Valero Careers – Technical Trainer

Website Valero Energy

Job Description:

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. For more information, visit

Job Responsibilities:

  • Plans and coordinates the different components of the site’s training function.
  • Proctors knowledge-based tests and assists subject-matter expert / trainer with performance-based testing.
  • Verifies that training activity documentation is complete and properly retained.
  • Performs internal reviews, surveys and / or interviews with attendees to evaluate training course effectiveness.
  • Observes trainees during classroom exercises and answers questions.
  • Demonstrates thorough knowledge of responsible complex units, crafts, equipment in the field, and / or other specialized areas, as directed by the Technical Training Supervisor / Superintendent.
  • Partners with Operations, Maintenance, and Laboratory leadership to ensure all employee training, testing, and progression activities are completed on schedule.
  • Communicates closely with HR regarding employee training / certification completion that results in pay adjustment or job advancement.
  • Communicates effectively with front-line Supervisors to identify the most efficient time and place to schedule training activities.
  • Develops and delivers training programs (Instructor Lead and Computer Based), including outlines, text, handouts, tests, and designing training exercises.
  • Coordinates training facilities and resources in advance of training activities such as training content; PowerPoint presentation; training aids; and classroom setup.
  • Coordinates implementation and execution of Corporate Training initiatives, such as the Basic Operator Training program.
  • Coordinates the Qualification / Refresher Operations Training program.
  • Mentors and trains Basic Operator Trainees.
  • Provides test remediation and reassessment support for all job required training.
  • Reviews and updates training materials and tests as appropriate.
  • Schedules, proctors and reviews all Operations assessment / test activities.
  • Develops training schedules (periodic and annual).
  • Participates in Corporate Health, Safety, PSM and Environmental audits to verify that site training is properly documented and meets or exceeds organizational requirements.

Job Details:

Company: Valero Energy

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location:  Port Arthur, TX, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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