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Shell Process Operator in Portland, Oregon


Job Title:

Process Operator

No. of Positions:


Job Description:

Process Operator

If you’re highly ambitious, safety-conscious, and thrive in complex and uncertain situations, this role will help you grow and develop in a business that encourages both personal and professional development where you’ll be part of some of the most ground-breaking projects anywhere in the industry.

Where you fit in?

Operations Craft roles at Shell are essential to the ongoing success of the company. In one of our Operations and Maintenance roles you will be part of a growing team that is tasked with the safe and efficient day-to-day operation of our global projects and assets.

Shell Lubricants Plant produce and package products used around the world. Working in Lubricants Plant, and other operations, a career in Operations and Maintenance at Shell is one right at the front line of the company’s activities. You can have a purpose-driven career with the work you will do everyday and leave a positive impact on your life, your community and the world.

What’s the role?

On a day to day basis, Process Operators are involved with the following activities

  • Monitor, control, start/stop equipment such as pumps and meters that pertain to loading and unloading operation

  • Endure strict compliance with company safety policies and procedures .Communicate verbally in writing to operators, employees, supervisors and others regarding the identification of problems with productivity

  • Perform required production quality control check and analysis

  • Perform preventative maintenance and assist in troubleshooting of potential issues Keep equipment clean

  • Contribute to keeping process materials records and maintain good housekeeping practices

  • Keep log records of operational activities for optimal and thorough handover to other shifts

  • Understand and perform physical inventories. Ability to move up to 60lbs and to physically moved filled drums

  • Safe work attitude and practical knowledge of industrial safety standards

  • Properly use of personal computers for meeting daily performance expectations

  • communicate with 3rd part maintenance technician and other team members

Auto req ID:



Downstream Supply Chain

Country of Work Location:

United States

Company Description:

Shell is a global group of energy and petrochemicals companies with over 90,000 employees in more than 70 countries that aims to meet the world’s growing need for more and cleaner energy solutions in ways that are economically, environmentally and socially responsible. We are in search of remarkable people who will thrive in a diverse and inclusive work environment to deliver exciting projects locally and globally. People who are passionate about exploring new frontiers. Innovators and pioneers.


Please note: We occasionally amend or withdraw Shell jobs and reserve the right to do so at any time, including prior to the advertised closing date. Before applying, you are advised to read our data protection policy. This policy describes the processing that may be associated with your personal data and informs you that your personal data may be transferred to Royal Dutch/Shell Group companies around the world. The Shell Group and its approved recruitment consultants will never ask you for a fee to process or consider your application for a career with Shell. Anyone who demands such a fee is not an authorized Shell representative and you are strongly advised to refuse any such demand. Shell participates in E-Verify. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, national origin, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, citizenship, genetic information or other protected status under federal, state or local laws. Shell is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disability.

Work Location:

Portland Packaging


What we need from you?

  • 5 year experience work experience as an operator at an industrial plant, onshore gas site or military environment

  • Willing to work in compact and confined spaces with or without accommodation

  • Willing to support the companies drug-free work environment, harassment free work environment policy, safety policies in diversity and inclusion policies

  • Must be able to work in the United States on a permanent basis without the requirement of a visa.

  • Possess a current , valid license to operate a motor vehicle in the United States Comply with all HSSE regulations, policies, standards, practices and actively participate in improving plant safety culture

  • Tend to emergencies, successful candidates must reside within 60 minutes of the site or be willing to relocate to within 60 minutes of the site without relocation assistance

  • Must be flexible to work overtime, nights and weekends when the need arises. Must be at least 18 years old, with a minimum High school diploma or GED.

  • Able to read, write and speak English.

  • Prior Military experience in a relevant process operations job function

City, State (if applicable):

Portland, OR