MarkWest Energy Partners Operator Technician in Wheeler, Texas

POSITION TITLE: Operations Technician

REPORTS TO: Operations Foreman

LOCATION: Wheeler Texas

DEPARTMENT: 5665SR- Stiles Ranch


In general, this position will perform any operations and maintenance issues related to MarkWest Western Oklahoma. These duties will include compressor maintenance on a daily and as needed basis. In particular, these tasks may include, but are not limited to:

  • Compressor repair.

  • Compressor maintenance.

  • Locate and Mark pipelines in Oklahoma and Texas.

  • Pump installation or repair.

  • Pipeline operations.

  • Pipeline pigging.

  • Daily compressor operations.

  • Maintaining clean and safe compressor locations.

  • Maintaining scheduled preventative maintenance programs.

  • Maintaining daily compressor reports.

  • Ordering compressor parts as needed.

  • Maintaining accurate condensate records as needed.

  • Managing condensate levels at any or all compressor stations in his area.

  • Reporting and repairing if applicable, any unsafe condition or situation that would compromise the integrity of any MWWOK employees, equipment or locations.

  • Making any or all repairs as deemed reasonable and safe to do.

  • Maintaining the company issued vehicle at all times to ensure safety.

  • Maintaining the tools and equipment issued to him.

  • Take call on a regular basis.

  • Work weekends on a rotating basis “if needed”.



  • 10+ years of applicable experience.

  • Strong organizational skills, ability to work well under time pressures.

  • Ability to coordinate, prioritize and execute many tasks at once.

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, Gulf Coast, 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.

ID: 2017-3245

External Company Name: MarkWest Energy Partners, Inc.

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