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Updated 1 hour ago

Process Technology - 9151 Replies

[QUOTE who="Lead Process Tech in Morrow, Georgia"]Got invite today. Do you know there hiring process[/QUOTE] Yes it's basically a mechanical...


Updated 13 hours ago

Beaumont Valero/ Exxon offers/ emails - 24 Replies

has anyone heard from Exxon about hiring in Beaumont Baytown recently

Mc squared

Updated 3 days ago

Tesoro in Wilmington, CA - 362 Replies

Has anyone taken the interview for i&e mechanic at chevron el segundo? What do they ask and expect?

Mc squared

Updated 3 days ago

Valero operator test - 1375 Replies

Has anyone taken the interview for i&e mechanic for chevron el segundo? What can I expect? What questions do they ask?

Sic'Em Bears

Anyone did the HUET for offshore already?

If you have, could you tell me about it? I've heard that you can pass it without knowing how to swim as long as you can stay calm underwater and...

Chemical Operator guy

Oxy in Ludington

Applied for the Chemical Operator position in November. Received an invitation to take the technical test in December. Received an email yesterday...


Updated 13 days ago

Testing for ExxonMobil - 115 Replies

[QUOTE who="Prior Air Force in Nederland, Texas"]Greetings All! Quick question, but first some back history. I opted for the early Military...


Updated 14 days ago

phillips 66 - 4 Replies

[QUOTE who="jayson in Los Angeles, California"]Passed the test waiting to see if i get in interview. Reason for delay is the union is going through...


Updated 21 days ago

nustar - 1 Reply


Sic'Em Bears

Updated 1 month ago

Process Operator - 1 Reply

[QUOTE who="Prospect1 in Bellaire, Texas"]Just booked an interview slot with Exxon MBPP. Does anyone know what the starting hourly pay is. Also has...

Sic'Em Bears

Is there a Process Troubleshooting - PTAC 2446 Online Course Anywhere??

Does anyone know of a school that offers the 2 year PTEC program but with the Does anyone know of a school that offers the 2 year PTEC program but...


Updated 1 month ago

Phillips 66 Operator Wilmington Califronia - 8 Replies

[QUOTE who="Thien in inland empire, California"]I too, have applied for the term. op. position in Carson, CA, late June. Based on reading the full...

Updated 1 month ago

ExxonMobil (August) Aptitude Testing. thoughts/discussion **No Questions/answers** - 12 Replies

The only thing I found were the sample questions on the Exxon site.


Updated 1 month ago

What is the first year like as a process operator - 1 Reply

Also how much will we deal with heights as an operator.. How often or does it vary...


Difference between PTEC and Instrumentation?

Getting degree in PTEC but noticed there's also one in Instrumentation where I live? It has to deal with Electronics more I'm sure. Is there a...


Updated 1 month ago

Is it hard to be an operator at a oil refinery - 4 Replies

[QUOTE who="Cat Crackin in Louisiana"]I have certified in 9 units just remember walk down your piping. once you learn what ties into what you will...


Updated 1 month ago

Women Process Operators - 12 Replies

[QUOTE who="ToughLove25 in Houston, Texas"]Hello, I'm 25 and I'm very interested in going to school as a process operator. I work in a industrial...


Do you think it's harder to be an operator or mantinance person

Which job do you think is easier


Updated 2 months ago

Citgo Testing - 2 Replies

[QUOTE who="Justin.Otis56 in Lake Charles, Louisiana"]I took the Operator test at Citgo in Lake Charles on 10/18. Anyone know about how long it...


A mentor

Currently enrolled in a process operator course at school. I am looking for a mentor in the field to hopefully share their experience and knowledge...

lil doc

Updated 3 months ago

Phillips 66 test - 3 Replies

[QUOTE who="jayson1987 in Los Angeles, California"]Did you get offered a test date? For an operator position?[/QUOTE] do u remember whats on the...


Updated 3 months ago

Young buck looking into the 2 year PTECH degree - 2 Replies

The odds of being hired is VERY good, at least in the Houston area. Major reasons are plants are building like crazy (Houston area) with the natural...


Updated 4 months ago

Phillips 66 Terminal Operator Trainee in Beaumont/Nederland Tx area - 3 Replies

Far as I know it closed on their career web site but if you had set up an account and applied for the position when it was open. The status just said...


Updated 4 months ago

DuPont Test - 1 Reply

I take mine on the 24th at 3PM. I was wondering what was on the test also.


Updated 4 months ago

ExxonMobil hiring information - 4 Replies

I'm not sure if they'll write you off. But I know people who have been denied a position (terminal) but we're interviewed a second time for a...


Updated 5 months ago

DCS systems - 1 Reply

[QUOTE who="Adam in New Orleans, Louisiana"]HI guys i'm working on a project and one of the things i'm trying to find out is about DCS systems. ...


