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Process Controls Engineer

Company name
Marathon Petroleum Corporation

Martinez, CA, United States

Employment Type

Engineering, Chemistry, Energy, Oil Gas

Posted on
Sep 28,2019

Valid Through
Jan 11,2020

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Location Name: Martinez, CA 

Job/Requisition ID: 57096

Education Level: Bachelor's Required 

Relevant Experience Level: Entry Level (1-3 Years) 

Employee Group: Regular - Full Time 

Employee Subgroup: Salaried Exempt


This position reports to the Process Controls Supervisor and supports process control activities, as a member of an operating team, within the Martinez Refinery.



*Maintain performance of installed controls. Improve stability, robustness, economic performance, and HES performance of existing controls. *Enhance refinery economics by maintaining knowledge of Product Control Targets, economic drivers, and constraints limiting profitability. Maintain knowledge of future plans for changing operating conditions and equipment modifications. *Identify new (or changes to existing) advanced control solutions to maximize profitability and HES performance. Initiate, develop, and implement process control strategies on DCS equipment. *Maintain and improve operator performance through maintaining and improving the performance of the HMI and Alarm Interface. *Support Operations on process control strategies, advanced control applications, and DCS systems. *When required, provide support to Capital and Expense projects associated with new or modified process units/equipment and DCS obsolescence projects. *Act as a lead or a participant in incident investigations and participate in the MOC process.


*Bachelor's Degree in Chemical Engineering required *Experience in process controls preferred. *Experience in refinery or chemical plants preferred. *Experience with Foxboro DCS preferred.


About Marathon Petroleum Corporation

Marathon Petroleum Corporation (MPC) is a leading, integrated, downstream energy company headquartered in Findlay, Ohio. The company operates the nation's largest refining system with more than 3 million barrels per day of crude oil capacity across 16 refineries. MPC's marketing system includes branded locations across the United States, including Marathon brand retail outlets. Speedway LLC, an MPC subsidiary, owns and operates retail convenience stores across the United States. MPC also owns the general partner and majority limited partner interests in two midstream companies, MPLX LP and Andeavor Logistics LP, which own and operate gathering, processing, and fractionation assets, as well as crude oil and light product transportation and logistics infrastructure.

Travel Expected: Up to 10% 

Marathon Petroleum Company LP is an Equal Opportunity Employer and gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, mental or physical disability, medical condition or AIDS/HIV status, ancestry, national origin, genetic information, military, veteran status, marital status, citizenship  or any other status protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws.  If you would like more information about your EEO rights as an applicant, click here.

If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application process at Marathon Petroleum LP, please contact our Human Resources Department at Please specify the reasonable accommodation you are requesting, along with the job posting number in which you may be interested. A Human Resources representative will review your request and contact you to discuss a reasonable accommodation.

Equal Opportunity Employer: Veteran / Disability

Marathon Petroleum Company LP participates in the E-Verify program in some states in which it operates (including AL, AZ, GA, MS, NC, SC, TN, and UT). For more information before proceeding, please see details in English or Spanish. Right to Work Statement English or Spanish.

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