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Date: Mar 17, 2018

Location: Bowling Green, Ohio, US, 43402

Company: Lubrizol Corporation

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.

Chemical Operator


This position will report to the Bowling Green Production Lead Operator. The goals of this position are to produce finished goods through blending, reacting, and packaging materials within the Bowling Green facility.


Other duties include:

  • Charge the blend and reactor vessels with raw materials from dedicated storage tanks using dedicated piping.
  • Charge the blend and reactor vessels with raw materials from totes and /or drums that require a portable pump and hoses to be set up.
  • Charge raw materials to the blend, reactor and storage vessels from bagged material.
  • Make additions to the blend, reactor and storage vessels based from instructions provided by QC lab.
  • Sample blend, reactor, or storage vessels as needed using sample jars.
  • Fill drums or totes with finished products from blend, reactor or storage vessels requiring a portable pump with hoses to be set up.
  • Palletize drums to be filled.
  • Properly label all drums and/or totes completed.
  • Drive a forklift as needed throughout the shift
  • Move drums of materials on a drum cart or by rolling them as needed.
  • Load finished materials onto a tank truck requiring hoses to be connected, climbing on top of the tank truck.
  • Unload raw materials from a rail car requiring hoses to be connected and climbing on top of the rail car.
  • Complete all tasks wearing the proper PPE in accordance with the HMIS system.
  • Maintain proper paperwork.
  • Maintain good housekeeping of work area and plant.
  • Perform other duties as required and directed by Plant Foreman or Production Lead Operator.



  • High School diploma or Equivalent.
  • Must possess basic mathematical aptitude.
  • Must have a valid drivers license.
  • Knowledge and experience in chemical manufacturing processes.
  • Consistent standing and walking throughout 12-hour shift.
  • Additional physical requirements include lifting of up to 50lbs. throughout shift, climbing stairs and ladders.
  • SAP Experience considered a plus.


All candidates applying for this position will be required to take a safety assessment, reading comprehension and a math assessment. The candidate must score higher than 72% on each assessment to be in consideration for this position.



Bowling Green is in the heart of culturally rich Northwest Ohio. The Bowling Green community has a small town feel with big city amenities. There are countless local restaurants and eateries to choose from and a vivacious nightlife with different scenes to fit practically anyone. The city is home to Bowling Green State University where one can not only get a top-notch education, but also attend diverse sporting and entertainment events.  Several Northwestern Ohio Universities have competitive athletic teams that make it a great area for sports fanatics to live in. Our facility is in the perfect location for taking a day trip or short weekend trips.  To our north is Toledo, home to the Mud Hens baseball team, the Walleye hockey team, and the Huntington Center, a facility known for housing concerts, sporting events, and different event expos or visit the Toledo Zoo or Toledo Museum of Art. To our east is the Sandusky area featuring Cedar Point and Put-In-Bay.  Just south of Bowling Green is Findlay, Ohio where one can visit an annual Hot Air Balloon festival and is home to University of Findlay.  Interspersed between these areas are many annual festivals, Metro Parks, bike trails and of course the Maumee River and Lake Erie to enjoy. There are attractions in and around Bowling Green to fit everyone’s liking!


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: Toledo
Nearest Secondary Market: Cleveland

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