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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 10 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 11 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 11 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 11 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 12 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

George in Houston, Texas

Updated 13 months ago

Need some advice on which route to take- thanks in advance - 5 Replies

I had a couple questions about pursuing a Ptec degree. Im currently living in Baton Rouge and have a couple of buddies that are operators in Brusly...

TKA in Manvel, Texas

Updated 13 months ago

Will their be enough jobs for all these people who are in school to be an Operator???? - 8 Replies

Will their be enough jobs for all these people who are in school to be an Operator???? in bridge city, Texas

Process operator

Id also like to ask if anyone knows any contracted operation companys around houston. Me and my wife are trying to move back towarss dayton and ive...


Dupont Beaumont

Does anyone have any info on Dupont Beaumont General Operator position? Is it a good place to work? Seems like there is alot of turnover at this...

beckkfay in Port Arthur, Texas

TCP testing

Has any one done the phase two group testing exercise for TCP in Houston

Allen713 in Kenner, Louisiana

Updated 16 months ago

process operator as a stepping stone - 2 Replies

Hi, I originally planned to go to school for mech. engineering. However due to financial reasons, I'm interested in process operating because of the...

burnsmh in Beaumont, Texas

Future Process Operator needs advice.

I am currently a Process Operations student at Lamar State College Orange in Orange Texas. I currently hold an AAS in Computer Networking and...


Updated 17 months ago

Motiva - 16 Replies

Has anyone been invited to test for motiva Port Arthur yet?

Fisher1 in League City, Texas

Updated 18 months ago

physical - 4 Replies

i just had an interview for process operator with valero. If i get offered a job whats all involed with the preemployment physical? A buddy of mine...

Krissi KG in Houston, Texas

Updated 18 months ago

Bayer - 58 Replies

Does anyone know how long Bayer takes to start interviewing candidates after the cobra test??

cam Newton in Seabrook, Texas

dow bpo plant

Does any know anything about this Dow plant in Bayport. How much they pay and work schedule?

David in Texas


Does anyone know what is on the OXY operator test? Is there a study guide ?

ezdennard in Texas City, Texas

What does the pipefitter/boilermaker assessment test consist of for Valero

Iam scheduled to test for Valero PF/BM position and was wondering what test consist of

LSUfan71 in Watson, Louisiana

Updated 21 months ago

Dow - 2 Replies

Does anyone know what is on DOW operator test ? Is there a study guide ?

IZ in Humble, Texas

Updated 22 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 24 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 24 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 26 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 26 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...

C.J. in Church Point, Louisiana

Updated 28 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 31 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 32 months ago

how do you get a job over seas - 1 Reply


Dusty Roads in Pasadena, Texas

Updated 33 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 33 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 33 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 36 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 36 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 36 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 36 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 38 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...

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