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Kenedy TX Full Time Posted by: Marathon Oil Posted: Tuesday, 30 June 2020
Applicants must be eligible to work in the specified location

Job Summary

Marathon Oil Corporation is an independent energy company engaged in exploration and production in the U.S. as well as internationally and has a leasehold position in the Eagle Ford Shale in Texas.

The successful candidate will oversee the workforce who perform Maintenance & Construction of Instrument and Electrical systems connected to Marathon Oil's Operations. This position will also supervise contract workforce. The position requires a high degree of self-direction and motivation, excellent verbal/written communication skills, organization, computer proficiency, and the ability to work in a dynamic, team-oriented environment.


  • Primary safety leader for team, ensuring the team are also acting as in-field safety leaders. Work to create safety culture/values alignment with all contractors we utilize through the established contractor management process.
  • Supervises and directs all I&E Facility Specialists and associated contractors performing assigned activities in the field.
  • Assists in planning and scheduling of all maintenance & construction activities.
  • Work closely with our planning and scheduling staff to develop weekly schedules.
  • Enforces all MOC safety and administrative policies, procedures, and contract agreements.
  • Understanding of facility processes and basic operation.
  • Works with the Maintenance & Construction teams on all capital and expense jobs to ensure all jobs will meet the required budgets and timelines.
  • Ensures all jobs are performed in accordance with MOC engineering specifications and management of change process.
  • Work with management to establish and maintain I&E goals and philosophies.
  • Work with management to establish and maintain I&E Construction and Maintenance goals and philosophies.
  • Participate in all engineering design reviews relating to I/E Construction and Maintenance.
  • Strong working knowledge with the NFPA 70 and NFPA 70E.
  • Working knowledge of 480 volt MCC and 120vac -12vdc circuits, wiring methods, NEC, area classifications, and ability to troubleshoot wiring and power problems.
  • Working knowledge on working with 24.9 KVA distribution system, Recloser, VFI and transformers.
  • Ability to read and understand P&ID's, C&E's, wiring diagrams, user manuals, and troubleshooting guides.
  • Ability to estimate and build projects with limited engineering design.
  • Knowledge of Emerson Control equipment (ROC 407, 107 & 800 user programs, FST, etc.).
  • Basic knowledge of RF communications and troubleshooting.
  • Understanding process safety systems and requirements.


  • High School Diploma or Equivalent .


  • Texas State Master License
  • Prior supervisor experience
  • 15+years Oil and Gas experience preferred
  • Knowledge of unconventional resource plays preferred.

Computer Skills

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Products, SAP PM

Other Skills

  • Must possess excellent Leadership, Communication, Teamwork, Planning, and Organizational Skills

Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE: MRO) is an independent oil and natural gas exploration and production company based in Houston, Texas. With a material position in four of the best oil-rich U.S. resource plays in different stages of development, we offer a variety of career opportunities, whether you're a recent college graduate or an experienced professional. You'll have the tools to develop and refine the skills and knowledge you need to succeed.

Marathon Oil Company will take the necessary action to ensure that applicants are treated without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, veteran status or other protected status under applicable employment law.

If you are a current Marathon employee please use the ERP website to submit referrals.

Posting Notes: || Kenedy || TX || United States (US) || SF:DI; SF:GH; SF:LI; SF:MN; SF:RZ || Field and Drilling Operations || Not Applicable || || 30381 ||

Kenedy TX, United States of America
Marathon Oil
Marathon Oil
6/30/2020 1:17:45 PM

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