Safety-Kleen Refinery Operator in North Las Vegas, Nevada

Refinery Operator
  • Job ID:53260
  • Functional Area:Equipment Operator
  • Position Type:Field Services
  • Experience Required:1+ yr
  • Location:NV,North Las Vegas
  • Department:
  • Education Required:GED

Our Refinery Operator; known internally as an Operator Oil Recycling; is responsible for tank re-refinery process operations, recording tank gage readings and for completing tank transfers and other associated paperwork along with assisting other team members when required.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Ensures Health and Safety is the number one priority by complying with all safe work practices, policies, and processes and acting in a safe manner at all times;

  • Sample process streams and assists with tank farm operations as necessary;

  • Gauge all process tanks every hour;

  • Complete tank transfers to control inventory;

  • Obtain routine process samples to verify product quality;

  • Switch and change process filters as needed;

  • Assist other operators as needed;

  • Complete housekeeping tasks in refinery;

  • Loading and unloading tanks;

  • Able to work independently without direct supervision.

What does it take to work for Safety-Kleen?

  • High School diploma or equivalent required;

  • 1+ years of Production / Manufacturing experience required

  • Strong mechanical aptitude required;

  • Basic math skills required;

  • Forklift experience preferred;

  • Willing to work weekends;

  • Ability to effectively communicate refinery changes;

  • First Aid and CPR knowledge.

  • Previous experience working in a refinery is beneficial;

Why work for Safety-Kleen?

  • Health and Safety is our #1 priority and we live it 3-6-5!

  • Competitive wages

  • Comprehensive health benefits coverage after 30 days of full-time employment

  • Generous paid time off, company paid training and tuition reimbursement

  • Positive and safe work environments

  • Opportunities for growth and development for all the stages of your career

Join our team today! To learn more about our company and to apply online for this exciting opportunity, visit us at

Safety-Kleen Systems, a Clean Harbors company, has a commitment to excellence deeply rooted in a strong sense of tradition. Our entire business model revolves around keeping North American businesses green. We generate more than $1.2 billion in annual revenue as a world-class environmental service organization and market leader in industrial hazardous waste management, parts-cleaning technology, and oil re-refining. We collect over 200 million gallons of used motor oil each year and we have the largest re-refinery capacity in North America allowing us to re-refine more than 150 million gallons each year.

Every day, we help our customers resolve their waste management needs and reduce their carbon footprint. PROTECTION. CHOICES. PEOPLE. MAKE GREEN WORK

We thank all those interested in joining the Safety-Kleen team; however only those that complete the online application and meet the minimum job qualifications will be considered for this role.

Safety-Kleen Systems, a Clean Harbors company is a Military & Veteran friendly company.


Potential Applicants:

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against applicants due to veterans status or on the basis of disability.