Tesoro Job: Asphalt Operator in Tucson, Arizona

Job: Asphalt Operator

  • 4150 E Irvington Rd Tucson, AZ 85714

Posted :07/16/2018

Job Status :Full Time

Job Reference # : 5000377919606

Job Description

Job Summary:

Performs the day-to-day operations duties necessary to maintain the safe and efficient operation of the products terminal while placing special emphasis on Western's Core Values.

Job Functions:

  • Continue with training begun as Entry, "C", and "B" Operator and also successfully complete the A Operator Progression Advancement metric. Train and perform assigned tasks as outlined in the Progression Advancement Metric.

  • Fully understand all aspects of the O&M requirements for the Terminal;

  • Act as Terminal Manager in his absence;

  • Identify problem areas and give input and make needed corrections. Troubleshoot and take appropriate corrective actions as needed;

  • Supervise on-site contractors;

  • Control and coordinate rack and rail for receipt and distribution of products;

  • Be able to respond to highway emergency;

  • Perform repairs on valves and pumping systems unassisted;

  • Maintain normal operating logs;

  • Train fellow employees on general tasks.

  • Perform product receipt operations necessary to facilitate the safe and timely receipt of products via pipeline, tank truck, and rail car.

  • Work, train, and qualify for the next Operator classification.

  • Fully understand and efficiently operate the loading rack computer control system.

  • Perform the necessary sampling and testing of product stored in the terminal and as it is received into the terminal. Maintain current records of test results.

  • Conduct Safe Work Practices (SWP) and Standard Operation Procedure reviews.

  • Conduct Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) reviews.

  • Perform regular inspections of facility equipment and maintain facility equipment in safe working order. Report all maintenance issues to the Lead/Senior Operator or management immediately. Keep the facility free of litter, debris or weeds. Clean/wash the truck loading rack equipment/pad as necessary.

  • Perform other related duties as assigned or requested.



High school diploma or general education degree (GED) and 3-5 years terminal experience or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled