frequently asked questions
How is Refinerlink different than LinkedIn?
Refinerlink is professional social networking for your Refinery career. It was made for refiners by refinery professionals. This site will have all relevant content for those in our industry, so it's a more efficient and effective way of managing your professional network and career. RL provides users the ability to share technical discussions, receive latest industry news, participate in relevant surveys, and even find or share career growth opportunities. Even more, important discussion threads in RL do not get lost because we actively manage and archive useful information in our Discussion Forums. This enhances knowledge retention and efficiency of knowledge transfer for our industry. RL is LinkedIn on oil boiler roids.FAQ Menu
How do the Discussion Forums work?
RefinerLink is actively monitored by a team of Refining professionals, so useful discussions shared by users through their wall updates may be placed into the Discussion Forum. The RL team will manage the Discussion Forum so that relevant content will remain on our site for future reference. Top user posts may also be showcased in our "Discussion Buzz" section to increase visibility to all RL users.FAQ Menu
What’s the idea behind the points?
Everyone loves a game right? Well, think of this as our game. Participate more and more in the community and you’ll grow in stature and prestige in the community. Moving up from pressure survey intern to Refining Vice President. It’s just for fun, but at RefinerLink we are pretty generous at times so you never when know bonus prizes will come out for achieving a certain point status.FAQ Menu
Can anyone see my RefinerLink profile?
Yes - this is a professional networking site, so please be mindful of your content. We encourage reaching out to others in industry, so complete your profile and find others with common backgrounds.FAQ Menu
What shows up on my news feed?
User updates will appear on your wall, and your status updates will appear on other users' wall. You can; however, limit visibility of your updates to personal connections only if you wish.FAQ Menu
How can I find people I know who are already using Refinerlink?
Refinerlink has a simple and sleek connection invite function that makes growing your connection list a breeze. You can Add Connections by searching by user names. If you cannot find the contact that you are looking for, you can also invite them to RL by sending them an invitation request.FAQ Menu
What are the Surveys?
The surveys are in intended to offer the community all the information about your refinery career that you wish you knew, but were too afraid to ask. Did you ever wonder where you compare in terms of salary per years of experience? Well, we’ve got the answer. Did you ever wonder if your supervisor situation is the same as everyone else? We’ve got the answer. Just fill out a survey and you’ll have access to wealth of information. Get your connections to participate and you’ll have access to even more information.FAQ Menu
What's the best way to connect with a person on Refinerlink?
Lots of people on Refinerlink are on the site for the same reason you are: they probably want to connect with others and grow their professional networks. How do you do that?....Ask a question, participate in a survey, or just participate in a discussion topic!FAQ Menu
Is there a fee to post a job?
At the present time all job postings are free of charge. This is pure awesomeness since you’ll find that our site has the highest concentration of refinery professionals anywhere on the web.FAQ Menu
How do I delete my account?
To delete your account, you may email the RefinerLink team at Support@RefinerLink.com.FAQ Menu
I need help or would like to provide feedback - who should I contact?
Send an email to Support@RefinerLink.com.FAQ Menu