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Company Name: MarkWest Energy Partners, L.P.  
Location Name: OrlaTX
Location Address: 40351 FM 3541, Orla, TX, United States (US), 79770
Education Level: Bachelor's Required 
Relevant Experience Level: Mid Career (4-10 Years) 
Employee Group: Regular - Full Time
Employee Subgroup: Salaried Exempt

This position’s primary focus is to conceptualize, design, coordinate and manage through start-up, the construction of midstream natural gas facilities including meter stations, valve sites, pipelines, compressor stations, gas plants and other related facilities. All work will be performed in compliance with company standards, procedures, and government requirements.


  • Works closely with draftsmen, pipe designers, and engineers to develop accurate and concise P&ID, PFD, cause/effect and other drawings as required by the project. Reviews and approves all drawings up through construction
  • Must be able to develop project scopes, estimate project costs, and prepare funding requests
  • Must be proficient in developing project budgets and controlling costs.
  • Must be able to prepare bid requests and evaluate such based on sound engineering and business principles
  • Must be able to handle assignments and projects with minimal supervision and complete within acceptable time standards
  • Must be capable of providing equipment specifications per MarkWest standards and procure appropriate materials for projects.
  • Perform line sizing calculations
  • Sizing of equipment, i.e. heat exchangers, pumps distillation tower, filtration equipment, etc.
  • Participate in HAZOP’s
  • Assist Business Development in the preliminary design and cost estimates of proposed facilities
  • Must have broad knowledge of natural gas processing and operations. 




  • This position requires a degree in Engineering from a 4-year accredited college or university, 5+ years’ experience preferred.
  • Current valid driver's license is required.
  • Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to communicate effectively with all levels of individuals/employees.


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: Eng and Const; MarkWest
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.

Nearest Major Market: Midland

Job Segment: Project Engineer, Construction, Engineer, Engineering

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