ICC Natural Gas Scheduler in Denver, CO at DCP Midstream

Date Posted: 11/13/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

About DCP Midstream    
DCP Midstream is the largest processor of natural gas and natural gas liquids producer ensuring the country has clean energy to warm homes, manufacture goods, and produce consumer products. We are a “must-run” company and we are committed to greater in everything we do—from operating efficiently, reliably and safely to being a responsible community partner. Headquartered in Denver, Colorado, DCP Midstream operates assets in 17 states.

Day-To- Day    
ICC Operations Systems Optimizer primary function is to develop, oversee and coordinate the ‘Day Ahead Planning’ (DAP) and management of exceptions process for regional operational super systems in a way that maximizes overall value/profitability for DCP.  Interface with operations teams, commercial teams (gas scheduling), marketing, logistics, finance, risk management, reliability and maintenance teams to understand and internalize system constraints in these processes and evaluate risk assessments.

The ICC Operations Systems Optimizer will work with the appropriate operational organization and support groups to align on the weekly systems & plant loading forecast to minimize impacts of deviations.  Similarly, if other factors such as market conditions necessitate a change in the plan, this function will validate the plan changes maximize value to DCP and directs the alternative scenarios for loading plants and moving gas flow around.  This function is also responsible for ensuring that any plan changes are effectively communicated throughout those in the organization that need to know.

What You Will Be Responsible For
•Manages the systems planning process and support the ICC Operations Manager, as the process owners of the planning processes
•Systems operational planning facilitation and collaboration with the respective stakeholders in the Business Units
•Develops ‘Day Ahead Plan’ (DAP) for maximizing value of the Business Unit System as a whole including plant loadings and scenario options for managing by exceptions during upset conditions
•Key user for the super systems model for optimizing gas flows
•Monitors weekly forecast accuracy and KPI’s for impact to gas supply planning
•Work with commercial, FP&A analysts, and ICC leaders to design new processes that lead to enhanced business planning

•BA/BS degree in a business, logistics, technical discipline or equivalent
•Strong analytical, organizational, decision making, written and verbal communication and presentation skills to working levels as well as executive levels
•Experience working with technical and/or operations teams. Familiar with technical terms commonly used in process industries (Chemicals, Petrochemicals, Oil & Gas, Refining etc.)
•Computer skills/ability to work with various software packages.  High competency in Excel, Microsoft Office and PowerPoint
•Minimum 3 years of experience in the Energy/Midstream, Petrochemicals, or ISO regulated industry
•Is able to plan and prioritize work to meet commitments aligned with organizational goals
•Is able to gain the confidence and trust of others through honesty, integrity and authenticity
•Strong interpersonal skills for effective relationship management with business partners

It has been and will continue to be the policy of DCP Midstream not to discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of their race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, veteran status, disability, or other legally protected status. 

Primary Location:  US-CO-Denver
Job:  Operations / Full-time
Job Posting:  Sep 13, 2019, 2:00:00 AM