Maintenance Technician

  • Markwest Energy Partners
  • West Union, WV 26456, USA
  • Jul 02, 2017
Maintenance Technician

Job Description

Position Description:

POSITION TITLE: Maintenance Technician

LOCATION: West Union, WV

DEPARTMENT: 3770SP Liberty Sherwood Plant

REPORTS TO: Maintenance Supervisor


This position will perform routine maintenance and repairs. This position also includes responsibility for troubleshooting and repair of process related issues, mechanical issues and electrical issues. These duties will also include compressor monitoring and maintenance, station loss control, monitoring of pipeline integrity, VOC monitoring and any other duties requested by supervision. The position will have the ability to give assistance to construction, other maintenance personnel and operations on an as needed basis.


  • Scheduled maintenance and repair of equipment.
  • Insure environmental compliance in areas of responsibility.
  • Maintain and record compressor run data sheets and station check sheets.
  • Control and minimize repair expense through strong preventative maintenance plan.
  • Reporting any unsafe condition or situation that would compromise the integrity of any MarkWest equipment or locations.
  • Maintaining clean and safe working environment.
  • Making any or all repairs as deemed reasonable and safe.
  • Plant and Compressor station operations and automation.
  • Operating a company vehicle
  • Maintaining the company vehicle and equipment at all times to ensure safety to him and the equipment that he will operate.
  • Order equipment as needed


Yes. Supervise contract crews.


  • 5 years of industry experience.
  • Self-motivated with the ability to work well with others.
  • Strong organizational and supervisory skills,
  • Ability to train and motivate others.
  • Ability to coordinate, prioritize and execute many tasks at once.


Physical Demands:

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; reach with hands and arms, and taste or smell. The employee frequently is required to sit; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; and talk or hear. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move up to 100 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.

Working Environment :

While performing the duties of this job, the employee regularly works in outside weather conditions and with flammable liquids. The employee frequently works in high, precarious places and exposed to fumes or airborne particles. The employee is occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions, acidic or caustic chemicals, risk of electrical shock, and vibration. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

Materials and Equipment Used:

While performing the duties of this job, the employee will regularly use hand tools, computers, phone, fax, copier, map printer/plotter and analytical electronic devices, buried pipe line locators and operate a motor vehicle.

MarkWest Energy Partners, L.P. (MarkWest) is a master limited partnership engaged in the gathering, transportation, and processing of natural gas; the transportation, fractionation, marketing, and storage of natural gas liquids; and the gathering and transportation of crude oil. MarkWest has extensive natural gas gathering, processing, and transmission operations in the southwest, GulfCoast, and northeast regions of the United States. MarkWest is a wholly owned subsidiary of MPLX LP, which is the master limited partnership formed by Marathon Petroleum Corporation.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work for the position. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all the responsibilities, duties, and skills required. All personnel may be required to duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed. All job descriptions are subject to change. Job functions and/or responsibilities can be amended at any time at management discretion.

MW Logistics Services LLC is the entity seeking to fill this position and will employ any individual selected for this position. MW Logistics Services LLC is a wholly owned subsidiary of Marathon Petroleum Corporation. MW Logistics Services LLC?s employees provide services and support to MarkWest Energy Partners, L.P. and/or its various subsidiaries and affiliates.

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