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Engineering Manager, Test Cell Engineering & Maintenance

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Date: May 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.



As the Engineering Manager for Test Cell Engineering and Maintenance in Lubrizol Additives Mechanical Testing Department, you will be accountable for delivering unique value with your teams by designing, implementing, and maintaining testing capabilities across the division that demonstrate product performance and differentiation.


A successful candidate will:

  • Provide leadership and direction to the Data Acquisition and Control, Project Engineering, Instrument Services, and Fabrication teams within the department, ensuring safe operations first plus effective project portfolio, and budget management.
  • Develop individual and group performance objectives and measures for empowered and accountable employee and department growth.  Inclusive of recruiting, onboarding new team members, and technical mentoring.
  • Ensure effective development and management of capital investment and expense/maintenance projects.
  • Drive and provide direction for process improvement, preventive maintenance, standardization initiatives and new technologies, processes and practices that will help improve lab efficiency and effectiveness.
  • Interact with and facilitate sharing of best practices with other support engineering teams at Hazelwood and other Testing Division locations as well as with Wickliffe Facilities Group.


Essential accountabilities are:

  • Actively support HSE processes and initiatives, coach safe behaviors
  • Ensure projects and resources are aligned with business goals
  • Lead, recruit and develop technical team and supervisors to deliver and identify continuous improvement
  • Planning and managing department budget and capital expenditures as part of the local Mechanical Testing Management team


To be successful, we are looking for a candidate who has:

  • Bachelors or Master’s Degree in Mechanical or other relevant engineering field
  • Proven track record of results managing and developing technical teams
  • Project Management experience, with an established track record of successful execution in engineering or construction


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.

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