Operations Technician Trainee – Mt. Airy, LA

Company Name: Marathon Petroleum Corporation and Speedway

Location: Mt Airy, LA, US - 70051

Job Duration: 2021-04-07 to 2021-05-07


Location Name: Mt Airy, LA 
Location Address: 4006 LA-44, Mt Airy, LA, United States (US), 70076
Job/Requisition ID: 62681
Education Level: High School Diploma/ GED Required
Relevant Experience Level: Entry Level (1-3 Years)
Driver’s License Required: Yes
Employee Group: Regular – Full Time
Employee Subgroup: Hourly Non-Exempt
Shift: Rotating Shift



Marathon Petroleum Company LP, a major petroleum refiner and marketer, is accepting resumes for an Operations Technician. This position works with and around petroleum products and is responsible for all operating aspects of a petroleum products terminal. This position is critical in playing a prominent role in enhancing life’s possibilities by blending, distributing and delivering quality products in a safe, reliable and competitive manner.


This position will be assigned to a home location, but may be expected to cover work at other locations in the area as required to meet business needs. The position may require either a 4- or 5-day workweek or shift work on an as-needed basis. Call-outs and overtime may be required, which would include after business hours and on weekends and holidays. This position will be provided with continuous training to develop job related skills. A successful person in this position will be collaborative, reliable, motivated, and prioritize safety.


Benefits include health insurance, a pension, competitive pay, 401K match, wellness program, parental leave, and more. For a complete list of benefits we offer, please visit www.mympcbenefits.com.



  1. Troubleshooting, repair and maintenance of a truck loading rack and other facility equipment.
  2. Sampling and laboratory testing of petroleum products.
  3. Gauging storage tanks.
  4. Supporting the shipment and receipt of petroleum products via pipeline and/or barge/ship.
  5. Stair climbing, lifting up to 50 pounds unassisted and up to 100 pounds with assistance, and often working outdoors.
  6. Preparing terminal reports.



  • High school diploma or GED
  • Ability to learn basic computer skills
  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide and ability to document and maintain accurate records
  • Ability to learn mechanical and electrical systems



About Marathon Petroleum Corporation


Marathon Petroleum Corporation 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. Marathon Petroleum’s marketing system includes branded locations across the United States, including Marathon branded outlets. Speedway LLC, a Marathon Petroleum subsidiary, owns and operates retail convenience stores across the United States. MPC also owns the general partner and majority limited partner interest in MPLX LP, a midstream company which owns and operates 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.

If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application process at Marathon Petroleum LP, please contact our Human Resources Department at talentacquisition@marathonpetroleum.com. 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.

Equal Opportunity Employer: Veteran / Disability

Marathon Petroleum Company LP participates in the E-Verify program in some states in which it operates (including AL, AZ, GA, MS, NC, SC, TN, and UT). For more information before proceeding, please see details in English or Spanish. Right to Work Statement English or Spanish.

To view benefit information for Marathon Petroleum Corporation please visit mympcbenefits.com.