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Chemical Operator

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Date: Jun 16, 2022

Location: Spartanburg, SC, US, 29307

Company: Lubrizol Corporation

Lubrizol Additives is a pioneering global supplier of chemical additives technologies including additives for engine oilsdriveline applicationsgasoline and diesel fuelother transportation related fluids and industrial lubricants. We are committed to providing value to our customers, and we understand that success comes from working together. The Lubrizol Additives team is passionate about what we do. Our customers count on us for trusted expertise,testing confidence, supply assurance and independent strength. We are looking for top talent to help inspire new ideas, create opportunities and enable the advancement of innovative technologies. We offer abundant opportunities for career growth in a challenging, collaborative environment. Learn more about how we are achieving Success Together.





  • Makes and packages batch chemicals for lubricant and personal care industry.
  • Loads/unloads bulk chemical trucks.
  • Reads, understands and follows batch sheets and SOP’s.
  • Communicates information to/from team members during the shift and at the beginning and end of each shift.
  • Works safely and follow ssafety policies.
  • Writes work orders for repairs or suggested improvements.
  • Help ssupervision/management troubleshoot process problems.
  • Enters production data into computer system (SAP)
  • Completes shift log and other check sheets requested by supervisor.
  • Participates in on-the-job training program as trainer and trainee.


Skills, Qualifications, Experience, Special Requirements:

  • High school diploma or equivalent from an accredited source
  • Five (5) years manufacturing experience preferred
  • Good interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to perform math necessary to scale batches and convert inches in a tank to pounds, to gallons of material.
  • Can understand and use percentages and fractions.
  • Ability to troubleshoot equipment and solve technical problems.
  • Ability to learn and use SAP, Microsoft Excel and Word.
  • Must be willing to work rotating shifts.


Physical Requirements:

  • Capable of climbing stairs.
  • Must be able to lift and dump 50 lb bags into reactor opening.
  • Must be able to wear all required PPE including occasional use of full face respirator.
  • Lift 55 lbs up to 20 times per shift
  • Fine Manipulation of hands/fingers
  • Repetitive use of hands/arms
  • Approximate percentage of activities:
  • Walking 30%
  • Standing 30%
  • Sitting 20%
  • Climbing 10%
  • Kneeling 5%
  • Bending 5%

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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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Nearest Major Market: Spartanburg
Nearest Secondary Market: South Carolina

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