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Phillips 66 Electrician - Borger Refinery in Borger, Texas

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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 2019.


The Electrician - Borger Refinery is responsible for the preventive maintenance, repair, and replacement of industrial electrical equipment and systems in a Refinery. The starting rate of pay for an Electrician depends on the candidate's skill level after completion of assessments and may range from $32.89 with the ability to reach top craft pay within 24 months which is currently $44.84.

This position requires successful completion of aptitude, behavioral and skills testing and an on-site interview. Candidates who receive an offer of employment will then be required to successfully complete a pre-employment due diligence process that consists of things like a background check, medical, hearing, respiratory and vision exams and agility testing.

Non-Exempt relocation policy available for this position.

Responsibilities May Include

  • Installation, testing, and commissioning of new or repaired electrical equipment.

  • Ensuring daily that all electrical equipment and systems support the operating requirements in all areas including safety, quality, productivity, capacity and reliability.

  • Troubleshooting and solving electrical problems safely following safe work practices and using the appropriate tools and personal protective equipment.

  • Using computer maintenance management system for equipment documentation information.

Position Requirements


  • Legally authorized to work in the job posting country

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent

  • Must be at least 18 years of age

  • Must have and maintain a valid driver's license

  • Willingness to comply with the following:

  • Work at least an 8-hour shift and up to a 12-hour shift, which includes some weekends, holidays and nights

  • Available for on-call responsibilities

  • Work overtime

  • Climb up to 250 feet in height

  • Learn computer software associated with process operations

  • Lift up to 50 pounds

  • 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)

  • Perform firefighting duties

  • Read at a level to understand written safety procedures, work procedures, work permits and instruction manuals

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

  • Work around chemicals, including acids and bases

  • Work in enclosed spaces, such as tanks and silos

  • Work near large, hot, high-speed machines

  • Work outside in harsh weather conditions

  • Work with petroleum products that are under high pressure and heat

  • Working knowledge of industrial and commercial electrical systems

  • Working knowledge of the NEC and NFPA7OE

  • Willingness to work safely on or around 120 volts up to 15kV


  • Technical certification in Electrical Maintenance (or higher) OR minimum of 2 years of directly applicable equivalent experience

  • Associate’s degree in electrical technology

  • 2 or more years of military experience working with electricity or electronics

  • 2 or more years of electrical experience working in a refinery, oilfield, and/or chemical industry setting

  • Experience with SAP's Maintenance Module

  • Evaluate and improve our processes for uptime and reliability

  • Working knowledge of substation maintenance

  • Working knowledge of industrial UPS and DC systems

The Borger Refinery is located in Borger, Texas, in the Texas Panhandle, approximately 50 miles north of Amarillo, Texas. Refinery facilities include crude distilling, naphtha reforming, fluid catalytic cracking, alkylation, hydrodesulfurization and delayed coking units, as well as an NGL fractionation facility. The refinery processes primarily medium sour crude oil produced locally, and heavy sour crude oil produced in Canada, all of which are delivered by pipeline. Borger produces a high percentage of transportation fuels, as well as petroleum coke, NGLs and solvents. Refined products are distributed to customers via pipelines from the refinery to West Texas, New Mexico, Colorado and the Midcontinent region.

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 February 28, 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: 53568

Location: Texas - Borger

Job Field: Maintenance

Division : Borger Refinery

Technical Req : Yes