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Location Name: Salt Lake City, UT 
Job/Requisition ID: 55649
Location Address: 257 East 200 South STE 550, Salt Lake City, UT, United States (US), 84111
Education Level: Bachelor's Required 
Relevant Experience Level: Mid Career (4-10 Years) 
Employee Group: Regular - Full Time
Employee Subgroup: Salaried Exempt



Provides engineering technical expertise and project management for capital and expense projects from conceptual design through detailed engineering, execution and start-up. 


Key Responsibilities

  1. Provides engineering support during project development (Appraise and Select stages) by vetting resource estimates, schedules, business benefits, environmental/health/safety impacts and risk assessment for proposed development concepts.  Conducts project feasibility and economic analyses.  Prepares budgets, cost estimates and Authorization for Expenditures (AFEs).
  1. During Define state performs design calculations and oversees contractors in preparation of detailed engineering design.  Generates construction packages.  Defines technical specifications for equipment.  Completes hazard, operability and maintainability reviews. Coordinates preparation of environmental management plan with EHS.  Prepares resource forecasts (funding, equipment, materials, facilities, contractors, company personnel) and finalizes Project Execution Plan.  Completes risk response plan.  
  1. Collaborates with Procurement to develop and implement procurement and contracting strategies to meet project requirements.  Defines technical specifications for equipment and materials acquisition.  Provides input into contractor pre-qualification process.  Evaluates bids and selects bidders.
  1. Provides technical and administrative project management support during Execution stage.  Revises engineering standards   Ensures compliance with refinery policies and procedures including stewardship of project management of change (MOC). Works with Project Controls to ensure optimization of project resources within budget and established quality, cost and schedule parameters. Conducts productivity analysis to identify and resolve critical variances.  Maintains accurate and current project documentation. Develops start-up manuals, operating and emergency response procedures, training materials, etc.
  2. Works extended hours, including nights and weekends, in process operations environment and during periods of inclement weather. Accesses areas of refinery requiring use of stairs and/or ladders to inspect critical process and mechanical equipment. Responds to upset conditions during off hours. 



  • Minimum undergraduate engineering degree required.
  • Minimum 10 years refinery engineering experience with minimum 5 years project engineering and/or project management experience required.

About Marathon Petroleum Corporation



Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: MPC) is a large-scale geographically-diversified and highly -integrated refining, marketing and midstream company. MPC is the nation's largest refiner, with a crude oil refining capacity of more than 3 million barrels per calendar day in its 16-refinery system. MPC's high-quality, nationwide retail and marketing business includes approximately 3,900 company-owned and -operated stores and 7,800 branded locations. MPC owns the general partners of MPLX LP and Andeavor Logistics LP, two strong, customer-focused midstream master limited partnerships.

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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.

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Nearest Major Market: Salt Lake City

Job Segment: Project Engineer, Engineer, Construction, Procurement, Project Manager, Engineering, Operations, Technology

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