Phillips 66 Electrician - Wood River Refinery in Wood River, Illinois


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The Electrician , under the general direction of the Maintenance Supervisor, is responsible for the preventive maintenance, repair, and replacement of industrial electrical equipment and systems in a Refinery.

Responsibilities may include :

  • Installation, testing, and commissioning of new or repaired electrical equipment.
  • Responsible for ensuring daily that all electrical equipment and systems support the operating requirements in all areas including safety, quality, productivity, capacity and reliability.
  • Required to troubleshoot and solve electrical problems safely following safe work practices and using the appropriate tools and personal protective equipment.
  • Use of the computer maintenance management system for equipment documentation information.


Basic/Required :

  • Legally authorized to work in the job posting country
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • Possess valid driver’s license
  • A minimum of 5 years of industrial electrician experience
  • Willing to work overtime, weekends, holidays and varied shifts when required
  • Able to:
  • Climb ladders and/or stairs up to 10 floors

  • Climb a minimum of 100 feet within caged ladder

  • Lift a minimum of 30 pounds

  • Perform work below grade (sumps) and in confined spaces

  • Perform work at heights

  • Bend, stoop, and lift

  • Perform work in sometimes hazardous conditions that require special personal protective equipment

Preferred :

  • Completion of Associates Degree in electrical
  • Work experience with low to medium voltage motors, motor control circuits, and variable speed drives.
  • NEC requirements for hazardous locations
  • Familiar with the use and compliance of the NEC and NFPA 70E
  • Work experience with low and medium voltage motors, motor control circuits, and variable speed drives
  • Computer skills (MS Office, Outlook, SAP)


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

The Wood River Refinery is located on the east side of the Mississippi River in Roxana, IL, about 15 miles northeast of St. Louis, MO. It is Phillips 66 largest refinery and operations are run 24 hours per day, seven days per week.

Company Overview

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 an integral asset in the portfolio. Headquartered in Houston, the company has 14,000 employees committed to safety and operating excellence. Phillips 66 had $50 billion of assets as of June 30, 2016. For more information, visit at 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 February 22, 2019 .

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: 49342

Department: Wood River Refinery

Location: United States - Illinois - Wood River

Job Field: Maintenance