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Location Name: MPC Dickinson ND Refinery
Grade Min: 11
Grade Max: 11
Education Level: High School Diploma/ GED Required
Relevant Experience Level: Mid Career (4-10 Years)
Employee Group: Regular - Full Time
Employee Subgroup: Salaried Exempt




           Supervises operations work group in assigned area/zone. Responsible for safe and effective execution of operations work in environmentally compliant manner. 




  • Supervises assigned crew of Operators to ensure process unit work is efficiently executed without incident.  Ensures productivity and work quality in accordance with optimization plan.  Oversees performance monitoring; communicates key performance indicators (KPIs).  Promotes proactive focus to trouble-shooting process units and fosters positive, high-involvement work environment. Supports first-level response in troubleshooting operating issues/equipment problems. Communicates daily activities related to manpower, accomplishments and problem areas to management. 
  • Ensures assigned personnel are adequately trained for their job assignment.  Identifies training needs and provides input into development of training programs for operations skill pool.  
  • Maintains visible and active field presence to promote safe working environment and ensure adherence to safe work practices and established procedures. Corrects work violation rules.  Participates in audits and near-miss/incident investigations.  Follows-up on safety issues until closure. Active member of safety committees.
  • Ensures Operations’ activities are conducted in environmentally compliant manner. Ensures timely action is taken to resolve deficiencies. 
  • Works collaboratively with other supervisors and Superintendents to develop Operations procedures. 
  • Must have physical ability to perform all essential job duties and work extended hours, including nights and weekends in process operations environment. Work may be conducted during periods of inclement weather. Must have physical ability to access all areas of the refinery including stairs and/or ladders to inspect critical process and mechanical equipment. Must be available to respond to upset conditions during off-hours.





  • Minimum high school diploma or GED required.


  • Minimum 5 years refinery operations experience with demonstrated safe work behaviors required.


About Marathon Petroleum Corporation


Marathon Petroleum Corporation is a leading, integrated, downstream energy company headquartered in Findlay, Ohio. The company operates the nation’s largest refining system with more than 3 million barrels per day of crude oil capacity across 16 refineries. Marathon Petroleum's marketing system includes branded locations across the United States, including Marathon branded outlets. Speedway LLC, a Marathon Petroleum subsidiary, owns and operates retail convenience stores across the United States. MPC also owns the general partner and majority limited partner interest in MPLX LP, a midstream company which owns and operates gathering, processing, and fractionation assets, as well as crude oil and light product transportation and logistics infrastructure.

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

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Nearest Major Market: North Dakota
Nearest Secondary Market: Dickinson

Job Segment: Operations Manager, Operations