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Technician I

Groves, TX 77619

Posted: 08/17/2022 Employment Type: Contract Job Category: Construction Management Job Number: 490974 Is job remote?: No Country: United States

Job Description

  • Requires an Respirator Fitness Physical
  • Role does require basic math skills, and the ability to obtain a Hazwoper40, and 20 hour Refinery Safety Overview. 
  • The role will monitor the levels pressures and temperatures of equipment, and record levels at regular increments.
  • This role requires standard drug screening and criminal background check.
  • Shift will start as Mon-Fri 7PM to 4PM for training. The site does not always operate 24 hour shifts, but the plant can change production to 7X24 without notice.

Job Summary:
  • The Operator operate(s) and maintain(s) sludge, de-watering treatment, processing, disposal and testing equipment in refinery/industrial facility to meet customer specifications under direct supervision.

Primary Responsibilities:
  • Must consistently demonstrate the ability to learn and independently operate assigned machines and equipment meeting or exceeding processing and quality targets.
  • Must demonstrate ability to learn and independently operate equipment such as pumps, centrifuges, valves, mixers, conveyors, blowers, dryers, chemical feed, odor control, disinfection equipment, sludge processing filters, measuring/control devices, testing equipment and material handling equipment.
  • Must demonstrate ability to work in a team environment and willingness to assume additional or new responsibilities readily.
  • Under Supervision perform the following: keep the work area neat and clean; collect liquid and solid samples and perform routine sampling testing; log and record process readings; perform unit rounds; assist in facility equipment preventative maintenance; and assist in general maintenance of facility equipment.
  • Diagnose basic operational problems and take corrective action per procedures.
  • Verify and report suspected malfunctions and variances to supervisor or designee and take corrective actions.
  • Maintain a safe, neat and clean work environment this includes: work area and equipment.

  • High School diploma or GED.
  • Valid Driver’ s License and maintain throughout employment.
  • Effective communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Read and understand instructions/signs/directions in English.
  • Proficient mathematical skills; attention to detail and follow up.
  • Able to focus and observed instrument screens for periods of time.
  • Proficient using PC, word processing and email software.
  • Pass drug screens, physical and safety sensitive background check.
  • Work effectively in diverse team environments that are dynamic.

Physical Requirements:
  • Wear required personal protective equipment including; clothing, gloves, respirators, safety glasses, foot protection and hard hat.
  • Enter and exit company vehicles without assistance.
  • Lift, push, pull or carry up to 50 lbs; and up to 100 lbs. with assistance.
  • Sit or stand periodically and for extended periods of time; climb ladders and stairs, reach below knees and above shoulders; kneel and crawl to access work areas.
  • Stand, walk, bend, stoop; reach forward and grasp.
  • Balance while walking on wet and slick surfaces, metal grates, narrow platforms/pathways, gravel and uneven surfaces.
  • Able to walk across pathways with open enclosures at heights of 10 to 25 feet.
  • Work in loud, cold, hot, wet and dry environments; both indoors and outdoors in inclement weather.
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