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Electrical Engineering Co-op (Spring/Summer 2023)

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Date: Nov 5, 2022

Location: Avon Lake, OH, US, 44012

Company: Lubrizol Corporation


The Lubrizol Corporation, a Berkshire Hathaway company, is a market-driven global company serving customers in more than 100 countries. We own and operate manufacturing facilities in 17 countries, as well as sales and technical offices around the world. Through our global sales and manufacturing networks, we are able to deliver the products and services our customers need, where and when they need them.


Electrical Engineering Co-Op (Spring/Summer 2023)


Job Description


The Lubrizol Corporation is looking for highly motivated Electrical Engineering students to start in our Electrical Engineering Co-op Program in the Spring and Summer 2023 semesters. The Avon Lake Electrical Engineering team supports all electrical equipment for the Avon Lake Plant, including power, controls, safety, design, maintenance, and operation. As an Electrical Engineering Co-op you will have the opportunity to learn and understand electrical equipment and systems, collaborate with engineers of other disciplines across the plant in installations and troubleshooting, manage projects, and create documentation.


What will you gain from this opportunity?

  • Experience in the design and maintenance of a wide variety of electrical systems
  • Aid in the installation and modification of new electrical equipment
  • Work with motor controls and the circuit protection of many types of process equipment
  • Potential opportunities to program electrical systems and equipment
  • Update documentation and information
  • Practical experience of troubleshooting and maintenance of electrical and control systems


Who are we looking for?

  • Students currently pursuing an undergraduate degree in Electrical Engineering from an accredited university.
  • Ability to complete three co-op work terms (preferred)
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong problem-solving experience with lateral thinking
  • Self-motivated with the ability to complete tasks under minimal supervision and work as a part of a team
  • Interest in working hands on in the field of systems used in production and pilot buildings 
  • Must be authorized to work in the United States without requiring work authorization sponsorship by our company for this position now or in the future. 


 Benefits of Lubrizol’s Electrical Engineering Co-op Program: 

  • Rewarding your hard work! 
  • Competitive pay 
  • Holiday pay for holidays that fall within your work period 
  • Tuition reimbursement assistance during work sessions 
  • Housing assistance and relocation assistance is offered to students with a permanent residence that is 35 miles or more from their assigned work location(s) 
  • Diverse experiences with the stability of one employer. We ask co-ops to visit one of our many locations across the country for one of their work sessions; this provides a deeper understanding of different businesses, products, processes, and people. 
  • FUN! We have a variety of events and activities for our students. Past events include attending sports events, paid volunteering days, and even a picnic hosted by our CEO! 
  • Grow professionally. All co-ops 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. 
  • Full-time opportunities after graduation. Our engineering co-op program is an important vehicle for hiring full-time engineers at Lubrizol. In fact, more than 70% of co-ops come to Lubrizol after graduation. Two of our most well-known former co-ops include former Lubrizol President's and CEO's. 

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: Cleveland
Nearest Secondary Market: Akron

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