Step 1: Requirements to Work an MPC Refinery
Drug and Alcohol Testing Program
Contract Employees must be enrolled in an MPC approved Drug and Alcohol Test program. All Contract Employees must be enrolled in approved program
Contract Employees status must be tested in an the MPC approved program prior to coming onsite. Any Contract Employee not “green-lighted” will not be allowed onsite.
Background Check Requirements
Contract Employees must pass a background security check from one of the following background check providers: (These are the currently approved MPC background check providers)
- St. Paul Park Refinery Security
- Hours: 6am to 4pm
- Phone: 651-458-2718
Contractor Orientation Requirements
All contract workers must take and successfully complete the Refinery approved site-specific training prior to obtaining a Contractor Badge.
Contractor Orientation: http://spprc.siteorientation.com/gsoxapp/
Federal/State Required Orientation:
- OSHA 10 or equivalent - See attached list of approved equivalents
Site Specific Orientation: See attached brochure
- Inver Hills Community College · 2500 80th Street East · Inver Grove Heights, MN 55076 Center for Professional & Workforce Development · (651) 423-8276
Refinery Specific ID Badge
Contract workers will obtain their refinery access ID card at the Refinery Security & Badging office at the following address:
St. Paul Park Refinery – East Gate
459 3rd Street
St. Paul Park, MN 55071
Open 6-6 M-F
The following is required and will be verified by Refinery Security prior to issuing the Refinery access ID card:
- Drug & Alcohol testing compliance, DISA Program
- Background Check, and TWIC Card
- Successful completion of the site-specific training – OSHA 10 or equivalent included
NOTE: Individuals must present a valid picture ID to receive their Refinery access ID card.
Contractor employees must always keep the Refinery Access ID Card in their possession while on Refinery Property.
Step 2: What to Know Before Coming On-Site
Illegal drugs and unauthorized alcohol, weapons and unauthorized firearms are prohibited on refinery property. All individuals are subject to search while on company property.
Facial Hair 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.
Electronic Devices and Cell Phone Requirements
- Contact Jake Kusilek
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 - Min - 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.
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