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Keenan Caldwell in Tyler, Texas

Updated 15 months ago


Has anyone had any experience with Bismark State College in North Dakota If so how is the PTech program? I'm trying to decide on taking the regular...

IZ in Humble, Texas

Updated 15 months ago

Process operations or pipe designer - 1 Reply

This question is directed at people with real experience with these 2 careers. I started out as a pipe fitter working in different plants and did...

Tye Keton Archer in Boling, Texas

Updated 17 months ago

Bummed out! - 1 Reply

I just finished my Process Tech course in May with the certificate. I have been applying for intern since January with no success to finding...

KL.C in Grand Valley, Ontario

Updated 17 months ago

Process Operator Job Description - 7 Replies

I am trying to get excepted into school for process operating and I have to do research about process operating and I can't really find any info. I...

jim1174 in Berkeley, California

Any one take the test for chevron

I have heard that after you take the cobra test there is an English test. Can you give me some info about this test


Updated 19 months ago

Shell Warehouse and Packaging Operator Salary - 1 Reply

Does anyone have an idea of the starting pay for a Warehouse Operator/Packaging Operator for Shell in the Houston area?

Rich in Port Arthur, Texas

Updated 20 months ago

Valero Process Operator Trainee Port Arthur - 1 Reply

I am new to this forum. I was selected to test around the end of January. I currently do NDT work and am really wanting to get into Valero for more...

Swagner in Deer Park, Texas

Process Technology

I have tested for Exxon Mobil & Shell and have passed them both. I have been in San Jacinto College for PTEC assoicates for 1 year. Will graduate...

Ajohn in Fort Worth, Texas

Updated 21 months ago

ExxonMobil (August) Aptitude Testing. thoughts/discussion **No Questions/answers** - 4 Replies

I recently took the ExxonMobil aptitude test. I was quite surprised of the difficulty level to allowed time ratio. Now by no means do I consider...

C.J. in Church Point, Louisiana

Updated 21 months ago

Will color blindness prevent me from working as a process operator? - 2 Replies

I found out 8 years ago while taking a physical that i was red/green color blind and/or deficient. I passed all but 2 cards on the Ishihara Test...

GodBlessd in Orange, New Jersey

Internships or hirings in New Jersey?

Does anyone know of any companies that are hiring Process Operators in New Jersey or offer Internships at the moment? I've seen job postings in the...

AC in Port Arthur, Texas

Updated 24 months ago

Southeast Texas Industry Update - 1 Reply

Just got out of a ptech meeting with industry reps from the major chemical plants in Brazoria County (DOW, BASF, ConocoPhillips, LNG, ShinTech, STP,...

sylvester in Oranjestad, Aruba

Updated 26 months ago

how do you get a job over seas - 1 Reply


Dusty Roads in Pasadena, Texas

Updated 26 months ago

any advice would help - 1 Reply

I am considering the Process operator degree at Lamar Institute of Technology, I am kind of nervous about this because I have seen many people say...

DuPonts Hiring Process?

Could anyone shed some light on duponts hiring process. How do they contact you and what is there operaters test like.

Lesley Gill in Grimsby, United Kingdom

Updated 27 months ago

Conocophillips in Belle Chasse - 6 Replies

Does anyone know anything about the pay, work conditions, training, etc. at the Conocophillips refinery in Belle Chasse? I'm a process operator now...

Spencer P in Gonzales, Louisiana

Updated 27 months ago

Integrated Production Technologies vs. Ptec - 1 Reply

Looking to get into offshore industry, recently graduated high school and trying to choose between a local Ptec degree or a IPT degree a little...

Pops in Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Any Body Work for DOW

How is it pay, atmosphere, do they invest in you

billy conster in pasadena, Texas

biodiesel and salary

Does anybody know how stable the biodiesel market is? I have noticed that green earth fuels make biodiesel and was interested in applying for an...

GOOSE in United Kingdom

Updated 29 months ago

Chevron Offshore - 9 Replies

Hi, I wondering if anyone had insight into the Chevron hiring process I interviewed with for a offshore job in April and never heard anything back...

Jeremy S in Crosby, Texas

Updated 29 months ago

TPC Pool - 1 Reply

I was hired along with Jeff in the pool of 40 for TPC last year. My number is thirty. Can anyone working at TPC tell me what number they are on???...


Updated 29 months ago

Interview? - 2 Replies

Hey, those of you guys who have done interviews and got jobs, what should I expect, and what should I wear? A suit? Thanks.


Updated 30 months ago

Need a little help... - 13 Replies

Hey everyone, I have 2 yrs experience in a dixie chemical plant in pasadena Tx. I got out of the business for the last 3 years and I am ready to get...

Nashriq Jf in Singapore, Singapore

offshore oil and rig

Hi everyone! I've been working for Exxonmobil Singapore for 3 years. I'm currently a student doing a diploma level in Chemical after my last...

k_j361 in houston, Texas

multiskilled technician

does anyone work as a multiskilled technician? what can you tell me about the job where do they rank compared to other jobs in exxon thanks.

k_j361 in houston, Texas

Curios about Multiskilled technician VS process Operator

Been looking at exxon refinery careers and was wondering if anyone had any info about multiskilled technicians and what they do and how are they...

