HES Professional – Air Permitting Job

Marathon Oil

HES Professional – Air Permitting Job

Date: Aug 2, 2022


Houston, TX, US, 77024

Marathon Oil


The successful candidate will be charged with providing environmental support to assist the Permian and Oklahoma Asset Teams in complying with federal, state, and local environmental air regulations. The candidate will work closely with management, operations, and other HES professionals to clearly define air compliance issues and develop cost-effective solutions. The HES professional must be able to effectively interact with agency representatives to resolve air compliance issues.


This position will report to the Environmental Supervisor and will be responsible for air permitting and air quality compliance support in the development of the Permian and Oklahoma Assets. The successful candidate will be located in the Houston, TX office.



  • Responsible for air permit applications, federal and state air compliance reporting, and GHG data gathering and reporting.
  • Responsible for understanding various air regulations and corporate programs; and implementing internal compliance procedures.
  • Responsible for monitoring compliance of air permits and prepare routine reports.
  • Responsible for preparing and providing training to operations personnel on air permitting and compliance issues as needed.
  • Responsible for project management, including the development of requests for bid proposals, work orders and supervision of contractors.
  • Represents Marathon Oil Company at trade association and professional organization meetings.
  • Sets an example of living our values by participating in safety meetings, behavior-based safety program, diversity awareness opportunities and other activities.
  • Travel throughout southeastern New Mexico, Oklahoma, and potentially other Marathon locations.
  • Ability to use various environmental/engineering software (e.g. ProMax, etc.) to calculate site emissions
  • Must be solution oriented


Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s required in Environmental (Engineering preferred)
  • 5+ years of relevant upstream oil & gas experience
  • 5+ years of relevant air permitting experience (completing the applications, not managing consultants who complete the applications)
  • Environmental compliance, program implementation, risk identification, and project management skills
  • Excellent oral and written communications, teamwork, planning & organizational skills. 
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office suite, and various Environmental databases
  • 15-25% travel to local fields


Preferred Requirements:

  • Environmental engineering experience
  • Project management skills with minimal oversight required

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: ||  Houston  ||  TX   ||  United States (US)  ||  SF:DI; SF:GH; SF:LI; SF:MN; SF:RZ ||  Health, Environment, Safety and Security  || Health, Environment, Safety and Security  || || 31201  ||

Nearest Major Market: Houston

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To apply for this job please visit careers.marathonoil.com.