How much does a Refinery Operator II make in the United States? The average Refinery Operator II salary in the United States is $70,330 as of November 27, 2023, but the range typically falls between $64,365 and $78,307. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including
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Refinery Operator II controls equipment systems that process natural gas or petroleum into specified products. Responsibilities include monitoring pressure and flow and reading gauges and adjusting valves as needed. Being a Refinery Operator II may be responsible for identifying and correcting problems in the refinery process. Requires a high school diploma or its equivalent. Additionally, Refinery Operator II may have to complete an apprenticeship and/or formal training in area of specialty in the field. May lead or direct the work of others. Typically reports to a supervisor/manager. To be a Refinery Operator II typically requires 3-5 years of related experience. Has gained proficiency in multiple competencies relevant to the job. Works independently within established procedures associated with the specific job function. (Copyright 2023 Salary.com)... View full job description
Civitas Resources, Inc., an exploration and production company, focuses on the acquisition, development, and production of oil and natural gas in the Rocky Mountain region, primarily in the Wattenberg Field of the Denver-Julesburg Basin of Colorado. The company was formerly known as Bonanza Creek Energy, Inc. Civitas R... More
CIVITAS RESOURCES, INC.
Fiscal Year Ended in 2022
What does a Refinery Operator II do?
Refinery Operator II in Santa Cruz, CA
May be designated according to type of processing unit or department as Absorption-Plant-Operator Helper; Purification-Operator Helper; Refinery Operator Helper, Cracking Unit; Refinery Operator Helper, Crude Unit.
December 06, 2019
Refinery Operator II in Rochester, MN
The thing with engineers and operators is, you can pluck any new engineering graduate out, and teach them the plant on paper, you can't pluck an operator, even an experienced one, out and throw them into the plant, because a piece of equipment may act differently in our refinery than at another one.
November 30, 2019
Refinery Operator II in Beaumont, TX
Refinery operators direct and control the continuous processes in petroleum refining.
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