GBR Maintenance Foreman

Marathon Petroleum Corporation

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The Galveston Bay Refinery’s Maintenance Department is seeking a candidate for a salaried Maintenance Foreman position. This position will report to a Maintenance Supervisor. Duties will include prioritization and coordination of daily maintenance activities, managing individual and team performance in the safe and efficient execution of maintenance activities, working with other resources to improve equipment reliability, and promoting Management’s mission within the hourly workforce.


Arrange toolbox and lineup meetings. Including safety topics that are relevant to the work that will be performed that day and monitor for compliance.

Ensure that the crafts are following all PPE requirements by wearing and maintaining PPE correctly.

Perform daily job visits to monitor and ensure craft performance and identify and remove any barriers.

Responsible for walking down next day’s scheduled work to understand craft and material requirements and to understand the scope of the job.

Obtain updates from the craft, inspections, area team, etc.

Acknowledge time in WorkForce daily.

Attend the daily update meetings and communicate progress.

Verify materials for the next day’s work has been received.

Work with area team on any Emergency or High Priority work requests as necessary; if so, Foreman will coordinate emergency break-in work as defined by the maintenance workflow process.

Review the next week’s schedule to identify and request required rental equipment to meet scheduled start dates.

Monitor crafts CBT’s and classroom training to ensure attendance when scheduled.

Monitor PM’s to ensure jobs are scheduled and completed before due date.


High School Diploma or equivalent is required. (Education must be obtained/completed prior to start date)

Must have at least 5 years of experience working in a refinery or other related industry in the maintenance department; in lieu of 5 years of experience a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering would be accepted.

Preferred Qualifications:

Experience in working with SAP is desirable.

Experience in managing and leading employees in a union environment is preferred.

Prioritizing, planning, and scheduling maintenance work with budget and cost control experience a plus.

As an energy industry leader, our career opportunities fuel personal and professional growth.


Texas City, Texas

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Location Address:

2401 5th Ave S


High School (Required)

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Full time

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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, 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 hired candidate will also be eligible for a discretionary company-sponsored annual bonus program. Equal Opportunity Employer: Veteran / Disability

About Marathon Petroleum Corporation

Marathon Petroleum Corporation (MPC) is a leading, integrated, downstream energy company headquartered in Findlay, Ohio. The company operates the nations largest refining system. MPCs marketing system includes branded locations across the United States, including Marathon brand retail outlets. MPC also owns the general partner and majority limited partner interest in MPLX LP, a midstream company that owns and operates gathering, processing, and fractionation assets, as well as crude oil and light product transportation and logistics infrastructure.