Phillips 66 Lead Process Engineer - Alliance Refinery in Belle Chasse, Louisiana


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The Lead Process Engineer - Alliance Refinery reports to the Process Design Superintendent. Responsible for process engineering, project development, and project front-end-loading for Alliance Refinery capital projects. Accountable for assuring projects achieve objectives and are technically sound

Responsibilities may include :

  • Utilizing front end loading work processes and accepted best practices to assure timely and cost effective project development
  • Reviewing projects with internal, external and industry discipline experts to ensure projects are technically sound and cost effective
  • Reviewing projects with appropriate plant personnel to ensure all health, safety and environmental compliance requirements are met
  • Actively promoting the latest technologies and problem-solving solutions. Sharing and leveraging technical expertise across other sites and other forums
  • Establishing and validating project priorities, deliverables and deadlines with supervision. Managing competing priorities and multiple projects. Accountable for managing time to deliver on commitments
  • Providing leadership in development of project scope, benchmarking, and control of project design to the approved scope
  • Providing process interface with Prepare To Operate and Operations in project scope development and execution
  • Providing process engineering support during mechanical design to ensure original process intent is met


Basic/Required :

  • Legally authorized to work in the job posting country
  • Bachelor's Degree inChemical Engineering
  • 5 or more years of experience working for refinery owner
  • 3 or more years of experience working Area Process Engineering support
  • Must be able to be Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC) qualified (For more information, you can visit )

Preferred :

  • Must possess strong refinery process engineering fundamentals
  • Ability to establish work priorities based on greatest business needs
  • Understands and uses functional expertise to contribute to the success of the business
  • Strong oral/written communication skills and the ability to interact and work in a team environment
  • Encourages creativity, innovation, and continuous improvement
  • Experience with process simulation programs
  • Computer proficient including applications for word processing, spreadsheets and process database systems (PI)
  • Engenders trust
  • Personally committed to continuous learning and ongoing self-development
  • Must possess commitment, dedication, and willingness to support management direction
  • Must possess effective leadership, interpersonal and team player skills; the ability to work with and incorporate ideas of other organizations (i.e., safety, maintenance, environmental)
  • Must possess ability to coordinate and provide leadership for multiple issues and prioritize them appropriately given HS&E concerns (i.e., compliance items), business, and personnel needs
  • Area process engineering lead ready (after learning facility facility)
  • Candidates for this position should have characteristics or experience and potential & interest in a future leadership role in operations engineering that could lead to that role or other future refinery leadership roles


At Phillips 66, while "what" we do may be very different from person to person, there's a "how" that connects all of us. It is how we work, how we collaborate and how we succeed together. It's this shared "how" that our competency framework describes in detail. We call it the Keys to Success because it can unlock the potential within us all.

Keys to Success

  • Prof: Adaptability—Demonstrate Adaptability And Learning
  • Prof: Building Collaborative Relationships—Build Partnerships
  • Prof: Communication—Communicate Professionally
  • Prof: Judgment—Exercise Professional Judgment
  • Prof: Results Orientation—Optimize Results

The Alliance Refinery is located 20 miles south of New Orleans on Highway 23. The refinery was built in 1971 and is one of the last world-scale grassroots refineries built in the United States. The facility is specifically designed and constructed for highly efficient operations that refine crude oil into gasoline, diesel and jet fuel.

Company Overview

Phillips 66 is a diversified energy manufacturing and logistics company. With a portfolio of Midstream, Chemicals, Refining, and Marketing and Specialties businesses, the company processes, transports, stores and markets fuels and products globally. Phillips 66 Partners, the company's master limited partnership, is an integral asset in the portfolio. Headquartered in Houston, the company has 14,600 employees committed to safety and operating excellence. Phillips 66 had $51 billion of assets as of March 31, 2017. For more information, visit at or follow us on Twitter @Phillips66Co .

To be considered

In order to be considered for this position you must complete the entire application process, which includes answering all prescreening questions and providing your eSignature on or before the requisition closing date of June 15, 2017 .

Candidates for regular U.S. positions must be a U.S. citizen or national, or an alien admitted as permanent resident, refugee, asylee or temporary resident under 8 U.S.C. 1160(a) or 1255(a)(1). Individuals with temporary visas such as E, F-1, H-1, H-2, L, B, J, or TN or who need sponsorship for work authorization now or in the future, are not eligible for hire.

Phillips 66 is an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

Requisition ID: 37124

Department: Alliance Refinery

Location: United States - Louisiana - Belle Chasse

Job Field: Engineering