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Location Name: Boise, ID 
Job/Requisition ID: 55473
Education Level: High School Diploma/ GED Required 
Relevant Experience Level: Entry Level (1-3 Years) 
Employee Group: Regular - Full Time 
Employee Subgroup: Hourly Non-Exempt

Facility Inspector Specific Job Description:

  • The Facility Inspector is responsible for the safe and efficient inspection of equipment and right-of-way’s and for communication with the general public and governing agencies regarding regulatory and public awareness issues associated with the Mountain West Logistics operations.


Facility Inspectors Primary Duties:

  • Daily reviews of one call tickets and respond to locations when needed.
  • Assist Operations as needed.
  • Onsite inspection of all 3rd party crossings inside pipe line right-of-way record keeping and documentation.
  • Drive pipe line right-of-way through all towns on a weekly and bi- weekly schedule.
  • Review and address items on air patrol reports.
  • Attend public awareness meetings with the different state and local agencies.
  • Attend Underground Utility Agency meetings.
  • Respond to emergency one call tickets after hours if there are encroachment issues.
  • Install and repair all marker poles along pipe line right-of-way.
  • Inspect as needed and record all mainline block valve sites for any leaks and perform monthly pump station inspections.
  • Update spreadsheet for any public awareness meeting with property owners along right-of-way. 


Joint accountability with the Maintenance Supervisor

  • Accountable for mainline block valve site and pump station inspections.
  • Joint accountability with the Maintenance Supervisor for troubleshooting and problem response.
  • Joint accountability with the Maintenance Supervisor for emergency response.
  • Joint accountability with the Maintenance Supervisor for maintenance prioritization.
  • Complete recurring work list items as scheduled.


Coordination and Communication:

  • Informs the Maintenance Supervisor of all relevant issues and concerns regarding inspection results.
  • Communicates directly with their crew on matters related to safety, environmental, and reliability issues
  • Interfaces with their crew to execute the daily plan, and on routine, reliability, and emergency situations.
  • Communicates directly with the public on matters regarding awareness of pipeline and terminal activities and right of ways as per public awareness program.
  • Communicates with federal, state, and local government agencies on matters regarding public awareness program.
  • Informs and assists the Maintenance Supervisor with maintenance prioritization.
  • Coordinate maintenance and operations activities, with specific accountability for personnel safety.
  • Maintains complete documentation of all right-of-way inspection issues and public awareness meetings.



  • Ensures work notifications are written and authorized to address inspection issues.
  • Verify completion and ensure closure of work orders as needed.



  • Directs process troubleshooting and problem response management.
  • Directs their crew to solve/troubleshoot equipment problems, and assists the Maintenance Supervisor in mentoring, coaching, and specific troubleshooting techniques.
  • Ensures that problems that cannot be solved on-shift are effectively referred to other resources for assistance/solutions.

Personnel Development and Training:

  • Maintains all required qualifications.
  • Assists the Maintenance Supervisor in training and mentoring of crew members on key reliability techniques and issues.
  • Assist the Maintenance Supervisor in implementing training plans as needed.



Ensures compliance with all routine safety activities such as:

  • Conduct crew safety meetings as needed.
  • Oversee completion of safety equipment checklists, and safety audits etc.
  • Work Permit / LOTO support including development of procedures and isolation lists as needed.
  • Permit Authorization issuance and verification (hot works, confined space), etc.
  • Emergency response management such as; fires, spills, leaks, and abnormal operating conditions.
  • Incident Maintenance (IM) documentation and recommendation resolution.
  • Incident investigation recommendation resolution.
  • Work with the EH&S to get latest information related to safety items and/or training for use in safety and crew meetings.



Ensures compliance with environmental requirements such as:

  • VOC inspections.
  • Monitor for leaks/spills.
  • Security / sign inspections.


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% 

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Nearest Major Market: Boise
Nearest Secondary Market: Meridian

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