Anacortes Refinery

Anacaortes Refinery in Washington State from across the water with a mountain in the background

Step 1: Requirements for Working at the Refinery

MPC requires that all contract employees must be enrolled and participate in an approved Drug and Alcohol Testing Program.

To obtain a Drug and Alcohol Test Program account:

For ASAP Drug Solutions account set-up:

For DISA account set-up:  DISA’S Sales Department

Important:  All Contract Employees must be tested and show an active status in an approved MPC Drug and Alcohol Test Program (ASAP Drug Solutions ASAPCC “Active” or DISA “Active” green lighted).   This requirement will need to be met prior to a contractor badge being issued.

Background Check Requirements

Contract Employees must pass a background security check from one of the following background check providers: 

For OSCA / ASAP Headquarters:


DISA Global Solutions:

1) All Contract Companies must show “Safety Status Met” in ISNetworld.

Contact ISNetworld at:

For more information on ISNetworld contact your Marathon Sponsor, Steve Graville, or Trent Kies


2) All contractors must have a valid TWIC (Transportation Workers Identification Card) to work at the Anacortes Refinery.   The TSA website for TWIC enrollment is:

  • Please apply for your TWIC well in advance due to wait times taking up to several weeks between enrolling and receiving your TWIC in the mail.


3) All contractors must take and successfully complete the Marathon Anacortes Refinery approved site-specific training and RSO training prior to being issued a Contractor ID Badge.

Safety Training Required:

  • Course Name:  Pacific Northwest RSO (PNW)
  • Course ID:         19WARSO
  • or
  • Course Name:  Pacific Northwest RSO Challenge Test
  • Course ID:         30PNWRSOC

Site Specific Training:

  • Course Name:  Marathon Refinery Specific-Anacortes, WA
  • Course ID:         19TSOANA   

OSCA is the preferred point of contact to establish the contractor training account and to schedule and complete the above listed training. See contact information below:


OSCA Headquarters:   455 Carson Plaza Dr Carson, CA 90746
OSCA Training Affiliate locations in Washington - Integrity Safety
  • Anacortes:    Phone: 360-299-1208    12389 Reservation Rd., Ste. B, Anacortes, WA 98221
  • Ferndale:     Phone: 360-778-1841   7049 Kickerville Rd., Ferndale, WA 98248


4) All Contractors must attend the Marathon Anacortes Site Specific Orientation  

  • How to Register for Site Specific Orientation:
  • Contact your Marathon Sponsor or email: [email protected]
  • You will need to complete a PSM Orientation – Class Registration Form:
  • Click here to download form.
  • Dates and Time Offered:  - Every Monday at 7:00 am, please arrive by 6:45 am.
  • Location:  Marathon Anacortes Refinery – 10200 W. March’s Point Rd.
  • Training location: Gate 20 PSM Trailer (Access from eastside Gate 20 Contractor Parking Lot) 
  • You will need to bring your photo ID and valid TWIC to the site specific orientation.

The following is required and will be verified by Refinery Security Badging Officers prior to being issued a Refinery Photo Access ID Badge:

  • Drug and Alcohol Testing Compliance – ASAP ASAPCC “Active” or DISA Green Lighted 
  • Completed Background Check
  • Valid TWIC
  • Contractor Company must show as “Safety Status Met” in ISNetworld
  • Completion of the safety training: Pacific Northwest RSO (PNW)
  • Completion of the site specific training: Marathon Refinery Specific-Anacortes course
  • Completion of the site specific orientation

Contractors will be required to always keep their TWIC and Refinery Access ID Badge in their possession while on Refinery Property.

Step 2: What to Know before Coming Onsite

Smoking is prohibited on Refinery Property which includes the parking lots.

Illegal drugs and unauthorized alcohol, weapons and unauthorized firearms are prohibited on refinery property. All individuals are subject to search while on company property.

MPC Weapons Policy

MPC Drug and Alcohol Policy

Beards are prohibited within the refinery. Mustaches and short sideburns are permitted if they do not interfere with the facial seal of protective breathing devices.

Contact Darick Brewer

[email protected]


Contact Darick Brewer

[email protected]


  • The following PPE is required for entry into a process unit and/or tank farm area(s):
    • Hard Hat
    • Chemical Goggles – Available on Person
    • Safety Glasses
    • Hearing Protection
    • NFPA 2112 FR Clothing
    • Gloves - Minimum Cut Level 3 Glove for General Duty Use
    • Personal H2S Monitor
    • Safety Toed Shoe with a defined heel

Certain areas/jobs may require additional PPE which shall be worn in accordance with posted signs or as stated on the Safe Work Permit.

NOTE: Contractor PPE is not supplied by Marathon Petroleum Company LP.

All new contractors must schedule an SR11 Contractor Safety Program meeting with Trent Kies.

  • Schedule the SR11 meeting in advance
  • Schedule an SR11 Contractor Safety Program meeting annually thereafter 

Contact Trent Kies at:

(360) 299-1701

[email protected]

Safety One

Please view this video that best describes the fundamental pillars of MPC’s safety culture. If you have any questions or want more information please contact the Site Safety Supervisor for information.