Intern/Co-op - M&TE Project Controls

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Date: Jun 15, 2017

Location: Various, Various, US

Company: Marathon Petroleum Corporation

Driver's License Required: Yes
Employee Group: Intern/Co-op
Employee Subgroup: Hourly Non-Exempt



Marketing and Transportation Engineering (M&TE) provides project management and project controls services to support the continuous growth and maintenance of Marathon’s Transportation & Logistics (T&L) organization. Projects typically involve petroleum product storage tanks; terminal facilities; pipeline facilities and our network of pipelines.


The M&TE Project Controls Intern/Co-op position offers a variety of challenges to students holding a degree in Construction Management, Construction Engineering Technology or a similar degree. The intern/co-op program may consist of any number of work sessions; however, multiple sessions provide interns/co-ops a variety of assignments with increasing responsibility. Project Controls Intern/Co-ops will apply principles learned in construction management/project controls classes to a portfolio of projects ranging from tens of thousands to millions of dollars.



M&TE Project Controls Intern/Co-ops work closely with M&TE Project Engineers to successfully move projects through the 5 phases of the Marathon Project Management Process (MPMP) including conceptual, feasibility, definition, implementation and close-out/start-up. Typical tasks include schedule development and progress monitoring; development and integration of individual schedules into the overall project plan; regular progress updates; identification of key project milestones; resource loading and leveling; and preparation of periodic progress reporting to management. The intern/co-op will learn Project Controls standards and procedures.



Candidates must be majoring in Construction Management, Construction Engineering Technology, Project Management or other related disciplines.

Students must maintain at least a 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale, and be eligible to work in the US on a full-time indefinite basis without a change in status.

Candidates must have a valid driver’s license


About Marathon Petroleum Corporation

Headquartered in Findlay, Ohio, Marathon Petroleum Corporation (MPC), together with its subsidiaries, including Marathon Petroleum Company LP and Speedway LLC, is one of the largest petroleum product refiners, marketers and transporters in the United States.

MPC is the nation’s third-largest refiner and the largest refiner in the Midwest. MPC’s refining, marketing and transportation operations are concentrated primarily in the Midwest, Gulf Coast and Southeast regions of the U.S.

MPC operations are strategically located to serve major markets. They include a seven-plant refining network, a comprehensive terminal and transportation system, and extensive wholesale and retail marketing operations. This includes both the Marathon brand and MPC’s wholly-owned retail marketing subsidiary, Speedway LLC, the nation’s second-largest chain of company-owned and -operated retail gasoline and convenience stores.


Job Function: MPC Internships and Co-ops
Travel Expected: Up to 10%


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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.

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