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Chevron Corporation Trading Operations Scheduler in Houston, Texas

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Chevron is accepting online applications for the Trading Operations Scheduler position through September 27th at 11:59 p.m.

We are currently seeking high-energy professionals who are customer-focused with sound business acumen and problem-solving skills to join our dynamic organization as a Trading Operations Scheduler. Ideal candidates should be natural team players, eager to learn and grow, and have an eye for innovation and continuous improvement. Chevron provides an outstanding culture, inclusive leadership, career opportunities and the tools for success.

Schedulers are responsible for optimizing flow by coordinating pipeline, marine, and terminal logistics for commodity movement. You will work closely with trading teams, suppliers, customers, and midstream service providers to optimize movement plans, approve nominations, produce shipping schedules and manage inventory.

PSAT manages global supply, trading and logistics for a wide range of products, including feedstocks, fuels, and refined products like gasoline, naphtha, diesel, jet fuel, heavy fuels, biofuels, coke, sulfur, ammonia and asphalt, and other products for the manufacturing and marketing network.

Responsible for transport, storage, and blending for respective commodities across Upstream, Midstream and Downstream for transportation nominations, system balancing and optimization, blending, documentation, credit, risk and inventory management.

Trading Operations Schedulers are responsible for optimizing flow by coordinating pipeline, marine and or terminal logistics for commodity movement. You will work closely with trading teams and third-party customers to approve nominations for movement, produce shipping schedules and manage inventory. On-call availability for evening, weekend and holiday scheduling emergencies will be required.

Responsibilities for this position may include but are not limited to:

  • Lead day-to-day scheduling and operations for trading teams, including activities such as blending, quality control, loss prevention and forecasting analysis.

  • Manage nominations for pipeline, marine, rail and/or truck carriers; monitors and executes commodity movement.

  • Partner with traders to manage physical inventory positions and recommend trade activity based on interactions with third parties.

  • Monitor pipeline/terminal operations to optimize schedules.

  • Engage with internal and external industry experts and maintain strong relationships and lines of communication.

  • Collaborate on and communicate operational costs, optimization initiatives and best practice learnings.

  • Maintains blending schedules. Performs blending analysis using blending software. Identifies opportunities to increase blended product quality specifications and value, and alerts and coordinates potential alternate actions.

  • Assists commercial groups in evaluating the economics and viability of potential business opportunities by presenting alternative valuation viewpoints and incorporating logistical/operational factors and/or market blending intelligence.

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor´s Degree.

  • Strong analytical, problem-solving, and organizational skills

  • Excellent interpersonal skills – able to present your views and opinions clearly and concisely.

  • Team player with the ability to work well in a fast-paced diverse team environment.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Scheduling experience.

  • Oil & Gas industry experience.

Relocation Options:

Relocation may be considered.

International Considerations:

Expatriate assignments will not be considered.

Regulatory Disclosure for US Positions:

Chevron is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin or ancestry, age, mental or physical disability, medical condition, reproductive health decision-making, military or veteran status, political preference, marital status, citizenship, genetic information or other characteristics protected by applicable law.

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Chevron Corporation is one of the world's leading integrated energy companies. Through its subsidiaries that conduct business worldwide, the company is involved in virtually every facet of the energy industry. Chevron explores for, produces and transports crude oil and natural gas; refines, markets and distributes transportation fuels and lubricants; manufactures and sells petrochemicals and additives; generates power; and develops and deploys technologies that enhance business value in every aspect of the company's operations. Chevron is based in San Ramon, Calif. More information about Chevron is available at

Chevron is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status, or other status protected by law or regulation.