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Location Name: MWLS Tulsa OK
Education Level: Associates Required
Relevant Experience Level: Mid Career (4-10 Years)
Employee Group: Regular - Full Time
Employee Subgroup: Salaried Exempt

POSITION SUMMARY: This position reports to the Measurement Project Manager providing support for measurement projects by coordinating the various steps necessary to complete new gas & liquid metering & analyzer stations at MarkWest Plants, Interconnects, Gathering Systems & Compressor Stations.  This position may be located in Tulsa, OK or San Antonio, TX.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES: Work through engineering, construction, and operations to support capital projects by taking measurement project assignments from conception to completion. Coordinate team participation through all phases of the project, communicating regularly with the project team members and project stake holders.

• Participate in area budget meetings, project planning & engineering meetings to determine priority status of plant, interconnect, pipeline, compressor station & large volume metering & analyzer station projects
• Review Contracts to determine relative project scope regarding MarkWest measurement needs to meet contract obligations & customer’s requirements
• Determine final of scope of work by meeting with next tier of critical SME stakeholders (Project Engineering, Accounting, Measurement SME’s, Area Measurement Supervisors, key Operations personnel)
• Consult with Site Project Manager to review P&IDs, PFDs & HYSIS models – provide markups as needed to ensure metering & sampling points are properly specified to provide accurate gas & liquid measurement
• Effectively relate the project scope, the required tasks and cooperation needed from company & contract employees defining roles & responsibilities in order to complete each project successfully and on time.
• Develop Gantt Charts or project planning sheets for all major projects to manage and track construction progress, fabrication stages, hold-points, inspection dates & equipment deliveries
• Create RFQ Bid Packages based on specified equipment needs that comply with company design standards – select bidders from vetted pool of approved fabricators to receive Bid Pkgs – review bids, then notify most suitable bidder of job award
• Work with construction to convey MarkWest expectations of their work relating to measurement equipment installs, their commitment to meet our timeline deliverables and to stay on schedule to avoid delays
• Attend fabricator’s facilities as needed for QA/QC inspection (or request MarkWest SME attend) to inspect equipment during hold points to ensure applicable API, AGA, GPA, ASME, NFPA & NEC and MarkWest design standards are met to pass stated QC expectations & tolerances
• Perform regular project site walk-throughs to evaluate on schedule status of required tasks by contractors – create punch lists of unfinished or incorrect work needing attention, issue list to contractors and request needed date of completion – copy site PM – return as needed & repeat process relaying status to PM
• Provide final coordination of internal & external startup & commissioning personnel for new metering & analytical stations operation as well as communicating with all relevant contractors, corporate back office & operations personnel about status of startup
• Attend startup of site providing technical & operational support as needed – verifying proper operation of equipment as designed – confirming accurate flow data is received into DCS & Denver Servers
• Provide training for junior level Measurement Coordinators in project management, how to create Meter Schematics, Project Scope Packages, Reviewing / Revising PID’s / PFD’s / Plot Plans as well as training to develop approved equipment lists to meet the Project Scope specifications
• Manage folders, subfolders, & documents on SharePoint related to updates or changes to equipment actually procured for their projects as well as manage updates to PFDs & Metering Schematics on Sharepoint due to process changes or facility expansion.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS: Minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or Technical degree preferred or relative experience in the natural gas industry project management role. Requires knowledge of the latest Industry Standards (AGA, API, GPA, ASME, NEC) and Industry best practices. Knowledge of process plant & pipeline operations and measurement / analytical equipment preferred. Must have a valid Driver’s License & good driving record. Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to communicate effectively working with all levels of personnel from field to management. Proficient in the following: Microsoft Outlook, Excel, Word, Microsoft Project, AutoCAD or Visio.


Physical Demands: This position requires sitting part of the day along with frequent travel to field locations.
It will involve some lifting and filing. There may be occasional outside office assignments that can involve walking around construction sites, industrial locations, field and/or wooded areas.

Working Environment: Since travel is frequent employee is often exposed to outside weather conditions, which could range from extreme cold to hot, humid conditions. Walking on uneven terrain is often required during normal work duties. May involve visiting & walking around construction and industrial sites, farm properties, driving on rural roads and other field locations to acquire familiarity with facilities, properties and settings. High noise areas may be encountered. At all times proper PPE must be used in work areas.

Materials and Equipment Used: The materials and equipment used on a regular basis will be basic hand tools, a personal computer, phone, fax, copier, and map printer/plotter.

Internal Posting End Date: 03/31/2019
Job Function: MarkWest
Travel Expected: Up to 50%
Driver's License Required: Yes


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: Tulsa
Nearest Secondary Market: Oklahoma

Job Segment: Engineer, Developer, Project Manager, Inspector, Facilities, Engineering, Technology, Quality, Operations

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