Environmental Specialist

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Date: Nov 20, 2023

Location: Wickliffe, OH, US, 44092

Company: Lubrizol Corporation

About Lubrizol  
The Lubrizol Corporation, a Berkshire Hathaway company, is committed to enabling a sustainable future. Our unmatched science unlocks immense possibilities at the molecular level, driving sustainable and measurable results to help the world Move Cleaner, Create Smarter and Live Better. Our solutions are used by people every day, improving billions of lives around the world. 

We value diversity in professional backgrounds and life experiences. By enabling a consistent, unbiased, and transparent recruitment process, Lubrizol seeks to create a positive experience for candidates so we can get to know them at their best. We recognize unique work and life situations and offer flexibility, ensuring our employees feel engaged and fulfilled in every aspect of life. 


Job Summary: 

  • The Environmental Specialist role will provide environmental compliance support to the site. The Environmental Specialist will facilitate the integration and adoption of environmental compliance activities, procedures, and reporting requirements.



  • Implement environmental programs, processes and polices
  • Lead initiatives in support of the facility’s compliance programs, RC14001 Management System, and facility and corporate goals
  • Lead or assist with focused projects such as permit modifications and renewals for RCRA, Title V and NPDES
  • Provide classroom RCRA training to facility personnel and update course material as needed
  • Provide cross-functional hazardous waste determination support to site departments
  • Track and report environmental performance metrics
  • Lead or assist in incident investigations
  • Participate in internal audits and assist with the development and implementation of corrective actions
  • Ensure all regulatory reporting is completed accurately and on time
  • Stay current on regulatory requirements
  • Develop site specific environmental plans and risk assessments
  • Additional duties as assigned. 


Skills, Experience, and Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in science (e.g., Biology, Chemistry), or engineering (e.g., Chemical, Environmental)
  • 2 or more years of relevant experience
  • Knowledge of regulatory requirements (EPA, DOT, OSHA)
  • Familiarity with NPDES, SPCC and EPCRA regulations and reporting requirements
  • Competent computer skills
  • Sound communication skills both written and verbal


Considered a Plus:

  • Experience writing or updating facility SWPPP or SPCC plans
  • Professional certification preferred (e.g., CHMM)


Working Conditions:

  • Spends 50% or greater of workday in the field
  • Able to climb ladders/stairs be able to lift 50 pounds
  • Able to wear PPE including hard hats, hearing protection, respirators, and safety shoes


What Lubrizol offers:

  • Competitive salary with performance-based bonus plans
  • 401K Match plus Age Weighted Defined Contribution
  • Competitive medical, dental & vision offerings
  • Health Savings Account
  • Paid Holidays, Vacation, Parental Leave
  • Flexible work environment
  • Learn more at benefits.lubrizol.com

If you’re interested in the position, we encourage you to apply. Lubrizol is always looking for candidates who embody our cultural beliefs in everything they do. If you’re All In, Lead Decisively, Take Action, Think External, and can Be Courageous, Lubrizol could be the place for you.

Nearest Major Market: Cleveland
Nearest Secondary Market: Akron

Job Segment: Environmental Engineering, Compliance, Facilities, Law, Scientific, Engineering, Legal, Operations

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