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Location Name: Salt Lake City, UT 
Job/Requisition ID: 55788
Education Level: Bachelor's Required 
Relevant Experience Level: Senior (11+ Years) 
Employee Group: Regular - Full Time 
Employee Subgroup: Salaried Exempt


Manages all aspects of assigned projects including project scope, estimate, schedule, engineering design, equipment and material selection, project bidding, contractor selection, construction oversight, management of change, safety and environmental oversight and all other project tasks to successfully accomplish project goals of liquid pipeline and terminal capital and expense projects in a safe, profitable, timely and efficient manner. Supports multiple capital and expense projects simultaneously within a managed budget and execution schedule.



  • Collaborates with affected departments during gated Front-End Loading (Apprise, Select and Define stages where projects are initiated, concepts selected and front-end definitions developed) to vet resource estimates, schedules, business benefits, environmental/health/safety impacts.
  • Participates in technical reviews to ensure detailed engineering meets corporate engineering standards.
  • Develops project feasibility and economic analysis to determine viability. Prepares decision support packages for review and approval by management.
  • Monitors and controls project performance during Project Execution stage to ensure the project meets agreed quality, cost and time parameters in a safe and environmentally sound manner.
  • May have contractor oversight.
  • Collaborates with Project Controls on project administration (scheduling, estimating, cost management, schedule management, etc) so that project resources are optimized.
  • Conducts productivity analysis to identify and resolve critical variances so that the project can achieve established objectives.
  • Coordinates with Procurement in development of contracting plan, including engineering and execution resources.
  • Identifies risk factors and ranks as of level of threat posed to project's success during technical and location-oriented risk assessment. Develops and implements risk response plan to monitor and control risks throughout the project lifecycle.
  • Maintains accurate and current project documentation. Develops start-up manuals, operating and emergency response procedures, training materials, etc.





  • Minimum undergraduate degree in engineering required.



  • Minimum 10 years' experience in Terminal, Pipeline project and Project Management with a major oil and gas or transmission company is required. 
  • Previous experience in DOT liquid pipeline and terminal design and piping fabrication, pipeline and terminal operations, basic pipeline hydraulics, and tank devices is preferred.



  • Requires: working additional hours, weekends and/or holidays to complete projects or meet deadlines; ~30 % travel with overnight stays; on-and off-road travel conditions; conditions requiring the ability to distinguish distances between objects.
  • Conditions include climbing ladders, crawling into confined spaces, climbing on under and over piping and walking on uneven ground.
  • Conditions include working in high places, such as on top of a 40’ storage tank. Conditions include working in elevated and reduced temperature environments.
  • Conditions include working near equipment that may have hydrocarbon odors. Conditions include the possibility to be fit tested for a respirator or self-contained breathing apparatus


*** This position is part of a job family with multiple levels. The successful candidate will be placed at a level commensurate with experience and qualifications.***


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.

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