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Maintenance Technician

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Date: May 11, 2022

Location: Bowling Green, OH, US, 43402-1309

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.


This position will report to the Bowling Green Maintenance Foreman. The goals of this position are to provide industrial maintenance support within the Bowling Green facility.


Other duties include:

  • Perform repairs and maintenance tasks for building and grounds.
  • Perform trouble shooting, maintenance, repairs and replacements for production equipment:
    • Tank service
    • Piping, heat trace and insulation systems
    • Valve replacement and rebuilds
    • Mixers/agitators/pumps/compressors
    • Air Compressors/chillers/boilers systems
  • Service and/or repair seals, gaskets and O-rings.
  • Participate in inventory and recordkeeping.
  • Participate in computer-based training.
  • Repair machine guards and safeties.
  • Continuously improve the quality of individual and group services to meet the facility’s needs in a safe, timely and cost-effective manner.
  • Perform other duties as required and directed by the Maintenance Lead and Maintenance & Engineering Manager.



  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • 1 year minimum of industrial maintenance experience preferred.
  • Ability to work in a safe manner both independently and around others by following all required procedures.
  • Ability to wear a respirator and other protective equipment as required.
  • Must possess valid drivers license.
  • Must exhibit strong organizational skills and be self-motivated.
  • Must follow departmental practices and procedures.
  • Trade skills – piping, welding, rebuild pumps, boiler maintenance
  • Strong mechanical skills - able to use a variety of hand and power tools.
  • Must have strong interpersonal communication skills both oral and written.
  • Must possess good reading skills for drawings, service manuals, and blueprints.
  • Flexibility with schedule and work duties.
  • Pump laser alignment and rotary equipment rebuilding experience are considered a plus.


Working Conditions

  • Willing to work overtime including weekends, holidays and call-ins.
  • Will be subject to extended periods of climbing ladders and stairways, sitting, walking, standing, bending, carrying, pushing, pulling, reaching, moving and lifting.


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.


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Please let us know if you need an accommodation to proceed with your application for a posted job, or with any other aspect of the interview or assessment process.  You can either call 440-943-4200 and ask for Talent Acquisition or send an email to talentacquisition@lubrizol.com. Please note that this phone line and email address are not to be used for checking on the status of an already submitted application and not to be used by third party recruiters.

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