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Company Name: Marathon Petroleum Company, L.P.  
Location Name: KevovaWV 
Location Address: 23rd Street At River, Kevova, WV, United States (US), 25530
Education Level: High School Diploma/ GED Required
Relevant Experience Level: Entry Level (1-3 Years)
Driver's License Required: Yes
Employee Group: Regular - Full Time
Employee Subgroup: Hourly Non-Exempt
Shift: 12-hour Shift

Marathon Petroleum Company LP, a major petroleum refiner and marketer, is accepting resumes for Operations Technicians in the Kenova, WV area. This position works with and around petroleum products and is responsible for all operating aspects of a petroleum products terminal. This position will be assigned to a home terminal, but the successful candidate will be expected to cover work at other terminals in the region as required to meet business needs. The position requires working 12 hour rotating shifts, including working weekends and holidaysOccasional overnight travel, call-outs, and overtime will be required. The position comes with an excellent benefits package and competitive starting pay.


All applications must be completed on-line. No phone calls, agencies, faxed or mailed resumes will be accepted.



  1. Operation and troubleshooting associated with a marine terminal and related tank farms, as well as other facility equipment.
  2. All phases of dock and tank transfers including barge loading/unloading.
  3. Sampling of petroleum products.
  4. Storage tank and barge gauging.
  5. Handling the shipment and receipt of petroleum products via pipeline and/or barge.
  6. Stair climbing, lifting up to 80 pounds, and working outdoors.
  7. Preparation of various terminal reports and regulatory documents.
  8. Completion of all required training.
  9. Other varied work assignments.



  • Qualified candidates must be motivated, self-starters, able to work independently, and possess an excellent work record with references. Candidates must also be very dependable and be willing to work a flexible schedule as necessary.
  • High school diploma or GED is required
  • Proficiency in basic computer skills is required
  • Proficiency in math and ability to maintain accurate records are required
  • Associate degree or vocational technical training is preferred
  • American Merchant Mariner Credential preferred, but is not required for selection. The successful candidate will be required to obtain this credential as part of employment
  • Ability to pass Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC) background check
  • A working knowledge of and previous experience with mechanical and electrical systems is preferred
  • Process operations, maintenance crafts and/or petroleum industry experience would be beneficial



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: T and L
Travel Expected: Up to 10%


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.

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