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Phillips 66 Company.

Senior Process Engineer - Rodeo Refinery

Phillips 66 Company. - Rodeo, CA

The Senior Process Engineer

provide process technical expertise, troubleshooting and process design services focused on enhancing the safety, reliability and profitability of refinery process operations. This position interfaces with all departments throughout the refinery including Operations, Project Engineering, Health & Safety, etc. This position resides within the Technical Services Department.

Responsibilities may include

Participating in and leading strategic project development initiatives for business improvement by performing process and economic studies

Evaluating project alternatives for cost, business benefits, including return on investment, environmental and health and safety impacts

Identifying and developing process improvement ideas and working to ensure ideas are incorporated into expense and capital plans

Working closely with Operations Engineers, Supervisors and Superintendents on process related issues

Troubleshooting process operations to explain and correct process quality problems

Preparing process design reports for assigned projects, including the following:

Detailed process specifications such as flowrates, temperatures, pressures, fluid properties and duties for new or revised equipment

Red-lined Process Safety Information (PSI) such as (Heat and Material balances, Process Flow Diagrams (PFDs), etc)

Impacts to Health and Safety, Environment, Relief System Design, etc.

Preparing, maintaining and checking process safety information

Participating in and leading Process Safety Management (PSM) activities such as MOC and PHA

Participating in Phillips 66 Network activities

Mentoring and providing technical coaching to summer interns, new hires, and less experienced engineers and operators



Legally authorized to work in the job posting country

Bachelor’s degree in Chemical Engineering

8 or more years of refining and/or related industry experience

1 or more years of experience with process simulation software (e.g. HYSYS, Pro II, AspenPlus)

Currently hold or be able to qualify to receive a Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC) card. Note, information regarding TWIC qualification standards may be found at




1 or more years of experience with process equipment design including towers, heat exchangers, control valves, pressure relief valves, pumps, piping, etc.

1 or more years of experience with overpressure design methods for various equipment

Possess good computer skills utilizing Microsoft (Word, Excel, Outlook, etc)

Demonstrated ability to complete complex assignments per schedule and within budgetary parameters

Strong verbal and written communication skills, with ability to interact and work in a team environment

Demonstrated knowledge of industrial safe work practices and standards

Proven ability to lead teams and mentor less experienced engineers


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

Prof: Adaptability—Demonstrate Adaptability And Learning

Prof: Building Collaborative Relationships—Build Partnerships

Prof: Communication—Communicate Professionally

Prof: Judgment—Exercise Professional Judgment

Prof: Results Orientation—Optimize Results

The San Francisco Refinery

is comprised of two facilities linked by a 200-mile pipeline. The Rodeo

facility is located in the San Francisco Bay area, while the Santa Maria facility is located in Arroyo Grande, CA. The refinery's crude oil processing capacity is 120 MBD. The refinery processes mainly heavy, high-sulfur crude oil.

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 14,600 employees committed to safety and operating excellence. Phillips 66 had $51 billion of assets as of March 31, 2017. 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 January 19, 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:



Rodeo Refinery


United States - California - Rodeo

Job Field:


9 days 19 hours ago

Phillips 66 Company.


Senior Process Engineer - Rodeo Refinery Phillips 66 Company. - Rodeo, CA, United States


Location: Rodeo, CA

Company Profile:
Built on more than 130 years of experience, Phillips 66 is a growing energy manufacturing and logistics company with high-performing Midstream, Chemicals, Refining, and Marketing and Specialties businesses. This integrated portfolio enables Phillips 66 to capture opportunities in the changing energy landscape. Headquartered in Houston, the company has 13,500 employees who are committed to operating excellence and safety. Phillips 66 had $51 billion of assets as of Sept. 30, 2013.