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Date: 08-Jun-2022

Location: Hazelwood, DER, GB, DE56 4AN

Company: Lubrizol Corporation

Lubrizol, a Berkshire Hathaway company, is a market-driven global company that combines complex, specialty chemicals to optimise 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.


Fluid Technician 

Location: Hazelwood, Derbyshire


Lubrizol are looking to recruit a Fluid Technician to join the Blend Test Services Team. 


In this role the successful candidate will be responsible for conducting assigned processes according to the requirements of the Health, Safety & Quality systems and in line with business and department needs and the Division objectives.


In this role you will: - 

  • Observe good housekeeping and good laboratory practice at all times. Follows correct safety procedures, reports unsafe practices.
  • Perform established procedures as assigned by Manager. Responsible for maintaining equipment and supplies.
  • Ensure that equipment is serviced and maintained in good working order and is calibrated as appropriate.
  • Validate output prior to releasing to next stage of process, e.g. reports and acts on blend separation, reports and acts on suspected material quality issues.
  • Develop knowledge of Lubrizol systems, and is able to use those appropriate to role i.e. S/I functions.
  • Developi knowledge of Market Segments and their requirements.


To be sucessful you will have: -

  • Work place experience preferably in an operational / laboratory environment.
  • Good PC skills.
  • Good level of awareness of HSE issues.
  • Applies logic and fundamental lab / operational principles and practices
  • Familiar with basic principles of assigned activities.
  • Knowledge of LZ culture, organization, and systems, as related to specific work area.



We offer a comprehensive benefits package including discretionary annual bonus, competitive pension scheme and private medical cover.


Lubrizol will support you to develop your own skills and progress as part of a global organisation.

Together, we are Lubrizol: Where science excels, and people make a difference


It’s an exciting time to be part of Lubrizol.  Lubrizol is not staying put. We are continually learning and evolving.  Our passion delivers our success — not only for Lubrizol but for those who count on us every day: our employees, customers and communities.  We are talented people working together to solve problems and improve lives through science. We are making a difference, and we will never stop pushing to do it better.


Lubrizol is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from a diverse range of applicants. All applicants will be considered entirely based on their relevant merits and abilities.



The European marketing and technical centre Lubrizol Hazelwood supports an extensive range of clients and Original Equipment Manufacturers across the globe. 

The Hazelwood site is located in a rural setting around 8 miles from Derby City centre.  With a vibrant and constantly growing list of things to do and see, the city offers something to suit all tastes.  Be it lively nights out, a thriving live music scene (Derby recently won the title of ‘the city of festivals!’) an abundance of shops and restaurants, or indeed, getting involved in sports at the Ipro Arena, or the newly opened Velodrome, the choice is endless.  If you prefer more peaceful surroundings the beautiful Peak District is right on the doorstep, offering amazing scenery, idyllic country pubs, and fantastic opportunities for outdoor pursuit enthusiasts.

You will find that Lubrizol offer a wealth of career and development opportunities.  We employ the very best talent and strive to offer our employees the opportunity to grow and learn.

There is something for everyone who lives and work here……

To learn and see what it is like to work here at Lubrizol Hazelwood, please view our video.

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