Company: Phillips 66
Skills: Pipeline Operator, Pipeline Services, Instrumentation Technician
Experience: 4 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Monahans, Texas, United States

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.

Authorized to work in: US

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We are growing! New operations for the Gray Oak Pipeline will begin in August 2019. This is an excellent opportunity to join Phillips 66 where you can develop your career in operations. For more information about Gray Oak pipeline visit

We have the following locations available for Technical Pipeliner openings. Simply click on the APPLY button below for a quick one-click application via Rigzone.

  • Monahans, TX (3 vacancies) - 48468
  • Three Rivers, TX (2 vacancies) - 48375
  • Taft, TX - 48458
  • Uvalde, TX - 48459
  • Sonora, TX - 48465
  • Sweeny, TX - 48464
  • Hobbs, NM - 48247

Also, please feel free to review and apply for any other open positions listed on our Careers Page that you would interested in being considered for.

Job Description:

The Technical Pipeliner, will office out of one of the locations detailed above. The Technical Pipeliner will work independently and with other personnel to maintain and operate equipment and processes in Midstream business unit. Some of the processes involved use hazardous and volatile materials under high temperature and pressure. Typical working conditions include outside weather and elements, blowing air, heat, noise, vibration and occasionally working from heights and confined spaces. Operators must follow safe work practices including the wearing of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE). *NOTE: Conditions of employment include successful completion of an entry-level test. As part of your application you must complete the online assessment within 7 days of applying online.

Responsibilities may include:

  • Understanding the methods of measurements used for custody transfer
  • Understanding most common forms of measurement including the use of positive displacement meters, mass flow meters, turbine meters, and solids handling measurement
  • Interfacing with other internal, external and third party industry measurement related contacts/resources
  • Working closely with the Loss Control group on issues that relate to measurement
  • Performing monthly Pipeline gain/loss analysis.
  • Investigating instances of mis-measurement, computing adjustments and negotiating with other companies when necessary to settle difference in adjusted volumes
  • Providing input/suggestions into development of Phillips 66 Pipeline measurement standards to promote measurement uniformity and compliance with API measurement standards while keeping abreast of measurement trends and technology advances
  • Reviewing/auditing metering systems to ensure end-to-end integrity and accuracy
  • Review proving factors, flow computer and LC computations, data transmission, and SCADA computations
  • Scheduling calibrations, inspections, audits, and other related activities with facility supervisors and other third parties
  • Participating as witness to all company and third-party prover water draws
  • Performing troubleshooting, repairs, inspections, calibrations and replacement of equipment as necessary:
    • Inspect and Test Pressure Regulating Systems
    • Install Threaded Pipe and Fittings
    • Install process Tubing and Fittings
    • Inspect and repair electrical and hydraulic valve actuators
  • Performing routine pipeline maintenance:
    • Inspect and Evaluate Buried Pipe
    • Launch and Receive Pigging Tools
    • Monitor Installation of Pipeline Crossings
  • Conducting emergency one-calls, line locates, and onsite excavation third party
  • Maintaining Pipeline Right of Way
  • Maintaining Pipeline Markers and Signs
  • Inspecting, Operating and Maintaining Valves
  • Ensuring accurate and timely completion of paperwork
  • Responding promptly and effectively to customer needs
  • Responding to emergencies and assisting in maintaining emergency equipment
  • Completing mandated safety and regulatory training (Computer Based Training)
  • Maintaining effective and professional relationships with pipeline customers and vendors
  • Performing environmental, company and regulatory checks as necessary


  • Legally authorized to work in the job posting country
  • High School Diploma/GED equivalent OR Associates Degree in Electrical Maintenance, Instrumentation or Industrial Electronics OR Journeyman license in related fields of electrical, mechanical or instrumentation
  • Must maintain a valid driver's license
  • 18 years of age or older
  • Willingness and ability to perform and comply with following, with or without reasonable accommodations:
    • To climb up to 20 feet using both inclined and vertical ladders
    • To lift up to 69 pounds
    • To push and pull forces up to 100 pounds
    • To operate a forklift
    • To respond to emergency calls as needed
    • To remain on call as needed
    • To work overtime on an as-needed basis
    • To work in enclosed spaces, such as tanks and silos
    • To work with chemicals and bases
    • To wear personal protective equipment (such as fire retardant clothing, steel-toe shoes, ear and eye protection)
    • To maintain your face so that a respirator / face mask can seal properly. (i.e to be clean shaven (facial hair))
    • To perform firefighting duties
    • To work outside in harsh weather conditions
    • To work with hydrocarbons that are under high pressure and heat
  • 4 or more years of relative Industry experience in the oil and gas industry or Military experience
  • 4 or more years of experience with the following:
    • Allen-Bradley PLC's
    • Rosemount Transmitters
    • OMNI flow computer
    • Working knowledge of pipelines
    • Mechanical and rotating equipment experience

      Simply click on the APPLY button below for a quick one-click application via Rigzone.