Lubrizol IT Solutions Centre Placement Student in Hazelwood, United Kingdom
IT Solutions Centre Placement Student
Lubrizol, a Berkshire Hathaway company, is a market-driven global company that combines complex, specialty chemicals to optimise the quality, performance and value of customers’ products while reducing their environmental impact. Lubrizol produces and supplies technologies to customers in the global transportation, industrial and consumer markets. These technologies include lubricant additives for engine oils, driveline and other transportation-related fluids, industrial lubricants, and additives for gasoline and diesel fuel. In addition, Lubrizol makes ingredients and additives for home care and personal care products and pharmaceuticals, and specialty materials, including plastics technology and performance coatings in the form of resins and additives.
Role: IT Solutions Centre Student Placement
At Lubrizol, we have a growing student community in the UK with over 30 placements each year across a number of roles. As a student working within the solutions centre, you will use your creativity and problem solving skills to support the business, whilst also working as a team member on technical projects utilising a diverse range of technologies.
What you will be doing
Providing IT support to a global organisation
Using creativity and problem-solving skills to support the business
Working as a team member on technical projects
Utilising and understanding a diverse range of technologies
What you will need
Interest in and pursuit of a degree in IT, achieving a 2:1 or above
Basic knowledge of PC hardware/software including Microsoft Office suite and mobile devices such as iPhones
Excellent problem-solving abilities
Strong oral and written communication skills
Ability to work in a team as well as independently
Solid prioritisation and organisational skills
Previous experience in customer service or a help desk environment is preferential
The ability to speak other languages is an advantage
We know that Lubrizol is not a common household name, so it may surprise you to know that our products and technologies are in the things that you use every day- from surfaces and fluids in the vehicles you drive, to shampoo, medicines, to the clothes that you wear.
The Lubrizol Corporation, a Berkshire Hathaway company, combines our unique chemistry expertise, formulation and applications capabilities, and market insights to positively impact the lives of our customer’s end users around the globe.
What we can offer you
£18,000 annual salary
25 days holiday plus 8 bank holidays
Competitive Pension Scheme
Potential to support final year project
Flexible working hours
Subsidised Sports and Social Club
Subsidised on site restaurant facility
Free Car Parking
The European marketing and technical centre Lubrizol Hazelwood supports an extensive range of clients and Original Equipment Manufacturers across the globe.
The Hazelwood site is located in a rural setting around 8 miles from Derby City at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Derby centre. With a vibrant and constantly growing list of things to do and see, the city offers something to suit all tastes. Be it lively nights out, a thriving live music scene (Derby recently won the title of ‘the city of festivals!’) an abundance of shops and restaurants, or indeed, getting involved in sports at the Ipro Arena, or the newly opened Velodrome, the choice is endless. If you prefer more peaceful surroundings the beautiful Peak District at http://www.derbyshire-peakdistrict.co.uk/ is right on the doorstep, offering amazing scenery, idyllic country pubs, and fantastic opportunities for outdoor pursuit enthusiasts.
You will find that Lubrizol offer a wealth of career and development opportunities. We employ the very best talent and strive to offer our employees the opportunity to grow and learn.
There is something for everyone who lives and work here……
To learn and see what it is like to work here at Lubrizol Hazelwood, please view our video .
For further information, please visit: www.visitderby.com , www.visitpeakdistrict.com
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