Phillips 66 One Year Industrial Placement Student - Analytical Chemist in South Killingholme, United Kingdom


Phillips 66 & YOU- Together we can fuel the future


If you want work experience that really counts, consider a placement with Phillips 66. We are now looking for a Science student to join us for a One Year Industrial Placement in 2017, working in a fast paced industrial laboratory that supports a large industrial organisation.

If successful your time will be split between a number of possible functions and projects, each presenting their own individual challenges.

Your role will be to provide primary support within the Gas, Waters and Metals laboratories as well as being actively involved in Research and Development project work, such as method development. Utilising numerous techniques but not limited to: GLC, GCMS, ICP, AA, IC, Spectrometry. There will also be opportunities for you to present any new proposals and/or ideas to higher management.

We are looking for a student who will have completed at least their 2nd year of a related degree subject, such as Biology, Chemistry or Physics and are on course to achieve a minimum grade of 2:1.

Your time will be spent either on specific projects or working alongside our experienced Mechanical Engineers. This is a great opportunity to put your theoretical skills into practice and gain invaluable experience within a business environment.


Basic/Required :

  • The legal right to live and work in the UK on a permanent basis without restrictions
  • Working towards a degree in either Biology, Chemistry or Physics at level 2:1 or higher
  • Proficient knowledge and experience of MS applications
  • Good communication skills
  • Effective team player
  • Self motivated and ability to work on own initiative
  • Ability to manage conflicting priorities


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 Humber Refinery located in North East Lincolnshire, is one of the most complex refineries within the Phillips 66 portfolio and one of the most sophisticated in Europe, with a crude oil processing capacity of 221,000 barrels per day it refines the most economically advantaged crude oils to help shape today's energy landscape. The only coking refinery in the UK and the world's largest producer of speciality graphite cokes and the largest anode coke producer in Europe.

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 14,000 employees committed to safety and operating excellence. Phillips 66 had $50 billion of assets as of June 30, 2015. For more information, visit 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 30th November, 2016.

Phillips 66 is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Requisition ID: 31001

Department: RM&T Humber Refinery

Location: Great Britain - Northeast Lincolnshire - South Killingholme

Job Field: Internships, Graduate Positions, and Student Programs

Technical Requisition: No