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Date: Jun 18, 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.

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.

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Job Description



Job Summary:

The Electrician / HVAC Technician will report to the Instrument & Electrical Supervisor. He/she is responsible for safely installing, repairing & maintaining the Painesville site electrical equipment and systems.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Use of competencies, skills safe work practices in the electrical/HVAC field to install, maintain and repair existing electrical systems and equipment.
  • Work on equipment with operating voltages up to 480V
  • Energeize/De-energize switch gears up to 4160V
  • Work on MCC’s, Motor Starters, Buckets, VFD’s
  • Work on motors ranging in size up to 250HP
  • Work on UPS systems and Generators
  • Work on HVAC equipment
    • Chillers, air handlers, exhaust fans,
    • Small to large appliances
    • Test, charge, evacuate refrigerant
  • Will be expected to keep up to date with the latest electrical/HVAC technology and trade methods while demonstrating quality workmanship.
  • Promote a positive and professional work environment
  • Work at heights
    • Boom lifts, scissor lifts, ladders, etc.
  • Able to drive fork lifts
  • Additional duties as assigned.

Skills, Experience, and Qualifications:                         

  • High school diploma or equivalent from an accredited school.
  • Trade school or equivalent apprenticeship program certification.
  • Minimum one year of electrician experience in the industrial electrical field.
  • Excellent mechanical aptitude.
  • Strong understanding and application of NEC.
  • Skilled in all types of conduit layout, bending, and installation.
  • Solid computer skills.
  • Ability to interpret wiring diagrams and schematics.
  • Knowledge of troubleshooting control circuits.
  • Ability to work in a team based environment.
  • Proven ability to progress and learn in the electrical and HVAC trade.
  • Solid computer skills

Considered a Plus:

  • Experience in trouble shooting and repair of single and 3-phase equipment.
  • Experience working as a journeyman.
  • Knowledge of hazardous location and intrinsically safe writing methods.
  • Experience with installation, troubleshooting, and repair of PLC’s.
  • Certification in Refrigeration & A/C troubleshooting and repair (or working towards certification within 2 years).
  • Experience in troubleshooting and repairing industrial firing equipment, UPS, and generator systems.
  • Experience in Microsoft Office
  • Experience in SAP

Working Conditions:

  • Will be subject to extended periods of climbing ladders and stairways, sitting, walking, standing, bending, stooping, carrying, pushing, pulling, reaching, moving and lifting up to 100 pounds.
  • Presence of nuisance odors from chemical processes, testing facilities, or laboratories.
  • Many areas may be extremely noisy; wear hearing protection as required.
  • Ability to work in inclement weather and plant environment as needed.
  • Ability to work overtime/weekends and call-ins as required.


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.


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