Job Summary: The Oil Processing Technician processes and treats incoming oil products, monitors product levels, operates cooker tanks, and performs quality control on finished products.
Schedule: 7 am- 4:30 pm for the first 90 days in training, once completed, shift is 12:30 am- 8:30 am
- Heats cooker tanks to desired temperatures as instructed by supervisor.
- Maintains logs of stack & thermo levels of cooker tanks.
- Monitors product levels in tanks.
- Transfers product between tanks as instructed by supervisor and monitors levels
- Operates Gencor thermal heater within design parameters.
- Adds proper amount of desired chemical for treatment as instructed by supervisor.
- Performs sampling from cooker tanks as well as bench scale testing as instructed by supervisor.
- Removes water from cooker tanks and transfers water to treatment tank as instructed by supervisor
- Performs moisture content tests of oil in tanks
- Performs recirculation of oil products in cooker tanks.
- Transfers product from cooker tank to finished product tank.
- Monitors strainers during loading of finished product.
- Performs quality control by collecting sample from tanker trucker/railcar when loading of finished product is complete.
- Records and maintains log of finished product volumes loaded to tanker trucks/railcars.
- Performs water percent test of oil samples as required by supervisor
- Performs monthly maintenance (inspection/cleaning) of Gencor thermal heater.
- Maintains cleanliness of work area and paints area as needed.
- Monitors equipment and reports issues to supervisor.
- Performs additional duties as assigned.
Working Conditions and Physical Effort:
- The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of the job. The noise level in the environment is moderately noisy. The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to sit, use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; and reach with hands and arms. The employee is frequently required to walk, talk or hear.
- Exterior environment involves hazards requiring use of protective equipment that conforms to OSHA regulations and some physical discomfort due to temperature, dust and noise. May be required to work in confined spaces, on ladders and rooftops, and in adverse weather conditions.
- Hazards include possible exposure to toxic, corrosive, or flammable chemicals. Physical demands are described as heavy (exert up to 100 lbs. of force occasionally, and/or in excess of 50 lbs. of force frequently, and/or in excess of 20 lbs. of force constantly to lift, carry, push, pull, or otherwise move objects, including the human body.)
- The technicians work involves being around dangerous equipment. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus. The ability to differentiate color is helpful.
- Technician is expected to extend scheduled working hours to accommodate emergency coverage or complete work in progress.
- Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Cliff Berry Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to that individual's race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.