Phillips 66 Craftworker 2nd - Welder - Lake Charles Refinery in Westlake, Louisiana
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Welders work in the maintenance department of the refinery. The positions are straight day jobs, subject to occasional shift work, turnarounds, call outs and mandatory overtime. Welders are responsible for the fabrication, installation, and repair of piping and equipment. This work takes place in all areas of the refinery, outside exposed to the weather elements and to blowing air, heat, noise and vibration. The refinery processes involve hazardous and volatile materials under high temperatures and pressures. The work may take place at heights on vessels and towers and/or in confined spaces.
Responsibilities may include:
- Fabricate and repair piping, pressure vessels and structural steel using SMAW (stick), GTAW (tig) and GMAW (mig) processes and cutting torches, arc gougers and plasma arc cutters
- Intrepret isometric drawings
- Prepare equipment for welding
- Lay out, bending, punching and fabrication and erection of structual work, such as beams, platforms, ladders, etc.
- Perform production welding using welding machines
- Assuring compliance with all Company policies and procedures and training requirements
- Legally authorized to work in the United States
- High School Diploma or GED equivalent
- Must be at least 18 years of age
- Must be able to be Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC) qualified
- Maintain a valid driver's license
- 3 or more years of experience as a journeyman level Welder in an oil refinery, chemical process, electric utility, electrical distribution equipment testing or similar facility
- Ability to lift a minimum of 50 pounds
- Ability to climb up to 285 feet in height
- Ability to work near large, hot, high-speed machines
- Ability to work in enclosed spaces, such as tanks and silos
- Ability and willing to work overtime
- Ability to work with petroleum products that are under high pressure and heat
- Ability to work outside in harsh weather conditions
- Ability 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)
- Ability to wear fire retardant clothing and personal protective equipment (such as steel-toe shoes, ear and eye protection)
- Ability to work around chemicals, including acids and bases, that may be under high pressure Preferred:
- Completion of an apprenticeship, certification or associate degree program in welding
- Good oral and written communication skills pertaining to documenting inspection and repair information (English Language)
- Ability to read at a level to understand written safety procedures, work procedures, work permits and instruction manuals (English Language)
- Proficiency in computer useage basics including e-mail, Windows navigation, SAP TWIC This position requires you to have a TWIC card (Transportation Workers Identification Credential) to gain access to secure areas of Maritime Transportation Security Act (MTSA) regulated facilities and vessels. Any candidate selected for this position will not be allowed to begin work without an official TWIC card or written proof of a card "in transit" or "in production" from the Transportation Security Administration (TSA). Visit the TSA website https://twicprogram.tsa.dhs.gov/ TWICWebApp/for more information.
- Passing pre-employment background check, medical and drug screenings.
- Submit to random drug and alcohol testing after hire.
- Meet the physical requirements of the job which include the ability to lift, climb, walk, kneel, squat.
- Pass knowledge and skill assessments.
- 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).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 10, 2015.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 equal opportunity employer
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
Construction of the Lake Charles Refinery was completed in 1941 at a cost of $4.5MM. The refinery was originally designed to process 7,500 barrels of crude oil per day to supply high-octane aviation fuel to WWII war planes.
Through 75 years of upgrades, LCR now processes 244,000 barrels of crude oil per day. Each upgrade of the facility brought additional complexity and market advantages. Most recently, LCR completed a $300MM dollar project to meet clean fuels regulations.
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 integral to the portfolio. Headquartered in Houston, the company has 14,500 employees committed to safety and operating excellence. Phillips 66 had $52 billion of assets as of March 31, 2018. For more information, visit www.phillips66.com at http://www.phillips66.com/ 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 June 22, 2018 .
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 Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities
Requisition ID: 45569
Department: Lake Charles Refinery
Location: United States - Louisiana - Westlake
Job Field: Maintenance