Lubrizol

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Lubrizol Chemist in Wickliffe, Ohio

Chemist

Lubrizol Additives is a pioneering global supplier of chemical additives technologies including additives for engine oils at https://www.lubrizol.com/Lubricant-and-Fuel-Additives/Engine-Oil-Additives , driveline applications at https://www.lubrizol.com/Lubricant-and-Fuel-Additives/Driveline-Additives , gasoline and diesel fuel at https://www.lubrizol.com/Lubricant-and-Fuel-Additives/Fuel-Additives , other transportation related fluids at https://www.lubrizol.com/Lubricant-and-Fuel-Additives/Viscosity-Modifiers and industrial lubricants at https://www.lubrizol.com/Lubricant-and-Fuel-Additives/Industrial-Lubricant-Additives . 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 .

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 rated the number one workplace by Northeast Ohio’s annual Top Workplaces survey.

Summary of Role:

The Component Science department within R&D supports Lubrizol by invention & synthesis of new specialty-chemicals and technical support of existing products.As a Chemist you are accountable for assisting Research Chemists with the synthesis, analysis and preliminary performance evaluations of new specialty chemicals with unique performance characteristics which meet or exceed constantly evolving application requirements. You will also be responsible for providing technical support to existing technology, and independently running projects when necessary. Successful candidates will have excellent laboratory skills and the capacity to work as part of multidisciplinary teams consisting of chemists, process development engineers, formulators, and business and marketing representatives.Excellent interpersonal, organizational, and communication skills (written and verbal) are essential. Candidates must have a B.S. in chemistry with a minimum of 2 years’ experience in an industrial or academic lab setting.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Prepare new and existing chemical products independently and in conjunction with Research Chemists.

  • Utilize chemical knowledge to help solve technical challenges.

  • Work with business teams and/or customers to develop new technology.

  • Document, interpret and communicate results to colleagues, sponsors and customers.

  • Participate in Lubrizol safety programs and ensure compliance with safety procedures.

Ideal Candidate Profile:

  • B.S. in chemistry from an accredited college or university with a minimum of 2 years’ experience in an industrial or academic lab setting via Internship, Co-op or undergraduate research.

  • Some experience in the synthesis and characterization of organic, polymeric, inorganic or organometallic compounds

  • Ability to work independently and cooperatively in a multidisciplinary environment.

  • Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills

  • Strong interpersonal skills

Interested in all the great benefits that Lubrizol has to offer?

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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 or biking 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 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: Cleveland

Nearest Secondary Market: Akron

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