Chevron Corporation Operator Trainee in El Segundo, California
Chevron is one of the world's leading energy companies, with approximately 48,000 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.
Chevron is accepting online applications for the position of [[title]] located in El Segundo, CA through September 27, 2019 at 11:59 p.m. (Eastern Standard Time).
Responsibilities for this position may include but are not limited to:
Serves as an Operator Trainee at the El Segundo Refinery
Operates on shift, assigned processing, treating, and/or stock handling equipment either manually or with instrumentation
Operates furnaces, pumps, compressors that process raw materials, feedstocks and product transfers
Performs other assigned duties such as maintenance, repairs, housekeeping and emergency response requirements
This position requires driving on a routine basis
High School Diploma or Equivalent
Minimum of two years of any type of work experience. Military experience is counted as work experience.
Valid Driver's License
Must be able to work a rotating 12-hour shift, overtime as required and on-call
This is a Safety Sensitive Position. Candidates must demonstrate personal commitment to Incident and Injury Free Operations with a proven track record in Safety and Reliability.
Associate's/Technical Degree from a Process Technology Program
Previous Operating or Refinery Experience
Demonstrates knowledge of the assigned processing unit and has the ability to relate it to others
Displays a comprehensive understanding of refinery policies and procedures
Demonstrates ability to be a problem solver
Able to grasp complex issues and apply good problem solving skills to develop recommendations/solutions
Able to remove roadblocks and consider alternative approaches to arrive at workable solutions
Looks for opportunities to increase efficiency and reduce costs
Able to build rapport and establish positive working relationships both internally and externally to Chevron
Efficiently and effectively takes actions to meet customer needs
Responds and follows up on requests quickly and efficiently
Uses feedback to monitor and address customer concerns
Ability to work closely within a group and with other departments to set priorities, coordinate and follow up on business objectives
Ability to effectively utilize computer tools
Must be able to work independently, take initiative and act on opportunities
Ability to plan and organize own work
Ability to multi-task with changing priorities and assignments
If selected to participate in the Chevron IAB on-line test, you will be required to take the following battery of tests:
Industrial Information Test
Measures the ability to read, understand, and use information in graphs, charts, tables, and written passages to solve problems.
Mechanical Aptitude Assessment
Measures the ability to apply general mechanical principles to understand and solve problem situations.
Workplace Attitude and Behavior Inventory
Measures personal characteristics important to success in the job applied for.
You will be immediately directed to the testing portal upon submittal of your application, at which point you will have 72 hours to complete the on-line assessment. The duration of the assessment is approximately 2 hours. The assessment can also be accessed from your Chevron profile under “Job Management” or via the link sent to your email.
Your assessment score will be valid for 365 days from the day you complete your on-line assessment.
Chevron's tests are focused on industrial aptitudes. However, Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery (ASVAB) test preparation guides may be helpful in preparation for these tests. Candidates should focus on mechanical aptitude, reading comprehension, understanding information in tables and graphs, and understanding industrial math.
Relocation will not be considered within Chevron parameters.
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.
Chevron participates in E-Verify in certain locations as required by law.