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Fuels Distribution System Operator

  • Full Time
  • Vandenberg, CA
  • Applications have closed

Website Katmai Government Services

Education: High School or Equivalent

Career Level: Professional

% of Travel Required: 0-25%

Manage fuels products to meet the requirements of supported organizations.


  • Receive, store, issue, transfer petroleum products IAW Air Force Instructions and DLA-Energy policies and procedures.
  • Perform dispatcher, expeditor and safety person duties as required per AFI 23-201.
  • Ensure inspection forms are properly maintained and annotated.
  • Receive, store, transfer, issue petroleum products in a safe manner.
  • Inspect and perform preventive maintenance on fuel facilities and refueling equipment.
  • Inventory assigned tanks and equipment and performs product rotation IAW DoD 4140.25M and DLA Energy policies.
  • Comply with all safety procedures and all federal, state and local environmental regulations.
  • All other duties as assigned.

Preferred Skills, Training and Education:

  • Obtain and retain a valid Class B California commercial driver’s license with HAZMAT endorsement and be insurable by the company's insurance carrier.
  • Ability to determine, analyze and properly respond during fuel exercises and emergency situations.
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office 7 Suite (Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Outlook).
  • Knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Must be exceedingly well organized, flexible.
  • Demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness; monitors own work to ensure quality.

Job Requirements:


  • High School Diploma or GED required.
  • Minimum two (2) years of documented experience (military/civilian) in the areas of fuels, operation and preventive maintenance of fuels storage and dispensing systems, aircraft and ground fuel servicing operations.
  • Thorough knowledge and minimum two (2) years of problem solving and direct application experience of DOD DLA Energy and AF fuels management instructions and procedures.
  • Minimum of two (2) years hands-on experience in properties & characteristics of petroleum products; safety precautions; fuels automated system procedures, statistical methods and procedures.
  • Minimum two (2) years’ experience supporting fuels operational requirements and applying commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within fuels management arena.