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Location Name: Watford City, ND 
Location Address: 3501 4th Ave NE, Watford City, ND, United States (US), 58854
Job/Requisition ID: 55899
Education Level: High School Diploma/ GED Required
Relevant Experience Level: Mid Career (4-10 Years)
Driver's License Required: [[req_license]]
Employee Group: Regular - Full Time
Employee Subgroup: Hourly Non-Exempt
Shift: [[req_shift]]

 

Summary:

This Field Specialist position performs routine and daily maintenance tasks on the pipeline system’s field pumps including packing adjustment, checking oil levels, resolving priming issues, inspecting and replacing gaskets and mechanical seals, low voltage fuses, belts, etc. This position works closely with other Field Specialists, Technicians, Pipeline Maintenance, and Transport Drivers.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Take oil samples and perform routine grind outs to measure sediment and water content and determine quality.
  • Perform tank gauging to measure tank contents and account for product stored and product moved into and out of tanks.
  • Prepare custody transfer tickets, manage tickets and perform month-end closing in company’s MAPS measurement system database.
  • Hand gauging field tanks accurately and purchasing lease crude with company field custody transfer tickets.
  • Communicate with field pumpers assigned to third party production companies.
  • Perform routine field LACT (Lease Automatic Custody Transfer) equipment checks.
  • Perform meter proving to verify accuracy within acceptable API tolerances.
  • Responsible for daily one-calls, pipeline crossings and right of way work.
  • Perform routine daily maintenance tasks, such as running pipeline scrapers

 

Education:

  • Technical degree in power plant maintenance or mechanics from completion of a 2 year program at an accredited technical school, vocational school, or community college OR a minimum of 6 years of professional experience related to pipeline maintenance, oil field and gas operations.

 

Required Qualifications:

  • Must have, or be able to acquire, Operator Qualification (OQ) Certification for valve and pump station maintenance and repair per DOT requirements for pipeline operators.
  • Must have or be able to acquire a Commercial Driver’s License with a clean driving record.
  • Must have or become trained in OSHA’s Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response (HAZWOPER) Standard and be able to perform spill response duties, if required.
  • Previous petroleum industry or oil field experience is strongly desired.
  • DESIRED SKILLS:
  • Understanding of crude oil measurement, custody transfer, tank gauging and meter proving.
  • Ability to perform routine and corrective maintenance on pipeline valves and pump station equipment.
  • Excellent mechanical aptitude and exceptional oral and written communication skills.
  • Self-motivated and capable of working effectively with little supervision
  • Ability to prioritize daily work schedules depending on operational requirements.
  • Ability to perform well in a team environment with other operations and staff personnel.
  • Ability to lift items weighing up to 75 pounds; move items weighing up to 500 pounds with equipment assistance; use various hand tools and hoists; hear; see objects at close range and in the distance; and distinguish colors and relationship between objects.


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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 10%

 

 

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.
 

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