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Posted: Saturday, February 3, 2018 2:31 AM

Chevron Corporation is one of the world s leading energy companies. Headquartered in San Ramon, California, and conducting business in approximately 180 countries, the company is engaged in every aspect of the oil and natural gas industry, including exploration and production; refining, marketing and transportation; chemicals manufacturing and sales; and power generation.
Chevron Products Company is accepting online applications for the position of Refinery Machinist located in the Richmond, California Refinery through February 16, 2018.
A Refinery Machinist will perform a variety of maintenance, repair and construction type of work in the field and shop settings of the refinery, requiring journey-level skill. Qualified successful candidates will perform duties such as fabrication of parts, operating machine tools such as lathes, mills, drills, use of precision tools, balancing of components, removal and installation of new/existing equipment, rigging, reverse and/or laser alignment. This position works with other Maintenance crafts, Reliability, Operations and Technical groups on a daily basis. As a 24/7 operating refinery, working overtime, weekend, holiday and shift work is required.
**Key Job Responsibilities for this position may include but are not limited to:**
+ Machinists are responsible for proper performance of work within reasonable time limits and in accordance with established procedures, regulations, safe practices, and all applicable codes
+ Works in Process Plant and Machine Shop environments
+ Performs troubleshooting, preventive, predictive and corrective maintenance activities
+ Disassembles, fabricates, assembles and installs equipment and machinery as required
+ Maintains and repairs steam and mechanical drive systems such as steam turbines and electric motors
+ Maintains and repairs process equipment such as valves, pumps, compressors
+ Ability to safely and effectively utilize hand, power and precision tools. Makes necessary craft computations and uses a computer
+ Ability to read mechanical drawings, blueprints
+ Must be able to take initiative and work independently. Has ability to plan and organize own work
+ Responsible for estimating labor and materials and for the safe and economic use of resources
+ Looks for and acts on opportunities to increase efficiency and reduce costs
+ Ability to display a comprehensive understanding of refinery policies and procedures
+ Ability to grasp complex issues and apply good problem solving skills to develop recommendations/solutions
+ Build positive working relationships with operators and other crafts, both internally and externally to Chevron
+ This position requires driving on a routine basis **Required Qualifications:**
+ High School diploma or equivalent
+ Valid Driver's License
+ Journey-Level Machinist or Millwright Must be able to provide proof
+ Ability to communicate across all levels of the organization including Technical, Operations, and Maintenance
+ Candidates must demonstrate knowledge of safe work practices and maintain a personal commitment to Incident and Injury Free Operations
**Preferred Qualifications:**
+ Refining or Petrochemical experience
+ Pump and turbine or machine tool experience
+ Laser alignment or reverse alignment qualified
**NOTE:** **If selected to participate in the Pre-employment testing process with Chevron, you will be required to take the following battery of STANG timed tests:**
** ** **Craft Specific Aptitude Assessment**
Measures the ability to read, understand, and use information in graphs, charts, tables, and written passages to solve problems and apply general craft knowledge and principles to understand and implement solutions to various situations.
** ** **Hands on Skill Assessment**
Measures the demonstrated abilities and knowledge of the Machinist fundamentals.
Chevron's tests are focused on industrial aptitudes. Candidates should focus on their abilities, reading comprehension, understanding information in tables and graphs, and understanding industrial math.
**This job is a Safety Sensitive Position and is subject to Random Drug/Alcohol testing in addition to pre-employment background checks.**
**Relocation Options:**
Relocation will not be considered.
**International Considerations:**
Expatriate assignments will not be considered.
Chevron regrets that it is unable to sponsor employment Visas or consider individuals on time-limited Visa status for this position.
**Chevron is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.**
Regulatory Disclosure for US Positions:
Chevron is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status, or other status protected by law or regulation.
Chevron participates in E-Verify in certain locations as required by law.
Associated topics: customer service, diagnose, machine repair, maintenance, maintenance technician, millwright, repair, service technician, troubleshoot, upgrade


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