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Date: Aug 12, 2018

Location: Bowling Green, Ohio, US, 43402

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: Estane® Engineered PolymersPersonal CareHome CareLubrizol LifeSciencesPerformance Coatings, and Lubrizol CPVC Piping Systems.


Chemical Operator

This position will report to the Bowling Green Production Lead Operator, Plant Foreman, and Manufacturing Manager. 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 following manufacturing procedures.
  • Make additions to the blend, reactor and storage vessels based from instructions provided by QC lab.
  • Sample blend, reactor, or storage vessels as needed.
  • Fill and label drums, or totes, with finished products from blend, reactor, or storage vessels following SOPs.
  • Operate forklift, as needed, throughout the shift
  • Move drums of materials on a drum cart, or by other approved methods.
  • Load finished materials onto a tank truck following all established SOPs.
  • Unload raw materials from a rail car following all established SOPs.
  • Complete all tasks wearing the proper PPE in accordance with the HMIS system.
  • Maintain proper paperwork.
  • Maintain good housekeeping of work area and plant.
  • Assist and adhere to Lubrizol’s cultural beliefs. (All In, Lead Decisively, Take Action, Think External, Be Courageous) 
  • Perform other duties as required and directed by Manufacturing Manager, Plant Foreman, or Production Lead Operator.



  • High School diploma or Equivalent.
  • Must possess basic mathematical aptitude.
  • Must have a valid driver’s 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 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: Toledo
Nearest Secondary Market: Cleveland

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