Phillips 66 Automation Controls Specialist-Liberal, KS in Liberal, Kansas
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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 2021.
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The Automation Controls Specialist is responsible for repairs and maintenance of complex instrument and electrical control systems including PLC’s, DCS, SCADA system, and Burner Management Systems. Provides leadership and mentors the I&E craft personnel throughout the asset. Manages projects, develops cost estimates, and oversees contract personnel as required.
Responsibilities may include
Applies a high-level understanding of plant processing to identify enhancement opportunities
Designs complex logic and configuration changes and upgrades for DCS systems; programs logic design of programmable logic controllers (PLCs)
Performs calibration, troubleshooting and maintenance of sophisticated compliance analyzers, and has the capacity to make programming changes and additions
Utilizes extensive knowledge of company preventive and general maintenance practices to develop and implement a preventative maintenance program for I&E equipment in asset or region and monitors through completion.
Applies programming skills to optimize and enhance existing processes
Responsible for mentoring and training less experienced I&E personnel with troubleshooting and making repairs in area/asset
Serves as a subject matter expert and may be utilized on audits and investigations.
Serves as key contact person for asset or region for review of both company & industrial standards to review of modifications and revisions and interpretation of any need for changes in procedures and/or tasks as applicable to our business
Involved in evaluating new technology and applications to be used to enhance our business
May assist centralized automation department with the design of new systems and performs installation of new field/plant automation equipment.
Performs other related duties to meet the ongoing needs of the organization
High School Diploma or GED required
A minimum of 4 years related experience in the I&E Classification with 2 years’ experience in the maintenance and/or development of SCADA or DCS applications/projects; oil and gas industry experience preferred
Proficient with SCADA troubleshooting and ladder logic and programming
Possesses thorough understanding of variable frequency drive (VFD) control design including all aspects of programming, troubleshooting and tuning
Excellent trouble-shooting skills and has ability to "walk others through” issues
Ability to interpret & update P&ID's, electrical drawings, and diagrams
Practices awareness concerning issues of health, safety and the environment
Good understanding of plant and/or gathering system processes
Ability to provide accurate documentation and follow through on records
Ability to perform work independently, be dependable, organized and work well with others while maintaining a customer focus
Ability to operate both indoors and outdoors in conditions that include inclement weather, heat, and humidity
Ability to regularly stoop, squat, kneel and crouch for durations up to 3 minutes
Ability to periodically pull/push doors open to move around the gas plant
Ability to occasionally exert pulling force of 130 pounds
Ability to frequently lift and carry objects up to 50 pounds
Ability to climb A-frame ladders
Phillips 66's Midstream business is a safe, reliable and trusted logistics provider for the movement and storage of liquid or gas energy via pipelines or terminals. We are an industry leader in logistics and operate or manage more than 22,000 miles of pipelines that transport crude oil from oil fields to refineries and finished products from refineries to storage terminals. We operate 39 terminals that supply finished products to consumer gas stations, as well as crude oil and NGL storage terminals and NGL fractionation facilities. We also provide the connectivity between the various Phillips 66 business units.
At Phillips 66, providing access to high quality programs and care for you and your family is important to us. Maintaining a culture of well-being — physical, emotional, social, and financial — is essential for a high-performing organization. When we are at our best, we are poised to deliver exceptional results — personally and professionally. Benefits for certain eligible, full-time employees include:
Annual Variable Cash Incentive Program (VCIP) bonus
8% 401k company match, with an additional 0-4% Company 401k contribution based on the Company’s financial performance
Cash Balance Account pension
Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits with an annual company contribution to a Health Savings Account for employees on HDHP
Total well-being programs and incentives, including Employee Assistance Plan, well-being reimbursement, and backup family care services
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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 March 28, 2023.
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 Women/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities
Requisition ID: 57291
Location: Kansas - Liberal
Job Field: Maintenance
Division : Midstream Operations
Technical Req : No