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Phillips 66 2020 Technical Intern - Refining Rotating Equipment Technician in United States

Phillips 66 & YOU- Together we can fuel the future.

Internships are a great way for us to get to know you and for you to get to know our company. We'll offer you the same types of challenging assignments as our full-time hires and you will also participate in our company-wide internship program.

The Refining Rotating Equipment Technician will participate in the Student Internship Program which provides opportunities for career success through hands-on learning experiences. Students apply subject matter knowledge learned in a certificate or associate program to the workplace and develop technical and interpersonal skills in the workplace. It is important for student interns to participate as contributing and active members of their craft team. Interns are expected to effectively communicate with all levels of the team and to ask questions that facilitate learning while respecting the professional demands and experience of their co-workers.

Responsibilities may include:

  • Shadow and support experienced employees while effectively following all safety, health, environmental, maintenance, and operation practices and procedures

  • Assist technicians/mechanics in varying daily tasks on compressors, pumps, fans and other mechanical equipment

  • Learn about health, safety and environmental hazards

  • Witness the work authorization permit system

  • Witness energy isolation (e.g. Lock, Tag & Try)

  • Learn how to recognize and report incidents and near-misses

  • Provide inspection, testing, and documentation of safety systems to meet OSHA regulations

  • Assist with pre-startup safety reviews and new project technical reviews

  • Work schedule is normally days, Monday through Friday

  • Communicate well with all organizational levels and present information / ideas in an articulate and organized way

  • Expected to work effectively in a team environment

Requirements for a Phillips 66 Rotating Instrument Technician Internship:

  • Legally authorized to work in the job posting country

  • High School Diploma/GED equivalent

  • Currently enrolled and pursuing an Associates Degree of Applied Science in Natural Gas Compression, Industrial Mechanical Technologies or similar mechanical technical degree with a graduation date Fall 2020 or Spring 2021

  • Must be at least 18 years of age

  • Maintain a valid driver's license

  • Completed a minimum of 12 hours in the enrolled program

  • Applicants must maintain a minimum 2.0 GPA each semester

  • Available for a minimum of ten continuous weeks

  • Must be willing and able, with or without accommodation, to perform/comply with the following:

  • Lift up to 50 pounds

  • Work in enclosed spaces such as tanks and silos

  • Work safely near large, hot, high-speed machines

  • Climb up to 200 feet in height; work at elevated heights

  • Work around chemicals, including acids and bases

  • Wear fire retardant clothing and personal protective equipment (such as steel-toed shoes, ear/eye protection)

  • Maintain face daily so that a respirator/face mask can seal properly

  • Work outside in harsh weather conditions

  • Willing and able to obtain a Transportation Worker Identification Card (TWIC). Information can be found at

To apply and be considered:

  • You must apply through your university prior to university deadlines (if applicable) AND

  • Apply online by going to and complete the entire application process

  • Attach an electronic copy of your resume and unofficial transcript

  • Answer all prescreening questions and provide your eSignature

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)(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.

About Phillips 66

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 integral to the portfolio. Headquartered in Houston, the company has 14,300 employees committed to safety and operating excellence. Phillips 66 had $58 billion of assets as of March 31, 2019. For more information, visit or follow us on Twitter @Phillips66Co and @p66oncampus.

Phillips 66 is an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

Requisition ID: 52136

Location: Multiple Locations

Job Field: Internships, Graduate Positions, and Student Programs

Division : Not Applicable

Technical Req : Yes