Updated 5 months ago

Is there anyone that doesn't work a ton of overtime? - 1 Reply

Nope, that is where the money is made. I'm at a little over 500hrs of overtime for the year. We work a dupont shift schedule and we go my overtime...

Cat Crackin in Louisiana

Updated 5 months ago

Any of you operators use a calculator at work - 1 Reply

I am just curious to know if any of you use a calculator at or or if you do all your math on paper ? If you don't use a calculator could you if you...

rmlab1988 in Baytown, Texas

Will you get hired without a PTEC 2 Year Degree. I have an Operators Cert. and 6 years lab experience in a manufaturing plant.

I have Bachelors Degree with a Chemistry background along with 6 years of lab experience in a manufacturing plant. I worked on an SAP project while...

Abatecola in East Providence, Rhode Island

Updated 6 months ago

Enterprise Products Operator Hiring? - 3 Replies

I was called in to take the C.O.B.R.A test back in October, and have applied to pretty much every job posting they have had for Operations in the...

regina g

Updated 6 months ago

Do I have a shot at getting a PTEC job? - 7 Replies

I'm currently enrolled in a PTEC program. This is a career change for me, I was a teacher for the last 4 years, do I have a shot at getting a PTEC...

Regina G. in San Antonio, Texas

Updated 6 months ago

BASF - 6 Replies

Does anybody have any information on what to expect for the technical interview for BASF. It's my second interview with them. And from what I...

Stan67 in Houston, Texas

PRSI interview

Got a call to interview at PRSI. Anyone interview there? Any details on what to expect would help.

soran in Arbil, Iraq

Updated 7 months ago


Can anyone give me the education requirements for the Process Technology Chemical Lab Technician. I would like to go to work in the plant lab.I have...

Blessed123 in Houston, Texas

Updated 7 months ago

Valero Process Operator Test March 10, 2014 - Beaumont, TX Area - 22 Replies

I was wondering what is going to be on the test is it a bunch of common sense question? Are there going to be some English,Math etc.? Would...

mmifflin in Cypress, Texas

Updated 7 months ago

Life/Culture at other plants - 2 Replies

So this is my first chemical plant job as a process operator. I have worked at the ExxonMobil Baytown Complex for a contractor on the DCU unit but...

Murc in Port Neches, Texas

Updated 7 months ago

Process operator Interview with TOTAL - 1 Reply

I have an 10 Min interview with TOTAL on July 2. Anyone else have one? Or already had an interview?

D. in Houston, Texas

Updated 7 months ago

2 yr or 4 yr PTEC school? - 47 Replies

I will be retiring from the military in a few months and looking to make the big career change at 41 yrs old. I am from the Lake Charles, La. area so...

crazyjose1981 in League City, Texas

Updated 7 months ago

Basf pay - 2 Replies

Anyone know what BASF starting operators pay is? Is it comparable to the petrochemical operator pay?

crazyjose1981 in beaumont, Texas

Updated 7 months ago

Testing for BASF - 1 Reply

Can anyone give any insight on BASF pre-employment test for "process technician"

joe in Texas City, Texas

Arkema testing

Can anyone give me any information for the operator rest for arkema? Thanjs in advance.

peejay in Los Angeles, California

is having a ptec certificate a waste of time

I wanna go to school for process technology but is it even worth it

Cat Crackin in Louisiana

Updated 8 months ago

Single Parent and Process Operator? Can it be done? Is it possible?! - 1 Reply

Hello, I'm 25 and I'm very interested in going to school as a process operator. I work in a industrial motor repair shops and constantly...

Mont Belvieu, TX in Tulsa, Oklahoma

Lost test results?!?!? What the hell!

So I get a call from Enterprise Products today, and they ask me if I was interested in testing for them. I explained that I tested and passed for...

LSUfan71 in Watson, Louisiana

Updated 9 months ago

Best Place to work as a process operator - 2 Replies

Where is the best place to work????? In your opinion, list the top 5. 1-Exxon 2-Shell 3-Dow.........etc I'm new to the industry and...

crazyjose1981 in beaumont, Texas

Updated 9 months ago

Valero Operator Training - 10 Replies

I just took the operator test at Valero and they said that if you get the job there is a training period where you can only work 8 hours but they...

Dhe83 in Mountain View, California

Updated 9 months ago

could i get a Process Technician job with a felony conviction - 4 Replies

i have a conviction from 2006 for id theft, i haven't so much as gotten a ticket since then, i was interested in getting a associate in process...

trojans in San Rafael, California

Oil Terminal Plant Operator

What kind of development or career is there for a position like this at one of the top oil and gas companies in the world? I was selected for an...

rougn in Sour Lake, Texas

Updated 10 months ago

How long does it take for you to get the results of Valero Process Operator test? - 1 Reply


refinerychick23 in Gonzales, Louisiana

Phillips 66. I recently interviewed in MT how long is the average wait time to hear back if you got the job?

Also if you did not get the job do they send you an email saying so? just curious, I haven't received anything yet. ekk

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