Clean oil equipment


Clean and sterilise tanks, inflow pipes and production areas; use tools such as scraper, hose and brush; handle chemical solutions.

Alternative labels

tank cleaning
oil equipment cleansing
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clean pipes
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cleaning tanks
cleaning pipes
pipe cleaning

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Relationships with occupations

Essential skill

Clean oil equipment is an essential skill of the following occupations:

Distillation operator: Distillation operators run and oversee the oil distillation process and assist with troubleshooting. They operate distillation equipment to separate intermediate products or impurities from oil. They turn control valves and gauges to attain temperatures, material flow rate, pressure, etc. 

Optional skill

Clean oil equipment is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this skill may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.




  1. Clean oil equipment – ESCO


Last updated on September 20, 2022