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Chevron Corporation Turnaround Planner in Richmond, California

Plans and participates in the execution of turnarounds. Contributes to the development of long-range turnaround plans. Coordinates efforts across disciplines to develop and manage turnaround worklists. Compiles and reviews execution plans and schedules, and develops mitigation/contingency plans for risks/exposures. Manages input of documents and data into the turnaround management application (IMPACT Web). Facilitates turnaround close-outs, look-backs, and benchmarking.

Supports larger customers/clients and may lead functional projects under infrequent supervision. Developing a detailed knowledge of the work function.

Chevron is accepting online applications for the position Turnaround Planner through 10/09/2023 at 11:59 p.m. (PST).

The successful candidate should have a good overall knowledge of maintenance practices with a strong knowledge/experience of planning/scheduling.

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

  • Champions incident-free operation. Ensures all safe work practices are followed (LOTO, Confined Space Entry, Hot work, etc). Conducts routine audits. Leads all tailgate and monthly safety meetings. Investigates all incident reports and takes action to prevent recurrence.

  • Stewarding scope input/justification.

  • Develop and communicate FEL plans (i.e. Contracting, Communication, Permits and critical lifts, Facility Plans, etc.)

  • Adhere to the IMPACT process, including adherence to milestones, KPI ratability, scope creep.

  • Work with Capital Projects project managers to determine who will manage pre-TA and TA work.

  • Select and manage contractors to ensures tools, materials, labor resources and equipment are available for maintenance work.

  • Coordinate support from internal resources to facilitate turnaround work (Pass Control, Security, Shops, Operations, Technical, etc)

  • Select and manage company resources to oversee turnaround work. Establish clear work direction to mechanics to optimize work efforts. Administers personnel policies consistently within established guidelines. Effectively coaches, trains, and leads mechanics to achieve high performance standards.

  • Facilitate weekly and daily meetings to coordinate team activities.

  • Document all Lessons learned from all Phases of turnaround planning.

  • Adopt digital tools as rolled out for use and provide feedback to product owners.

  • Develops budgets and monitors cost to meet objective.

    Required Qualifications:

  • High school diploma, GED or equivalent

  • +5 years industry experience

  • General knowledge in turnaround planning processes or executing refinery turnaround.

Relocation Options:

Relocation may be considered.

International Considerations:

Expatriate assignments will not be considered.

Chevron regrets that it is unable to sponsor employment Visas or consider individuals on time-limited Visa status for this position.

Regulatory Disclosure for US Positions

  • The compensation and reference to benefits for this role is listed on this posting in compliance with applicable law. The selected candidate’s compensation will be determined based on his or her skills, experience, and qualifications. Please note that the compensation and benefits listed below are only applicable to successful candidates who are hired onto local United States payroll.

  • The anticipated salary range for this position is $97,800 – $168,400 .

  • Chevron offers competitive compensation and benefits programs which includes, but is not limited to, variable pay, health care coverage, retirement plan, protection coverage, time off and leave programs, training and development opportunities and a range of allowances connected to specific work situations. Details are available at .

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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.