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Location Name: Texas City, TX 
Job/Requisition ID: [[id]] 
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


Marathon Petroleum Company LP has an immediate opening for a Loss Control Specialist; in its Galveston Bay, Texas Marine Transportation office.

The Loss Control Specialist conducts loss/gain analysis for Marathon Petroleum’s marine oil/product purchases and deliveries. They manage loss/gain claims, conduct cargo analysis, third party inspector audits and ensure procedural compliance relative to loss control and measurement standards. The Loss Control Specialist will report to the Loss Control Supervisor.  The job will be graded 8-10 depending on level of experience/education.

The Loss Control Specialist will conduct cargo loss/gain measurement analysis, as well as investigate loss/gain claims, and monitor loss/gain prevention procedures for Marine; onsite witnessing of product custody transfers; monitor third party pipeline and terminal custody transfer, loss/gain for crude, product, feedstock, asphalt transfers and conduct gain/loss analysis as necessary; maintain database spreadsheets on petroleum transfers, tracking annual totals and analyzing trends.  Provide custody transfer measurement recommendations for procedures and measurement systems.  This position will also represent the Company on selected cargo movements; review measurement contracts, negotiate and file cargo claims for the Company; resolve cargo discrepancy issues; attend select loadings and discharges of product vessels; provide guidance on acceptable cargo surveyors and selectively audit cargo inspection companies.  Additionally, the Loss Control Specialist will ensure compliance and thorough understanding of Company and industry standards/policies relating to loss control; establish and maintain functional relationships and communication with peers in the cargo measurements control field; and represent the Company at various industry groups and associations as needed.  This position will also be required to keep apprised of changes or updates to current measurement standards and participate in the development of new industry related measurement standards (API etc.).

High school education or equivalent is required and a minimum of five years' marine and/or pipeline related experience (cargo measurement, dynamic measurement (meters), loss control, claims negotiation, voyage analysis, etc.) is strongly preferred.  The successful candidate will be proficient in Microsoft Excel & Word and will also have effective communication, negotiation and critical thinking skills, highly-developed technical and professional knowledge and skills, as well as a strong drive to achieve results.


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.

Travel Expected: Up to 25%


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.

If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application process at Marathon Petroleum LP, please contact our Human Resources Department at Please specify the reasonable accommodation you are requesting, along with the job posting number in which you may be interested. A Human Resources representative will review your request and contact you to discuss a reasonable accommodation.

Equal Opportunity Employer: Veteran / Disability

Marathon Petroleum Company LP participates in the E-Verify program in some states in which it operates (including AL, AZ, GA, MS, NC, SC, TN, and UT). For more information before proceeding, please see details in English or Spanish. Right to Work Statement English or Spanish.

Nearest Major Market: Galveston
Nearest Secondary Market: Houston

Job Segment: Inspector, Database, Quality, Technology

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