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Company Name: MarkWest Energy Partners, L.P.  
Location Name: CanonsburgPA
Location Address: 4600 J. Barry Court Suite 500, Canonsburg, PA, United States (US), 15317
Education Level: Bachelor's Required 
Relevant Experience Level: Mid Career (4-10 Years) 
Employee Group: Regular - Full Time
Employee Subgroup: Salaried Exempt


This position will perform and coordinate all Plant DCS/PLC maintenance, programming and support. Assure that all systems are functioning efficiently, accurately, and reports are generated properly.


• Perform all required maintenance, repair, calibration, programming, and installation of plant electrical, instrumentation, and computer related equipment.
• Work with manufactures, vendors, IT OT to ensure that all DSC/PLC/VFD related equipment is installed, functioning and up to date per MarkWest and Manufacture specifications.
• Maintain and coordinate all software and hardware upgrades as needed.
• Maintaining maintenance records on all DCS/PLC equipment.
• Maintaining testing schedules.
• Test instruments for resistance, voltage, and other characteristics.
• Disassemble instruments and examine parts for defects.
• Coordinate joint testing with producers and customers.
• Ensure employee safety and safe conditions are maintained.
• Assist in the correction of any unsafe conditions that are identified.
• Ensure company vehicles and equipment is maintained properly.
• Assist with Processing Plant Operations/Pipeline Operations and Supervision on an as needed basis.
• Take call and work weekend on an as needed basis.
• Assist and coordinate EH&S activities with EH&S staff.
• Assist and provide training in areas of knowledge and expertise.

The above statements reflect the general duties considered necessary to describe the principal functions of the position identified and shall not be construed as a detailed description of all the work requirements that may be inherent to this position.


Oversee and enforce safe work practices of contractors and other associated service providers as required


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform the essential duties satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

• Degree in Engineering required
• Minimum of 5 years of applicable experience
• Must be proficient with Emerson Delta V
• Strong organizational skills, ability to work well under time related schedules and deadlines.
• Build and manage budgets within MarkWest standards.
• Ability to coordinate, prioritize, and execute multiple tasks on a daily basis.
• Must be able to pass a DOT physical, drug test and background check
• Current valid driver’s license required.
• Must be self-motivated and possess strong communication skills to successfully work well with all levels of the organization
• Applicants must be professional, have a positive attitude and be a team player


Physical Demands:

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; reach with hands and arms. The employee frequently is required to sit; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; and talk or hear. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.

Working Environment:
While performing the duties of this job, the employee regularly works in outside weather conditions and with flammable liquids. The employee frequently works in high, precarious places and exposed to fumes or airborne particles. The employee is occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions, acidic or caustic chemicals, risk of electrical shock, and vibration. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

Materials and Equipment Used:
While performing the duties of this job, the employee will regularly use hand tools, computers, phone, fax, copier, map printer/plotter and analytical electronic devices, buried pipe line locators and operate a motor vehicle.


About Marathon Petroleum Corporation

Headquartered in Findlay, Ohio, Marathon Petroleum Corporation (MPC) operates an integrated refining, marketing and transportation system.


MPC is the nation's third-largest refiner, with a crude oil refining capacity of approximately 1.8 million barrels per calendar day in its seven-refinery system. Marathon brand gasoline is sold through approximately 5,500 independently owned retail outlets across 19 states. In addition, Speedway LLC, an MPC subsidiary, owns and operates the nation's second-largest convenience store chain, with approximately 2,730 convenience stores in 21 states.


Through subsidiaries, MPC owns the general partner of MPLX LP, a midstream master limited partnership. MarkWest Energy Partners, L.P., a wholly owned subsidiary of MPLX LP, is one of the largest processors of natural gas in the U.S. MPC owns, leases or has ownership interests in approximately 10,800 miles of crude and light product pipelines and more than 5,600 miles of gas gathering and natural gas liquids (NGL) pipelines.


MPC's fully integrated system provides operational flexibility to move crude oil, NGLs, feedstocks and petroleum-related products efficiently through the company's distribution network and midstream service businesses in the Midwest, Northeast, East Coast, Southeast and Gulf Coast regions.


Job Function: MarkWest
Travel Expected: Up to 75%


If you have visited our site in search of information on U.S. employment opportunities and require an accommodation to submit your application, please contact the MPC EEO/Compliance Office at 866-492-7802. Note that we only accept resumes and applications for posted positions.

Marathon Petroleum Company LP (“MPC”) is an equal employment opportunity employer.  All applicants will be considered without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, veteran status or other legally protected status.

Nearest Major Market: Pittsburgh

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