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Phillips 66 Lab Technician, Ferndale Refinery in Ferndale, Washington

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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 2021.

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The Lab Technician, Ferndale Refinery performs tasks to maintain and calibrate instrumentation, standardize laboratory procedures, gather and interpret process supporting analytical data, and monitor and control product quality.

Responsibilities May Include:

  • Participates on the laboratory safety committee

  • Assists in the execution of all laboratory control testing and reporting

  • Calibrates and standardizes test equipment and reagents

  • Develops and maintains skills: safety methods, ERS, oil spill. etc.

  • Monitors and maintains inventory of reagents and instrument parts

  • Maintains a safe, clean and orderly work environment

Required Qualifications:

  • Legally authorized to work in the United States without restrictions

  • High school diploma or GED

  • Completed college level General Chemistry series and Organic Chemistry series

  • Possess a valid Driver’s License

  • Must possess or be able to obtain a Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC) card

  • Willing and able, with or without reasonable accomodation, to perform and comply with following:

    • To work extended hours, which may include evenings, weekends and holidays

    • To respond to refinery emergencies during off-hours

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

    • To climb ladders and stairs up to 200 feet in height

    • To transport articles up to 50 pounds

    • To work around chemicals, including acids and bases

    • To work around hydrocarbons under high pressure and heat

    • To work outside in harsh weather conditions

    • 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)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in Biology or Chemistry

  • 2+ years of experience in a refinery

  • SAP experience

  • Proficient in MS Office

  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals

  • Ability to write routine reports and correspondence

  • Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees

  • Ability to apply mathematical concepts such as probability and statistical inference to work

  • Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists

  • Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form

The Ferndale Refinery is located on Puget Sound in Ferndale, Washington, approximately 20 miles south of the U.S.-Canada border. Facilities include crude distillation, naphtha reforming, fluid catalytic cracking, alkylation and hydrodesulfurization units. It processes a variety crude oils, including Alaskan North Slope, Canadian and other foreign and U.S. shale crudes, primarily delivered via marine vessel and pipeline. Within the refinery is a rail car crude oil receiving facility with a capacity of 30,000 BPD. This offloading facility, owned by Phillips 66 Partners, makes the receipt of additional crude by rail car possible. The refinery produces a high percentage of transportation fuels. Other products include residual fuel oil, which is supplied to the northwest marine bunker fuel market. Most refined products are distributed to customers by pipeline and barge to major markets in the northwestern United States.

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  • Annual Variable Cash Incentive Program (VCIP) bonus

  • 8% 401k company match, with an additional 0-4% Company 401k contribution based on the Company’s financial performance

  • Cash Balance Account pension

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits with an annual company contribution to a Health Savings Account for employees on HDHP

  • Total well-being programs and incentives, including Employee Assistance Plan, well-being reimbursement, and backup family care services

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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 5, 2022 .

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: 56453

Location: Washington - Ferndale

Job Field: Technicians

Division : Ferndale Refinery

Technical Req : No