Phillips 66 Process Engineer Industrial Placement in Northeast Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
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.
If you want work experience that really counts, consider a placement with Phillips 66. We are now looking for a Chemical Engineering student to join us for a One Year Industrial Placement starting in July 2021.
Your time will be spent on specific projects or working alongside our experienced Chemical Engineers monitoring unit operations. You’ll be given real work to do and real responsibility, either as a unit engineer looking after our process unit’s day to day running and optimisation or our refinery energy and utility management. In addition to core responsibilities you’ll be given a variety of work and experiences, including working with multiple disciplines, getting hands on site experience as well as the opportunity to get involved with maintenance inspections inside process vessels. This is a great opportunity to put your theoretical skills into practice and gain invaluable experience within a business environment.
Should you do well during your time with us, you may be considered for a graduate position upon completion of your degree.
*Please include a cover letter with your application explaining how you meet what we are looking for. Please also include your 'A' Level results or equivalent on your CV.*
What we are looking for
A pro-active self-starter
Strong interpersonal skills
Someone who is highly motivated with a drive and energy to lead and influence change
Good team player who is able to work with and influence others
Confidence to work on your own initiative
Someone who has the ability to prioritise effectively
Ability to apply your technical knowledge to analyze problems and create innovative solutions
The legal right to live and work in the UK on a permanent basis without restrictions.
Working towards a minimum 2:1 in a Chemical Engineering discipline degree
120 UCAS points at A-Level or equivalent qualification (300 UCAS points based on previous UCAS points system) including at least one STEM subject.
Good engineering/technical knowledge
Competent IT knowledge
Strong communications skills
Have completed some previous work experience or held part time position successfully.
What Phillips 66 will offer you
Opportunity to get real industrial experience with responsibility and accountability
Ability to integrate and learn from experienced engineers
Opportunity to become part of our Early Careers Network and take part in fun, informative and social activities
Free daily lunch whilst working on site
Free accommodation for the first 6 weeks of your placement so you can get to know the area and other students.
Free access to our onsite gym (when open)
The Humber Refinery is located on the east coast of England in North Lincolnshire, United Kingdom, approximately 180 miles north of London. Humber's facilities include crude distilling, naphtha reforming, fluid catalytic cracking, hydrodesulfurization, thermal cracking and delayed coking units. The refinery has two coking units with associated calcining plants, which produce high-value graphite and anode petroleum cokes. It processes crude oil supplied primarily from the North Sea and includes light, low- and medium-sulfur and acidic crude oil. Humber produces a high percentage of transportation fuels. It is the only coking refinery in the United Kingdom, and a major producer of specialty graphite cokes and anode coke. Approximately 70 percent of the light oils produced by the refinery are distributed to customers in the United Kingdom by pipeline, rail car and truck, while the other products are exported to the rest of Europe, West Africa and the United States.
To be considered:
In order to be considered for this position you must complete the entire application process, which includes answering all pre-screening questions and providing your eSignature on or before the requisition closing date 20th September 2020.
Applications will be reviewed periodically throughout the advertising window. However, we may invite candidates who pass our screening process to selection events on a first-come, first-served basis and making offers of employment to people who are successful at those events, therefore we advise that you apply as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.
Our assessment days will be held at our Humber Refinery on Wednesday 7th, Thursday 8th & Friday 9th October 2020 and will include an overnight stay and dinner with experienced engineers. Please ensure you are available to attend these dates when submitting your application.
Phillips 66 is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Requisition ID: 52867
Location: GBR - Northeast Lincolnshire - South Killingholme
Job Field: Internships, Graduate Positions, and Student Programs
Division : Humber Refinery
Technical Req : Yes