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Occidental Petroleum Corporation

Plant Operator I

Occidental Petroleum Corporation - Sundown, TX

Plant Operator I','00018134','!*!Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: OXY) is an international oil and gas exploration and production company, and its OxyChem subsidiary is a major North American chemical manufacturer. We are one of the largest U.S. oil and gas companies, based on equity market capitalization, with more than 40,000 employees and contractors worldwide. Our greatest asset has been and will continue to be our people. We are looking for an experienced and motivated individual to fill the position of Plant Technician within our Permian EOR Plants group based in Denver City, TX. Essential Job Duties: • Daily operations, maintenance, reporting, and surveillance of natural gas processing plants, amine treating plants, glycol dehydration plants, compressor plants, pipelines, flares, and/or other equipment required to gather, treat, process, sell, and/or dispose of natural gas and gas-related products • Safely load, placard, and transfer custody of product to LPG & NGL trucks • Indirectly oversee and guide the activity of contractors including, but not limited to: instrument technicians, roustabouts, mechanics, electricians, designers, engineering technicians, and other contract personnel • Perform energy control on a wide variety of equipment types, sizes, and configuration • Prepare thorough job plans, isolation plans, and energy control plans for complex maintenance and construction operations performed during plant turnarounds • Provide direction and stewardship of contractors involved in the construction & maintenance of DOT pipelines • Respond to “One-Call” notifications, mark pipelines, participate in job-walks, etc. as needed • Read, calibrate, troubleshoot, and maintain gas & liquid measurement equipment including, but not limited to Smith LPG meters, TotalFlow GFC units, Barton 202-type recorders, etc. • Initiate and follow through on the MOC or “Management of Change” process by completing forms, seeking concurrence, cooperating with the PSM/DOT Coordinator, Engineer, and Production Coordinator(s) as needed to safely execute changes in process plants or piping systems • Test, troubleshoot, and maintain safety systems such as burner-management systems, ESD’s, process alarms, auto-dialers, etc. • Use computers to operate SCADA systems, participate in CBT/WBT education, check email, utilize CMMS (Maximo), research solutions on the internet/intranet • Safely drive and operate a 4-wheel drive automobile • Train & mentor less experienced Technicians and contractors • Respond to callouts and overtime as needed to perform the above • Other roles & duties as determined by the supervisor ','!*!• Strong personal commitment to a clean and safe work place • Team player, self-starter, committed to excellence • Basic math skills • Ability to read, write, and speak English fluently • Clean DMV and valid CDL • Basic computer skills • Some experience or training in an energy-related industry • Willingness to work overtime, weekends, night shifts, and/or rotating shifts as needed

 Additional Desired Qualifications: • HS Diploma or equivalent • Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree in a related discipline • Certificate of completion/graduation from a relevant trade or vocational training center • 5 years of directly applicable experience with little or no supervision • Strong technical and/or mechanical aptitude • Bi-lingual a plus • DOT Pipeline Operator Qualifications to fit above • Previous certification as a PSM-qualified operator of a “PSM-covered facility” • HAZWOPER certification: Awareness, Operations, or Technician level • DOT, CSFM, DOGGR Pipeline integrity management program accountability • Proficiency in a wide variety of computer applications • Technical/engineering or industrial construction background

 Oxy is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Individual with Disability/Veteran Status ','Production Ops','United States-Texas-Sundown','','DOMESTIC','Full-time','Plant Operator I

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Plant Operator I Occidental Petroleum Corporation - Sundown, TX, United States

   

Location: Sundown, TX

Company Profile:
Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: OXY) is an international oil and gas exploration and production company, and its OxyChem subsidiary is a major North American chemical manufacturer. We are one of the largest U.S. oil and gas companies, based on equity market capitalization, with more than 40,000 employees and contractors worldwide.