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Location Name: Findlay, OH 
Job/Requisition ID: 55791 
Location Address: 539 S Main St, Findlay, OH, United States (US), 45840
Education Level: Bachelor's Required 
Relevant Experience Level: Mid Career (4-10 Years) 
Employee Group: Regular - Full Time
Employee Subgroup: Salaried Exempt


Minimum requirements:

Degree: Bachelor’s Degree required.

Major discipline:  Chemical, Mechanical, Civil, Electrical Engineering or Process Safety experience.

Desired Experience:  Knowledge and skills related to Process Hazard Analysis/LOPA and relevant methods and standards are strongly desired.  Relevant experience in areas such as operations, maintenance, engineering, technical services, or safety/PSM is a plus.  Strong critical thinking and problem-solving skills will be necessary for success.

Travel required:  Up to 40%

Relocation:  This position to be located at a Refining Corporate office in Findlay, OH 


The Process Safety Group in the Refining organization is seeking a highly motivated candidate with strong technical and critical thinking skills.   The Process Safety Engineer will serve as a Refining SME for PHA, LOPA, and Risk.  This role will be a resource for the Refining sites by providing expertise, support, and guidance in areas of hazard identification, hazard assessment, and risk assessment.  A main focus will be consistent implementation of LOPA and associated application standards across all 17 Refining sites.  While focusing on PHA, LOPA, and Risk, this role may also involve providing general support for other more traditional PSM areas such as auditing, training, incident investigation, change management, and other needs.



  • Act as a technical resource for the Refining sites in the application of our PHA, LOPA, and Risk programs.  Includes providing expertise, guidance, and support as necessary.
  • Have a thorough understanding of hazard and risk related standards and how they are implemented at the sites.
  • Develop, maintain, and continuously improve related Refining standards.
  • Provide hazard and risk expertise and consultation to the 17 Refining sites.
  • Develop and provide PHA, LOPA, and Risk training to employees and 3rd party leaders.
  • Identify qualified 3rd party PHA and LOPA leaders and ensure there is a reserve of competent leaders to keep up with needs.
  • Develop and maintain electronic tools and PHA-Pro Database in order to improve efficiency and consistency at the sites.
  • Manage and oversee implementation and tracking of the LOPA related application standards.
  • Assist the sites in resolution of complex risk issues in the most effective manner.
  • Identify, track and report risk issues, and manage associated A/B risk acceptance forms.
  • Lead site PHAs, LOPAs and/or Risk assessments as needs arise and availability permits.
  • Develop information and tools to improve consistency of PHAs and LOPAs between sites.
  • Identify and share best practices, and where appropriate incorporate them into Refining standards.
  • Complete periodic audits and assessments of site adherence to related standards and the quality of studies and documentation.
  • Review the closures of PHA and LOPA recommendations to ensure they address the initiating concern and are well documented.
  • Participate in transition of the new refineries to the Refining PHA and LOPA standards.


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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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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