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Location Name: MPLS Garyville LA Marine
Grade Min: 08
Grade Max: 10
Education Level: High School Diploma/ GED Required
Relevant Experience Level: Mid Career (4-10 Years)
Employee Group: Regular - Full Time
Employee Subgroup: Salaried Exempt



Marathon Petroleum Company LP has an immediate opening for a Loss Control Specialist in it's Garyville, Louisiana Marine Transportation office.


The Loss Control Specialist conducts loss/gain analysis for Marathon Petroleum's marine oil/product purchases and deliveries.  They manage loss/gain claims, conduct cargo analysis, third party inspector audits and ensure procedural compliance relative to loss control and measurement standards.  The Loss Control Specialist will report to the Loss Control Supervisor.  The job will be graded 8-10 depending on level of experience/education.



The Loss Control Specialist will conduct cargo loss/gain measurement analysis, as well as investigate loss/gain claims, and monitor loss/gain prevention procedures for Marine; onsite witnessing of product custody tramsfers; monitor third party pipeline and terminal custody transfer, loss/gain for crude, product, feedstock, asphalt tracking annual totals and analyzing trends.  Provide custody transfer measurement recommendations for procedures and measurement systems.  This position will also represent the Company on selected cargo movements; review measurement contracts, negotiate and file cargo claims for the Company; resolve cargo discrepancy issues; attend select loadings and discharges of product vessels; provide guidance on acceptable cargo surveyors and selectively audit cargo inspection companies.  Additionally, the Loss Control Specialist will ensure compliance and thorough understanding of Company and industry standards/policies relating to loss control; establish and maintain functional relationships and communication with peers in the cargo mesurements control field; and represent the Company at various industry groups and associations as needed.  This position will also be required to keep apprised of changes or updates to current measurement standards and participate in the development of new industry related measurement standards (API etc.).



High School education or equivalent is required and a minimum of five years' marine and/or pipeline related experience (cargo measurement, dynamic measurement (meters), loss control, claims negotiation, voyage analysis, etc.) is strongly preferred.  The successful candidate will be proficient in Microsoft Excel & Word and will also have effective communication, negotiation and critical thinking skills, highly-developed technical and professional knowledge and skills, as well as a strong drive to achieve results.



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. 

Employees must be able to perform the essential functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation.

Equal Opportunity Employer: Veteran / Disability

Supervisor: Brian Bourgeois Jr
Division: MPLX-President's Staff (50746081) 
Department: Marine Transportation (10002429)
Area: Marine Trans-Finance and Procurement (50635467)   
Internal Posting End Date: 06/24/2019
Job Function: Marine; Ref, Terminals, Pipeline; T and L
Travel Expected: Up to 25%
Driver's License Required: Yes

Nearest Major Market: New Orleans

Job Segment: Inspector, Procurement, Quality, Operations

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