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Process Control Technician

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Date: Jun 29, 2019

Location: Avon Lake, Ohio, US, 44012

Company: Lubrizol Corporation

Lubrizol Advanced Materials is an essential ingredient in improving lives. Our innovative products enhance the shampoos, lotions and soaps you use; the medicine you take; the sports apparel and shoes you wear; the detergents that keep your whites whiter and your colors from fading; the medical devices that speed your recovery and enhance your comfort; the specialty coatings that make your wood furniture, floors and cabinets more durable, more beautiful and more sustainable; and the plumbing systems in your home that will never corrode, pit or scale.  With such a diverse portfolio, Lubrizol Advanced Materials offers unparalleled career growth opportunities for top-talent.  To learn more about each of our core businesses, click on the following links: Engineered PolymersPersonal CareHome CareLubrizol LifeSciencesPerformance Coatings, and Lubrizol CPVC Piping Systems.


Process Control Technician

  • Ensure safe operations by observing all Health, Safety, and Environmental (HS&E) procedures
  • Understand the general concepts of ISO 9001 and cosmetic ingredient GMP
  • Installation, Repair, and Calibration of a variety of Transmitters and Instruments (Pressure,

     Temperature, Flow, and Level) used in Process Manufacturing and Laboratory Areas.

  • Installation, Repair, and Calibration of Control Valves, Actuators, and pneumatic or electric positioners.
  • Maintenance, Repair, and Calibration of Electronic Scales, Process Feeder Systems and Metal Detectors.
  • Maintenance and repair of electrical systems; motors, breakers, drives, etc.
  • Troubleshoot and test control loops, tune and calibrate controllers.
  • Configuration and repair maintenance on DCS and PLC systems.
  • Update required documentation for ISO/PSM and CMMS system as needed.
  • Work with Vendors and Suppliers to specify and procure parts or replacements.  


Skills, Qualifications, Experience, Special Physical Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent
  • Candidates for this position must successfully pass assessment tests and be in good standing.
  • Journeyman in Electronic Instrumentation (equivalent education, training and experience considered).
  • Alternate skill set: Journeyman Electrician with electronic instrumentation/controls experience. (Equivalent experience and education considered).
  • Alternate skill set: HVAC Technician with automation/controls experience.
  • Industrial Instrumentation background and experience.
  • Experienced in DCS and PLC Hardware, Installation and Maintenance.
  • Computer proficiency in software related to the instrumentation trade.
  • Ability to work independently or as a team member.
  • Experience or knowledge of Variable Speed Motor Drives and/or Pneumatic Instrumentation a plus.
  • Take responsibility for own safety and work with minimal supervision.
  • Response to off-shift emergencies, scheduled and unplanned overtime as required.
  • No lifting or respirator restrictions.     
  • Ability to work at heights on ladders or man lifts and in awkward positions on or around industrial equipment. 
  • Ability to lift as much as 70 lbs. using proper lifting techniques; (45 lbs. repetitive lifting) 
  • Ability to operate manlifts, lift trucks, portable or fixed cranes; rigging equipment for removal and servicing
  • Ability to be trained on SAP to a high level of accuracy for data entry.



With multiple facilities in and around Cleveland, Ohio, Lubrizol is located in one of the largest economic regions in the United States.  Buzzing with business, culture, knowledge and entertainment, Northeast Ohio 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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