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Location Name: Kenai, AK 
Job/Requisition ID: [[id]] 
Location Address: 54741 Tesoro Rd, Kenai, AK, United States (US), 99611
Education Level: Bachelor's Desired 
Relevant Experience Level: Entry Level (1-3 Years) 
Employee Group: Regular - Full Time
Employee Subgroup: Salaried Exempt



The Kenai Alaska Refinery is seeking an experienced Turnaround/Construction Team Scheduler.  Duties include developing and managing Plan of the Plans and schedules for Turnarounds and Construction Projects.  The Scheduler will manage progressing, produce tic books/look-aheads, and reporting out of Primavera/Analytics.  This position would also ensure that all Turnaround / Construction team members adhere to the MPC Scheduling Standards.



  • Manage assigned turnaround plans and add to Primavera Master Schedule
  • Assume the Lead position over the assigned Primavera file to assure that items are not added or removed after control estimate is complete without proper paperwork
  • Assure that all coding is correct in the Primavera schedules based on MPC TAR & Construction Practices
  • Maintain updates to schedule to match work list as job cards are submitted from Area Leads
  • Attend overall Logic reviews with Area Leads and individual units to finalize logic
  • Manage the effort of manpower levelling the entire file and producing histograms to develop hiring plans for Construction, Pre TAR, T/A and Post TAR
  • Entering progress updates for all Turnaround phases and Construction
  • Perform schedule health checks, open ends plug durations, and cross reference with iTAR for 1:1 ratio
  • Interfacing with Project Controls to pass on man-hours for check estimates / control estimates
  • Produce and distribute Tic Books, daily schedules, daily progress/curves/bar charts for assigned turnarounds and any other requested reports from P6 and/or Analytics.
  • Interface with numerous MPC/contract planners to assure that their plans are per MPC standards
  • Produce data to Leads for close out and performance summary reports for Turnarounds and Construction as required
  • Support and train Kenai Refinery Primavera users
  • Mentor and troubleshoot schedule logic and coding problems for users




  • Bachelors in Construction Management, Engineering, Planning & Scheduling or an equivalent field preferred



  • Computer Proficiencies: Preferred proficiency in Microsoft Suite (Advanced Excel/Access Experience) and Primavera. SAP or Planning and Scheduling software a plus. Familiarity with Maxivera and Syntempo preferred.
  • Experience Preferred: Minimum of four years of experience in executing, contracting, planning and scheduling projects work 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. Speedway LLC, an MPC 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 that 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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Nearest Major Market: Alaska
Nearest Secondary Market: Anchorage

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