Job Title:             Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Coordinator

Department:        Environmental Health & Safety

Reports To:         Environmental Health & Safety Manager

Kern Oil & Refining Co. will be accepting applications for the Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Coordinator position.


Performs functions involved with a variety of environmental projects, permitting, and regulatory compliance issues.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Conduct refinery environmental, health and safety monitoring, sampling, reporting, recordkeeping, training and coordination on a 4-9 hr workday/4 hr weekend/holiday schedule.
  • Conduct routine emission monitoring on process heaters, cogen, and compressors on a daily, weekly, monthly schedule.
  • Conduct groundwater well monitoring activities and oversee operation of associated systems.
  • Conduct air quality, water quality, hazardous waste sampling and associated laboratory analysis coordination.
  • Assist with scheduling and coordination of Air Quality Source Testing and Leak Detection and Repair Program.
  • Assist with performing routine equipment inspections such as loading/unloading racks and storage tanks, where such inspections may include agency inspectors.
  • Assist with the development, update and maintenance of Environmental, Health and Safety Plans and Procedures.
  • Develop and communicate daily work summary.


Education and Qualifications: 

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Minimum of 3 - 5 years’ related experience and/or training
  • Knowledge of California and Federal environmental regulations
  • Ability to effectively communicate, verbal and written
  • Demonstrated ability to work well and simultaneously on many tasks with short deadlines and prioritize work.


For consideration, please submit a completed job application through the website at

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