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Mechanical Engineering Intern (Summer 2023)

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Date: Nov 7, 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.

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.


Mechanical Engineer Intern: Lubrizol Additives R&D (Summer 2023)

Based out of Wickliffe, OH


A day in the life

  • Apply engineering and/or material science skills and knowledge performing tests characterizing wear, friction and tribology phenomena of Lubrizol products
  • Program and operate various test rigs to generate wear and/or friction with minimal supervision
  • Collect data and assist in interpreting results and provide recommendations
  • Design test rig fixtures and oversee their fabrication
  • Communicate progress and results to staff, sponsors and customers
  • Capture research project in written report(s)
  • Maintain a clean and safe workspace, supporting Lubrizol environmental and safety policies
  • Full time (40 hours/week) during summer


Who are we looking for?

  • Currently pursuing an undergraduate degree in mechanical engineering from an accredited college or university
  • Minimum 3 years of engineering course and lab work
  • Inventor design software experience considered a plus
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Demonstrated organization and planning skills
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks and meet deadlines


Benefits of working for Lubrizol

  • Competitive pay
  • Holiday pay for holidays that fall within your work period
  • FUN! We a variety of events and activities for our students. Past events include attending sports events, paid volunteering days, and even a picnic hosted by our CEO!


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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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