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Co-op - Maintenance Electrical Engineer

Location US-IL-Sauget


Afton Chemical Corporation develops and manufactures:

  • Petroleum additives that help fuels burn cleaner and more efficiently, engines run smoother, and machines last longer.
  • Performance fuels and refinery additives such as gasoline performance additives, diesel fuel additives, lubricity improvers and cold flow improvers.
  • Driveline products such as automotive gear oil and automatic transmission fluids.
  • Engine oil additives for passenger cars, heavy-duty diesel engines, and railroad and marine diesel engines.
  • Industrial products such as anti-wear and R&O hydraulic oils, industrial specialty chemicals, industrial gear oils and grease.

This co-op position will provide technical assistance and be the maintenance liaison with plant engineering.


  • Update and create E&I technical documentation(Spec sheets, loop drawings, electrical schematics, etc) based on field verifications.
  • Lead storeroom inventory improvement project to include critical spares and Bill Of Material(BOM) creation in SAP.
  • Run Maintenance SAP reports to pareto the data and identify high maintenance cost pieces of equipment.
  • Participate in Maintenance reliability improvement projects based on failure analysis results.
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • Working towards Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering preferred. (four year college or university)
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications.
  • Good working knowledge of National Electrical Codes.
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • Experience with MicroStation or AutoCAD software preferred.

Competency Statement(s)

  • Accurate - Ability to perform work accurately and thoroughly.
  • Ambition - The drive to achieve personal advancement.
  • Communication, Oral - Ability to communicate effectively with others using the spoken word.
  • Communication, Written - Ability to communicate in writing clearly and concisely.
  • Conceptual Thinking - Ability to think in terms of abstract ideas.
  • Enthusiastic - Ability to bring energy to the performance of a task.
  • Ethical - Ability to demonstrate conduct conforming to a set of values and accepted standards.
  • Organized - Possessing the trait of being organized or following a systematic method of performing a task.
  • Responsible - Ability to be held accountable or answerable for one’s conduct.
  • Time Management - Ability to utilize the available time to organize and complete work within given deadlines.
  • Responsible Care; EHS Management-Employ equipment, practices, and procedures which promote a healthy, safe, and secure work environment. Regulatory/Legal compliance.
  • Process Safety Management-Working knowledge of OSHA 1910 standard for Process Safety Management.
  • Emergency Response-Includes both internal and external response to plant


Afton Chemical supports global operations through its corporate headquarters in Richmond, Virginia, and operates globally through local offices, research facilities and manufacturing plants strategically located throughout the world.

We offer competitive pay, excellent benefits including medical, dental, vision, 401K matching contributions, life insurance, short-term and long-term disability, and a casual working environment.



Equal Opportunity Employer


An Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to the individual’s race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, religion, age, disability, genetic information, status as a military veteran or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.


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