Phillips 66 Operations Turnaround Specialist - Intermittent - Borger Refinery in Borger, Texas


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The Operations Turnaround Specialist - Intermittent position is responsible for turnaround preparation, turnaround execution and the operation of a designated unit in the Phillips 66 Borger Refinery. The position reports directly to the respective Area Manager for which he/she is assigned and will be needed through approximately May 2018

This is an intermittent position. No relocation available.

Responsibilities may include :

  • Turnaround preparation
  • Turnaround execution
  • Operating a process unit
  • Following all safety and environmental policies and procedures
  • Maintaining and operating equipment


Basic/Required :

  • Legally authorized to work in the job posting country
  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent
  • Maintain a valid driver's license
  • Previous operations experience at a refinery
  • Willingness to perform/comply with the following:
  • To work 12-hour rotating shifts, which include some weekends and holidays

  • To work overtime

  • To work in enclosed spaces, such as tanks and silos

  • To work near large, hot, high-speed machines

  • To climb up to 250 feet in height

  • To lift a minimum of 50 pounds

  • To work around chemicals, including acids and bases

  • To wear fire retardant clothing and personal protective equipment (such as steel-toe shoes, ear and eye protection)

  • To maintain your face daily so that a respirator/face mask can seal properly (some examples include being free of facial hair and/or clean shaven)

  • To perform firefighting duties

  • To work outside in harsh weather conditions

  • To work with petroleum products that are under high pressure and heat

Preferred :

  • 5 or more years of operating experience at a refinery
  • Strong oral/written communication skills and the ability to interact and work in a team environment
  • Strong interpersonal and written communication skills
  • Ability to resolve issues in a team environment
  • Accepts ownership, is accountable, and delivers on commitments
  • Ability to work in cross-functional teams


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

  • Contr: Adaptability—Adapt And Learn From Experience
  • Contr: Building Collaborative Relationships—Foster Relationships
  • Contr: Judgment—Demonstrate Sound Judgment
  • Contr: Results Orientation—Optimize Work Performance

The Borger Refinery is located in Borger, Texas, in the Texas Panhandle approximately 50 miles northeast of Amarillo. The refinery processes 148 mbpd of light and medium gravity sour crudes plus fractionates 30 mbpd of mixed natural gas liquids. The Borger Refinery produces LPG and motor fuels products for the Rocky Mountains, West Texas and Central U.S. market areas. Additionally, the Borger Refinery produces pentane and heptane solvents for specialty products applications.

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 July 3, 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: 37472

Department: Borger Refinery

Location: United States - Texas - Borger

Job Field: Maintenance