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Chemistry Full-Year Internship: Product, Safety and Compliance

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Date: Jan 1, 2018

Location: Wickliffe, Ohio, US, 44092

Company: Lubrizol Corporation

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

Product Safety and Compliance Internships

 

Lubrizol Additives is a pioneering global supplier of chemical additives technologies including additives for engine oils, driveline applications, gasoline and diesel fuel, other 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.

 

The Product, Safety, & Compliance Intern will assist the department in ensuring Lubrizol products comply with applicable hazard communication and chemical control regulations.  This highly interactive internship offers an opportunity to learn more about a career in global chemical regulatory compliance and hazard communication.  

A day in the life

  • Assist in the chemistry evaluations of Lubrizol products and raw materials to support our compliance management program.
  • Assist in the review of toxicology data used in conducting health and environmental hazard assessments.
  • Work with a product safety & compliance specialist to review and accurately record data in our compliance management system.
  • Maintain documents via the product safety & compliance SharePoint site. 
  • Work with a product safety & compliance specialist to implement products of acquired companies into compliance management systems.
  • Generate Material Safety Data Sheets for experimental sample shipments

 

Who are we looking for?

  • The desire and flexibility to commit to a 40 hour work week during the summer of 2018, in addition to a 10-20 hour work week during the fall 2018 and spring 2019 semesters.
  • Currently pursuing a Bachelor’s degree Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Polymer Engineering, Management Information Systems, Statistics, Toxicology, Math, Biology and Environmental Science from an accredited college or university
  • Strong interest in and knowledge of organic chemistry a plus
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications, specifically Excel a plus
  • Professional oral/written communication and interpersonal skills
  • Self-motivated and comfortable working in a team environment

 

Benefits of Lubrizol’s Chemistry Internship Programs:

  • Rewarding your hard work!
    • Competitive pay
    • Holiday pay for holidays that fall within your work period
    • Tuition reimbursement assistance during work sessions
  • Housing assistance and relocation assistance is offered to students with a permanent residence that is 35 miles or more from their assigned work location(s)
  • FUN! We host a variety of events and activities for our students. Past events include a Cleveland Indians game, paid volunteering days, and even a picnic hosted by our CEO!
  • 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.

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 race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.


Nearest Major Market: Cleveland
Nearest Secondary Market: Akron

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