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Chemistry Intern - Summer 2022

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Date: Jan 29, 2022

Location: Painesville Township, OH, US, 44077-1234

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.



Chemistry Summer Internship: Quality Assurance

A day in the life

  • Work directly with quality assurance chemists to qualify new methods of analysis, manage laboratory instrumentation and documentation.
  • Assist in tabulating, interpreting, and communicating the results to QA team.
  • Follow safe laboratory procedures to prepare and analyze blends.
  • Accurately record data and keep an organized laboratory notebook.
  • Communicate results to chemists and give project updates to team members. 


Who are we looking for?

  • Academic Major: currently pursuing an undergraduate chemistry degree from an accredited college or university with a graduation date on or after August 2022.
  • Must be able to commit to at least 12 weeks during Summer 2022.
  • Some experience in preparing and characterizing organic, and/or polymeric chemicals. (e.g. Organic Chemistry Lab)
  • Strong communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills
  • Ability to work independently and cooperatively in a multidisciplinary environment
  • Strong desire to learn
  • Ability to work 40 hours/week during the summer of 2022 in Painesville, Ohio 
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Applications


Benefits of Lubrizol’s Chemistry Internship Programs:

  • Rewarding your hard work!
  • Competitive pay
  • Holiday pay for holidays that fall within your work period
  • 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 hear what other co-ops and interns are doing.



With multiple facilities in and around Cleveland, Ohio, Lubrizol is located in one of the largest economic regions in the United States. For the last seven years Lubrizol has been named one of the top workplaces in Northeast Ohio, and in 2016 was judged as the number one workplace by Northeast Ohio’s annual Top Workplaces survey. Buzzing with business, culture, knowledge and entertainment, Northeast Ohio is a vibrant place for people of all ages and walks of life to live, learn, work and play.  This region offers a little bit of everything for everyone - ethnically-diverse communities, affordable housing, award-winning schools and universities, world-class healthcare, indoor waterparks and zoos, ski resorts, museums, halls of fame, one of the longest water-fronts in the country, and the most concentrated square mile of art, cultural, education and health institutions in the nation.  From making your heart race at Cedar Point, to attending a professional sporting event or biking or hiking through over the 100,000 acres of state parks, to catching a Broadway show at Playhouse Square - the second largest performing arts center in the country, you can make it happen right here in Cleveland, Ohio.


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.


Do You Need Assistance?

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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