Starting today, Feb. 22, Chevron began accepting applications for Operator Trainee positions at the Richmond Refinery.
Interested applicants should click here to create a profile and apply. Applications can be submitted through Wednesday, Feb. 28 (no later than 11:59 p.m. Eastern Standard Time/ 8:59pm Pacific Standard Time).
To locate the Operator Trainee positions, select “Find a Job,” click on “United States” then “View & Apply to Job” and search by requisition number 349511.
Those without Internet access at home can use community resources, including the Richmond Public Library, to apply.
Chevron Richmond said “it is our goal to provide employment opportunities to qualified Richmond residents.” The company is working with local unions and funding training initiatives so residents can become job ready.
Applicants for the Operator Trainee position must have a high school diploma or equivalent, be at least 18 years old, and have a valid driver’s license. Applicants must also have their Regional Occupational Program (ROP Process Plant Operator (PPO) certificate or at least two years of relevant work experience (military service included) or an associate’s or technical degree to possibly be selected to participate in the pre-employment test.
The position includes operating process units using a wide range of control systems and equipment such as tanks, mixers, heat exchangers, pumps, furnaces and vacuum systems, as well as operating manual and automatic valves, meters, pumps, and transfer systems that move product between tanks and process units.