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Terminal Automation Specialist
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Tesoro Companies Inc. | San Antonio, TX
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Job Description

Requisition ID: 59541


Provides 24/7 Terminal Automation technical support to Operations, I&E Engineering, Quality Assurance, Marketing, Commercial and several other departments to ensure quality fuel is delivered to our customers.


  • Supports the installation, maintenance and troubleshooting of equipment at truck loading/offloading racks such as; load rack presets, additive systems and occasionally PLC. Installs field devices; PC3 (card readers), signature pads, etc.
  • Maintains Terminal Automation manuals & automation procedures and ensures they are well-written and consistent with current corporate policies.
  • Conducts general operations, programming, installation, wiring and communication functions of Acculoads.
  • Debugs and optimizes terminal automation programs; maintains program and system files backup; maintains software and communication networks. (Ethernet and Modbus).
  • Interfaces with management, operations, and engineering for day-to-day operations and new project execution.
  • Participates as a member of Acquisition Transition Teams to provide transition implementation, support and procedure gap analysis and ensure that thorough assimilation of facilities, employees, and best practices continues after acquisition.


  • Minimum high school diploma or GED required.
  • Associates degree in computer science or applied science or undergraduate degree preferred.
  • Minimum 5 years pipeline/terminal automation/field technical support experience required.


  • Technical experience of communication between load rack hardware and Terminal automation system
  • Knowledge and familiarity with load rack or batching operations.
  • Read schematics and logical sequence of Acculoads.
  • Available for travel and work during nights, weekends. Travels to remote locations on as-needed basis.

Tesoro Corporation, a Fortune 100 company, is a leading independent refiner and marketer of petroleum products with a strategically focused presence in the western United States. Tesoro, through our subsidiaries, owns and operates seven refineries with a combined capacity of over 895,000 barrels per day. Our retail-marketing system includes over 2,400 retail stations under the ARCO®, Shell®, Exxon®, Mobil®, USA Gasoline™, Rebel™ and Tesoro® brands. Our full-service logistics business, a master limited partnership formed by Tesoro Corporation as Tesoro Logistics LP (TLLP), owns and operates 4,000 miles of crude oil, refined products and natural gas pipelines; 29 crude oil and refined products truck and marine terminals; 15 million barrels of storage capacity; two crude oil rail facilities; and four natural gas processing complexes. Headquartered in San Antonio, Texas, our operations span 18 states.

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.

EOE: Race / Sex / Veteran / Disability

Posting Notes: || San Antonio || Texas || United States (US) || SF:LI-JC-1 || |Engineering; Information Technology; Logistics; Other Corporate Functions || 78259 ||

About Tesoro Companies Inc.

Tesoros Trading Company is a retailer and wholesale distributor of folk arts and crafts from around the world. Owner Jonathan Williams started the company in 1983. He personally selects the items we sell and works with the artisans who make the handicrafts we import.