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Phillips 66 Associate Field Engineer in Bartlesville, Oklahoma

Phillips 66 & YOU - Together we can fuel the future

Phillips 66 has more than 140 years of experience in providing the energy that enables people to dream bigger and go farther, faster. We are committed to improving lives, and that is our promise to our employees and our communities. We are sustained by the backgrounds and experiences of our diverse teams, which reflect who we are, the environment we create and how we work together. Our company is built on values of safety, honor and commitment. We call our cultural mindset Our Energy in Action, which we define through four simple, intuitive behaviors: We work for the greater good, create an environment of trust, seek different perspectives and achieve excellence. Phillips 66 was recognized by Forbes as one of “America’s Best Employers” in 2021.


The Associate Field Engineer will provide technical service, product application, product field testing, training, and engineering support to assure customer satisfaction and to support the broader achievement of strategic growth and earnings initiatives and objectives. Develop lubricant application expertise by working closely with field lubricant engineers. Develop lubricant troubleshooting and lab expertise by working closely with technical coordinators.

Responsibilities May Include

  • Provide technical engineering support of lubricant products and applications to lubricant marketers and consumers/end users.

  • Serve as a technical liaison with lubricant consumers/end users, Phillips 66 field engineering personnel and Bartlesville tech services team.

  • Prioritize and coordinate activities with Director, Field Technical Services to facilitate business unit goals.

  • Develop and maintain strong working and commercial relationships with end users and marketers to support new and continued sales.

  • Investigate product performance and product quality complaints; Successfully trouble-shoot lubrication concerns from existing and potential customers.

  • Provide technical training to lubricant marketers and consumers/end users; Make technical presentations and prescriptions.

  • Identify new product opportunities that support business strategies, and work with R&D, marketing, operations, etc., to commercialize.

  • Seek lubricant product approvals with original equipment manufacturers. Work with products team to assist with field trials.

  • Conduct lubrication surveys.

  • Provide oversight to verify compliance of marketers with Marketer Operations Standard. Promote best practices in the storage, handling and application of lubricants.

  • Back up coverage for Technical Hotline incoming calls.

  • Oversee Oil Analysis Program.

Position Requirements


  • Legally authorized to work in the job posting country

  • Bachelor’s degree in an Engineering or Science discipline

  • Proficient with personal computer software and Microsoft Office products

  • 2 or more years technical experience in lubricants industry

  • Excellent knowledge of lubrication principles

  • Lubricant product line knowledge and engineering background

  • Very good knowledge of lubricant product performance tests and oil analysis methods/interpretation

  • Well-developed troubleshooting and incident resolution skills

  • Good understanding of the business relationships between lubricant manufacturers, marketers, direct customers, end users and competitors


  • 5 years of direct technical marketing/sales in lubricants

  • STLE CLS Certification

  • Mechanical experience in rotating or plant equipment

  • Excellent knowledge of equipment used in automotive, surface and underground mining, natural gas transmission, power plant operations and various industries

  • Excellent teamwork, network, communication, presentation/training, technical writing and interpersonal skills

  • Ability to work as an individual and in a group

  • Proven ability to solve complex problems and influence others

  • Handles difficult situations constructively and tactfully

  • Accepts ownership; is accountable and delivers on commitments

  • Creative and innovative; has a continuous improvement mindset

  • Ability to prioritize work to get results. Excellent planning and business skills

At the Phillips 66 Bartlesville Business Operations & Innovation Center, employees from multiple business disciplines deliver critical support and solutions that enable strong operating excellence and growth opportunities for the company worldwide. Located 40 miles north of the urban city of Tulsa, Bartlesville offers the warmth of a close-knit community with the amenities of a much larger city. Home to 35,000, Bartlesville is a vibrant city rich in history, culture and resources that come from a town built around the energy industry. Recognized as one of the top 25 livable cities in the U.S., it’s easy to see citizens take pride in their community. Bartlesville boasts an affordable cost of living with lovely neighborhoods, a thriving downtown, arts and theater, parks and an extensive trail network. Also vital to the community, is the Bartlesville Public School District (BPSD). Among the state's 32 largest school districts, the BPSD is an award-winning leader in STEM education K-12, and the high school is ranked among the best in the state by U.S. News & World Report.

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, 2021 .

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 Women/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

Requisition ID: 54947

Location: Oklahoma - Bartlesville

Job Field: Engineering

Division : Lubricants

Technical Req : No