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Refinery Operator

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Location: Newark, CA, United States
Date Posted: Nov 29, 2022
Category: Rerefinery Equipment Operators
Job ID: 118147

Job Description

The Opportunity:

Our Newark, CA location is currently seeking a Refinery Operator to staff our reopening refinery. The Refinery Operators are responsible for tank re-refinery process operations, recording tank gauge readings and for completing tank transfers and other associated paperwork along with assisting other team members when required.

This position is a Union opportunity. This location will require flexibility in schedule as we will likely operate 12-hour shifts with a rotating day off schedule, switching between nights and days.

Pay: $36.41 set by Union contract

Why work for Safety Kleen?

  • Health and Safety is our #1 priority and we live it 3-6-5;
  • Comprehensive health benefits available;
  • Company paid certifications, licenses and training;
  • Competitive hourly wages with opportunity for overtime;
  • Positive and safe work environments;
  • Opportunities for growth, development and internal promotion.

Key Responsibilities:  

  • Ensures Health and Safety is the number one priority by complying with all safe work practices, policies, and processes and acting in a safe manner at all times;
  • Samples process streams and assists with tank farm operations;
  • Gauges all process tanks every hour;
  • Completes tank transfers to control inventory;
  • Obtains routine process samples to verify product quality;
  • Switches and changes process filters;
  • Assists other operators;
  • Completes housekeeping tasks within the refinery;
  • Loads and unloads tanks. 

What does it take to work for Safety Kleen?

  • Previous experience working in a labor-intensive role is required;
  • Previous production /manufacturing experience is preferred;
  • Previous years of refinery operations experience is an asset;
  • Previous forklift experience is an asset;
  • Valid driver’s license is preferred. 

Safety-Kleen Systems, a Clean Harbors company, has a commitment to excellence deeply rooted in a strong sense of tradition. Our entire business model revolves around keeping North American businesses green. We generate more than $1.2 billion in annual revenue as a world-class environmental service organization and market leader in industrial hazardous waste management, parts-cleaning technology, and oil re-refining. We collect over 200 million gallons of used motor oil each year and we have the largest re-refinery capacity in North America allowing us to re-refine more than 150 million gallons each year.  

Every day, we help our customers resolve their waste management needs and reduce their carbon footprint. PROTECTION. CHOICES. PEOPLEMAKE GREEN WORK ™

We thank all those interested in joining the Safety-Kleen team; however only those that complete the online application and meet the minimum job qualifications will be considered for this role.

Safety-Kleen Systems, a Clean Harbors company is a Military & Veteran friendly company. 

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