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Manager, Engineering

Racine, Wisconsin Job ID 20809 Apply

The Manager, Engineering will lead and plan chemical processing design engineering activities for global projects and demonstrate technical excellence to ensure that the goals and objectives of projects are accomplished in the prescribed time frame and within the budget. You'll drive the development and implementation of Process Engineering design and equipment standards and specification globally and provide technical guidance and recommendations to regional engineering sites for installing and qualifying new manufacturing processes.

SC Johnson is a fifth-generation family company built on a spirit of adventure and winning the right way. We have been leading with purpose for over 130 years, building top brands such as Raid®, Glade®, Kiwi®, OFF!®, Windex®, Ziploc® and more, in virtually every country. Through these household names, we are making a positive difference to the world around us. But we only succeed with the combined vitality and strength of our 13,000 people who we truly value and support in their pursuit of individual and shared goals.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Lead the development of engineering design basis and specifications, Process Flow Diagrams (PFD) and P&ID’s, equipment and instrumentation list, and manufacturing procedures for new production processes by following the SCJ Engineering Work Process

  • Identify new commercially available processing & utility equipment and technology that serve S. C. Johnson’s global business plan

  • Support process engineering design activities for the manufacturing facilities, which including major capital projects, equipment upgrades, facilities expansion and/or upgrades, specification and system

  • Review project proposals and initiative plans to confirm engineering design viability

Required Skills / Experience / Competencies:

  • Bachelor's degree in Chemical Engineering ​or military experience considered in lieu of education requirement

  • 7+ years of experience in the CPG, Food/Beverage, or Pharmaceutical Industries

Preferred Skills / Experience / Competencies:

  • Masters Degree in Engineering preferred

  • Strong chemical unit operation and continuous inline mixing chemical process, such as skid design and fabrication knowledge and experience, primarily in manufacturing

  • Identify and resolve problems in a timely manner

  • Strong oral and written communication skills with international teams

  • Balance team and individual responsibilities to fosters group commitments to goals and objectives

  • Understands business implications of decisions; aligns work with strategic goals

  • Displays original thinking, creativity and resourcefulness which generate innovative approaches and ideas

  • Able to identify, recommend and influencing objectives, and developing a course of action to deliver objective results

  • Success in developing, implementing global project plans and initiatives. Display strong competencies in communicating risks and mitigation plans to executive stake holders

  • Experience with continuous process powder handling, emulsification

  • Strong knowledge and experience in driving TPM Early Management methodology and Lean Manufacturing

  • International project implementation experience is plus

  • Experience in PSM (Process Safety Management)

  • Experience in leading Safety, Health and Environment activities is preferred

Job Requirements:

  • International travel is required

  • Remote work is available once a week for eligible employees

SC Johnson’s total compensation packages are at or above industry levels. In addition to salary, total packages may include bonuses, long-term incentives, matching 401(k) contributions and profit sharing based on company profitability, job level and years of service. As a family company, we’re committed to providing benefits such as subsidized health care plans, maternity/paternity/adoption leave, flexible work arrangements, vacation purchase options, recreation and fitness centers, childcare, counseling services and more.

Better Together

At SC Johnson, we strive to create a positive, inclusive and unique workplace. We strongly believe SCJ people are able to achieve their best when they can collaborate and work together in person.

Equal Opportunity Employer

The policy of the Company is to ensure equal opportunity for all qualified applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, gender, marital status, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, age, gender identity, gender expression, disability, citizenship, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in any active or reserve component of the U.S. or state military forces, genetic history or information or any other category protected by law.

Accommodation Requests

If you are an individual with a disability and you need an accommodation or other assistance during the application process, please call our Human Resources department at 262-260-3343 or email your request to All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply. Download the EEO is the Law poster for more information.


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