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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 2019.


The Welder – Borger Refinery performs welding operations both in the shop and the field required for all phases of maintenance and contruction at the Phillips 66 Borger Refinery. The starting rate of pay for a welder is $41.48/hour with the ability to reach top craft pay within 24 months which is $44.84/hr.

Non-exempt relocation policy is available for this position.

Responsibilities May Include

  • Fabricate or make repairs to vessels, tanks, exchangers, piping system or other equipment that requires repairs in the field

  • Weld all materials commonly found in a refinery such as carbon steel, chrome, stainless, cast iron, monel, hastelloy, and aluminum; must be code certified

  • Fabricate pipe spools or piping systems from engineering drawings, layout and fabricate stub-ins, offsets and laterals, and make weld repairs by cladding, patching, banding, and installing couplings

  • Weld in all work positions using SMAQ and GTAW processes, weld with Tungsten Inert Gases (TIG) and Metallic Inert Gases (MIG), use large hydraulic and pneumatic tools and operating motorized and manual equipment



  • Legally authorized to work in the job posting country

  • High school diploma or GED equivalent

  • Must be at least 18 years of age

  • Must have a valid driver’s license

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

  • Work shift schedule, including but not limited to days, nights, weekend, holidays, rotating shift

  • Work overtime

  • Work in enclosed spaces, such as tanks and silos

  • Work near large, hot, high-speed machines

  • Climb up to 250 feet in height

  • Lift a minimum of 50 pounds

  • Work around chemicals, including acids and bases

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

  • Maintain your face daily so that a respirator/face mask can seal properly (some examples include being free of facial hair and/or clean shaven)

  • Perform firefighting duties

  • Work outside in harsh weather conditions

  • Work with petroleum products that are under high pressure and heat

  • Read and understand technical procedures, documents, and materials

  • Learn computer software associated with process operations


  • Technical certification for Welder (or higher) OR code certified with a minimum of 2 years of directly applicable equivalent work experience strongly preferred

  • 2 years or more of direct experience working in a refinery and/or chemical industry

  • 2 years or more of military experience as a welder

  • 2 years or more of continuous full-time work experience

  • Experience with SAP Maintenance module or other ERP Maintenance modules

  • Strong troubleshooting and problem-solving skills

  • Strong oral/written communication skills and the ability to interact and work in a team environment

  • Strong interpersonal and written communication skills

  • Demonstrated ownership, accountability, and delivery on commitments

The Borger Refinery is located in Borger, Texas, in the Texas Panhandle, approximately 50 miles north of Amarillo, Texas. Refinery facilities include crude distilling, naphtha reforming, fluid catalytic cracking, alkylation, hydrodesulfurization and delayed coking units, as well as an NGL fractionation facility. The refinery processes primarily medium sour crude oil produced locally, and heavy sour crude oil produced in Canada, all of which are delivered by pipeline. Borger produces a high percentage of transportation fuels, as well as petroleum coke, NGLs and solvents. Refined products are distributed to customers via pipelines from the refinery to West Texas, New Mexico, Colorado and the Midcontinent region.

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 February 28, 2021 .

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: 53520

Location: Texas – Borger

Job Field: Maintenance

Division : Borger Refinery

Technical Req : No