Lubrizol Applied Sciences Intern: Colloids and Rheology in Wickliffe, Ohio
Applied Sciences Intern: Colloids and Rheology
Req ID: 37803
Lubrizol Additives is a pioneering global supplier of chemical additives technologies including additives for engine oils at http://www.lubrizol.com/EngineOilAdditives/default.html , driveline applications at http://www.lubrizol.com/DrivelineAdditives/default.html , gasoline and diesel fuel at http://www.lubrizol.com/FuelAdditives/default.html , other transportation related fluids at http://www.lubrizol.com/ViscosityModifiers/default.html and industrial lubricants at http://www.lubrizol.com/IndustrialAdditives/default.html . We are committed to providing value to our customers, and we understand that success comes from working together . The Lubrizol Additives team is passionate about what we do. Our customers count on us for trusted expertise , testing confidence , supply assurance and independent strength. We are looking for top talent to help inspire new ideas, create opportunities and enable the advancement of innovative technologies. We offer abundant opportunities for career growth in a challenging, collaborative environment. For the last seven years Lubrizol has been named one of the top workplaces in Northeast Ohio, and in 2016 was judged as the number one workplace by Northeast Ohio’s annual Top Workplaces survey at http://www.cleveland.com/business/index.ssf/2016/06/lubrizoltoplargecompanywin.html#incart . Learn more about how we are achieving Success Together at https://www.lubrizol.com/successtogether/ .
Prepare samples for analysis and operate test equipment with minimal supervision
Collect data and assist in interpreting results and provide recommendations
Maintain an accurate and legible laboratory notebook
Communicate progress and results to staff, sponsors and customers
Capture research project in written report(s) and final presentation
Maintain a clean and safe workspace, supporting Lubrizol environmental and safety policies
Full time (40 hours / for 12 weeks) during Summer 2018
Currently pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree in chemical engineering, chemistry, or polymer science from an accredited college or university
Minimum 2 years of engineering and/or chemistry course and lab work
Working knowledge of Microsoft Word, PowerPoint and Excel
Good interpersonal and communication skills
Demonstrated organization and planning skills
Ability to handle multiple tasks and meet deadlines
What sets Lubrizol’s APPS Internship apart from the rest?
- We have FUN!
Lubrizol hosts a variety of events and activities for the Co-Op and Interns. Past events include an Indians game, paid volunteering days and even a picnic hosted by our CEO! Exclusive events are planned for co-ops and interns so that all students have the opportunity to get to know each other outside of work.
- You will grow professionally.
All co-ops and interns present their work at the end of each work session. This is an excellent opportunity to improve your public speaking skills and hear what other co-ops are doing.
Lubrizol rewards your hard work!
All co-ops and interns are paid a competitive rate
You're eligible for holiday pay for holidays that fall within your work period.
Tuition reimbursement assistance is offered to co-op employees during their work session
Housing assistance is offered to eligible students who live more than 50 miles from the work location.
Full-time opportunities after you gradate.
Our Internship and Co-Op programs are an important vehicle for hiring full-time professionals at Lubrizol. Two of our most well-known former co-ops include: Eric Schnur, President and CEO and James Hambrick, former President and CEO
With multiple facilities in and around Cleveland, Ohio at http://www.thisiscleveland.com/ , Lubrizol is located in one of the largest economic regions in the United States. Buzzing with business, culture, knowledge and entertainment, Northeast Ohio at http://www.globalcleveland.org/ is a vibrant place for people of all ages and walks of life to live, learn, work and play. This region offers a little bit of everything for everyone - ethnically-diverse communities, affordable housing, award-winning schools and universities, world-class healthcare, indoor waterparks and zoos, ski resorts, museums, halls of fame, one of the longest water-fronts in the country, and the most concentrated square mile of art, cultural, education and health institutions in the nation. From making your heart race at Cedar Point, to attending a professional sporting event orbiking or hiking through over the 100,000 acres of state parks, to catching a Broadway show at Playhouse Square - the second largest performing arts center in the country, you can make it happen right here in Cleveland, Ohio .
Lubrizol is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.
Nearest Major Market: Cleveland
Nearest Secondary Market: Akron
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