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Company Name: MarkWest Energy Partners, L.P.  
Location Name: MWLS West Union WV
Location Address: 218 Swisher Lane, West Union, WV, United States (US), 26456
Education Level: High School Diploma/ GED Required
Relevant Experience Level: Entry Level (1-3 Years)
Employee Group: Regular - Full Time
Employee Subgroup: Hourly Non-Exempt



Assists in controlling the continuous operation of the process, storage, loading, and unloading systems of a mixed natural gas liquids fractionation or cryogenic facility by operating electronic, computerized, or manual control systems.

• Participate in and practice all aspects of the MarkWest Safety Program
• Sample products, perform tests, record data, write operations logs
• Visually inspects equipment at periodic intervals to detect malfunctions or need for repair, adjustment, or lubrication
• Performs minor maintenance on and lubricates process, loading, and unloading equipment
• Assists in the shut down and startup of facility
• Initiate maintenance work orders
• Shut down, isolate, and prepare process units or production equipment for maintenance
• Issues: General, Hot Work, Energy Isolation, and Opening permits
• Participates in Process Hazard Analysis
• Ensures environmental compliance in areas of responsibility
• Samples and analyzes all unloads
• Participates in on the job training to meet the qualifications of an Operator A
• Assists in writing operations procedures and changes for Process Safety Management
• Monitor truck rack and plant CCTV security system. Report and record any breaches of protocol
• Ensure adherence to safety and environmental regulations
• Performs other duties as directed or requested by supervision
The above statements reflect the general duties considered necessary to describe the principal functions of the position identified and shall not be construed as a detailed description of all the work requirements that may be inherent to this position.

Contractors and other associated service providers as required.


• High School diploma or GED is required
• Must hold a valid Driver License and have an excellent driving record
• Must be able to pass a DOT physical, drug test and background check
• Must be willing to work 12 hour shifts including nights, weekends and holidays
• Applicants must be professional, have a positive attitude and be a team player
• Associate degree in process technology or related fields, with two years of industry experience preferred. Experience that meets or exceeds all the above requirements may be substituted for education.
• Must have strong understanding of the plant process and all plant equipment.
• Must be able to assume the duties of an Operator A in relief or emergency situations.
• Self-motivated with the ability to work well with others
• Ability to work in a team environment with shared responsibilities and to participate in training other personnel.
• Strong organizational skills
• Ability to prioritize and execute many tasks at once



Physical Demands:
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; reach with hands and arms, and taste or smell. The employee frequently is required to sit; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; and talk or hear. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.

Working Environment:
While performing the duties of this job, the employee regularly works in outside weather conditions and with flammable liquids. The employee frequently works in high, precarious places and exposed to fumes or airborne particles. The employee is occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions, acidic or caustic chemicals, risk of electrical shock, and vibration. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

Materials and Equipment Used:
While performing the duties of this job, the employee will regularly use hand tools, computers, phone, fax, copier, map printer/plotter and analytical electronic devices, buried pipe line locators and operate a motor vehicle.


Supervisor: Todd Hineman
Division: MPLX-President's Staff (50746081)
Department: G&P-Northeast Region (22007636)
Area: No Org Level 5 (22007636)
Internal Posting End Date: 12/31/2018
Job Function: MarkWest
Travel Expected: None
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: Morgantown

Job Segment: Technician, Electrical, Facilities, Technology, Engineering, Operations, Entry Level

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