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Location Name: Pasadena, TX 
Location Address: 431 North Preston Road, Pasadena, TX, United States (US), 77503
Job/Requisition ID: 57211
Education Level: Associates Desired
Relevant Experience Level: Mid Career (4-10 Years)
Driver's License Required: Yes
Employee Group: Regular - Full Time
Employee Subgroup: Hourly Non-Exempt
Shift: First Shift


MPL Mechanical Technician - Pasadena Area


This position is based at Marathon Pipe Line’s Pasadena, TX facility and reports to the Pasadena Area Manager.  A Mechanical Technician works in and around petroleum products and crude oil facilities executing Maintenance and Reliability activities.  The position also provides field support to various other MPL processes and departments.  The successful candidate will perform various duties including: repairing and maintaining valves, pumps, tank mixers, strainers and meters in accordance with all regulations.  The candidate should have the ability to trouble shoot problems, work independently and also in a team environment.  Travel, call-outs and overtime will be required on an as-needed basis.  Marathon Pipe Line LLC operates more than 6000 miles of underground pipeline in over 20 states.  The successful candidate must reside within 45 minutes of the reporting location (Pasadena, TX).



  • Perform routine maintenance, coordinate and communicate maintenance activities
  • Respond to and resolve station alarms and communicate findings to appropriate parties
  • Generate computerized work requests for maintenance tasks
  • Perform work in a safe and environmentally conscious manner in accordance with all Environmental, Safety and Regulatory requirements



  • High school diploma or GED equivalent is required.
  • Associate’s degree in a related technical field is preferred.
  • Proficiency in basic computer skills.
  • Previous pipeline experience with emphasis on electrical/mechanical is highly preferred.


Valid driver’s license and good driving record.


Deadline to apply is Wednesday, October 23, 2019


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 with more than 3 million barrels per day of crude oil capacity across 16 refineries. 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 interests in two midstream companies, MPLX LP and Andeavor Logistics LP, which own and operate gathering, processing, and fractionation assets, as well as crude oil and light product transportation and logistics infrastructure.

Travel Expected: Up to 75%



Marathon Petroleum Company LP is an Equal Opportunity Employer and gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, mental or physical disability, medical condition or AIDS/HIV status, ancestry, national origin, genetic information, military, veteran status, marital status, citizenship  or any other status protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws.  If you would like more information about your EEO rights as an applicant, click here.

If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application process at Marathon Petroleum LP, please contact our Human Resources Department at Please specify the reasonable accommodation you are requesting, along with the job posting number in which you may be interested. A Human Resources representative will review your request and contact you to discuss a reasonable accommodation.

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