Lingrove

Careers at Lingrove

Join Lingrove's Mission to Revolutionize the Built Environment!

We are a team of engineers, designers, and future thinkers that have set out to solve some of the biggest problems facing humans: protecting our environment, climate, and health.

Our Story

Our journey began in 2010 with a simple yet ambitious goal: to create a guitar with the performance of carbon fiber and the sound of old wood – without cutting a single tree or using any toxic inputs. Today, Lingrove is revolutionizing the industry with our eco-friendly, high-performance interior products made from next-generation plant-based composites. Every team member has an essential role in our mission of reversing climate change as we push sustainable design to the limit – with our line of innovative, natural fiber solutions.

Why Lingrove?

At Lingrove, we’re not just building products; we’re crafting a future where sustainability is at the core of everything we do. Backed by top venture and individual investors in climate-tech, including Diamond Edge Ventures, SOSV, Indie-Bio, Mayfield, Soundboard Ventures, among others, Lingrove offers a prestigious environment where your work makes a real impact. With generous stock options, comprehensive health benefits, 401K retirement plans, flexible paid time off, and a culture focused on collaboration and growth, Lingrove is the perfect place to accelerate your career in a fast-growing startup environment.

Ready to Make a Positive Impact?

VP of Marketing - Lingrove

Are you ready to make a lasting impact on our world? At Lingrove, we’re revolutionizing the built environment and beyond with our eco-friendly, high-performance interior products. We’re pioneering next-generation plant-based composites, offering a superior alternative to traditional materials like plastics and wood. We’re looking for a visionary VP of Marketing who can help us shape the future, driving the launch and development of our innovative and beautiful ekoa® solutions.

As VP of Marketing at Lingrove, you'll lead our marketing functions, crafting and executing plans to grow brand recognition, product development, and drive business growth in the Architecture and Design (A&D) industry. You'll leverage your extensive experience to develop innovative campaigns, oversee market research efforts, and foster a cohesive brand identity across diverse marketing channels, while providing visionary leadership to a marketing team you will help assemble. As a growth stage start-up, we are looking for a hands-on leader who isn’t afraid to roll up their sleeves, thrives in a dynamic environment, and has a proven track record.

Responsibilities

  • Spearhead the development and implementation of a comprehensive marketing plan to drive brand awareness, lead generation, customer acquisition, and revenue growth within the A&D market.
  • Lead efforts to define and enhance the company's brand positioning, ensuring a consistent identity across all marketing channels and campaigns.
  • Direct and oversee all marketing activities, including design, digital marketing, advertising, PR, content creation, and product marketing, ensuring cohesive and impactful campaigns that resonate with target audiences.
  • Attend trade shows and trade events; secure speaking engagements and participate in A&D-focused industry groups; manage existing continuing education programs for architects.
  • Manage market research and analysis to identify market trends, consumer behavior, and competitor activities, utilizing insights to refine marketing strategies and capitalize on market opportunities.
  • Build and lead a high-performing marketing team, fostering a collaborative and innovative environment, setting clear goals, and guiding the team to execute effectively and cross-functionally with other departments.

Requirements and Preferred Experiences

  • A minimum of 10 years of experience in related marketing, including leadership roles, with a strong track record driving growth.
  • Demonstrated ability to formulate and execute marketing plans aligned with business goals, and to guide and inspire teams to achieve objectives.
  • Success with running and managing trade shows, education programs, and outreach in the A&D community.
  • Deep understanding of market trends, and industry dynamics in the architecture & design industries, leveraging insights to develop innovative marketing tactics.
  • Expertise in brand management and communication, with the ability to craft compelling narratives, messaging, and visual identities across various channels.
  • Proficiency in using analytics, metrics, and market research tools to drive data-driven decisions, measure campaign effectiveness, and optimize marketing performance for maximum ROI.

About the Role

  • You will be working onsite from our San Rafael,CA office. Core hours of work are Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
  • This job description does not cover or contain a comprehensive listing of everything you might do at Lingrove. Roles and responsibilities are collaborative and may evolve over time based on our needs and your particular skill set.

Compensation:

The base salary range for this role is $180,000 - 225,000 annually, which is just one aspect of our total compensation package. Actual compensation may vary based on skills, experience, and location.

Benefits:

  • Generous Stock Options
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance (up to 99% premium coverage for employees + dependents)
  • 401K Retirement Plan
  • Flexible Paid Time Off (PTO) and 8 Paid Company Holidays
  • Additional Benefits include: Family Leave, Commuter Benefits, Health FSA, Wellness Stipend

If you are passionate about sustainability and want to be part of a fast-growing startup that is making a difference, we want to hear from you.

Equal Employment Opportunities

Lingrove provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.

More about ekoa®

Our eco-friendly ekoa® plant-based surfaces, panels, and 3D products can replace wood and laminates in all interior applications – from walls to ceilings to casework, and so on – with a cost-competitive, carbon-neutral, clean chemistry product that delivers a higher strength-to-weight ratio than steel.

