


Production Shift Engineer (Rotating)- King Industries is actively seeking to hire entry level chemical engineers with Co-Op or Internship experience. The role of the Production Shift Engineer requires candidates to have a strong academic background combined with the ability to manage personnel, maintain a positive safety climate, and meet production goals.

Chemical Production Operator Helper (2nd or 3rd Shift) - Seeking applicants that are mechanically inclined. Experience in the chemical industry is a plus. Starting wage $22/hr.

Chemical Drummer (2nd or 3rd Shift) - Entry level position. Responsibilities include filling industrial shipping containers with King Industries product.

Yard Helper - Seeking qualified applicants to assist the manufacturing team in improving and maintaining our manufacturing buildings and equipment.


Pipefitter - Responsibilities include the repair and installation of steam, air, water and chemical piping and components throughout the King Industries plant year-round. As a Pipefitter at King Industries, you will be part of the company’s maintenance department which currently has a staff of six pipefitters.

Pump Mechanic - Seeking an experienced pump mechanic to join an existing team of pump mechanics within the King Industries maintenance department. In this role, you will assemble and install pumps and pump wiring, and assist with the repair and installation of chemical piping, steam, air, water, and other components throughout the King Industries plant. Candidates should have a high school diploma or equivalent, minimum 5 years' experience in pump repair or related maintenance, trade school certificate and/or letter of recommendation from a former employer.


Purchasing Specialist - Ideal candidates should have a Bachelor of Science degree, as well as demonstrated industry experience in a chemical manufacturing or distribution environment. Responsibilities include interfacing with suppliers, coordinating import orders, maintaining an approvals and specifications database, forecasting, and coordinating with production managers.


Production Planner / Scheduler - deal candidates should have a bachelor’s degree in Business, Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering/Manufacturing or relevant field or proven equivalent experience, as well as enjoys working in a complex manufacturing environment. Responsibilities will include, maintaining main plant sequential schedule, creating and distributing daily production plan, monitoring production processes daily, amongst other responsibilities.

Process Design/Project Engineer - Ideal candidates should have a Bachelor of Science or master’s degree in Chemical Engineering, as well as 5-10 years’ experience in design, project, and process engineering in chemical plant operations. Responsibilities include designing and/or selecting process equipment and auxiliaries, implementing process improvements, writing, and maintaining process instructions, and preparing documentation such as piping and instrumentation diagrams.

Process Safety Management (PSM) Specialist/Manager - Ideal candidates should have a BS or a MS degree in Chemical Engineering as well as 15 years of experience in specialty chemical process engineering or safety engineering function, in a PSM- covered facility. Responsibilities include overall responsibility for Process Safety Management and Risk Management Plan programs related to process safety information, process operating instructions, process hazards analyses, management of change and pre-startup safety review, and compliance audits.

Process Control/Automation Engineer - Ideal candidates should have a BS in Chemical Engineering as well as 5 years of experience in process controls design design and troubleshooting in the process industries, preferably in chemical manufacturing. Responsibilities include developing process control systems, instrumentation design, controls logic, and wiring schemes for new automation projects and upgrades as well as troubleshooting, repairing, and maintaining existing instruments and systems.

Senior Electrical Engineer - Seeking to hire a mid-to-senior level electrical engineer with controls systems experience. Ideal candidates should have a BS or MS in electrical engineering and eight to twelve years of experience working within the scope of process controls systems, preferably at a PSM-covered facility.

Network Engineer - Seeking to hire a mid-to-senior level Network Engineer under general supervision of the Process Controls Manager within the Engineering Department. Ideal candidates should have Bachelor of Science or Master’s degrees in computer science, information technology, or a related field as well as five to ten years of experience in planning, implementing, and maintaining network systems.


Safety & Emergency Response Technician (SERT) - Responsibilities include but are not limited to responding to all emergency conditions, monitoring the facility, conducting inspections, conducting investigations and reporting on incidents, assisting in the development and delivery of training, and managing equipment/permits related to employee safety. Applicants must have an associate’s degree or higher in industrial safety, industrial hygiene or fire science and must have a minimum of 2 years' experience with a fire department or equivalent.

Compliance Associate - Responsibilities include understanding the Quality Management System, assisting with internal audits and audit reporting deliverables, as well as leading follow-up tasks from internal audits, including CARS, recommendations, and improvements. Candidates should have bachelor of science in business management or an equivalent degree.

Information Systems

Systems Administrator - King Industries is actively looking to hire a Systems Administrator responsible for providing administrative support of onsite and in cloud server systems and infrastructure. Ideal candidates should have a bachelor’s degree in a technical field (computer science/engineering, or mathematics), as well as hands on experience administering a Hyper-V on-premise environment, followed by a hybrid migration to the cloud, and 3+ years managing O365/Azure AD and related services.

Junior Software Developer - Responsibilities include developing business applications that support various operational needs. Ideal candidates should have a Bachelor’s degree in computer science/engineering or related technical field, as well as experience using SQL server or other RDBMS systems for development.

To apply please submit your cover letter and resume to Vernece Richardson