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Process Operator

Date: Mar 16, 2023

Location: USA: Conroe, TX, US, 77301

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!



We are currently seeking qualified individuals to join our team as a Process Operator at the Conroe Plant. This is an employee-oriented and safety conscious facility where respect, responsibility and recognition are a part of everyone’s responsibilities. If you are a dependable, motivated individual and meet the requirements below, we encourage you to apply.

The Process Operator will be tasked with the safe, reliable, and environmentally compliant operation of the Soltex and Utilities Units at Conroe Plant. Process Operators utilize the Tenets of Operations, Guiding Principles, and all applicable Company and Site Operating and Safety procedures to produce quality product. The Process Operator also partners with the EHSS, Maintenance, and Technical groups to ensure all Plant safety, environmental, and production objectives are met.  


  • Safely operate process and utility equipment within safe operating ranges
  • Make changes to the operating process necessary to maintain safety and quality targets
  • Monitor the performance of plant equipment and process conditions, read flow meters and temperature and pressure gauges, and take routine readings on process equipment
  • Operate control room DCS systems
  • Effectively troubleshoot process issues in the Plant
  • Draw samples of products from the process for laboratory testing
  • Perform lab testing on process streams
  • Promptly respond to process alarms / constraints
  • Safely Start-Up and Shut-Down process equipment
  • Prepare equipment for Maintenance and safely Return to Service
  • Support other Operational activities associated with site Operations

Position requires Ability to climb, bend, lift, and perform a wide range of physical activities, including working at heights and entering confined spaces. Ability to listen and follow instructions. Requires working 12-hour rotating shifts, including holidays/weekends, overtime, and stand-by coverage. Operating needs of the Plant will dictate work schedule. Must be able to successfully complete the requirements of the formal Operator's training program. Must follow all plant Safety and Operational procedures. Must pass an electronic pre-employment test prior to being considered for the job. Successful candidates will be required to successfully complete a physical examination, which includes a drug and alcohol screen, fitness for duty exam, and background check.  

Required Qualifications

  • Must have an associate degree in Process Technology (or related field) with minimum 2 years of experience OR High School Diploma/GED with minimum of 4 years of applicable experience in the Petrochemical or Refinery industry.  
  • Must be able to read, write, and speak fluent English
  • Should possess basic computer skills


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: None

Eligibility for Relocation: No

Closing Date: 03/30/2023

Nearest Major Market: Houston

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