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Location Name: Texas City, TX 
Job/Requisition ID: 54851
Location Address: 2401 5th Avenue South, Texas City, TX, United States (US), 77590
Education Level: Bachelor's Desired 
Relevant Experience Level: Mid Career (4-10 Years) 
Employee Group: Regular - Full Time
Employee Subgroup: Salaried Exempt





The Galveston Bay Refinery located in Texas City, Texas, is seeking an experienced Project Control Specialist to support all phases of project controls relating to turnarounds and major maintenance work. This includes all budgeting, forecasting, cost control and reporting functions. Establish and maintain reporting consistency for the group.



  • Develop and maintain overall project plan for assigned work areas and back up support as needed.
  • Develop communications and reporting networks for data gathering, review, analysis and presentation of recommendations to ensure project remains on schedule and within budget.
  • Review, analyze and communicate cost data and recommendations to the project teams, accounting and corporate to maintain the projects within approved budgets and cash flow constraints.
  • Lead, coordinate and facilitate interactive planning sessions at each phase of the project to assist in overall project plan development and update forecasts.
  • Provide detailed and executive level cost reports for assigned area to include open commitments, forecasts, contingencies, invoice review and budgeting within Accounting Guidelines.
  • Develop and maintain a work breakdown structure for consistency of data and reporting.
  • Develop and apply coding for work breakdown structures to facilitate progress, cost and burn rate reporting.
  • Ensure both MPC and contractors adhere to project control procedure and reporting structures.
  • Support the change management processes for budgeting and cost control of assigned projects.
  • Support the MPC expense budgeting process. Provide man-hour and equipment information to support the development of the budget.
  • Identify and communicate improvements for cost control procedures while implementing and maintaining the current process.



  • Degree: Bachelors in Construction Management, Engineering, Planning & Scheduling or an equivalent field preferred
  • Computer Proficiencies: Preferred proficiency in Microsoft Suite (Advanced Excel/Access Experience). SAP or Planning and Scheduling software a plus
  • Experience Preferred: Minimum of two years of experience in executing, contracting, planning and scheduling projects work preferred
  • Relocation considered



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.

Travel Expected: None



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: Galveston
Nearest Secondary Market: Houston

Job Segment: Engineer, ERP, SAP, Change Management, Technology, Engineering, Management

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