Long time industry executive to lead talent acquisition and human resources initiatives for company’s long-term growth and scale.
LISLE, IL November 2, 2018 — Today, Brindley Engineering, one of Chicago’s world-class engineering firms in maintenance, reliability and constructability, announced the addition of Mark Manalad to its management team. This is another milestone for the growth story of Brindley Engineering, an innovative, tech-forward, engineering firm founded with a vision to provide the highest level of service to clients in the maintenance, reliability, and constructability areas.
Manalad is a seasoned recruiting and human resources leader whose career spans two decades of work in the engineering sector. Manalad joins Brindley Engineering most recently from Ambitech. Previous to Ambitech, Manalad worked in both staffing agencies and well-known engineering consulting firms as well as operated his own boutique search firm.
Manalad joins Brindley as a Manager of Talent Acquisition and Human Resources who will be making a major impact in the growth and culture of Brindley Engineering. Over the past 12 months, Brindley Engineering has added to its client-roster ExxonMobil Joliet, the CITGO refineries in Lake Charles, LA, Corpus Christi, TX, and Aruba; Graycor Inc., Praxair, and others.
“Building the right teams and culture are imperative to successful outcomes for our clients,” said founder and president, Tom Brindley. “Mark knows this industry well and understands what it takes to thrive at our company. We are looking forward to seeing his talent and culture-building efforts in action.”
“At Brindley Engineering your voice is heard and ideas implemented,” said Manalad. “It’s a truly special place with a culture that reflects compassion, passion, and meticulous attention to detail. I can’t wait to see this place grow and wow clients like no other firm can.”
Manalad has a BS in Psychology from the University of Illinois at Chicago. He lives in Oswego with his wife and daughter.
About Brindley Engineering
Headquartered in Lisle, IL, Brindley Engineering was founded by President Tom Brindley, P.E., in 2004. After years in the field, Brindley saw a growing need to improve reliability and decrease overall infrastructure life cycle costs. Brindley Engineering focuses on asset evaluations and efficient repairs rather than costly and time-consuming replacement of infrastructure. Brindley Engineering services clients in a variety of industries including Oil & Gas Extraction and Pre-Processing (Upstream), Pipelines and Terminals (Midstream), Petroleum Refining (Downstream), Gas Processing, Chemical Plants, Steel Mills, Petrochemical Plants, Power Plants, Pharmaceutical, Manufacturing, Water Treatment.