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Location Address: Various, United States (US)
Job/Requisition ID: 61322
Driver's License Required: Yes
Employee Group: Intern/Co-op
Employee Subgroup: Hourly Non-Exempt

 

Overview:

Marathon Petroleum Corp. (MPC) offers internship and co-op opportunities to high-performing college students who want meaningful hands-on experiences in their fields of study. The following core values guide MPC’s approach to doing business: safety & environmental stewardship; integrity; respect; inclusion; collaboration.  Interns and co-ops work side by side with experienced professionals as contributing members of diverse work teams who create value for the company’s shareholders. MPC believes that how we conduct our business is just as important as the bottom line.

 

Responsibilities:

As an intern, you will receive on-the-job training related to the dynamics of the petroleum industry, the specifics of your job assignment, and the use of various software programs. Accounting interns are placed in the following areas:

 

Accounting Area

Location/Term

Cost and Fixed Asset Accounting

Findlay – Summer Only

General Accounting

Findlay – All Terms

General and Fixed Assets Accounting

Denver – Summer Only

Internal Audit

Findlay and San Antonio – All Terms

Joint Venture Accounting

Denver – Summer Only

Operations Accounting

Findlay and San Antonio – All Terms Denver – Summer Only

Refinery Accounting

Various Refineries – Summer Only

Tax Accounting

Findlay – All Terms

 

Specific duties may include: Analyzing and processing of business documents; analysis of accounting and financial data in order to prepare proper financial statement journal entries; preparation of general ledger account reconcilements; preparation of tax information; testing SOX and Non-SOX controls in auditing; and assistance in preparing budgets. Additionally, you will be given the opportunity to interface with a variety of departments outside of the Controller's Organization, developing a collaborative relationship with individuals within those departments.

 

Should you choose a career with Marathon, additional responsibilities will be added as you progress in your career. These include more complex accounting and analysis activities, and the presentation of new ideas and concepts in formal meetings. Creative thought in enhancing existing accounting processes, or in the development of new processes to enhance efficiency, is encouraged. Also, as you progress, you will be given opportunities to work with and mentor less experienced accountants, or perhaps be given the opportunity to perform as the lead analyst in an accounting section.

 

The Controller's Organization is committed to developing accountants by providing them experience in as many areas of the business as practical. Accountants that demonstrate exceptional proficiency are eligible for opportunities within other areas of the Company, where the analytical skills developed while in the Controller's Organization are highly valued.  Accountants often transfer to operational components of the business such as: Refining, Marketing, Logistics & Storage, Pipeline, Gathering & Processing, Crude Oil Logistics & Supply and Light Product Logistics and Supply. Additionally, opportunities exist in Tax, Internal Audit, Finance, Business Development, and Supply Chain.

 

Qualifications:

  • Required Major: Accounting
  • Minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA required
  • Candidates must be authorized to work in the US on a full-time indefinite basis without the need for employment visa sponsorship now or in the future. 
  • Positions are available spring, summer, and fall semesters
  • Concurrent enrollment in a degree seeking program
  • Military experience a plus

 

We hire accounting interns for the following locations:

  • Corporate: Findlay, OH; San Antonio, TX; and Denver, CO
  • Refineries:  Anacortes, WA; Canton, OH; Catlettsburg, KY; Detroit, MI; Garyville, LA; Los Angeles, CA;  Robinson, IL; Salt Lake City, UT and Texas City, TX (Galveston Bay)
     


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About Marathon Petroleum Corporation

 

Marathon Petroleum Corporation 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. Marathon Petroleum's marketing system includes branded locations across the United States, including Marathon branded outlets. Speedway LLC, a Marathon Petroleum subsidiary, owns and operates retail convenience stores across the United States. MPC also owns the general partner and majority limited partner interest in MPLX LP, a midstream company which owns and operates 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 talentacquisition@marathonpetroleum.com. 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.


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