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Utility Operator

Phillips Pipe Line Company - Borger, TX

The Utility Operator

will work independently and with other personnel to maintain and operate equipment and processes in the Midstream business units. Some of the processes involved use hazardous and volatile materials under high temperature and pressure. Typical working conditions include: outside weather and elements, blowing air, heat, noise, vibration and occasionally working from heights and confined spaces. Utility Operator must follow safe work practices including the wearing of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE). In addition, Utility Operator perform various duties required to keep their assigned processing unit/area operating safely and at specified production/run rates.

Responsibilities may include

Demonstrating awareness and commitment to safety

Maintaining equipment and operations

Taking samples/readings of various process streams

Monitoring and observing assigned area for abnormal conditions and emergency situations

Working with outside contractors and agencies

Participating in safety reviews

Initiating work orders and permitting for work related to the assigned unit.

Maintaining proper and safe process operations of the operating equipment

Serving on the emergency response fire brigade, rescue team, and/or first responder team

Participating in annual training refreshers

Performing routine terminal maintenance

Ensuring accurate and timely completion of paperwork

Responds to emergencies and assisting in maintaining emergency equipment

Maintaining measurement equipment

Maintaining effective and professional relationships with terminal and pipeline customers and vendors

Eliminating, containing and reporting any and all product and/or crude leaks, seeps and spills

Monitoring and enforcing safety rules at loading rack and truck unloading facilities

Identifying and promptly communicating operational and equipment problems to supervisor and/or completing trouble reports

Operating valves

Identifying and pursuing cost reduction opportunities

Upholding company values, understanding and implementing all relevant company policies and procedures to ensure all work meets the required standard

This is a Union Represented position



Legally authorized to work in the job posting country

High School Diploma / GED or higher degree

Must maintain a valid driver's license

Willingness and ability to perform/comply, with or without reasonable accommodation, with the following:

To work at least a 12-hour rotating shift, which includes weekends and holidays (Employees generally work 48 hours one week, 36 hours the next, rotating between days and nights)

To work overtime on an as-needed basis

To work in enclosed spaces, such as tanks and silos

To climb up to 40 feet in height

To lift up to 50 pounds

To work with chemicals, including acids and bases

To wear personal protective equipment (such as steel-toe shoes, ear and eye protection)

To maintain your face so that a respirator / face mask can seal properly, i.e., to be clean shaven (free of facial hair)

To perform firefighting duties

To work outside in harsh weather conditions

To work with hydrocarbons that are under high pressure and heat

Conditions of employment may include successful completion of an entry-level test


3 or more years of direct operational experience in the oil and gas industry

Proficient (perform the skill with limited assistance) on Microsoft Office and 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 Borger Refinery

is located in Borger, Texas, in the Texas Panhandle approximately 50 miles northeast of Amarillo. The refinery processes 148 mbpd of light and medium gravity sour crudes plus fractionates 30 mbpd of mixed natural gas liquids. The Borger Refinery produces LPG and motor fuels products for the Rocky Mountains, West Texas and Central U.S. market areas. Additionally, the Borger Refinery produces pentane and heptane solvents for specialty products applications.

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 $53 billion of assets as of Sept. 30, 2017. For more information, visit

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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 April 27, 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:





United States - Texas - Borger

Job Field:


7 days 16 hours ago

Phillips Pipe Line Company


Utility Operator Phillips Pipe Line Company - Borger, TX, United States


Location: Borger, TX

Company Profile:
Phillips 66 Pipeline LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Phillips 66, operates more than 12,000 miles of pipelines in the United States. Additionally, the company owns or operates 39 finished-product terminals, five LPG terminals, 10 crude oil terminals and one petroleum coke exporting facility. Phillips 66 Pipeline LLC transports both raw and finished petroleum products, including crude oil, propane and refined products such as gasoline, diesel and jet fuel. The company also stores motor fuels at terminals, where tanker trucks pick them up for delivery to local retail outlets.