If you’d like to hear more about this opportunity and others we are currently working on, please contact our HR team: hr@lingrove.com

Machine Operator - Lingrove

Are you ready to make a lasting impact on our world? At Lingrove, we’re revolutionizing the built environment and beyond with our eco-friendly, high-performance interior products. We’re pioneering next-generation plant-based composites, offering a superior alternative to traditional materials like plastics and wood. We are looking for a Machine Operator to help us set up, maintain, and operate machinery efficiently.

As a Machine Operator at Lingrove, your primary responsibility would be to operate machinery used in the manufacturing process of these composite materials. You will be responsible for ensuring the machine produces high quality products, runs smoothly and at capacity, and is properly maintained, while collaborating with co-workers to help our team achieve a high level of productivity.  Join us in driving sustainable growth and making a lasting impact!

Responsibilities

  • Assist with machinery setup and initial troubleshooting process
  • Run production operations including material transfers from warehouse
  • Operate roll to roll converting machinery and material handling equipment safely
  • Perform and/or manage machinery maintenance
  • Perform quality control, follow reporting and recordkeeping procedures, and report problems internally
  • Create and maintain activity logs
  • Comply with all safety and health regulations
  • Clean machinery and maintain cleanliness in work area

Requirements

  • Minimum High School Diploma or GED and 1 years’ experience in machine operating within a manufacturing facility (converting preferred) or similar experience.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, high-speed environment, follow standardized work and adhere to safe work practices in a continuous improvement environment
  • Must be detail-oriented
  • Understanding of converting production and plant processes
  • Analytical and numerical skills: ability to perform mathematical calculations (add, subtract, multiply, divide) in different units of measurement
  • Ability to follow written and oral instructions
  • Ability to work in a team
  • Ability to lift up to 50lb, to bend, and to stand or walk for long periods of time
  • Willingness to work in shifts (late or early hours, weekends, and overtime if necessary)

About the Role

  • You will be working onsite from our San Rafael,CA office. Core hours of work are Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
  • This job description does not cover or contain a comprehensive listing of everything you might do at Lingrove. As a small team, we encourage career growth, exploration, and the wearing of many hats. Roles and responsibilities are collaborative and may change or evolve over time based on our needs and your particular skill set.

Compensation:

The base salary range for this role is $55,000 - 60,000 annually, which is just one aspect of our total compensation package. Actual compensation may vary based on skills, experience, and location.

Benefits:
  • Generous Stock Options
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance (up to 99% premium coverage for employees + dependents)
  • 401K Retirement Plan
  • Flexible Paid Time Off (PTO) and 8 Paid Company Holidays
  • Additional Benefits include: Family Leave, Commuter Benefits, Health FSA, Wellness Stipend

If you are passionate about sustainability and want to be part of a fast-growing startup that is making a difference, we want to hear from you.

Equal Employment Opportunities

Lingrove provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.

More about ekoa®

Our eco-friendly ekoa® plant-based surfaces, panels, and 3D products can replace wood and laminates in all interior applications – from walls to ceilings to casework, and so on – with a cost-competitive, carbon-neutral, clean chemistry product that delivers a higher strength-to-weight ratio than steel.

For additional information please email hr@lingrove.com

Product Manager - Lingrove

Are you ready to make a lasting impact on our world? At Lingrove, we’re revolutionizing the built environment and beyond with our eco-friendly, high-performance interior products. We’re pioneering next-generation plant-based composites, offering superior alternatives to plastics and wood. We are looking for a Product Manager to lead the development and launch of our innovative products and solutions.

As a Product Manager at Lingrove, you will work closely with the CEO and cross-functional teams to identify market needs, define product requirements, and execute product development plans. This is a unique opportunity to join a fast-growing startup at the forefront of sustainable materials innovation.

Responsibilities

  • Define product strategy and roadmap in collaboration with executive leadership, sales, marketing, and engineering teams
  • Conduct market research and analysis to identify customer needs, competitive landscape, and industry trends
  • Develop and maintain product specifications, feature prioritization, and release schedules
  • Work closely with engineering, design, and manufacturing teams to ensure products are developed to meet customer requirements and production targets
  • Manage product launch plans, including go-to-market strategies, pricing, and promotions
  • Collaborate with sales and marketing teams to develop product messaging and positioning
  • Build and maintain relationships with key customers, partners, and suppliers
  • Monitor and report on product performance metrics, including sales, customer satisfaction, and feedback

Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in engineering, business, or related field
  • 4+ years of experience in product management, preferably in a B2B or industrial environment
  • Technical background with experience in materials science, chemistry, or manufacturing
  • Proficiency in data analysis with a demonstrated ability to analyze complex datasets and extract meaningful insights
  • Proven experience in market research methodologies to identify market trends, customer needs, and competitive landscapes
  • Excellent problem-solving skills with ability to develop innovative solutions to address customer needs
  • Strong project management skills with ability to lead cross-functional teams and meet project timelines
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to articulate findings, insights, and recommendations to diverse stakeholders (both technical and non-technical) in a clear and compelling manner
  • Passion for sustainability and innovation

