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Date: Jul 15, 2017

Location: Dickinson, ND, US

Company: Tesoro Companies Inc.

Requisition ID: 52142


Under general direction of Production Manager, provides leadership, direction and strategies for maintenance function consisting primarily of maintenance planning, routine maintenance, turnaround planning/execution and capital/expense projects. As member of refinery leadership team, and in developing and strategic/operational plans and budgets. Leadership accountability for safe, environmentally sound and reliable operations of Maintenance department. As designated, may act in capacity of Production Manager in his/her absence.

Key Responsibilities
  • Actively participates, as member of refinery leadership team, in development of refinery’s strategic and operational plans. Establishes Maintenance-specific objectives aligning with refinery’s targets for safety, regulatory compliance, reliability, and efficiency.
  • Ensures risks associated with Maintenance activities are appropriately managed.
  • Manages efforts to improve effectiveness and efficiency while ensuring departmental activities are conducted in safe, environmentally sound and regulatory compliant manner.
  • Manages development and execution of department’s policies, programs and procedures to maximize operating efficiency. Ensures adoption of and adherence to engineering guidelines, industry standards and best practices. Promotes culture of continuous improvement.
  • Manages budget. Exercises financial stewardship to control expenditures.
  • Manages staff. Initiates selection, promotion and corrective actions when appropriate; accountable for fair and uniform application of human resources policies. Leads design and implementation of hourly skill development programs. Oversees career paths and succession planning.

  • High school diploma or GED
  • Undergraduate degree in engineering or maintenance preferred


  • Minimum 10 years refinery maintenance experience with at least 5 years supervisory/management experience in progressively responsible positions

Special Skills

  • Must have physical ability to perform all essential job duties and work extended hours, including nights and weekends in a process operations environment. Work may be conducted during periods of inclement weather. Must have physical ability to access all areas of the refinery including use of stairs and/or ladders to inspect critical process and mechanical equipment. Must be available to respond to upset conditions during off-hours.

Tesoro Corporation, a Fortune 100 company, is a leading independent refiner and marketer of petroleum products with a strategically focused presence in the western United States. Tesoro, through our subsidiaries, owns and operates seven refineries with a combined capacity of over 895,000 barrels per day. Our retail-marketing system includes over 2,400 retail stations under the ARCO®, Shell®, Exxon®, Mobil®, USA Gasoline™, Rebel™ and Tesoro® brands. Our full-service logistics business, a master limited partnership formed by Tesoro Corporation as Tesoro Logistics LP (TLLP), owns and operates 4,000 miles of crude oil, refined products and natural gas pipelines; 29 crude oil and refined products truck and marine terminals; 15 million barrels of storage capacity; two crude oil rail facilities; and four natural gas processing complexes. Headquartered in San Antonio, Texas, our operations span 18 states.

Our strength lies in our investment in employees and in their future. We measure success not only by the products we bring to our customers, or the financial results we deliver to our shareholders, but also by remaining true to our core values of safety and environmental stewardship, respect and integrity.

Discover your strengths and invest in your future by applying today.

Employees must be able to perform the essential functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation.

EOE: Race / Sex / Veteran / Disability

Posting Notes: || Dickinson || North Dakota || United States (US) || SF:LI-JC-1 || |Refinery Operations || 58601 ||

Nearest Major Market: North Dakota
Nearest Secondary Market: Dickinson

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