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Maintenance Craftsman

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Date: Nov 21, 2021

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.

At Lubrizol, our mission is straightforward: We improve lives as an essential partner in our customers’ success, delivering efficiency, reliability or wellness to their end users. Read the cover story in Smart Business Magazine to learn how Lubrizol plans to advance its growth.


TiTT        Title:  Maintenance Craftsman


Department:  LZA Operations Wickliffe                            


Reports to:  Maintenance Supervisor


Job Summary:

The Maintenance Craftsman is responsible for building and grounds maintenance tasks by performing the following duties:


Job Duties:

  • Grounds maintenance:  snow removal, rubbish removal, sprinkler system repair and installation, sewer maintenance, masonary and concrete work.
  • Building maintenance:  painting, carpentry, equipment/furniture moves and set-ups.
  • Operate and utilize tools of the trade including some heavy equipment
  • General repairs and installation of structural components and materials
  • General labor assignments
  • Additional duties as assigned


  • High school or equivalent from an accredited school
  • Minimum of 3-5 years’ experience in general commercial construction (carpentry, concrete, plumbing, roofing, painting)
  • Knowledge of some of the following skills:  drywall, tile, carpentry, masonry, concrete, painting, reading prints and diagrams, tools of the trade.
  • Demonstrates good communication skills and has the ability to work in a team environment and independently
  • Strong dependability
  • Problem-solving skills
  • Customer focused
  • Basic math, reading and comprehension skills
  • Willing to work overtime including weekends, holidays and call-ins
  • Considered a plus:
    • Snowplowing experience
    • Previous chemical plant experience or knowledge of chemical hazards
    • Formal technical/trade schools or certifications
    • Computer skills
    • Previous experience in a team-based work environment

Physical Demands:

  • Frequently required to stand, walk, sit, stoop, kneel, or crouch.
  • Lifting up to 100 pounds.
  • Working on ladders, lifts, pipe racks and in confined spaces.
  • Wearing all required personal protective equipment.

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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