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Location Name: Martinez, CA 
Job/Requisition ID: [[id]] 
Location Address: 150 Solano Way, Martinez, CA, United States (US), 94553
Education Level: High School Diploma/ GED Required 
Relevant Experience Level: Mid Career (4-10 Years) 
Employee Group: Regular - Full Time
Employee Subgroup: Salaried Exempt


Responsible for delivering Operating Excellence by creating a committed ownership culture, setting clear expectations, and holding people accountable. The Shift Foreman is the on-shift crew leader. This position is responsible for delivering the production plan while ensuring a safe, compliant, reliable, and profitable operation on shift. This role reports to the Refining Day Supervisor.




  1. Establishes and maintains culture of safety and environmental excellence by modeling appropriate behaviors and ensuring all employees practice good stewardship that impacts themselves, co-workers and the community.
  2. Leads shift in Conduct of Operations including, but not limited to, effective shift relief/start-of-shift meeting, proper job planning, equipment preparation, work permitting and Joint Job Site Visit (JJSV), proactive and effective unit monitoring.
  3. Leads safe, efficient and effective implementation of production plan. Drives implementation and understanding of production plan through communication and vigilance, reporting unit status and constraints. Optimizes unit performance in coordination with upstream/downstream units and other departments to ensure variables are within operating envelope.
  4. Supports unit reliability goals through proactive equipment care and condition monitoring. Reviews operator rounds, develops proper mitigation response, and communicates to leadership as necessary. Ensures equipment prepared for maintenance in timely manner and communicates exceptions.
  5. Coordinates response to abnormal situations, including troubleshooting and mitigation or recovery activities, and ensures effective communication to affected units and Operations leadership.
  6. Supports high performance culture and continuous improvement through training, coaching and mentoring.




  • Minimum high school diploma or equivalent required. 
  • Supervisory and or Leadership experience preferred. 
  • Minimum 3 years refining, chemical or petrochemical industry experience required.


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. 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: Up to 10%


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Nearest Major Market: San Francisco
Nearest Secondary Market: Oakland

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