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Company Name: Marathon Petroleum Company LP  
Location Name: Mount VernonIN 
Location Address: 129 Barter Street, Mount Vernon, IN, United States (US), 47620
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: First Shift



Marathon Petroleum Company LP, a major petroleum refiner and marketer, is accepting resumes for an Operations Technician Trainee in the Mount Vernon, IN 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. Occasional overnight travel, call-outs, and overtime will be required, which will include after business hours and on weekends and holidays. The position may require either a 4- or 5-day workweek or shift work on an as-needed basis, 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.

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1. Troubleshooting, repair and maintenance of a truck loading rack and other facility equipment.

2. Sampling and laboratory testing of petroleum products.

3. Storage tank gauging.

4. Handling the shipment and receipt of petroleum products via pipeline and/or barge/ship.

5. Stair climbing, lifting up to 50-100 pounds and often working outdoors.

6. Preparation of various terminal reports.

7. Completion of all required training.

8. Other varied work assignments.

9. 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
10.  Ability to pass Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC) background check




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

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 second-largest refiner, with a crude oil refining capacity of approximately 1.9 million barrels per calendar day in its six-refinery system. Marathon brand gasoline is sold through approximately 5,600 independently owned retail outlets across 20 states and the District of Columbia. 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. Primarily through MPLX, MPC owns, leases or has ownership interests in approximately 10,800 miles of crude oil and light product pipelines. Also through MPLX, MPC has ownership interests in gathering and processing facilities with approximately 5.9 billion cubic feet per day of gathering capacity, 8.2 billion cubic feet per day of natural gas processing capacity and 610,000 barrels per day of fractionation capacity. 

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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