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Location Name: El Paso, TX 
Job/Requisition ID: [[id]] 
Location Address: 6550 Trowbridge Dr., El Paso, TX, United States (US), 79905
Education Level: High School Diploma/ GED Required 
Relevant Experience Level: Entry Level (1-3 Years) 
Employee Group: Regular - Full Time
Employee Subgroup: Salaried Exempt


Project Controls Specialist

The El Paso Refinery has a vacancy for a highly motivated individual to fill a Project Controls Specialist position. The successful candidate will have strong organizational, interpersonal and communication skills and be able to work in a team environment. This individual will provide project controls and administrative support for the Maintenance and Construction groups. Duties include performing cost control and estimating functions relating to Routine Maintenance and Construction. The Project Controls Specialist will work with staff project control group to maintain consistent cost reporting and adhering to MPC Standards.



  • Perform as the project controls/ cost control representative for the Maintenance Team
  • Get involved in the early stages of budgeting and estimating
  • Provide support to the Maintenance group in the development of Hiring Plans and Equipment Plans
  • Coordinate and review check and control estimates for Construction activities.
  • Review TRACK time and SAP for invoice compliance for Construction purchase orders
  • Monitor and prepare cost reports Construction/Routine Maintenance. Prepare Construction/Routine Maintenance forecasts
  • Create and Maintain charge matrix for the team
  • Monitors actual earned value, productivity, direct/ indirect ratios, etc.
  • Communicate with Accounting to close out month
  • Serves as the main point of contact in the Construction group for iCON. This includes setting up new users, training users to use the Worklist, WSA, QA/QC/System Turnover functions of iCON, and distributing weekly reports from iCON showing Planning and WSA metrics


Required Qualifications:

  • High school diploma.
  • Minimum of two years of Project Controls experience.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Suite Word, Outlook and Advanced Excel experience.
  • Must be a self-starter, adaptable, analytical and organized team player.


Desired Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Construction Management, Engineering, or an equivalent field is preferred.
  • SAP or Primavera software is preferred.
  • Prior Petro-chemical industry experience is preferred.





About Marathon Petroleum Corporation


Marathon Petroleum Corporation (MPC) is a leading, integrated, downstream energy company headquartered in Findlay, Ohio. The company operates the nation's largest refining system. MPC's marketing system includes branded locations across the United States, including Marathon brand retail outlets. MPC also owns the general partner and majority limited partner interest in MPLX LP, a midstream company that owns and operates gathering, processing, and fractionation assets, as well as crude oil and light product transportation and logistics infrastructure.

Travel Expected: Up to 10%


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