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Company Name: Marathon Petroleum Company LP  
Location Name: MPC Catlettsburg KY MRT Fleet
Location Address: 100 12th Street, Catlettsburg, KY, United States (US), 41129
Education Level: High School Diploma/ GED Required
Relevant Experience Level: Mid Career (4-10 Years)
Employee Group: Regular - Full Time
Employee Subgroup: Hourly Non-Exempt


Marathon Petroleum Company LP has an opening for a Shore-based Tankerman based out of the Mt. Vernon, IN area. This position will report to the Tankerman Services Supervisor and will be required to live within 50 miles of Mt. Vernon. The Tankerman position is an on-call position and the Tankerman must respond within one hour of notification as to readiness for work. This position works in all weather conditions, both day and night as the job assignment requires. The Tankerman must be able to work safely and independently in remote locations while maintaining motivation to effectively and efficiently complete the job. In return for technical expertise and strong communication and interpersonal skills, Marathon offers an attractive salary/benefits package and a challenging professional environment. 

Responsibilities for this position include conducting barge transfers based on Marathon’s procedures and all applicable USCG regulations/guidelines; troubleshooting barges, performing minor maintenance on barges; and being proficient in all phases of barge transfers, including heater operation on hot oil barges. In addition, the position must maintain records and document all transfer times to be turned in to the office in a timely manner. The Tankerman must maintain uniforms and equipment necessary for transfers in good, clean condition so as to be ready and available for each barge transfer. The Tankerman will at times conduct transfer audits on third-party tankermen and assist in training of new tankermen.

The qualified applicant must have a high school diploma and a valid driver’s license, as well as their own mode of transportation. They must be able to travel to work locations via that transportation and via boat ride up to, but not limited to, a 50 mile radius of Mt. Vernon, IN. They must maintain a valid Merchant Marine Credential (MMC) with Tankerman PIC and Barge DL endorsement, and a TWIC card. Excellent interpersonal skills and professionalism are critical to this position as the Tankerman will interface with Marathon Marine’s customers and must do so in accordance with Marathon policies/procedures.


Supervisor: Jason Crisp
Division: No Org Level 2 (10002044)
Department: No Org Level 4 (10002044)
Area: No Org Level 5 (10002044)
Internal Posting End Date: 06/29/2018
Job Function: Marine; T and L
Travel Expected: Up to 100%
Driver's License Required: Yes


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: Huntington
Nearest Secondary Market: Ashland

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