Tesoro Supervisor, Control Center in San Antonio, Texas

Requisition ID: 70283


Supervises Pipeline Controllers on a 24 hour swing shift operation. Ensures safe and efficient pipeline operations in accordance with DOT regulatory requirements. Accountable for assisting the Operations Manager with any regulatory, budgeting and projects needs deemed necessary given the business drivers at the time. In addition, he/she is a resource to all of the controllers in their work group for guidance and direction in operations and processes.


  1. Supervises the Pipeline Controllers and day-to-day operations in a safe, environmentally sound and reliable manner.

  2. Maintains Operator Qualification to safely operate and monitor pipeline systems within designated area of responsibility, including the following:

  • Start-up, shutdown, flow adjustments and product changes. Operates and controls pipelines within the safety limits including maximum operating pressure (MOP) and maximum allowable operating pressure (MAOP).

  • Monitoring, reviewing pipeline trends, and maintaining effective product quality through oversight of fuel quality instrumentation, following batch cut procedures, and preventing contamination. Interacts with customers to assist in receipt of product loads.

  • Interprets SCADA data to make informed operational decisions. Maintains a daily shift record of events, reliability, and equipment malfunctions as it relates to Control Center Console and field pipeline activities. Operator Qualified for the console assigned to for shift coverage as needed. SME for personnel inside and outside of Control Center.

  • Provide training for controllers as needed.

  1. Handles daily field requests and/or field projects and ensures that the Controllers have the needed information to perform their responsibilities.

  2. Assists with the design, modification and implementation of operational screens, system enhancements, and SCADA data base cleanups.

  3. Develops and implements Management of Change (MOC’s) for operation required changes and ensures all required documentation is completed.

  4. Works with the Operations Manager ensuring that DOT compliance, company regulations, emergency response, and developed operating procedures are followed.



  • Minimum High School Diploma or equivalent is required.

  • Experience*

  • Minimum 5 years of Pipeline Controller experience required. Supervisory experience preferred.

  • Certified Operator Qualified on assigned console(s) required.

Andeavor, formerly Tesoro, is a premier refining, marketing and logistics company in the western United States. Our Company operates 10 refineries with a combined capacity of approximately 1.2 million barrels per day, an extensive logistics network, and a retail-marketing system that includes approximately 3,000 retail stations marketed under multiple well-known fuel brands. We employ more than 13,000 talented people.

Our strength lies in our investment in employees and in their future. We measure success not only by the products we bring to our customers, or the financial results we deliver to our shareholders, but also by remaining true to our core values of safety and environmental stewardship, respect and integrity.

Discover your strengths and invest in your future by applying today.

Employees must be able to perform the essential functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation.

Equal Opportunity Employer: Vet / Disability

Posting Notes: || San Antonio || Texas || United States (US) || SF:LI-JC-1 || |Logistics || 78259 ||

If you require a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application process, please contact the Tesoro HR Department at TalentAcquisition@tsocorp.com. Note that we review resumes and applications only for posted positions.An Equal Opportunity EmployerTesoro will take the necessary action to ensure that applicants are treated without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, age, disability status, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, protected veteran status or other protected status under applicable employment law.