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Valero Sr Fuels Tester in SUNRAY, Texas


Sets up, adjusts and operates laboratory equipment. Performs physical and chemical tests, safely and according to established procedures. Follows written or verbal procedures, and instructions. Checks results against established specifications to Company needs. Participates in the Company Lab QA/QC program to determine consistency and accuracy of lab test procedures and techniques. Refers to tables and uses formulas to compute physical and chemical properties. Records and checks all data, calculations and results for accuracy in standard lab format. Reports irregularities in any analysis or result to appropriate personnel. Handles samples and chemicals safely and according to the Company Lab Procedure. Cleans lab equipment and work areas to assure the accurate, safe, and efficient functioning of the laboratory.

This position is hourly nonexempt status, which means you are eligible for overtime pay.

* High school diploma or general education degree (GED) required. * College level algebra, or equivalent, and two semester courses of college level chemistry required. * Petroleum laboratory experience preferred. * Ability to learn and progress through the prepared Laboratory Training Program required. * Must be able to work well in a team environment. * Excellent PC skills preferred. * Knowledge of ASTM, UOP, and other standard Laboratory testing methods preferred. * Excellent oral communications skills to effectively interact with personnel required.

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. For more information, visit

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.


Job: Operations/Skilled Crafts %26 Trades/Maintenance
Primary Location: US-TX-Sunray
Job Posting: Sep 14, 2021, 9:32:22 AM
Unposting Date: Ongoing
Req ID: 21001GY