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Chevron Corporation Plant Operator in San Diego, California

Chevron is accepting online applications for the position of Plant Operator located in San Diego, CA, United States, through June 22, 2021 at 11:59 p.m . (Eastern Standard Time).

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

  • A plant operator must perform all work activities safely to meet operations commitments and maintain terminal records as advised (working with truck drivers, gauging tanks, stock control, waste/regulatory, and inventory reconciliation).

  • Perform the offloading of rail cars. Working closely with the rail company on switching out rail cars.

  • Attend product receipts and assure product integrity standards are upheld.

  • Ensure all work performed adheres to Chevron's Operational Excellent (OE) standards, regulatory, and code requirements.

  • Work closely with the Head Plant Operator and assist in training contractors.

  • May coordinate with Supply Schedulers, suppliers, and transporters for all products.

  • Performs inspections, maintenance and preventive initiatives to ensure accurate operation and environmental integrity.

  • Perform activities in the tank yard and Tank Truck Loading Rack (TTLR) areas (gauging tanks, switching tanks serving TTLR, performing daily inspections, and performing intra-terminal product movements)

  • Actively support Health, Environment, and Safety (HES) processes by accomplishing daily activities within applicable regulations and policies, carrying out duties in an environmentally conscious manner.

Required qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent.

  • Valid Driver's License.

  • Ability to troubleshoot maintenance repairs (mechanically) and requirements that could arise (climbing stairs, working on top of product storage tanks over 20 feet high, and lift 30-35 pounds).

  • Flexible to work on-call, shifts, weekends, holidays, and overtime to support terminal operations, and respond to emergency situations when they arise.

  • Optimally utilizes computer tools.

Preferred qualifications

  • Experience in lubricants, oil, and gas or related petrochemical or petroleum products.

  • Able to work collaboratively with a complementary team of coworkers, contractors, and internal and external customers.

  • Clear and effective interpersonal skills, both oral and written.

Relocation Options:

Relocation options 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.

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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.