Marathon Petroleum Corporation Process Controls Engineer in Garyville, Louisiana

Company Name: Marathon Petroleum Company LP

Location Name: Garyville, LA

Location Address: Hwy 61 at Marathon, Garyville, LA, United States (US), 70051

Education Level: Bachelor's Required

Relevant Experience Level: Entry Level (1-3 Years)

Employee Group: Regular - Full Time

Employee Subgroup: Salaried Exempt

This position reports to the Process Controls Coordinator and supports process control activities, as a member of an Operating Team, within the Garyville Refinery.


Degree: Bachelor Degree Required

Major Discipline: Chemical Engineering

Years Experience Preferred: Two years experience as a process controls engineer

DCS Proficiencies: Experion PKS or Honeywell TPS preferred


  1. Maintain performance of installed controls. Improve stability, robustness, economic performance, and HES performance of existing controls.

  2. Enhance refinery economics by maintaining knowledge of Product Control Targets, economic drivers, and constraints limiting profitability. Maintain knowledge of future plans for changing operating conditions and equipment modifications.

3.Identify new (or changes to existing) advanced control solutions to maximize profitability and HES performance. Initiate, develop, and implement process control strategies on DCS equipment.

  1. Maintain and improve operator performance through maintaining and improving the performance of the HMI and Alarm Interface.

5.Support Operations on process control strategies, advanced control applications, and DCS systems: Improve reliability, safety, and profitability through operator training.

6.When required, act as a lead or a participant in incident investigations.

  1. Participate in the MOC process.


The successful candidate will be proficient in the following competencies: Technical Professional Knowledge & Skills, Drive for Results, Managing Priorities, Adaptability, and Innovation.

Applicants interested in applying for the position must complete an online application and submit a resume at www.marathonpetroleum\careers at http://www.marathonpetroleum/careers under Experienced Positions . All applicants must complete an online application. Hardcopy resumes/applications will not be accepted by Marathon Petroleum Company LP.

Marathon Petroleum Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer

About Marathon Petroleum Corporation

Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: MPC) is a large-scale geographically-diversified and highly -integrated refining, marketing and midstream company. MPC is the nation's largest refiner, with a crude oil refining capacity of more than 3 million barrels per calendar day in its 16-refinery system. MPC's high-quality, nationwide retail and marketing business includes approximately 3,900 company-owned and -operated stores and 7,800 branded locations. MPC owns the general partners of MPLX LP and Andeavor Logistics LP, two strong, customer-focused midstream master limited partnerships.

Job Function: Ref, Terminals, Pipeline

Travel Expected: Up to 10%

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