Feb 13, 2020

High Pressure Process Center Operator

  • Chevron
  • Richmond, CA, USA
Full Time Permanent Production

Job Description

Chevron is accepting online applications for the position of High Pressure Process Center Operator located in Richmond, CA California /United States through February 20,2020 at 11:59 p.m. (Eastern Standard Time).

Responsibilities for this position may include but are not limited to:
  • Operates complex distillation and process laboratory equipment maintaining round-the-clock operations under the direction of the supervisor/lead operator.
  • Laboratory equipment includes large and small reactors, research units, high pressure separators and distillation columns.
  • Operating at elevated temperatures, high pressure and atmospheric pressure.
  • Full participation in Operational Excellence individually, on your crew and the Experimental System Unit team.
  • Work schedule: 12-hour shifts rotating between day shift and graveyard on a refinery operations schedule
  • Operates process units, utility systems, and related equipment in accordance with the requests of research scientists and engineers with oversight of the shift supervisor or lead operator.
  • Ensures equipment is properly inspected to detect any unsafe or improperly functioning equipment.
  • Follows the work of new experiments, new additions or changes to process units and house systems to assure adherence to safe work practices
  • Provides support in sample handling activities for research for internal and external customers and other internal labs.
  • Meets OE objectives and milestones.

Required Qualifications:
  • High School Diploma or Equivalent
  • Minimum of 3 years Research Unit and/or Laboratory Operations experience.
  • Ability to troubleshoot and perform maintenance repairs (mechanically inclined)
  • Must be able to meet all physical requirements of the job including climbing stairs and working on top of product storage tanks over 20 feet high and lift 30-35 pounds.

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Richmond Operations Process or P-Tech school (Refinery Operator Training) experience/attendance
  • Experience with chemicals, heavy oil and distillate research or related materials
  • Knowledge of electrical systems
  • Basic knowledge in MS Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, etc.) and an aptitude for learning new Computer Base Training Packages
  • Strong communication skills
  • Strong commitment
  • Demonstrated ability to develop and maintain strong relationships with key Chevron colleagues outside their immediate work group.

Relocation Options:

Relocation will not be considered.

International Considerations:

Expatriate assignments will not be considered.

Regulatory Disclosure for US Positions:

Chevron is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breast-feeding and related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin or ancestry, age, mental or physical disability (including medical condition), military or veteran status, political preference, marital status, citizenship, genetic information or other status protected by law or regulation.

We are committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. If you need assistance or an accommodation, please email us at emplymnt@chevron.com.

Chevron participates in E-Verify in certain locations as required by law.

Posted Date

Feb 13, 2020