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Dock Operator - Entry Level



Flint Hills Resources Corpus Christi is hiring for an Entry Level Dock Operator!  We are seeking highly motivated individuals to join our Dock Operations group. 

A Day In The Life Typically Includes:

  • Performs equipment checks on the dock.
  • Prepares the dock for vessel arrival, conducts the Pretransfer Conference, monitors the dock during the transfer, and is the Person in Charge of the dock.
  • Is responsible for inspecting the vessel, gauging, and sampling the loading header or vessel as required.
  • Connects, disconnects, and decommissions the cargo hoses as required for the cargo transfer.
  • Operates a dock crane where applicable to lift, transfer, and support the cargo hoses as needed for transfer and hose connects.
  • Works closely with the Process Manager, Measurement Technician, and the Vessel PIC to coordinate the start and stop of the cargo transfer.
  • Operates the Marine Vapor Combustion unit where applicable.
  • Updates the dock log as required.
  • Rotates to other docks and or other Operation teams as needed when docks are not running.

What You Will Need:

Basic Qualifications:

  • Ability to work 12-hour rotating shifts
  • Ability to work overtime
  • Valid US driver’s license
  • Valid or able to obtain Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC)

Physical Demands or Unusual Working Conditions:

  • Willing and able to meet the physical demands of the role as listed below.
  • Ability to climb heights up exceeding 20 feet
  • Ability to lift and carry up to 50 lbs.
  • Apply a pushing and pulling force with torques exceeding 150 lbs.
  • Ability to work in adverse outdoor weather conditions
  • Ability to work in areas that may require the use of fully encapsulated acid suit
  • Ability to wear breathing air – Self Contained Breathing Apparatus

What Will Put You Ahead?

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 1+ years of dock operations or measurement experience
  • 1+ years of shore tank sampling and gauging experience
  • 1+ years of marine cargo inspection, sampling, and gauging experience
  • 1+ years of chemical or refining operations experience
  • Associates degree in technical field
  • Military experience

Our goal is for each employee, and their families, to live fulfilling and healthy lives. We provide essential resources and support to build and maintain physical, financial, and emotional strength - focusing on overall wellbeing so you can focus on what matters most. Our benefits plan includes - medical, dental, vision, flexible spending and health savings accounts, life insurance, ADD, disability, retirement, paid vacation/time off, educational assistance, and may also include infertility assistance, paid parental leave and adoption assistance. Specific eligibility criteria is set by the applicable Summary Plan Description, policy or guideline and benefits may vary by geographic region. If you have questions on what benefits apply to you, please speak to your recruiter.

At Koch companies, we are entrepreneurs. This means we openly challenge the status quo, find new ways to create value and get rewarded for our individual contributions. Any compensation range provided for a role is an estimate determined by available market data. The actual amount may be higher or lower than the range provided considering each candidate’s knowledge, skills, abilities, and geographic location. If you have questions, please speak to your recruiter about the flexibility and detail of our compensation philosophy.

Equal Opportunity Employer, including disability and protected veteran status.
Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test.
This employer uses E-Verify. Please visit the following website for additional information:www.kochcareers.com/doc/Everify.pdf


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