Nice-to-Haves

  • Ability to assess user interactions and experiences with the product, with a focus on improving usability and satisfaction
  • Insight into the broader business context and how product decisions contribute toorganizational goals and objectives
  • Capacity to evaluate information objectively, identify potential challenges, and propose effective solutions
  • Skill in determining the most crucial tasks and allocating resources efficiently to meet project objectives and deadlines
  • Capability to craft compelling narratives around product features, benefits, and value propositions to resonate with target audiences and stakeholders

About the Role

  • You will be working onsite from our San Rafael, CA office. Core hours of work are Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5ր30 p.m.
  • This job description does not cover or contain a comprehensive listing of everything you might do at Lingrove. As a small team, we encourage career growth, exploration, and the wearing of many hats. Roles and responsibilities are collaborative and may change or evolve over time based on our needs and your particular skill set.

Compensation:

The base salary range for this role is $120,000 - 150,000 annually, which is just one aspect of our total compensation package. Actual compensation may vary based on skills, experience, and location.

Benefits:

  • Generous stock options
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance (up to 99% premium coverage for employees + dependents)
  • 401K retirement plan
  • Flexible paid time off ՄPTOՅ and 8 paid company holidays
  • Additional benefits: Family leave, commuter benefits, health FSA, wellness stipend

If you are passionate about sustainability and want to be part of a fast growing startup that is making a difference, we want to hear from you.

Equal Employment Opportunities

Lingrove provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.

More about ekoa®

Lingrove’s high performance ekoa® plant-based eco-veneers, panels, and 3D products can replace wood and laminates in all interior applications – from walls to ceilings to casework – with a cost-competitive, low-carbon, clean chemistry product that delivers a higher strength-to-weight ratio than steel.

For additional information please email hr@lingrove.com

Marketing Coordinator - Lingrove

Are you ready to make a lasting impact on our world? At Lingrove, we’re revolutionizing the built environment and beyond with our eco-friendly, high-performance interior products. We’re pioneering next-generation plant-based composites, offering a superior alternative to traditional materials like plastics and wood. We're looking for a Marketing Coordinator who can help us drive impactful marketing campaigns, optimize our online presence, and foster meaningful engagement with our audience.

As a Marketing Coordinator at Lingrove, you'll be responsible for creating engaging content and working closely with teams to maintain brand consistency. You'll also analyze market trends and assist in organizing marketing events to enhance Lingrove's visibility and impact.

Responsibilities

  • Develop engaging content for diverse marketing channels, including social media, blogs, newsletters, and website updates.
  • Plan and execute marketing campaigns aligned with Lingrove's brand and business goals.
  • Conduct research to understand market trends, consumer preferences, and competitors, and analyze marketing metrics for insights.
  • Manage Lingrove's social media presence, create content, engage with followers, and monitor feedback.
  • Assist in organizing trade shows, conferences, and product launches, ensuring seamless execution and alignment with marketing objectives.
  • Provide regular reports on marketing activities, campaign performance, and market insights to the Vice President of Marketing and Chief Revenue Officer. Collaborate closely with them to align marketing strategies with overall business objectives and contribute to decision-making processes.

Requirements and Preferred Experiences

  •  Bachelor's degree in Marketing, Communications, Business Administration, or related field.
  • Proven experience in marketing coordination or related roles, demonstrating proficiency in content creation, campaign management, and market analysis.
  • Strong communication skills with the ability to effectively collaborate with cross-functional teams and communicate marketing insights to stakeholders.
  • Proficiency in digital marketing tools and platforms, including social media management tools, analytics software, and content management systems.
  • Optional: Experience in event coordination and familiarity with sustainable materials or related industries would be advantageous.

About the Role

  •  You will be working onsite from our San Rafael,CA office. Core hours of work are Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 530 p.m.
  • This job description does not cover or contain a comprehensive listing of everything you might do at Lingrove. Roles and responsibilities are collaborative and may evolve over time based on our needs and your particular skill set.

Compensation:

The base salary range for this role is $70,000 - 90,000 annually, which is just one aspect of our total compensation package. Actual compensation may vary based on skills, experience, and location.

Benefits:

  • Generous stock options
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance (up to 99% premium coverage for employees + dependents)
  • 401K retirement plan
  • Flexible paid time off PTO and 8 paid company holidays
  • Additional benefits: Family leave, commuter benefits, health FSA, wellness stipend

If you are passionate about sustainability and want to be part of a fast-growing startup
that is making a difference, we want to hear from you.

Equal Employment Opportunities

Lingrove provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of
employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.

More about ekoa®

Our eco-friendly ekoa® plant-based surfaces, panels, and 3D products can replace wood and laminates in all interior applications – from walls to ceilings to casework, and so on – with a cost-competitive, carbon-neutral, clean chemistry product that delivers a higher strength-to-weight ratio than steel.

For additional information please email hr@lingrove.com