Marathon Petroleum Corporation I & E Technician in Smithfield, West Virginia


Location Name: MWLS Smithfield WV

Location Address: 14624 North Fork Road, Smithfield, WV, United States (US), 26437

Education Level: High School Diploma/ GED Required

Relevant Experience Level: Mid Career (4-10 Years)

Employee Group: Regular - Full Time

Employee Subgroup: Hourly Non-Exempt


This position will perform installation, maintenance, calibration, troubleshooting, repairs and system development for all systems including motor controls, distributive controls, PLC’s, communications systems such as satellite, cellular, RF systems, SCADA operations maintenance and any other technical issues that may arise. Duties will also include daily monitoring of pipeline and compressor station operations, as well as controls required for the management critical equipment on all regulated pipeline systems. The position will have the ability to give assistance to construction, measurement and communications on an as needed basis.


  • 24 hour monitoring of Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition system

  • System and Plant operations and maintenance

  • Reporting any unsafe condition or situation that would compromise the integrity of any Markwest equipment or locations.

  • Maintaining clean and safe working environment for all employees of Markwest.

  • Making any or all repairs as deemed reasonable and safe.

  • Maintaining scheduled preventative maintenance programs on instrumentation and electrical equipment.

  • Maintaining automation as required.

  • Chromatograph and moisture analyzers.

  • Compressor station operations and automation.

  • Minor and major electrical and software maintenance.

  • Maintaining accurate records shutdown and safety checks.

  • Maintaining all required documentation for process safety management.

  • Operating a company vehicle

  • Maintaining the company vehicle at all times to ensure safety to him and the equipment that he will operate.

  • Maintaining the tools and equipment issued to him/her.

  • Take calls on a regular basis.

  • Work weekends on an as needed basis.

  • Ordering electrical and electronic parts as needed.


Occasionally may need to supervise contract crews.


  • 5+ years of applicable experience.

  • Self-motivated with the ability to work with minimal supervision.

  • Strong organizational skills.

  • Ability to work well with others.

  • Ability to coordinate, prioritize and execute many tasks at simultaneously.

Internal Posting End Date: 12/31/2018

Job Function: MarkWest

Travel Expected: Up to 25%

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.