Chemical Process Operator Alternative titles: Process Technician, Chief Operator, Operations Technician, Control Room Operator, Lead Operator

$26.75/h Average Salary
Job Prospects

What are the main duties?

  • Monitor transformation processes: electrochemistry, electrolysis, polymerization, bioprocessing, etc.
  • Operate heat exchangers, boilers, compressors, turbines, centrifuges, automated control systems, etc.
  • Control flow, pressure and temperature for different transformation processes.
  • Take samples and analyze them.
  • Shut down equipment for maintenance.
  • Respond to emergency situations and ensure compliance with safety standards.

Is it right for you?

  • You are environmentally conscious.
  • You are interested in problem solving.
  • You are not easily affected by stress.


Techniques de procédés industriels Program available in French only

Where is this program being offered?
regions quebec Chaudière - AppalachesMontréal and Saguenay - Lac-Saint-Jean
Job Placement Rate
90% Job Placement Rate
5% % who pursue further education
Duration of training 2580h
33 months
Are you eligible? Check your eligibility
Want more info? Program details