We use cookies to better understand how you use our site and to provide ads and other offers that may be most relevant to you. By closing this message box or continuing to use our site, you agree to our use of cookies. To find out more, please see our Privacy Policy.

Occupation Profile for Chemical Plant and System Operators

Control or operate an entire chemical process or system of machines.

 
 
 

 
Knowledge
  • Mathematics — Knowledge of arithmetic, algebra, geometry, calculus, statistics, and their applications.
  • Engineering and Technology — Knowledge of the practical application of engineering science and technology. This includes applying principles, techniques, procedures, and equipment to the design and production of various goods and services.
  • Sales and Marketing — Knowledge of principles and methods for showing, promoting, and selling products or services. This includes marketing strategy and tactics, product demonstration, sales techniques, and sales control systems.
  • Medicine and Dentistry — Knowledge of the information and techniques needed to diagnose and treat human injuries, diseases, and deformities. This includes symptoms, treatment alternatives, drug properties and interactions, and preventive health-care measures.
  • Physics — Knowledge and prediction of physical principles, laws, their interrelationships, and applications to understanding fluid, material, and atmospheric dynamics, and mechanical, electrical, atomic and sub- atomic structures and processes.
Skills
  • Equipment Maintenance — Performing routine maintenance on equipment and determining when and what kind of maintenance is needed.
  • Coordination — Adjusting actions in relation to others' actions.
  • Active Learning — Understanding the implications of new information for both current and future problem-solving and decision-making.
  • Writing — Communicating effectively in writing as appropriate for the needs of the audience.
  • Troubleshooting — Determining causes of operating errors and deciding what to do about it.
Abilities
  • Near Vision — The ability to see details at close range (within a few feet of the observer).
  • Stamina — The ability to exert yourself physically over long periods of time without getting winded or out of breath.
  • Explosive Strength — The ability to use short bursts of muscle force to propel oneself (as in jumping or sprinting), or to throw an object.
  • Oral Comprehension — The ability to listen to and understand information and ideas presented through spoken words and sentences.
  • Hearing Sensitivity — The ability to detect or tell the differences between sounds that vary in pitch and loudness.
Tasks
  • Core — Calculate material requirements or yields according to formulas.
  • Core — Record operating data such as process conditions, test results, and instrument readings.
  • Core — Gauge tank levels, using calibrated rods.
  • Core — Confer with technical and supervisory personnel to report or resolve conditions affecting safety, efficiency, and product quality.
  • Core — Repair and replace damaged equipment.
Activities
  • Monitoring and Controlling Resources — Monitoring and controlling resources and overseeing the spending of money.
  • Guiding, Directing, and Motivating Subordinates — Providing guidance and direction to subordinates, including setting performance standards and monitoring performance.
  • Assisting and Caring for Others — Providing personal assistance, medical attention, emotional support, or other personal care to others such as coworkers, customers, or patients.
  • Repairing and Maintaining Electronic Equipment — Servicing, repairing, calibrating, regulating, fine-tuning, or testing machines, devices, and equipment that operate primarily on the basis of electrical or electronic (not mechanical) principles.
  • Getting Information — Observing, receiving, and otherwise obtaining information from all relevant sources.
Related College Curriculum
 
Featured Online Colleges
 
For more online colleges, click here.
 
Colleges Offering Curriculum

2003105 Chemical Plant and System Operator Jobs Found


What is Lyft? Lyft matches drivers with passengers who request rides through the Lyft smartphone app. Signing up to be a Lyft driver is the perfect opportunity for you to set your own schedule and be ...
Lyft - Burbank, United States - posted 2 months ago ago
Drive with Uber and earn money anytime it works for you. Driving is an easy way to earn extra, and it's totally flexible around your schedule. You decide when and how much you drive. What you need to ...
Uber Driver Partners - Durham, United States - posted 9 months ago ago
OVERVIEW: -Job Title: Service Coordinator - Scheduler -Job Function: Assigning and managing schedules for in-home caregivers and agency clients. -Compensation: $17 - $20 per hour (adjusted for ...
Home Instead - Beaverton, OR, USA - posted 17 days ago ago
This Dedicated Flatbed Truck Driver position features daily time at home, up to $67,500 per year* and a predictable work schedule. Dedicated flatbed truck drivers will haul 100% hand unload freight ...
Schneider - San Francisco, CA, USA - posted 4 days ago ago
At A Glance * Full-time sales role good for students, grads, and people who appreciate flexibility, with potential for advancement and no ceiling on commission bonuses. * A role that is ideal for ...
Spectrum - Redding, United States - posted 4 days ago ago
About Gap Inc. Our past is full of iconic moments -- but our future is going to spark many more. Our brands -- Gap, Banana Republic, Old Navy, Athleta, INTERMIX and Hill City -- have dressed people ...
Gap Inc. - Antelope, United States - posted 18 days ago ago
Your Miles Take You Farther On Local Runs With Hub Group!At Hub Group, we believe in employing the best drivers on the road, and we do so by ensuring that our professional drivers feel supported and ...
Hub Group Trucking - San Rafael, USA - posted 1 month ago ago
Position Description WALMART TRANSPORTATION is Hiring CDL-A Drivers for home daily night runs in the Pottsville, PA Area! Walmart wants to help you find your place - a stress-free, flexible work ...
Walmart Transportation - POTTSVILLE, United States - posted 3 months ago ago
Position Description WALMART TRANSPORTATION is Hiring CDL-A Drivers in the McCarran, NV Area! Walmart wants to help you find your place - a stress-free, flexible work environment where drivers are ...
Walmart Transportation - SPARKS, United States - posted 3 months ago ago
The Sr. Field Solution Architect (FSA) role focuses on pre-sales solution design. This role is responsible for working with internal and external sales teams to plan and organize sales strategies.
CDW - Chicago, IL, USA - posted 13 days ago ago
Jobs results sponsored by ZipRecruiter
More Chemical Plant and System Operator Job Results...
 
 
 
 
 

JOB SEARCH