Assists with the collection and proper management of inspection and monitoring data associated with environmental monitoring programs, such as leak detection and repairs (LDAR), cooling tower monitoring, storage tank seal inspections, process and waste water sample collection, and RCRA inspections. Ensures that all control, monitoring, recordkeeping, and reporting requirements related to assigned areas of responsibility are satisfied.
Performs leak detection monitoring in specific process units.
Performs daily and quarterly calibration/repairs on OVA gas analyzers.
Conducts first attempt maintenance on leaking components.
Conducts re-monitoring of maintenance attempts on leakers.
Conducts tagging and retagging of components as needed.
Completes paperwork leak logs, purple-tag logs, identification of problem monitoring leakers, maintenance requisitions, delay of repair forms, maintenance work orders, monthly drain inspections, tank seal inspections, etc.
Provides all paperwork needed for monitoring.
Inspects car seals on closed vent systems.
Generates and produces semi-annual reports as needed.
Performs storage tank roof and seal inspections.
Documents and reports any leaks observed by sight, smell, or sound.
Conducts monitoring and provides records on cooling tower emissions.
Assists with regulatory inspections as needed.
Conducts visible emission observations.
Performs ambient air sampling during emergency release incidents, as requested.
Performs waste/wastewater inspections and sampling.
Collects refinery process samples to support regulatory programs.
Assists in the coordination of third-party contractor LDAR monitoring.
Assists with implementation of environmental compliance programs.
Assists with the proper handling and disposal of all wastes (e.g., non-hazardous, hazardous, universal, etc.).
Interfaces with other refinery departments (e.g., Operations and Maintenance) as necessary to ensure refinery compliance with environmental obligations.
This position is salaried nonexempt status, which means you are eligible for overtime pay.
High school diploma or GED required.
3 years of experience as an environmental technician or similar position in an industrial setting required.
Basic skill using Microsoft Office programs (i.e., Word and Excel) required.
Position level and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Valero Energy Corporation, through its subsidiaries, is an international manufacturer and marketer of transportation fuels and other petrochemical products. Valero, a Fortune 50 company based in San Antonio, Texas, with approximately 10,000 employees, is an independent petroleum refiner and ethanol producer, and its assets include 15 petroleum refineries with a combined throughput capacity of approximately 3.1 million barrels per day and 11 ethanol plants with a combined production capacity of approximately 1.45 billion gallons per year. The petroleum refineries are located in the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom, and the ethanol plants are in the Mid-Continent region of the U.S. In addition, Valero owns the 2 percent general partner interest and a majority limited partner interest in Valero Energy Partners LP, a midstream master limited partnership. Valero sells its products in both the wholesale rack and bulk markets, and approximately 7,400 outlets carry Valero's brand names in the U.S., Canada, the U.K. and Ireland.
Valero's employees are the heart of its success, and there is a reason why the company is an employer of choice in the fuels manufacturing and marketing industry. It's not just the excellent benefits package, or the opportunities for personal growth, it's also the caring and committed culture of the organization that makes everyone feel like they're truly part of a team.
About the Bill Greehey Refinery
The Bill Greehey refineries complex in Corpus Christi, Texas, is two plants. Valero commissioned the grass-roots Corpus Christi refinery in 1983, now referred to as the West plant. This facility is considered one of the most complex refineries in the world and specializes in the production of environmentally clean fuels and products, primarily RFG and ultra-low-sulfur diesel. In 2001, Valero acquired a 115,000 barrels-per-day (BPD) refinery, now referred to as the East plant, located less than a mile from the flagship refinery in Corpus Christi. This facility is capable of processing heavy, high-sulfur crude oil into light products, asphalt and petroleum coke. Combined, the East and West plant facilities have a total feedstock throughput capacity of about 370,000 BPD.
Valero is an EEO/AA Employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to legally protected status including sexual orientation, gender identity, Women, Minorities, Individuals with Disabilities and protected Veterans.Position level and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Valero Energy Corporation