Phillips 66 Process Supervisor in Belle Chasse, Louisiana


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The Process Supervisor reports to the Business Team Leader at the Alliance Refinery. This position is responsible for directing and coordinating all operational activities, within the respective area to safely and efficiently produce on grade products and process streams while adhering to all company and governmental policies, guidelines and regulations. The position is responsible for coordinating initiatives of various resource groups to ensure activities are aligned with the safe and efficient operation of the complex.

Responsibilities may include :

  • Providing updates on daily operating and maintenance activities for the area. Ensures unit/area issues are presented, properly documented and immediate response actions taken
  • Working with the Shift Field Supervisors, Planning and Coordination and the other PSs to develop and communicate operational guidelines for the area daily
  • Working with the Shift Field Supervisors, Planning and Coordination and the other PSs to effectively resolve refinery operational upsets and unusual operations
  • Effectively integrating major changes to planned work or major equipment outages in to on-going work. Coordinating the assignment of critical resources with the Shift Field Supervisors, Maintenance, Technical and other PSs
  • Continuously balancing near-term objectives versus long-term objectives. Ensuring near-term operating targets are met while maintaining unit reliability and achieving expected unit run lengths
  • Providing guidance on long-term Capital and Major Maintenance expense opportunities and prioritization
  • Approving work notifications and developing priorities for maintenance planning and scheduling
  • Modifying and certifying operating procedures, as needed, to reflect MOC and other needed changes
  • Participating in management of change process as the operations specialist
  • Participating in unit and project PHAs as an Operations specialist
  • Monitoring safety of personnel and equipment in the area and participating in facility safety and other audits
  • Ensuring area compliance with Refinery and Corporate practices and standards
  • Ensuring area compliance with environmental rules and limits
  • Driving optimization of area with respect to unit constraints, performance/yields, energy consumption and operational expense (e.g., rentals)
  • Assisting in establishing training objectives and developing strategy to ensure operators are trained and qualified
  • Providing guidance on operator development including assignment to project and work-up roles and identification of future area leadership candidates
  • Participating in area incident investigations
  • Monitoring project implementation and overseeing operational support to projects and turnarounds


Basic/Required :

  • Legally authorized to work in the job posting country
  • High school diploma or GED equivalent
  • 5 or more years of direct experience in refinery process operations or technical support
  • Willing and able to obtain a Transportation Worker Identification Card (TWIC). Information can be found at

Preferred :

  • Lead Operator/Console Trained Operator qualified in the respective area
  • 5 or more years of Refinery Operations supervisory experience
  • 3 or more years of direct experience at a refinery
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, ability to interact with multiple layers of organization
  • Ability to analyze data and rationalize to decisions that add value to the business
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Strong computer skills


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

  • Supv: Adaptability—Readily Adapt
  • Supv: Building Collaborative Relationships—Relate Well To Others
  • Supv: Communication—Communicate Effectively
  • Supv: Results Orientation—Show Initiative
  • Supv: Strategic Thinking—Understand Strategies
  • Supv: Talent Enhancement—Develop And Retain Talent
  • Supv: Judgment—Analyze Issues And Solve Problems

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 integral to the portfolio. Headquartered in Houston, the company has 14,500 employees committed to safety and operating excellence. Phillips 66 had $52 billion of assets as of March 31, 2018. 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 October 26, 2018 .

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: 47747

Department: Alliance Refinery

Location: United States - Louisiana - Belle Chasse

Job Field: Operations