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Location Name: Jamestown, NM 
Job/Requisition ID: [[id]] 
Location Address: 92 Giant Crossing Road, Jamestown, NM, United States (US), 87347
Education Level: Bachelor's Required 
Relevant Experience Level: Mid Career (4-10 Years) 
Employee Group: Regular - Full Time
Employee Subgroup: Salaried Exempt




  •  Conducts comprehensive chemical analysis of water, petroleum, gasoline, solvents and other compounds to identify elements or determine quantities contained by the use of standard tests and procedures.
  • Records the results obtained through analysis; assembles and summarizes data in report form for management's use.
  • Recommends procedures to eliminate, solve or correct unfavorable conditions found as a results of analysis.
  • Verifies tests prepared by testers that appear to be questionable by observing the procedure used and if procedures are correctly applied, checks the equipment and chemical solutions used to determine the reason for the test being questionable.
  • Directs the activities of less experienced chemists, when assigned to special projects and trains them in conducting involved chemical analysis tests.
  • Keeps abreast of the latest developments and changes in testing methods, equipment and techniques used in the chemical field.
  • Becomes acquainted with the latest type of machines handling electronic type analysis, operates such machines and trains others in their operation, takes care of the maintenance and outlines special techniques to be used for their operation.
  • Develop Lab Technicians to take on responsibilities listed in Item 7.
  • May fill in for Laboratory Foreman or Laboratory Supervisor during vacation and other absences.




  • Bachelor's Degree in Chemistry or related field of study
  • Bachelor's Degree in Chemistry or related field of study


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.

Travel Expected: None


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