Environmental Engineer- Waste

Company Name: Marathon Petroleum Company LP  
Driver's License Required: No
Employee Group: Regular - Full Time
Employee Subgroup: Salaried Exempt



The HES Professional supports the environmental compliance efforts of the Galveston Bay Refinery by providing technical guidance on regulatory programs that affect the refinery's operations. This position will involve assignments in waste compliance and reduction activities (although water and air assignments are possible as well). The HES Professional will function as a team member within the refinery's environmental group and as a member of one of the refinery's production teams.  Knowledge of all aspects of waste including sampling, profiling, manifesting, contractor oversight, and environmental compliance are necessary.  Cost reduction focus is required for continual improvement of this program.



  • Develop and implement continual improvements for the Waste Program. 
  • Determine and implement cost savings ideas for the Waste Program.
  • Develop and implement new or existing environmental compliance programs in conformance with regulatory requirements and company policies
  • Design and implementation of environmental protection systems to support and facilitate refinery and department goals.
  • Develop and manage programs to meet regulatory requirements including data collection and record keeping for the purpose of demonstrating compliance.
  • Works with Area Teams to oversee and troubleshoot the day to day operation of the refinery in conformance with all applicable regulations.
  • While communicating and developing relations with public, agency and community contacts.
  • Performs other special projects in the department as necessary.
  • Assist in emergency response notifications to environmental agencies.



  • Bachelors Required - Engineering is preferred
  • Minimum 3 years of environmental engineering experience 
  • RCRA experience is preferred 
  • Working knowledge of environmental regulations and refinery operations is desirable

About Marathon Petroleum Corporation

Headquartered in Findlay, Ohio, Marathon Petroleum Corporation (MPC) operates an integrated refining, marketing and transportation system.

MPC is the nation's second-largest refiner, with a crude oil refining capacity of approximately 1.9 million barrels per calendar day in its six-refinery system. Marathon brand gasoline is sold through approximately 5,600 independently owned retail outlets across 20 states and the District of Columbia. In addition, Speedway LLC, an MPC subsidiary, owns and operates the nation's second-largest convenience store chain, with approximately 2,730 convenience stores in 21 states.

Through subsidiaries, MPC owns the general partner of MPLX LP, a midstream master limited partnership. Primarily through MPLX, MPC owns, leases or has ownership interests in approximately 10,800 miles of crude oil and light product pipelines. Also through MPLX, MPC has ownership interests in gathering and processing facilities with approximately 5.9 billion cubic feet per day of gathering capacity, 8.2 billion cubic feet per day of natural gas processing capacity and 610,000 barrels per day of fractionation capacity. 

MPC's fully integrated system provides operational flexibility to move crude oil, NGLs, feedstocks and petroleum-related products efficiently through the company's distribution network and midstream service businesses in the Midwest, Northeast, East Coast, Southeast and Gulf Coast regions.


Job Function: HES and S
Travel Expected: Up to 10%


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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.

Marathon Petroleum Corporation and Speedway
Full time
Texas City, Texas 77590, US