Water Treatment Engineer - Petrochem Refining


Lake Charles, LA

Industry: Accounting, Finance & Insurance


Less than 5 years

Posted 59 days ago

  by    James Franco

This job is no longer available.


Provide water and wastewater treatment services to petroleum product refineries.

*** Operate electric motors, pumps, and valves to regulate flow and pressure of water pumped into Treatment Plant and distribution system.

*** Monitor panelboard and adjust controls to regulate flow rates, loss of head pressure, water elevation, and distribution of water.

*** Adjust automatic devices that feed specified amounts of chemicals (chlorine, ammonia, lime) into tanks to disinfect, deodorize, and clarify water.

*** Start agitators to mix chemicals and allow impurities to settle to bottom of tank.

*** Dump chemicals such as alum into tanks to coagulate impurities and reduce acidity.

*** Test water samples to determine acidity, color, and impurities using colorimeter, turbidimeter, and conductivity meter.

*** Record data, such as residual content of chemicals, water turbidity, and water pressure.

*** Purify waste water from plant preparatory to pumping water into rivers and streams, city mains, or holding reservoirs.

*** Utilize telemetry system to monitor water tank levels and water pressure, and adjust booster pumps to maximize delivery of treated water.

*** Perform periodic inspections of mechanical, electrical, and instrumentation devices to check for abnormal conditions.

*** Clean tanks and filter beds using backwashing.

*** Repair and lubricate machines and equipment.

*** Calibrate and standardize process monitoring of equipment.

Attractive, industry leading compensation package with generous bonus potential. Stock options, profit sharing, long term incentives, matched 401(k), and other exclusive benefits. Vacation plans, paid time off, and more!

Please reference #38366366 when responding.Education Requirements: Bachelor DegreeMinimum Experience Requirements: 2-5 yearsJob City Location: Lake CharlesJob State Location: LAJob Country Location: USA

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