Production Operator

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Date: Apr 1, 2024

Location: Elmendorf, TX, US, 78112-9712

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.


General Profile


The individual filling this role will report to the Production Supervisor.  Individuals are also expected to become proficient in the proper handling and transfer of chemicals, effectively operate control systems, perform process troubleshooting, and to produce a quality product.




•    Be available to work a monthly rotating schedule consisting of one month of days on a M-F 8 hr schedule followed by one month of nights on a 4 day-10 hr schedule and occasional weekends.
•    Produce product by making simple blends and reactions according to the production schedule and product recipe; all made to product specification. 
•    Learn to handle production related equipment such as reactor vessels, storage tanks, drums, totes, pumps and hoses.
•    Safely operate a forklift in a congested area with high foot traffic.
•    Monitor process conditions, equipment, and control systems
•    Keep operating area clean.
•    Serve on teams such as Emergency Response or HSES Team as required.
•    Willing/able to occasionally wear SCBA 
•    Participate in the plant safety discussions. 
•    Use troubleshooting skills to resolve process related deviations and problems.


Knowledge, Skills and Competencies
•    A high school diploma or equivalent from an accredited institution. 
•    Previous production type experience is a plus but is not required.
•    A readiness and willingness to learn our process.
•    Detail-oriented and organized.
•    Some general mechanical understanding.
•    Basic computer skills including Microsoft Office and ability to learn SAP.
•    Good communication skills.
•    Ability to work with different job functions cohesively. 

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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