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Company Name: MarkWest Energy Partners, L.P. 
Location Name: MPC San Antonio TX
Education Level: Bachelor's Required
Relevant Experience Level: Mid Career (4-10 Years)

 


SUMMARY: Reports to the Process Engineering Manager. This position will provide engineering support, technical stewardship, leadership, and oversight for gas processing operations. In addition, this position will assist in developing, estimating, and implementing capital projects for the business unit. Performs all work in compliance with company standards, procedures, and government requirements.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

• Must be able to simulate gas and liquid processes on various process simulators, including HYSYS, VMG Sim, and PIPESYS.
• Must be proficient in developing processing equipment and piping sizes and costs.
• Must be able to prepare bid requests and evaluate such based on sound engineering and business principles.
• Must maintain knowledge and ability to apply engineering standards as they relate to the specific project.
• Must be able to handle assignments and projects with minimal supervision and complete within acceptable time standards.
• Must be capable of providing equipment specifications per MarkWest standards and order appropriate materials for projects.
• Must have broad knowledge of natural gas processing and operations.
• Must be able to troubleshoot operational issues and resolve a variety of operational problems utilizing sound engineering practices.
• Must be able to review and redline process and instrumentation diagrams (P&IDs) for gas processing facilities.
• Must have knowledge of how to evaluate and size relief valves and systems for gas processing facilities.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE: This position requires a degree in Chemical Engineering from a 4 year accredited college or university. At least four (4) years of relevant experience in the design and/or operation of gas processing facilities is desired for this position.

CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS: Current valid driver's license required.

COMMUNICATION SKILLS: Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to communicate effectively with all levels of individuals/employees.

WORK ENVIRONMENT: The position is primarily located in an office environment. Travel to field locations or fabrication sites will be required.

WORKING CONDITIONS:

Physical Demands:
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; reach with hands and arms, and taste or smell. 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 at times 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 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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