Phillips 66 One Year Industrial Placement Student - Laboratory Response Technician in South Killingholme, United Kingdom


Phillips 66 & YOU- Together we can fuel the future


If you want work experience that really counts, consider a placement with Phillips 66. We are looking for a Science student to join us for a One Year Industrial Placement in 2019 working in a fast paced industrial laboratory that supports a large oil refinery. Please note that this is a shift position.

If successful your time will be spent gaining valuable experience working within the laboratory environment and also outside on the plant.

Responsiblities will include key sampling and key testing of Refinery streams and finished products as directed by Phillips 66 leader. Required to work an 8-hour shift pattern during the week of Monday to Friday – mornings - 06:30 to 15:00 / afternoons 14:00 to 22.30 and 12-hour days on a weekend from 0700 to 19:00 hours. You will work 12 days with 9 days off.

We are looking for a student who will have completed at least their 2 nd year of a related degree subject, such as Chemistry, Biology, or Physics and are on course to achieve a minimum grade of 2:2.

Please note that for the duration of the placement the successful candidate will not be employed directly by Phillips 66 but by Sodexo who will be their employer.

It is essential that applicants hold a full driving licence


Basic/Required :

  • The legal right to live and work in the UK on a permanent basis without restrictions
  • Working towards a degree in either Biology, Chemistry or Physics at level 2:2 or higher
  • Full UK driving licence
  • Proficient knowledge and experience of MS applications
  • Good communication skills
  • Effective team player
  • Self motivated and ability to work on own initiative
  • Ability to manage conflicting priorities


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 Humber Refinery located in North East Lincolnshire, is one of the most complex refineries within the Phillips 66 portfolio and one of the most sophisticated in Europe, with a crude oil processing capacity of 221,000 barrels per day it refines the most economically advantaged crude oils to help shape today's energy landscape. The only coking refinery in the UK and the world's largest producer of speciality graphite cokes and the largest anode coke producer in Europe.

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 14,500 employees committed to safety and operating excellence. Phillips 66 had $52 billion of assets as of March 31, 2018. For more information, visit or follow us on Twitter @Phillips66Co at .

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 15th February, 2019

Phillips 66 is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Requisition ID: 48111

Department: RM&T Humber Refinery

Location: Great Britain - Northeast Lincolnshire - South Killingholme

Job Field: Internships, Graduate Positions, and Student Programs

Technical Requisition: Yes