Job Description

This position installs, fixes and maintains pipes, vessels, and exchangers in the facility. 

Essential Functions

This position includes the following responsibilities:

  • Maintenance and overhaul of all pipes in the facility
  • Ensuring that there are no breakdowns and all production processes are smoothly carried out
  • Regular inspection of all pipes and detecting malfunctions and damages if any
  • Exchanger and vessel piping repairs
  • Assemble new pipes and planning the layout of the same
  • Read blueprints of the facility to plan work processes
  • Report all damages, issues and other matter relating to the pipe systems to the supervising authority.
  • Will comply with all safety regulations as well as safety protocols
  • Complete all necessary paperwork associated with work to document status and completion of work orders
  • Other duties as assigned
Minimum Requirements
  • 2 to 3 years experience in an industrial / manufacturing setting
  • Must be willing to work overtime 
Preferred Requirements
  • Vocational training as a pipefitter
  • High School Diploma or GED


To be considered, job application must be submitted along with resume.  Excellent pay and benefits.


Kern Oil & Refining Co.

7724 E. Panama Lane

Bakersfield, CA 93307

FAX (661) 845-3365

E-mail:  hr@kernoil.com