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Company Name: Marathon Petroleum Company LP  
Location Name: Texas CityTX
Location Address: 2401 5th Avenue South, Texas City, TX, United States (US), 77590
Education Level: High School Diploma/ GED Required 
Relevant Experience Level: Mid Career (4-10 Years) 
Employee Group: Regular - Full Time
Employee Subgroup: Salaried Exempt



The Galveston Bay Refinery is seeking candidates for the position of Advanced Refining Inspector for its location in Texas City, Texas. The position will be primarily responsible for development of equipment inspection plans for turnaround and on-stream inspections, analysis of inspection data, reporting plant-wide inspection program status and coordination of inspection work with turnaround planning group prior to, and during shutdowns. The position will also be responsible for the inspection of various types of fixed equipment including tanks, structural steel, heaters, pressure vessels, heat exchangers, boilers and piping. The inspector will document and report findings and develop recommendations.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Develop and execute inspection plans for fixed equipment based on service, design, condition, jurisdictional requirements, and inspection history.
  • Review recommendations based on findings, options, and risk assessments with management, Operations, and Maintenance.
  • Document Inspection records and findings in IDMS (Inspection Data Management System)
  • Participate in root cause analysis.


  • Qualified candidates will possess at least seven years of experience in a refinery inspection role.
  • Additionally, the candidate must have a strong understanding of all applicable codes and must hold certifications in API 510, and API 570. NDE and/or CWI certifications are preferred as well.
  • The candidate must be able to prepare concise technical reports of findings from inspections in order to inform asset owners of the condition fixed equipment.
  • Inspector candidates must have strong interpersonal skills and be proficient in Microsoft Office products and have the ability to use IDMS programs.
  • Experience with RBI and knowledge of refinery damage mechanisms is 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 third-largest refiner, with a crude oil refining capacity of approximately 1.8 million barrels per calendar day in its seven-refinery system. Marathon brand gasoline is sold through approximately 5,500 independently owned retail outlets across 19 states. 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. MarkWest Energy Partners, L.P., a wholly owned subsidiary of MPLX LP, is one of the largest processors of natural gas in the U.S. MPC owns, leases or has ownership interests in approximately 10,800 miles of crude and light product pipelines and more than 5,600 miles of gas gathering and natural gas liquids (NGL) pipelines.


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%


If you have visited our site in search of information on U.S. employment opportunities and require an accommodation to submit your application, please contact the MPC EEO/Compliance Office at 866-492-7802. Note that we only accept resumes and applications for posted positions.

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: Galveston
Nearest Secondary Market: Houston

Job Segment: Inspection, Inspector, Data Management, Engineering, Quality, Data

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