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Supervisor Operations
United State Of America
Oct 10, 2017
Salary: Negotiable
Experience 5.0-10.0 years
Job Category Oil and Gas Support Jobs
Employment Type permanent
Industry Refinery,Oil & Gas
Skill Good Communication Skills.
Role Other Oil and Gas Support Jobs
Designation Supervisor
Education B.Sc,High School Diploma
No. of vacancies 1
About Company

Valero Energy Corporation is a gas and oil refining and retail company. The corporate office of Valero is based in San Antonio, Texas. The company came onto the market on January 1, 1980, as a part of the Coastal States Gas Corporation. Valero operates 18 refineries in Canada, the United States, as well as the Caribbean. The combined throughput capacity of the plants is approximately 3.3 million barrels per day. That's what makes Valero the largest refiner in North America.

Job Description

  • Is thoroughly familiar with refinery safety and environmental practices and procedures, and of the safety and environmental hazards of the process materials, chemicals and catalysts in assigned area.
  • Reviews these with operating crews on specific jobs, on shutdown and start-up procedures, and on unusual operations.
  • Directs and supervises the operators in an assigned area and the operations of that area.
  • Ensures that their area follows the operating plan safely, and complies environmentally.
  • Periodically inspects the plant with operators to maintain housekeeping standards.
  • Ensures through the operators that clean up is done after maintenance work, and that conditions that could lead to housekeeping problems are corrected.
  • Ensures compliance with PSM.
  • This includes writing First Reports of incidents, participating in and leading incident investigations and Hazop studies, and both writing and editing operating manuals procedures.
  • Gives direction to operating personnel in assigned area.
  • This includes meeting the operating plan, handling safety and environmental issues, preparing equipment for maintenance, and handling personnel issues.
  • Co-operates with others in implementation of change, e.g. plant improvement schemes, safety suggestions, new procedures and policies, MOCA sign-offs and PSSRs.
  • Gives direction to operating personnel in assigned area.
  • This includes meeting the operating plan, handling safety and environmental issues, preparing equipment for maintenance, and handling personnel issues.
  • Manages training and development of assigned crew, reviews performance, and does performance appraisals.
  • Qualifications:
  • High school diploma or GED required.
  • Associate of Science degree (or higher) in Process Technology with operations experience preferred. 
  • A minimum of 5 years experience related to refinery process and equipment and/or chemical plant experience required. 
  • Knowledge of refinery process, process control methods and control parameters while possessing current knowledge of all operating procedures and Safety, Work and Environmental policies, rules and procedures required.
  • Must have or be able to obtain a TWIC card.

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