RyanA in Cypress, Texas

Updated 31 months ago

Bayer in Baytown - 4 Replies

Does is anyone know the starting pay for Bayer in Baytown for process operator?

Steve in London, Ontario

Process Operating in Ontario

I recently passed my level 4a Process Operating exam and am scheduled to write my 4b next month. I'm hoping to get into the plants in Sarnia without...

taco in Lake Charles, Louisiana

Can anyone tell me about these refineries?

Tesoro Anacortes Refinery Shell Anacortes Refinery BP Cherry Point Refinery ConocoPhillips Ferndale Refinery Do these refineries pay their...

khali in Pasadena, Texas

valero pre employment test

Hi does any 1 tested valero assessments... Can you pls tell me what they ask.what is important and confusing? My test is scheduled at valero any...

process_operator_hopefull in Houston, Texas

Does anybody know about starting pay and schedule for Lyondell La Porte as a Process Operator?

I recently graduated with my PTec degree December 2010 and have been applying and testing for multiple Lyondell locations. I would like any feedback...

bad_billy_goat in Lake Jackson, Texas

Updated 36 months ago

Operator career path - 1 Reply

Does anyone know a general career path for Operators in the Plants

alphaman4ever in Houston, Texas

Process Technology Programs

Does Houston Community College have a good Process Technology Program? in Juneau, Alaska

Updated 38 months ago

Shell Operator Internship or any Operator Internship - 7 Replies

I have just been catching up on the reading the lastest that has been posted. I quite a bit about several shell internships. If anyone could give...

Andre Beraud@MR.FO.C.U.S. in Houston, Texas

Updated 40 months ago

Job Opening - 4 Replies

I'm trying to find job posting for operations How do you find out about the test for plants in the baytown, pasadena, la porte area

Jimmy in El Dorado, Arkansas

Work Schedule

does anyone know what kind of work system they use at dow and starting pay ex. the dupont, 5/2 4x4

jdavis in Plano, Texas

LIT PTECH program

Has anyone graduated from LIT and got a job recently (last 6-9 months)Im thinking about enrolling this summer for the PTECH program but im curious to...

Jman in Bellflower, California

Updated 43 months ago

Working outside of major petro-chemical areas - 1 Reply

I am currently studying ptech and lab tech at a commuinty college. I already have a bacholears' degree, but it does not directly apply to working in...

jimtexas68 in San Antonio, Texas

Updated 44 months ago

difference between A,B,C operators - 1 Reply

Does anyone know about the difference between A,B,C operators Saw a couple of job ads looking for those type of operators and also how they relate to...

Moblack in Houston, Texas

Updated 47 months ago


Has anyone received an offer after an intersnhip? Has anyone been turned down after an internship? What company hired you?

operator82 in Beaumont, Texas

Updated 48 months ago

process tech - 1 Reply

I would like to know the site were I can apply to be an process tech. Right now I work out of the baytown Exxon, for 2 years now in inspections ....

Charles Spooner II in Sorrento, Louisiana

Offshore Process Technician/Production jobs

Does anyone have any information on Offshore Process Technician/Production jobs. Example the schedule who is hiring and insight into the hiring...

operator82 in Houston, Texas

Updated 56 months ago

Current Operators.... - 2 Replies

What is a typical day at work like? (what are your duties etc.) What hours do you work? What do you like most about being a process...

operator82 in Houston, Texas

Updated 56 months ago

Shaving and advancement - 1 Reply

When a person becomes an oil refinery process technician/operator, do they have to stay clean shaven for the rest of their career and is there a lot...

Charles Spooner II in Sorrento, Louisiana

Updated 62 months ago

process operator - 1 Reply

what is the lenght of the course?

q in Johnson City, Tennessee

Updated 63 months ago

Tips for process operator interviews. - 2 Replies

Do you have any tips to help prepare for an upcoming process operator interview? Are there common interview questions that come up again and again?

sporty225 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Updated 64 months ago

Are process operator job opportunities growing or declining? - 5 Replies

Are jobs in this industry on the rise? Are there any sub-sectors that are growing? Where are the jobs? Which places have the most process operator...

Andragogue in Fredericia, Denmark

Updated 64 months ago

What are the best process operator qualifications and training to get ahead? - 1 Reply

What is the best training for becoming a process operator? What types of ongoing training or certifications are necessary to be an effective process...

Texas in Minneapolis, Minnesota

Updated 66 months ago

What do you enjoy most about your process operator career? - 4 Replies

What do you enjoy most about being a process operator? What do you dislike the most? Is it challenging? Are there many opportunities to learn and...

Chris in Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Updated 67 months ago

What are typical process operator salaries? - 6 Replies

Do some companies pay a lot more for this position than others? What does a top earner make in this field? What skills should you learn to increase...

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