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Phillips 66 Design Technician in Sweeny, Texas

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 2019.


Phillips 66 is currently accepting applications for a Design Technician. The selected candidate will be part of a Small Projects Team working under the direction of a professional supervisor.

Responsibilities May Include

  • Prepare Design documents and drawings, bill of materials, enters material in SAP, and performs field and document research to produce detailed design IFC (Issue for Construction) packages.

  • Utilize sound design judgment in accordance with engineering and industry standards. In-depth understanding of the Refinery Engineering Practices (REPs)

  • Provide expertise to develop and generate detailed project work scopes and provides material and scope information for TIC (Total Installed Cost) estimates, as well as participates in FEL efforts.

  • Provides technical information in the field to support construction during pre-Turnaround, Turnaround, or other installations, as needed.

Position Requirements


  • Legally authorized to work in the job posting country

  • 5 or more years of experience working as a Design Technician or similar role.

  • Associates degree in design or related field

  • Proficiency (perform skills with limited assistance) required in AutoCAD, CADWORKs, SAP, SPI for design deliverables

  • Able to work safely in an office and refinery environment

  • Ability to manage onsite contract designers as necessary

  • Ability to maintain 3D scanner and train designers in its use

  • Good written and oral communication skills

  • Ability to follow standard operating procedures


  • Bachelor’s degree in design, or related field

  • 7 or more years of experience in the oil and gas industry

The Sweeny Refinery is located in Old Ocean, Texas. Refinery facilities include crude distilling, naphtha reforming, fluid catalytic cracking, alkylation, hydrodesulfurization, and aromatics units, as well as access to the on-site vacuum tower and delayed coking unit, which is an asset owned by Phillips 66 Partners. Sweeny processes heavy, high-sulfur crude oil and some light, low sulfur crude oil. Domestic, Canadian and other foreign crude oil is transported by truck, pipeline, marine transportation and terminals. The refinery produces a high percentage of transportation fuels. Other products include petrochemical feedstocks, heating oil and petroleum coke. The refinery receives crude oil by pipeline and via tankers, through terminals on the Gulf Coast, including a deepwater terminal at Freeport. Refined products are distributed throughout the Midcontinent region, southeastern and eastern United States by pipeline, barge and rail car. Refined products are also exported to Latin America by waterborne cargo.

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 April 20, 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: 53884

Location: Texas - Sweeny

Job Field: Technicians

Division : Sweeny Refinery

Technical Req : No