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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


Directs and coordinates activities of engineering department to design, manufacture, and test components, products, and systems by performing the following duties personally or through subordinate supervisors for the NE Region.


• Directs department activities to design new products, modify existing designs, improve production techniques, and develop test procedures.

• Responsible for developing and managing capital projects for MarkWest in the NE Region
• Resolves problems using solutions that involve new techniques, technologies, or concepts.
• Analyzes technology trends, human resource needs, and market demand to plan projects.
• Confers with management, production, and marketing staff to determine engineering feasibility, cost effectiveness, and customer demand for new and existing products.
• Execute project cost estimating and generation of AFE’s.
• Evaluate bids and proposals and be able to identify and nominate preferred contractor based on both short and long-term objectives
• Provide technical assistance and guidance to Operations, Business Development and other departments as requested
• Be able to review and approve an array of project design documentation including: equipment specification sheets, PFDs, PIDs, plot plans and equipment layout
• Maintain knowledge and the ability to apply engineering standards as they relate to the specific project.
• Have a broad knowledge of natural gas processing and operations.
• Have strong problem-solving skills and a creative approach for generating new ideas.
• Understand manufacturing processes and construction methods and have an appreciation of business demands
• Have an awareness of the environmental impact of design ideas

• Forecasts operating costs of department and directs preparation of budget requests.
• Advises management of new developments which may affect profit, schedule, costs, customer relations, and/or inter-departmental relations.
• Provides direction and example for interpretation and application of company policies and procedures to the engineering activities.
• Maintains a working knowledge of new technologies which may improve operations, and develops recommendations accordingly.
• Maintains a working knowledge of safety policies and regulations to ensure duties of self and others are performed in a safe manner.
• To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.


The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


You will carry out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization's policies and applicable laws.


• This position requires a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering from a four year accredited college or university. Master's degree (M. A.) or equivalent is preferred.
• A minimum of eight to ten years’ experience in gas processing is required
• Travel is required for this position
• Ability to read, analyzes, and interprets common scientific and technical journals, financial reports, and legal documents.
• Ability to respond to common inquiries or complaints from customers, regulatory agencies, or members of the business community.
• Ability to apply advanced mathematical concepts such as exponents, logarithms, quadratic equations, and permutations.
• Ability to apply mathematical operations to such tasks as frequency distribution, determination of test reliability and validity, analysis.
• Ability to define problems collects data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions. Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables.
• To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of Word Processing software; Spreadsheet software; Development software; Design software; Manufacturing software and Database software.

Work Environment:
Both office and field work is required for this position

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 second-largest refiner, with a crude oil refining capacity of approximately 1.9 million barrels per calendar day in its six-refinery system. Marathon brand gasoline is sold through approximately 5,600 independently owned retail outlets across 20 states and the District of Columbia. 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. Primarily through MPLX, MPC owns, leases or has ownership interests in approximately 10,800 miles of crude oil and light product pipelines. Also through MPLX, MPC has ownership interests in gathering and processing facilities with approximately 5.9 billion cubic feet per day of gathering capacity, 8.2 billion cubic feet per day of natural gas processing capacity and 610,000 barrels per day of fractionation capacity. 

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: Eng and Const; MarkWest
Travel Expected: Up to 25%


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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.

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