The Lubrizol Corporation
Req ID: 26201
Lubrizol, a Berkshire Hathaway company, is a market-driven global company that combines complex, specialty chemicals to optimize the quality, performance and value of customers’ products while reducing their environmental impact. Lubrizol produces and supplies technologies to customers in the global transportation, industrial and consumer markets. These technologies include lubricant additives for engine oils, driveline and other transportation-related fluids, industrial lubricants, and additives for gasoline and diesel fuel. In addition, Lubrizol makes ingredients and additives for home care and personal care products and pharmaceuticals, and specialty materials, including plastics technology and performance coatings in the form of resins and additives.
The Lubrizol Corporation is currently seeking a Senior Analytical Chemist with an expertise in Mass Spectrometry.
As a member of our Applied Sciences team you will provide physical and analytical support to our business units by facilitating or leading efforts relating to product differentiation, fundamental knowledge generation, component development, competitive analysis, and routine testing.
What you will do:
*Maintain familiarity with current literature and recent advances in mass spectrometry *Apply current knowledge of, and lead research efforts in, said field to support the development of new products, fundamental knowledge, and/or business needs *Integrate new technology for new applications and product support *Troubleshoot and maintain test equipment and procedures *Generate, organize, interpret, and report data in support of technical projects and service requests *Perform hands-on research as well as direct and prioritize the work of technical staff *Drive projects from inception through completion *Communicate and interact with a broad range of internal and external customers through technical reports, presentation, and 1-on-1 conversations *Meaningfully convey technical information across departments and divisions *Participate in the recruitment, training, and mentoring of technical staff *Actively participate in Lubrizol safety programs, ensure compliance with safety procedures, and maintain good housekeeping
What you need:
*MS in Chemistry with a focus on Analytical Chemistry *Minimum of 5 years of experience as a Mass Spectrometrist *Demonstrated experience in polymer, surfactant, and/or additive package compositional analysis *Practical experience with a range of mass spectrometry techniques, such as LC-MS, MSn, Ion Trap, and a variety of sources (ESI, APCI, EI, CI, MALDI and TOF-SIMS, etc.) *Experience writing technical reports of publication quality *Demonstrated project management experience including the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously *Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, self-motivated, and well organized *Ability to travel as required (less than 10%)
CONSIDERED A PLUS:
*PhD in Chemistry with a thesis focused on Mass Spectrometry
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Competitive salary with performance based bonus plans
401K Match plus Age Weighted Defined Contribution Plan
Competitive medical, dental & vision offerings
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With multiple facilities in and around Cleveland, Ohio, Lubrizol is located in one of the largest economic regions in the United States. For the last seven years Lubrizol has been named one of the top workplaces in Northeast Ohio, and in 2016 was judged as the number one workplace by Northeast Ohio's annual Top Workplaces survey. Buzzing with business, culture, knowledge and entertainment, Northeast Ohio is a vibrant place for people of all ages and walks of life to live, learn, work and play. This region offers a little bit of everything for everyone - ethnically-diverse communities, affordable housing, award-winning schools and universities, world-class healthcare, indoor waterparks and zoos, ski resorts, museums, halls of fame, one of the longest water-fronts in the country, and the most concentrated square mile of art, cultural, education and health institutions in the nation. From making your heart race at Cedar Point, to attending a professional sporting event or biking or hiking through over the 100,000 acres of state parks, to catching a Broadway show at Playhouse Square - the second largest performing arts center in the country, you can make it happen right here in Cleveland, Ohio.
Lubrizol is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.
The Lubrizol Corporation
Website : http://www.lubrizol.com/
By formulating complex chemicals at the molecular level, Lubrizol engineers and chemists develop additives, ingredients and compounds that amplify the quality and performance of other products while reducing their environmental impact. And those products cover a wide range of applications, including lubricants and fuels, metalworking fluids, performance coatings, inks, personal care and over-the-counter pharmaceutical products, computers, sports gear, high-performance apparel, even ice cream. Lubrizol customers know and value our ability to solve problems, and welcome our eagerness to make their products more marketable -- and their companies more successful.