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Location Name: MPC Detroit MI Refinery
Location Address: 1300 South Fort Street, Detroit, MI, United States (US), 48217
Education Level: Associates Desired
Relevant Experience Level: Entry Level (1-3 Years)
Driver's License Required: Yes
Employee Group: Regular - Full Time
Employee Subgroup: Hourly Non-Exempt
Shift: First Shift

An Instrument Mechanic at the Marathon Detroit facility supports the efficient operation of the refinery through troubleshooting and repairing instrumentation systems.   Responsibilites include, but are not limited to:

  • Perform instrument verification and calibrations.

  • Repair or replace instrumentation as necessary to sustain continued operations.

  • Troubleshoot instrumentation to assist in the identification of process issues, or to determine root of instrument problem.

Candidates should have an Associate’s Degree or equivalent in Science (specialization in Electronics or Instrumentation), possess an appropriate certificate from a recognized technical school or association, or possess a higher degree in a related Engineering Program.  Equivalent experience in process instrumentation will be taken under consideration, but does not constitute qualification.  The successful candidate must pass both a written test and a hands-on skill demonstration test.



About Marathon Petroleum Corporation

Headquartered in Findlay, Ohio, Marathon Petroleum Corporation (MPC), together with its subsidiaries, including Marathon Petroleum Company LP and Speedway LLC, is one of the largest petroleum product refiners, marketers and transporters in the United States.

MPC is the nation’s fourth-largest refiner and the largest refiner in the Midwest. MPC’s refining, marketing and transportation operations are concentrated primarily in the Midwest, Gulf Coast and Southeast regions of the U.S.

MPC operations are strategically located to serve major markets. They include a seven-plant refining network, a comprehensive terminal and transportation system, and extensive wholesale and retail marketing operations. This includes both the Marathon brand and MPC’s wholly-owned retail marketing subsidiary, Speedway LLC, the nation’s fourth-largest chain of company-owned and -operated retail gasoline and convenience stores.


Job Function: Ref, Terminals, Pipeline
Travel Expected: None


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Nearest Major Market: Detroit

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