Instrument Technician

Date: Nov 7, 2023

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 an Instrumentation Technician in Lubrizol Additives Mechanical Testing Department, you will be accountable for successful operation of testing equipment that demonstrate product performance and differentiation.  The testing equipment ranges from full scale engines, drive train, and pump rigs to novel rigs in support of thermal management fluids and immersion cooling.


A successful candidate will:

  • Maintain, troubleshoot, repair, calibrate, modify, and install/construct instrumentation equipment and controls
  • Provide technical input regarding design, installation, repair, and safe operation of equipment and systems
  • Work closely with Data Acquisition and Control, Project Engineering, and Fabrication teams to drive standardization initiatives, new technologies, processes and practices that will help improve lab efficiency and effectiveness


Essential attributes are:

  • Commitment to Lubrizol safety practices such as PPE use, safe work plans, etc
  • Self-motivation, teamwork, open communication, resolving problems, concern for others, dependability, punctuality
  • Willingness to work after hours when needed and selected holidays as part of scheduled call-in rotation


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

  • Associate Degree, or enrolled and >50% complete, in accredited Electronic Technology Program; some consideration for related field of study, or equivalent military education
  • Ability to troubleshoot, repair, and calibrate electronic/pneumatic equipment and controls, advanced analytical and laboratory equipment
  • Familiarity with computers, software, computerized control systems and interfacing instrument control systems.
  • Instrumentation metrology and calibration experience



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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