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Chemistry Intern - Toxicology and Product Safety (Summer 2023)

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Date: Nov 12, 2022

Location: Wickliffe, OH, US, 44092

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 Intern - Toxicology and Product Safety (Summer 2023/Full-Year Flexible Terms)

Based out of Wickliffe, OH or Brecksville, OH 


Job Description


The Toxicology and Product Safety Internship is for the rising junior or senior with a passion for Toxicology or Pharmaceutical Sciences.  This position will assist the department in ensuring Lubrizol products comply with applicable hazard communication and chemical control regulations.  This highly interactive non-lab internship offers an opportunity to learn more about a career in global chemical regulatory compliance and hazard communication.   Take this opportunity to stand out and be a leader!


A day in the life

  • Assist in the review of toxicology data used in conducting health and environmental hazard assessments
  • Assist in the chemistry evaluations of Lubrizol products and raw materials to support our compliance management program.
  • 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 industrial toxicologists to establish testing protocols for Lubrizol products.
  • Work with hazard classification specialists in the assessment of toxicology data to determine global classifications.



Who are we looking for?

  • Top students pursuing a Bachelor’s degree Toxicology (or related science) from an accredited college or university
  • Desire and flexibility to commit to a 40 hour work week during the summer of 2023 and part time during the school year 
  • Strong interest in and knowledge of toxicology
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications
  • 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 Guardians 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.


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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 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.

Nearest Major Market: Cleveland
Nearest Secondary Market: Akron

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