Technical Operator
WorleyParsons Group - Los Angeles, CA

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Job Description:
  • Adheres to, and has full working knowledge of the
plant safety program. Works in conjunction with the
Operations and Maintenance Supervisors and other
shift personnel to ensure that safe working
practices and conditions are adhered to. Works with
the operations shift team to enforce safety rules
and procedures by assuring safe work practices
compliance on a daily shift-rotational basis.Will
have oversight responsibility over outside
maintenance and contractors to ensure that they are
working in a safe and hazard free environment.
  • Performs the necessary operating, regulating, and
adjusting duties in maintaining proper control of
water levels, temperatures, draft conditions, and
output of the plant operating equipment including
the operation of pumps, fans, generators, and other
related auxiliary and balance of plant equipment.
Duties will also include operating oil purifying and
filtering equipment, maintain fluid flows in a
multitude of process equipment and piping, adjust
flows when required by plant operating conditions,
operate water treatment equipment, operate gas
handling equipment and clean strainers and wire
screens as required for continuous operation. Must
have ability read and interpret plant drawings and
operations procedures and have a working knowledge
of electrical one-lines and heat and material
balance documentation.
  • Directly responsible for issuing Safe Work Permits,
initiating Lock Out/Tag Out clearances and
isolations, conducting confined space permit surveys
for determining safe work conditions, issuing Hot
Work Permits, and direct oversight of other critical
plant safety and environmental procedures. Directly
responsible for plant housekeeping programs and
material handling safety precautions to ensure safe
working conditions exist in the plant at all times.
  • Operate locally based computer operating systems
for some sub-units within the plant.
  • Perform functional tests and interlock testing as
directed by the control room.
  • Coordinates and participates in the planning and
conductance of on-shift preventative maintenance
  • Ensures a smooth and accurate shift turnover
through proper written and oral communication.
Complete other duties as required.

Job Requirements:
  • Must possess a Bachelor's degree in engineering or
a related technical science.
  • Chiller operations experience and aero derivative
gas turbine operations experience highly desired.
  • Must be able to climb vertical ladders, work a
twelve (12) hour shift (both days and nights), wear
and use a respirator, be able to bend and stoop,
crawl into restricted spaces and be able to lift 40
  • Responsible for performing complex work assignments
involving independent judgment to determine a course
of action consistent with established functional and
organization's policies and goals.Able to complete
tasks in accordance with project procedures and
applicable codes and/or standards. Able to discuss
routine technical problems and communicate
effectively with immediate supervisor and other
project personnel.
  • Advanced proficiency with applicable software
applications in related field. Advanced analytical
and problem solving skills. Accuracy and attention
to detail critical. Ability to meet deadlines and
manage priorities is critical.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills in
English is critical. Usually able to explain why
things are done they way they are within a broader
organizational context. Commitment to customer
service and ability to work in a team-oriented
environment. Ability to maintain confidential
information is critical. Under minimal supervision,
performs difficult technical support assignments,
requiring the application of advanced techniques, in
accordance with established standards and
procedures.Typically will regularly interface with
departmental staff and with outside customers.

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WorleyParsons Corporation puts its energy into energy and chemical plants. The US subsidiary of WorleyParsons Limited, the company is a top...