Lubrizol Packaging Coordinator in Rockton, Illinois

Packaging Coordinator

Req ID: 42445

Lubrizol, a Berkshire Hathaway company, is a market-driven global company that combines complex, specialty chemicals to optimize 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.

Chemtool Incorporated is currently recruiting for a Packaging Coordinator. As the Packaging Coordinator you will be responsible for creating complete packaging specifications. Role will be a liaison between Packaging Production and Packaging Team. Work involves creating Pack Spec requests, completing packaging images, coordination of mass updates. Will need to work cross functionally with Supply Chain, Project Management, Packaging Production, Customer Service, vendors and other internal teams to achieve best in class Packaging Specifications.

Essential Job Functions

  • Work with Project Management on setting up Private Label Packaging Specs

  • Engage Packaging Production on Packaging Spec inquiries and Packaging Image set up

  • Coordinate the obsoleting of packaging materials with Project Management, Supply chain, and Customer.

  • Coordinate mass packaging changes or updates

  • Work on Chemtool Product code specific Packaging Specifications

  • Work with Master Data on packaging item number requests

  • Manage artwork process from customer through art approval.

  • Support regulatory review of labels for compliance.

  • Responsible for communicating with internal and external customers to collect all relevant information to meet customer needs and project timing

  • Request co-pack item numbers and Packaging Specs as needed working closely with Supply chain

  • Provide support for Supply Chain on co-packer setup and audits.

  • Work with Packaging Manager to create and maintain packaging standards

  • Assist in research and completion of packaging related CAPAs.

  • Will require some off hours availability


  • The successful candidate will have at least 3-5 years relevant experience. Bachelor’s degree in a related discipline is preferred.

Experience and Skills

  • Excellent communication skills.

  • Familiar with Adobe Illustrator, Excel, Word, and Power Point.

  • Knowledge of Chemtool Packaging Production

  • Ability to coordinate many projects at once to meet customer needs

  • Knowledgeable in use of Chempax

Physical Requirements

  • Standard office environment.

Supervisory Responsibility and Reporting

  • This position has no Supervisory responsibility.

  • This position reports to the Packaging Manager

While headquartered in the United States, Lubrizol is truly a global specialty chemical company. We have a major presence in five global regions and do business in more than 100 countries. Our corporate culture ensures that Lubrizol is one company throughout the world, but you will find each region is a unique place to work, live and play.

Lubrizol is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, national origin, citizenship, age, religion, marital status, military service, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, or any other characteristic or trait protected by federal, state, or local law.

Nearest Major Market: Rockford

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