Petroleum Pump Operators work with pumps and machinery in petroleum refining. If you enjoy problem solving, technical work, and science, this could be the career for you!
What You'll Do
As a Pump Operator, you’ll:
- Operate or control petroleum-refining or petroleum-processing units
- Test oil storage tanks
- Regulate oil flow in pipelines
- Operating Tools and Equipment
- Problem Solving
- Research and Exploration
Want to be a Pump Operator?
Explore the education and training opportunities currently available through Louisiana’s 13 community and technical college campuses across the state.