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"Gas Processing Plant Operator"
Job Description - Part 1 - Duties and Tasks

Basic Job Description:

Control equipment, such as compressors, evaporators, heat exchangers, and refrigeration equipment to process gas for utility companies and for industrial use.

Part 1
Duties / Tasks
Part 2
Activities
Part 3
Skills
Part 4
Abilities
Part 5
Knowledge

Job Duties and Tasks for: "Gas Processing Plant Operator"

1) Calculates gas ratios, using testing apparatus, to detect deviations from specifications.

2) Tests oxygen for purity and moisture content at various stages of process, using burette and moisture meter.

3) Controls operation of compressors, scrubbers, evaporators, and refrigeration equipment to liquefy, compress, or regasify natural gas.

4) Controls fractioning columns, compressors, purifying towers, heat exchangers, and related equipment, to extract nitrogen and oxygen from air.

5) Adjusts temperature, pressure, vacuum, level, flow rate, or transfer of gas, according to test results and knowledge of process and equipment.

6) Observes pressure, temperature, level, and flow gauges to ensure standard operation.

7) Reads logsheet to ascertain demand and disposition of product or to detect equipment malfunctions.

8) Records gauge readings and test results.

9) Signals or directs workers tending auxiliary equipment.

 

 


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Part 1
Duties / Tasks
Part 2
Activities
Part 3
Skills
Part 4
Abilities
Part 5
Knowledge



 

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Holland / RIASEC Career Code:  R-C-E        SOC:  51-8092.01