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Corporate Ventures, Strategic Technology & Innovation Internship - Summer 2021

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Date: Feb 10, 2021

Location: Brecksville, OH, US, 44141

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.

At Lubrizol, our mission is straightforward: We improve lives as an essential partner in our customers’ success, delivering efficiency, reliability or wellness to their end users. Read the cover story in Smart Business Magazine to learn how Lubrizol plans to advance its growth.


Summer Internship – Corporate Ventures, Strategic Technology & Innovation 

The Corporate Ventures, Strategic Technology & Innovation internship is for a rising junior or senior in Science or Engineering with an entrepreneurial mindset and an interest in learning about Separation Science.  This position will assist the department in exploring new opportunities for growth in Separations Solutions with focused research around how Lubrizol materials can deliver differentiated performance in this space. This highly interactive internship offers an opportunity to work on a dynamic cross-functional team and learn more about a career in a global specialty chemicals company by contributing to a project in a strategic area of growth for Lubrizol.  

A day in the life

  • Assist the technical team by applying fundamental engineering principles and/or the scientific method to critical questions in Separations Science
  • Work with Lubrizol’s Data Science and Analytics team to perform structured experimental designs
  • Contribute to pilot studies and scale-up efforts
  • Maintain and curate technical data, and document project learnings through technical project documentation and reporting
  • Work with on a cross functional team to deliver on customer goals in targeted application areas
    Who are we looking for?
  • Top students pursuing a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Science or Engineering from an accredited college or university
  • Desire and flexibility to commit to a 40 hour work week during the spring/summer of 2021
  • Strong interest in and knowledge of fundamental engineering principles and basic scientific inquiry
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications
  • Professional oral/written communication and interpersonal skills
  • Self-motivated, inherently curious, and comfortable working in a dynamic team environment
    Benefits of Lubrizol’s Chemistry Internship Programs:
  • 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)
  • Grow professionally. All interns present their work at the end of each work session. This is an excellent opportunity to improve your public speaking skills and showcase your technical abilities.

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.

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