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Chevron Corporation Quality Control Operator in Richmond, California

Chevron Products Company, a division of Chevron U.S.A. Inc., is accepting applications for the position of Quality Control Operator located in Richmond, California, through March 31, at 11:59 p.m. (Pacific Standard Time).

Chevron is accepting online applications for the position of Quality Control Lab Operator C, located in Richmond, California

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

  • Position is located in the Richmond Lubricants Plant Laboratory.

  • Supports the operations of the Richmond Lubricants Plant, testing all incoming components needed to manufacture lubricants and all the finished products.

  • Performs routine physical, chemical and spectroscopic tests on finished lubricants, base oils and additives using ASTM or Chevron methods.

  • Performs calibration of instruments to ensure equipment is within tolerance per ASTM.

  • Accurately records test results and verifies them against method precision statements and product or component specification.

  • Receives and assists in obtaining representative samples from railcars, transport trucks, base oil and additive tanks, and finished product tanks for testing.

  • Prepares samples for shipping, making sure that samples are representative of quality required for each shipment.

  • Performs data entry of chemical and physical property into the Formulation and Blending System (SAP).

  • Participates in or conduct SLTs on a monthly basis, adhering to scheduled deadline.

  • Responsible for maintaining lab, warehouse area, and break room cleanliness on a daily basis.

  • Performs other such work as requested by the Senior Quality Control

  • This position requires driving on a routine basis

    Required Qualifications: ​

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent

  • 4 years of work experience

  • Valid Driver's Licenses

  • Must be able to work a rotating 8-hour shift, overtime as required and on-call

  • Demonstrated computer literacy and ability to use Microsoft Word and Excel

    Preferred Qualifications:

  • B.S. degree in Chemistry or other applicable science discipline

  • Minimum of two years working in a laboratory or similar technical environment

  • Knowledgeable with test methods, lab procedures, ASTM and equipment commonly used for Lubricants products

  • Performance/Achievement: Sets high standards of performance for self and own work group

  • Teamwork: Fosters cooperation and collaboration among individuals in a work unit • Ability to perform

  • Ability to have successful working relationships with business partners, both internal and external

  • Experience and aptitude for solving problems

  • Ability to multi-task as well as the ability to organize and prioritize work

  • Ability to operate with minimal supervision •

  • High commitment to safety and protecting the environment

  • Ability to analyze and survey data to draw valid conclusions

    Relocation Options:

Relocation will not be considered.

International Considerations:

Expatriate assignments will not be considered.

Regulatory Disclosure for US Positions

  • The compensation and reference to benefits for this role is listed on this posting in compliance with applicable law. Please note that the compensation and benefits listed below are only applicable for U.S. payroll offers.

  • The anticipated hourly rate for this position is $ 37.94. The selected candidate’s compensation will be determined based on their skills, experience, and qualifications.

  • Chevron offers competitive compensation and benefits programs which includes, but is not limited to, variable pay, health care coverage, retirement plan, protection coverage, time off and leave programs, training and development opportunities and a range of allowances connected to specific work situations. Details are available at

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.

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Chevron Corporation is one of the world's leading integrated energy companies. Through its subsidiaries that conduct business worldwide, the company is involved in virtually every facet of the energy industry. Chevron explores for, produces and transports crude oil and natural gas; refines, markets and distributes transportation fuels and lubricants; manufactures and sells petrochemicals and additives; generates power; and develops and deploys technologies that enhance business value in every aspect of the company's operations. Chevron is based in San Ramon, Calif. More information about Chevron is available at

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.