State:CA City:E. Rancho Dominguez Division Department:Marine Category:Terminal Help - Bulk plant, Warehouse Job Description:Maxum is proud to service major ports spanning the West Coast of the United States. Maxum is the largest single source lubricant blending and distribution company in the Western United States, and the largest petroleum product supplier in the Pacific Northwest.
With the acquisition of our Rancho Dominguez, CA petroleum blending facility from Shell (Quaker State) in 2001 we've crossed the threshold to become the largest blending and distribution company in the West. The Rancho Dominguez facility has 58 tanks, totaling over 2.6 million gallons of bulk storage capacity, and features an in-house QC laboratory on-site.
Position Summary: The Tank Farm Mechanic is responsible for maintaining the Tank Farm systems and facilities and coordinating all required repairs
Description of Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
Maintain inventory of parts necessary to perform job (i.e., PM parts, hoses, fittings, etc.).
Evaluate poorly running equipment and insures their proper repair.
Provide regular maintenance of facility and all equipment.
Maintain Tank Farm inspection reports and insure all repairs will be made.
Perform all required Maintenance services and inspections.
Keep up-to-date service files and ensure that the Company is in compliance with all regulations.
Ensure facility in compliance with all OSHA regulations.
Maintain proper housecleaning standards at all times
High school diploma or GED.
Associate's Degree preferred.
Mechanic certification preferred.
Tank Farm experience preferred
5+ years of progressively responsible experience in similar role
Able to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions and procedure manuals.
Able to write routine reports and correspondence.
Able to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, proportions, percentages, area, circumference and volume. Able to apply concepts of basic algebra.
Able to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists.
Able to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram or schedule form.
Heavy physical effort (55+ and Up).
Hearing, talking, walking, periods of prolonged sittings.
Ability to work outdoors in varying weather conditions and in warehouse with open dock doors
Ability to work in environment that provides exposure to loud noises, vibrations, moving mechanical parts, high and
precarious places, fumes or airborne particles, and toxic or caustic chemicals