Valero Instrument 2nd Class in SUNRAY, Texas


  • Maintains and repairs electronic and pneumatic instrumentation.
  • Possesses a basic understanding and application of instrumentation math, and units of measurement.
  • Demonstrates knowledge of flow, pressure, temperature, and level instrumentation.
  • Maintains and troubleshoots various types of solenoid valves, switches, meters, indicators, and temperature sensors.
  • Uses test equipment and performs routine calibrations.
  • Demonstrates ability to read and interpret P&IDs, loop drawings, and wiring schematics.
  • Performs work activities in a safe and environmentally sound manner.


  • High school diploma or GED required.
  • A minimum of 2 years experience as an Instrument Technician OR a degree in an instrumentation field is required.

You may receive communication from Valero by email, telephone, or home mail regarding the status of your application for this position.

*About Valero *

Valero Energy Corporation, through its subsidiaries, is an international manufacturer and marketer of transportation fuels and other petrochemical products. Valero, a Fortune 50 company based in San Antonio, Texas, with approximately 10,000 employees, is an independent petroleum refiner and ethanol producer, and its assets include 15 petroleum refineries with a combined throughput capacity of approximately 3.1 million barrels per day and 11 ethanol plants with a combined production capacity of approximately 1.4 billion gallons per year. The petroleum refineries are located in the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom, and the ethanol plants are in the Mid-Continent region of the U.S. In addition, Valero owns the 2 percent general partner interest and a majority limited partner interest in Valero Energy Partners LP, a midstream master limited partnership. Valero sells its products in both the wholesale rack and bulk markets, and approximately 7,400 outlets carry Valero's brand names in the U.S., Canada, the U.K. and Ireland

Valero's employees are the heart of its success, and there is a reason why the company is an employer of choice in the fuels manufacturing and marketing industry. It’s not just the excellent benefits package, or the opportunities for personal growth, it’s also the caring and committed culture of the organization that makes everyone feel like they’re truly part of a team.

About the McKee Refinery

The Valero McKee Refinery began operations in 1933 with expansions and developments to the present total feedstock throughput of 200,000 barrels per day. Unit age varies throughout the refinery with a few older units dating to the 1950s while other units were constructed in the 2000s. Situated in the heart of the Texas Panhandle, the McKee refinery has access to crude oil from northern and west Texas, Oklahoma, southwestern Kansas and eastern Colorado through an extensive network of crude oil pipelines, making it one of the most well-connected plants in Valero's system. The refinery is joined by third-party pipelines to major crude oil centers in Cushing, Oklahoma, and Midland, Texas. The McKee refinery also has pipeline access at Wichita Falls, Texas, to major third-party pipelines that transport crude oil from the Texas Gulf Coast and from major West Texas oil fields into the mid-continent region.

Valero is an EEO/AA Employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to legally protected status including sexual orientation, gender identity, Women, Minorities, Individuals with Disabilities and protected Veterans.

Job: Operations/Skilled Crafts %26 Trades/Maintenance
Primary Location: US-TX-Sunray
Job Posting: Sep 28, 2017, 4:45:58 PM
Unposting Date: Ongoing
Req ID: 17001JK