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Company Name: Marathon Petroleum Company LP  
Location Address: 539 S Main St, Findlay, OH, United States (US), 45840


This position will play an integral role in the product development, sales support, production, quality control, economic optimization and customer satisfaction for Asphalt and Heavy Oil Marketing. Products supported include Performance Graded Asphalt Binders, Polymer Modified Asphalt Binders,  Emulsified Asphalts, Cutback Asphalts, and Industrial Asphalts. Position will include 10-25% travel.


The successful candidate will develop and maintain technical expertise, particularly a high level of expertise in asphalt and heavy oil products including their formulations, testing procedures, applications and use, modification techniques, rheological characteristics, chemistry and performance.  This position will have a heavy concentration in emulsified asphalts.

The candidate will further develop an entrepreneurial mindset, utilizing technology, market trends and internal/external business relationships to optimize asphalt and heavy oil product value throughout the production, transportation, storage and marketing processes including the development of capital projects, as well as fulfilling marketing responsibilities by participating actively in the asphalt and heavy oil product sales effort through responding to technical issues related to customer satisfaction concerning product specification and performance, product advantages and/or competition. The successful candidate will also monitor quality by developing and implementing quality control standards and procedures to ensure the manufacture of quality asphalt and heavy oil products from the refinery or terminal source through the transportation and distribution systems.

The candidate will work with external partners, with whom the candidate establishes, builds and maintains relationships with government agencies and industry workgroups responsible for asphalt products and heavy oil standards, specifications and applications in order to facilitate mutual understanding, trust and product improvement, as well as working with internal partners, including collaboration with Marketing, Refining, TT&R (Terminal, Transport & Rail) and M&TE (Marketing & Transportation Engineering) in order to support optimal asphalt and heavy oil production, transportation, storage and sales. The technologist will work in product improvement by leading product development and research studies to ensure quality standards are achieved and economics are optimized as new products and manufacturing techniques are introduced.


A Bachelor’s degree is required in the major discipline of either Engineering or Chemistry. 5+ years of relevant experience and 5+ years of asphalt emulsion experience is preferred.




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: Mktg
Travel Expected: Up to 25%


If you have visited our site in search of information on U.S. employment opportunities and require an accommodation to submit your application, please contact the MPC EEO/Compliance Office at 866-492-7802. Note that we only accept resumes and applications for posted positions.


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: Lima
Nearest Secondary Market: Findlay

Job Segment: Chemical Engineer, Engineer, QC, Engineering, Quality

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