Tesoro Job: Operations Supervisor, Pipeline in Carlsbad, New Mexico

Job: Operations Supervisor, Pipeline

  • 1703 Commerce Carlsbad Carlsbad, NM 88220

Posted :08/09/2018

Job Status :Full Time

Job Reference # : 5000366555706

Job Description


Supervisors and coordinates activities of Operations Personal to ensure crude oil is shipped to customers in a timely, cost-effective, accurate, and safe manner. Oversees and maintains equipment at pipeline stations and unloading stations in accordance with Company policies and procedures and governmental regulations.

Job Tasks:

  • Supervise the activities of the Pipeline Operations to ensure a safe and efficient pipeline system.

  • Assures that pipelines comply with DOT regulations including the one-call program, public awareness, and damage prevention.

  • Supervise the schedules of measuring, sampling, and testing of oil received to obtain accurate temperature, gravity, B S & W samples, bottoms and gauge measurements.

  • Stay up-to-date on details of the entire pipeline system in order to identify and analyze malfunctions.

  • Make operational decisions while regarding the effect of actions on other stations or other segments of the line.

  • Supervise the operation of the pipeline system as needed during and after normal business hours.

  • Follow environmental procedures and regulations as determined by Company policies. Take a pro-active role in the prevention of environmental contamination.

  • Know and follow all Company safety procedures and policies.

  • Performs other related duties as assigned or requested.


  • Thorough knowledge of department operations and a technical field, such as safety, lab, or maintenance.

  • Mathematical skill to add, subtracts, multiply, or divides numbers for balancing or compiling figures.

  • Skill in operating various machines typical to the department.

  • Written communication skill to fill out routine forms and records.

  • Oral communication skill to give, receive, or exchange information with co-workers, customers, and vendors in a courteous and professional manner.

  • Interpersonal communication skill to work effectively with others in order to coordinate activities and complete assigned tasks.

  • Ability to read and understand documents, such as procedure manuals, reports, and correspondence.

  • Ability to follow specific, step-by-step instructions, standard procedures, and operating guidelines.

  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed oral and written instructions.

  • Ability to pay close attention to detail and coordinate various activities simultaneously.

  • Ability to provide support to other employees by providing them with accurate information and responding to requests on a timely basis.

  • Ability to identify routine problems and situations that require a decision.

  • Ability to provide a high level of customer service to by waiting on customers in a courteous manner and on a timely basis.

  • Ability to work effectively with general supervisory guidance


Education and Experience:

Associate's Degree and 2-4 years related experience or equivalent combination of education and experience. Supervisor Experience

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled