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Company Name: Marathon Petroleum Company LP  
Location Name: CantonOH
Location Address: 2408 Gambrinus Avenue SW, Canton, OH, United States (US), 44706
Job/Requisition ID: 54222
Education Level: Bachelor's Required 
Relevant Experience Level: Entry Level (1-3 Years) 
Employee Group: Regular - Full Time
Employee Subgroup: Salaried Exempt


Marathon Petroleum Corporation’s Ohio Refining Division has a vacancy for an Mechanical Area Team Engineer in the Engineering Department.


The successful candidate will provide project leadership and provide mechanical/civil engineering support to the assigned area team and coordinate the completion of the area team’s engineering requests.  Additionally, the area engineer will manage, and support capital and expense projects as required. The Area Engineer will also fulfill all departmental requirements.


Guidelines of duties and responsibilities include the following as well as other duties as assigned:

  • Recommend mechanical and civil engineering area improvements by answering questions, communicating issues, and managing area projects as the subject matter expert for assigned area team.
  • Manage small and medium projects and deliverables in adherence to MPC and industry standards.  Includes development of DSPs with associated project benefits and justification.
  • Coordinate the Engineering effort and acting as liaison between the Area Team and other departments
  • Provide Maintenance support for various tasks in the field such as in-service welds, hot taps, stopples, clamps and excavation permits.
  • Attend and actively participate in Area MOC and Team Meetings and unit HAZOP reviews.
  • Develop and manage engineering controls to remedy safety and environmental items
  • Prepare budgets, manage cost estimates, and provide updated forecasts for capital and expense projects.
  • Update Engineering controlled-documentation and champions the process safety initiative within the Area Team.



Education: A Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical or Civil Engineering from an accredited institution required.


  • 1-3 years post degree engineering experience is preferred
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong MS Office skills, report writing experience, and interfacing with different functional departments
  • Highly organized with demonstrated ability to conduct research and write effectively. The ability to establish and maintain a positive and professional working relationship with individuals at all levels


Computer Proficiencies:  Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook. Working knowledge in using MicroStation & EcoSys is preferred.

About Marathon Petroleum Corporation


Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: MPC) is a large-scale geographically-diversified and highly -integrated refining, marketing and midstream company. MPC is the nation's largest refiner, with a crude oil refining capacity of more than 3 million barrels per calendar day in its 16-refinery system. MPC's high-quality, nationwide retail and marketing business includes approximately 3,900 company-owned and -operated stores and 7,800 branded locations. MPC owns the general partners of MPLX LP and Andeavor Logistics LP, two strong, customer-focused midstream master limited partnerships.


Job Function: Ref, Terminals, Pipeline

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 or creed, sex or gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, physical or mental disability, medical condition, national origin or ancestry, genetic information, military or veteran status, marital or parental status, citizen or immigration status 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 Company 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.

Employees must be able to perform the essential functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation.

Equal Opportunity Employer: Veteran / Disability

Nearest Major Market: Canton
Nearest Secondary Market: Akron

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