The chemistry between our people, and the enthusiasm that results, help fuel our passion for developing innovative solutions for your company.  

Trust, teamwork and support create a special alchemy that sets Afton apart.

Even more important are the partnerships we forge with our customers. They are based on integrity and inspire effective solutions. We rely on our customers’ willingness to open up and share their needs, aspirations, business issues and goals in the spirit of true collaboration.

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Click here to learn about our Apprenticeships at Afton in the UK.


Automotive Solutions That Drive Change

Thinking of a career in the fast-paced world of automotive technology? At Afton, we combine chemistry, engineering and innovation to create high performance specialty chemicals for on-road vehicles. Watch our video and see how Afton's Passion for Solutions makes today's vehicles better while paving the way for tomorrow's breakthroughs.


Commercial Solutions That Inspire

Interested in a career on the cutting edge of commercial vehicle technology? See our video outlining some of our amazing innovations in specialty chemicals. Learn more about how Afton's Passion for Solutions helps to inspire change and deliver results in everything from heavy duty machinery to buses to farm equipment.


Industrial Solutions That Revolutionize

Industrial machines are the hidden heroes behind the machines you use every day. A career developing specialty chemicals to make these machines run better offers limitless possibilities for invention and discovery. This video shows you just some of the technological advances that are possible as a result of Afton's Passion for Solutions.


When you join Afton Chemical, you join a proud family. 

As a wholly owned subsidiary of NewMarket Corporation, we have a strong history of  innovation and a culture that values our passion for  solutions as much it values our passion for life.

Afton is an equal opportunity employer committed to recruiting, hiring and retaining the most qualified candidates without regard to race, color, gender, national origin, religion, age, disability, genetic information, status as a military veteran or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

Working at Afton

Who We Are - We're a diverse, global family of individuals, who share a passion for developing innovative solutions. We build our professional relationships on respect, integrity and a commitment to safety and quality. Just as these values apply to our professional relationships, they also apply to the way feel about our neighbors and communities.

Our Work - At Afton, our innovative R&D programs lead to global growth. Our lubricant and fuel additives are among the most highly developed and widely used in the petroleum industry. Afton is a recognized and trusted supplier of driveline lubricant additives, engine oil additives, fuel additives and industrial lubricant additives.

Benefits / Compensation - We offer competitive compensation and benefit packages that reflect our commitment to our employees. Our employees are our most treasured asset and we have dedicated resources that allow us to reward our employees for their commitment on an ongoing basis - ensuring our compensation packages are competitive in the industry.

Career Development

Student - Graduation marks a turning point - you have worked hard and earned the opportunity to take the next step by starting your career. With functional areas ranging from engineering, chemistry and finance to business development and marketing, Afton recruits top students from all over the world.

Professional - As Afton continues to grow as a leading provider of fuel and lubricant additives, the need to hire experienced industry experts also increases. Working at Afton gives talented applicants a unique opportunity to work in a friendly, open culture, while producing global solutions based on state-of-the-art technology and innovation.

Changing Careers - Every individual at Afton comes from a different background. The diversity of work experience is what gives Afton employees the ability to see beyond industry standards, and encourages innovation and growth.

Culture Matters

The Right Fit - Our culture defines who we are as individuals and as a company. We encourage a culture of integrity, initiative, innovation and collaboration. It's important to us that our incoming employees are excited about our unique culture and exemplify it in their day to day lives.

Qualities - Are you an innovator? Do you enjoy working with complex situations and developing actionable plans for moving forward? At Afton, we look for candidates who will propel our business forward and who realize that our true success can only be achieved through helping our customers meet their objectives.

Work / Life Balance - We believe that as an employer we have a responsibility to help facilitate a positive work / life balance for all of our employees. Through both global and regional policies, we work hard to maintain an environment that promotes a healthy balance, enabling our employees to live more fulfilling lives outside of the office.