Chevron Corporation Fixed Equipment Inspector in El Segundo, California

Chevron is one of the world's leading energy companies, with approximately 60,000 employees working in countries around the world. We explore, produce and transport crude oil and natural gas; refine, market and distribute fuels and other energy products; manufacture and sell petrochemical products; generate power; and develop future energy resources, including biofuels and geothermal energy.

Chevron is accepting online applications for the position of Fixed Equipment Inspector located in El Segundo Ca Refinery , / through June 20, 2018 at 11:59 p.m. (Eastern Standard Time).

Requisition ID #371209

Responsibilities for this position may include but are not limited to:

  • Serve as a member of the Fixed Equipment Inspection Group at the Chevron El Segundo, California Refinery. This team provides inspection services to all process Plants and off plot facilities in the refinery.

  • Ensure the safe and reliable operating condition of fixed equipment through scheduled inspections and guidance on high quality repairs that meet corporate and code requirements.

  • Report to the Fixed Equipment Inspection Team Lead at the refinery.

  • Plan, coordinate and perform required internal and external compliance inspections for tanks, vessels, columns, and piping at code and jurisdictional mandated intervals.

  • Provide guidance on required equipment repairs to meet both corporate and code requirements.

  • Implement and maintain equipment reliability plans and a risk based inspection (RBI) methodology for assigned area. Provide updates to both when process conditions dictate or inspection related updates are needed.

  • Participate in design reviews for new construction and equipment to ensure it meets company and code requirements as well as Design for Reliability factors.

  • Participate in shutdown inspection scope planning. During turnarounds, manage inspection requirements such as internal inspections, defining required repairs, and NDE scheduling and validation

  • Intermittent travel with possible nights and weekend work hours based on refinery needs

  • Maintain inspection data, master equipment list, records, and recommendations in computer based reliability data management applications (i.e. Meridium).

Required Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or equivalent.

  • Minimum of 10 years refinery experience with 5 years working as an API-510/570 Inspector.

  • NBIC commission. Will consider API certifications & technical experience.

  • Demonstrated knowledge of refinery corrosion mechanisms

  • Demonstrated Knowledge of basic metallurgy

  • Demonstrated knowledge of basic welding applications

  • Experience performing on-stream & shutdown inspections of refinery equipment and piping.

  • Demonstrated ability to perform, interpret, and analyze Infrared Thermography

  • Demonstrated ability to perform, interpret and analyze conventional and digital radiography

  • Demonstrated strong computer skills related to maintaining Inspection Database and analyzing CM data.

  • Knowledge of fixed equipment design and maintenance practices in processing facilities

  • Knowledge of fixed equipment inspection requirements and practices, non-destructive examination technologies and interpretation and analysis of inspection data

  • Basic knowledge of refinery process units operations

  • Demonstrated leadership abilities

  • Strong oral and written communication skills.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • API certifications ( API -570, 510 and/or 653)

  • ASNT TC-1A Level II Non Destructive Examination Ultrasonic Thickness, Magnetic Particle Testing , Penetrant Testing, and Radiographic Testing certification

Relocation Options:

Relocation may be considered within Chevron parameters.

International Considerations:

Expatriate assignments will not be considered.

Chevron regrets that it is unable to sponsor employment Visas or consider individuals on time-limited Visa status for this position.

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, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status, or other status protected by law or regulation.

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