Mechanical Systems Technician
Company: Marathon Petroleum
Posted on: February 9, 2024
An exciting career awaits you At MPC, we're committed to being a
great place to work - one that welcomes new ideas, encourages
diverse perspectives, develops our people, and fosters a
collaborative team environment.POSITION SUMMARY: Mechanical systems
technicians are responsible for maintaining mechanical equipment
and ensuring a high level of reliability at asphalt and light
product terminals. Technicians provide the expertise to maintain,
repair and replace mechanical, electrical, and vapor control
equipment beyond that typically handled by terminal operations.
This position will be based in Vancouver WA. A Maintenance vehicle,
tools, equipment, and uniforms are provided. Technicians must be
able to pass the DOT Medical Guidelines required to operate the
maintenance vehicles. Equipment typically maintained by mechanical
specialists includes vapor control systems, oil/water separators,
water accumulation tanks, pumps, motors, asphalt mills, meters,
actuators, etc. This position will be expected to develop
proficiency in PLC troubleshooting and electrical troubleshooting
associated with vapor control systems. Although technicians have
assigned areas of coverage, they may be requested to assist other
mechanical technicians, complete project work, or provide training
to others outside their assigned geographical area. They must
develop and maintain an effective working relationship with
terminal operations personnel and peers. Technicians must be highly
motivated, self-directed and have strong decision-making skills.
All applications must be completed on-line. No phone calls,
agencies, faxed or mailed resumes will be accepted. KEY
- Inspect equipment and apply operating and performance tests to
mechanical/electrical components to determine causes of
malfunctions and operating deficiencies. Based on inspection
outcomes, determine the extent and feasibility of repairs and
recommend replacement or retention of components.
- Repair and maintain mechanical and electrical components by
disassembling them and reconditioning or replacing parts.
- Support coverage area in other areas of discipline such as
Electronic Services and Marathon Pipeline as needed.
- Schedule and perform periodic and preventative maintenance,
inspections, and testing of mechanical and electrical components by
visual inspection, reference to technical manuals and use of
- Install mechanical/electrical components and equipment.
- Prepare maintenance records and complete various preventative
maintenance forms and repair orders. Utilize records to determine
the economic life, cost-effectiveness, quality and durability of
mechanical parts and materials.
- When necessary, respond to emergency repairs.
- Work with district engineers, support engineers, reliability
engineers, maintenance specialists and project managers to provide
input on new equipment installations concerning equipment
reliability and maintainability.
- Work with operations and purchasing personnel, suppliers and
contractors' representatives to purchase parts, supplies and
materials; and to arrange for performance of services, discuss
contract work and resolve problems.
- Use Mobility and PC based maintenance management system to
update work orders, purchase material, report maintenance issues,
and track equipment history.
- Maintain all inspection records and trip log information as
required by DOT. EDUCATION AND REQUIERMENTS:
- High School diploma or equivalent required. Associates degree
- Terminal operations, electrical, or PLC programming experience
- 2 years' experience in related field preferred.
- Excellent mechanical aptitude required.
- Basic spreadsheets, word processing and e-mail required.
- Successful candidate will be required to obtain a
Transportation Worker Identification Card (TWIC)
- Driver's License Required.
- Willingness to travel up to 50%. As an energy industry leader,
our career opportunities fuel personal and professional
growth.Location:Vancouver, WashingtonJob Requisition ID:Pay
Min/Max:$0.00 - $999.99 HourlyGrade:HRLY1Location Address:2211 St
Francis LnAdditional locations:Education:High School
(Required)Employee Group:Full timeEmployee Subgroup:RegularMarathon
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, reproductive health decision-making, 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 . If
you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application
process at Marathon Petroleum LP, please contact our Human
Resources Department at . Please specify the reasonable
accommodation you are requesting, along with the job posting number
in which you may be interested. A Human Resources representative
will review your request and contact you to discuss a reasonable
accommodation. Marathon Petroleum offers a total rewards program
which includes, but is not limited to, access to health, vision,
and dental insurance, paid time off, 401k matching program, paid
parental leave, and educational reimbursement. Detailed benefit
information is available at . The hired candidate will also be
eligible for a discretionary company-sponsored annual bonus
Equal Opportunity Employer: Veteran / Disability
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