Chemical Plant and System Operators

Chemical Plant and System Operators

Control or operate entire chemical processes or system of machines.

Key Competencies * Dependability * Attention to Detail * Integrity * Stress Tolerance * Analytical Thinking * Cooperation * Initiative * Independence * Concern for Others * Self Control

Representative Tasks * Monitor recording instruments, flowmeters, panel lights, or other indicators and listen for warning signals to verify conformity of process conditions. * Control or operate chemical processes or systems of machines, using panelboards, control boards, or semi-automatic equipment. * Move control settings to make necessary adjustments on equipment units affecting speeds of chemical reactions, quality, or yields.



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