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Join our team at Flint Hills Resources Corpus Christi Refinery as a Crane Operator! Operate our extensive fleet of industrial cranes inside one of the Texas Gulf Coast’s premiere refineries.

Our Team

Our General Maintenance shop supports refinery operations with a safety mindset as the highest priority. Our group consists of highly skilled tradespeople that work in a variety of crafts including boiler making, pipefitting, welding and crane operations. 

What You Will Do

  • Operate cranes (8-ton, 15-ton, 25-ton, 70-ton, 120-ton and 160-ton) as needed with safety as the highest priority
  • Create and utilize lift plans in collaboration with maintenance and operations.
  • Complete preventative maintenance tasks and inspections on crane/lift equipment
  • Perform non-routine work as required including shutdown, turnaround, and startup activities
  • Must respond to call-outs when scheduled
  • Document work progress and findings in Infor
  • Compliance with FHR’s policies and practices related to Environmental, Health, and Safety

Who You Are (Basic Qualifications)

  • 3 years of work experience as a Crane Operator
  • Crane Operator certifications including NCCER or NCCCO
  • Valid Driver’s License

What Will Put You Ahead

  • Ability to read crane charts and develop lift plans
  • Ability to use desktop PC’s or mobile devices such as iPad, Surface Pro etc.
  • 5+ years’ work experience as crane operator
  • NCCER certification in Boilermaker and/or Pipefitting
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.

Hiring Philosophy
All Koch companies value diversity of thought, perspectives, aptitudes, experiences, and backgrounds. We are Military Ready and Second Chance employers. Learn more about our hiring philosophy here.

Who We Are

As a Koch company, Flint Hills Resources is an industry-leading refining company making the oil and transportation products that keep the world moving. We make a large supply of fuel for gas stations and airports in addition to transporting crude oil, natural gas liquids and refined products through 4,000+ miles of pipeline –delivering energy to farmers, manufacturers and families. Our team champions innovation and excellence to help power modern life.

At Koch, employees are empowered to do what they do best to make life better. Learn how our business philosophy helps employees unleash their potential while creating value for themselves and the company.

Our Benefits
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.

Equal Opportunities
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: http://www.kochcareers.com/doc/Everify.pdf


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