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Location Name: MPLS Stoy IL
Location Address: County Road 600, Stoy, IL, United States (US), 62464
Education Level: Bachelor's Desired 
Relevant Experience Level: Mid Career (4-10 Years) 
Employee Group: Regular - Full Time
Employee Subgroup: Salaried Exempt


The Operations Supervisor leads a team of personnel in the operation of the 24 hour, 365 day Stoy Area pipeline and storage facilities.  This position will be based out of Marathon Pipe Line’s (MPL) Stoy Area office.  The Operations Supervisor provides direct supervision and leadership for the hourly Operations Technicians. The work is very diverse and includes supervisory activities involving the operations of pipeline systems for safe and efficient transportation services. These activities range from scheduling day-to-day personnel work activities, educating the public, taking care of customer needs, protecting assets on the right of way, participating in project review, ensuring regulatory compliance and emergency response. Training and development of the work group are a significant part of the responsibilities of this position. The position also requires the commitment to a Structured Safety Process, support of various Marathon Pipe Line processes, encouraging continuous improvement and managing risk for incident prevention. The incumbent will be required to live within 45 minutes of the Stoy Area office.




1. Supervises and directs the day-to-day Stoy Area pipeline Operations Technicians to safely execute pipeline movements and protection of assets through station operations, line crossings and one-call response activities. 


2. Ensures that day-to-day operations supports the field execution of the Public Impact and Damage Prevention Processes and other functions involved at the Stoy Area.


3. Maintains practical knowledge of technological aspects of all phases of field operations and damage prevention and implements approved measures to increase efficiency and meet developing needs.


4. Receives guidance from the Region Operations Superintendent in an effort to execute processes in a consistent fashion.


5. Partner with Stoy Area Leadership to train and develop employees within the Area.


6. Support Environmental, Safety and Regulatory Department (ES&R) initiatives.




Degree: Preferred, but not required

Years Experience: 3-5 years pipeline engineering experience, or 5+ years of pipeline operation experience preferred.

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 second-largest refiner, with a crude oil refining capacity of approximately 1.9 million barrels per calendar day in its six-refinery system. Marathon brand gasoline is sold through approximately 5,600 independently owned retail outlets across 20 states and the District of Columbia. 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. Primarily through MPLX, MPC owns, leases or has ownership interests in approximately 10,800 miles of crude oil and light product pipelines. Also through MPLX, MPC has ownership interests in gathering and processing facilities with approximately 5.9 billion cubic feet per day of gathering capacity, 8.2 billion cubic feet per day of natural gas processing capacity and 610,000 barrels per day of fractionation capacity. 

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: Ref, Terminals, Pipeline
Travel Expected: Up to 10%


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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: Decatur

Job Segment: Operations Manager, Manager, Engineer, Operations, Management, Engineering

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