Job Description


Valvoline has been in the car business for more than 150 years, starting with the invention of the world’s first branded motor oil. Today, we’re a global leader in automotive services and lubricants, driven every day by a people-centered focus on innovation and service excellence.

As we often say, it starts with all of our people - and that’s where you come in. We’re looking for humble, hungry and smart people to help us power the future of mobility. If you’re looking for a collaborative and flexible work environment that invests in your growth and success, you’ve come to the right place.

We are seeking an Intern to join our R&D team. In this role you will have the opportunity to:

  • Characterize coolant samples using HPLC, ICP, pH probe, titration, IC, LC, GC, denitometer, refractometer, UV-Vis and Karl Fisher
  • Data entry into QC software
  • Participate in special projects in the lab, including working with automotive chemicals
  • Comply with Valvoline safety rules and EHS policy
  • Help data collection and analysis
  • Help cleaning lab ware and waste disposal


  • Knowledge in general chemistry, math and physics
  • Laboratory experience is a plus
  • Familiar with Microsoft Office Software
  • Good oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to lift 40 lbs.
  • Must be authorized to work in the United States


  • Pursuing Bachelors' (must be enrolled in classes) in Chemical or Science related preferred
  • Completed High School Diploma

Females and minorities encouraged to apply.

At Valvoline, "It all starts with our people." Creating a diverse and welcoming workplace with team members from varied backgrounds and experiences is our highest priority. People of color, women, LGBTQIA+, veterans, and persons with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.

Valvoline provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. Are you good at what you do? Join us.

The Company endeavors to make its recruitment process accessible to any and all users. Reasonable accommodations will be provided, upon request, to applicants with disabilities in order to facilitate equal opportunity throughout the recruitment and selection process. Please contact Human Resources at 1-800-Valvoline or email to make a request for reasonable accommodation during any aspect of the recruitment and selection process. The contact information is for accommodation requests only; do not use this contact information to inquire about the status of applications.

Application Instructions

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