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Date: Sep 22, 2022

Location: USA: Cedar Bayou, TX, US, 77521

Company: CPChem

You may not realize it, but you’ve likely used a product today made possible by the plastics and chemicals manufactured by Chevron Phillips Chemical. From medical supplies and electronics to food packaging and cosmetics, we create the building blocks for more than 70,000 consumer and industrial products.


Even as a global company with 5,000 employees, we maintain a “small company feel” and uphold a culture of respect, diversity, and inclusion. Ask any Chevron Phillips Chemical employee what they like best about their job, and universally, the answer is “the people I work with!” We value work-life balance, and love to see our employees thrive both professionally and personally. There has never been a better time to work for Chevron Phillips Chemical. If you’re ready to grow with us and become part of our vision of being the premier Chemical Company, apply today!




  • Monitor the quality of components using a wide range of equipment including CMM inspection and departmental quality documentation
  • Fabricate, modify, or repair mechanical instruments
  • Process must be easily repeatable, requiring a low amount of troubleshooting and adjustment to yield a quality product
  • Must understand materials, cutting tools, speeds and feeds, coolant requirements and machining techniques
  • Perform part set ups with the assist of air hand wrenches, operate machine independently with minimal supervision
  • Works from blueprints, process sheets, and sketches to perform production tasks
  • May communicate with engineers to better understand the purpose of a part assembly
  • Checks and inspects machining operations against specified tolerances
  • Setting & operating cylindrical grinders and surface grinders

Responsibilities (continued)

  • Interpret drawings and use initiative in manufacturing grinding fixtures
  • Experience in using and/or programming manual, semi-automated or automated tools, and machines (lathes, grinders etc.)
  • Good at math with analytical abilities
  • Serve as site SME’s in various aspects of their craft and they must show the ability and willingness to act as a step-up supervisor in the absence of the Craft Lead. 
  • Serve as mentors for lower level peers, giving feedback to supervision in relation to progression requirements and field performance. 
  • Will take lead roles during turnarounds and outages and may be required to supervise contractors when need be. 

Required Qualifications

  • High School Diploma/GED
  • 5+ years of related experience  in operating Horizontal and Vertical Lathes, Mills, Broaching Machines, CNC Lathes program and operation and Balancing Equipment, etc.
  • Proficient use and selection of precision machinist tools
  • Ability to prioritize work to align with goals and meet deadlines
  • Understanding of safety issues in a hazardous environment
  • Ability to work overtime hours, rotating schedule and/ give call-out rotation support
  • Proficient at blueprint reading, planning, and organizing job functions
  • Ability to read mechanical drawings and product manuals to repair equipment or fabricate new parts
  • Ability to operate a forklift, JLG, or other motorized equipment
  • Be flexible in ability to change current work assignment

Preferred Qualifications

  • Compressor valve/high-pressure packing repair/mechanical experience
  • Experience with the repair of Valves Actuators to include Pneumatic piston
  • Prior failure mode analysis training
  • Computer Skills (SAP, MS Word & Excel, database experience)


Chevron Phillips Chemical offers competitive salaries, a comprehensive benefits package and at most locations, alternate work schedules. To learn more about Chevron Phillips Chemical and to be considered for a position, please visit us online today at


Paper resumes will not be accepted. All job seekers must go to the web site to be considered for positions. If you are interested in applying for this position and need an accommodation to apply, please contact our Human Resources Service Center at 1-800-446-1422, option 4.


Chevron Phillips Chemical Company is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, veteran status or marital status.


To all recruitment agencies: We are not responsible for any fee related to unsolicited resumes from 3rd party staffing and recruiting agencies (whether submitted through this website or sent directly to employees) unless a written agreement is in place between the agency and Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LP (“Company”) and an authorized Company representative makes a written request to the agency to assist with this requisition. Similarly, no fee will be paid for candidates who apply and claim to be represented by an agency. Any unsolicited resumes, CVs, or other candidate information submitted by an agency will become the property of Company, and no fee will be paid in the event such candidate is hired.


Travel Requirements: Up to 10%

Eligibility for Relocation: No

Closing Date: 10/13/2022

Nearest Major Market: Houston

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