Lubrizol Chemical Operator in San Antonio, Texas

Chemical Operator

Lubrizol, a Berkshire Hathaway company, is a technology-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.

Production Operator


This position will report to the Operations Manager, Gilberto Rodriguez. The goals of this position are to provide support in quality initiatives, and manufacturing process within the Elmendorf, Texas facility. Other duties include:

  • Under direct supervision, complete daily batches as assigned per batch ticket instructions.

  • Includes the operation of production equipment such as pumps, blenders, reactors and weigh scales.

  • Must understand and comply with all safety rules and company policies of Lubrizol Oilfield Solutions.

  • Must know the Quality Process and comply with all requirements of the Quality System Manual, Operating and Technical Procedures and Work Instructions.

  • Start and operate various machines and production equipment.

  • Perform required steps from batch tickets.

  • Process blends and mild reactions in vessels.

  • Keep hoses, pumps and vessels clean in between process batches.

  • Prepare product for shipping to include packaging, stenciling and labelling.

  • Assist maintenance with preventive maintenance start-ups and shutdowns.

  • Complete the necessary paperwork to keep materials up to date (batch yield on each completed batch ticket).

  • Work assignments carried out to the highest quality level.

  • Perform various other duties assigned by supervisor within the physical constraints of the job.


  • High school diploma/GED

  • Must be able to read and comprehend critical production documents.

  • Computer skills helpful.

  • Strong communication skills.

  • Able to read and comprehend written instruction and correspondence.

  • Able to read and comprehend critical production documents.

  • Ability to follow oral instruction.

  • A minimum of 1 to 3 years’ experience with production equipment in a chemical manufacturing environment.

  • Ability to work closely with others.


  • HAZMAT DOT training.

  • 40 hour HAZWOPPER training.

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.

Nearest Major Market: San Antonio

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