Planner/ Scheduler in Hobbs, NM at DCP Midstream

Date Posted: 10/30/2019

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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:
Responsible for identifying and documenting the necessary details (labor, material, tools, tasks and special instructions) for completing an approved work order within Maximo; building and publishing a schedule of maintenance related work activities that aligns with operational requirements and optimizes craft utilization; supports the upkeep and maintenance of equipment master data within Maximo and the extraction of relevant information from Maximo to support the analysis of key performance indicators and continuous improvement efforts.  May plan work for multiple crafts at more than one facility or location within an asset.

Responsibilities:
Construct detailed work plans from approved and prioritized list of maintenance work orders.  The planner will review necessary job details in the field then construct a detailed work plan that includes the necessary steps to perform the job, identify the craft and labor hours to complete each task, identify, reserve or purchase the necessary materials and third party services, and document any necessary special instructions or documentation required.
Solicit bids, issue requisitions, and ensures goods and services needed to complete maintenance jobs are available utilizing the current procurement process.
Develop and optimize job plans and acquire feedback to enable the increased productivity of the planning function and improve work efficiency in the field.
Build and maintain preventive and predictive maintenance job plans in accordance with company procedures and provide feedback for improvements.
Participate in discussions with maintenance, operations and engineering to develop and publish weekly and daily schedules that meet operation’s needs, business objectives and optimize the available manpower and services.  
Identify spare parts and link to the equipment within Maximo.
Review relevant data to improve the utilization of Maximo in support of the maintenance process.
Support the turnaround process.
Assist with the setup of new equipment and the corresponding preventive and predictive maintenance activities in Maximo.
Serve as the local subject matter expert on the maintenance work process and Maximo, and provide training and mentoring to local work groups.

Requirements:
Basic Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities:
Incumbent must have a high school diploma or equivalent. 
Minimum 3 years of experience in the maintenance of gas processing,  petrochemical or refinery plant process equipment such as but not limited to:
Machinery maintenance and troubleshooting – gas engine and reciprocating compressor a plus
Valves, pipe and vessels including tanks, towers 
Basic instrumentation and electrical systems
Working knowledge of computerized maintenance management systems.
Working knowledge of fundamental planning and scheduling processes and tools.
Proficient with Microsoft Word, Excel.
Has a work history that demonstrates the ability to work both as a collaborative team member and work independently with minimal supervision.
Can communicate effectively with others orally, in writing, and in a training environment.

Desired Knowledge Skills & Abilities:
3 years’ experience in maintenance planning and scheduling.
In depth understanding of environmental/health/safety regulations. 
Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite, Business Objects, and Maximo.
Can utilize computer systems to find technical and financial information on the network / internet when applicable.
Incumbent will be an individual that has a great attitude, strong work ethic, highly motivated, team player, flexible to meet customer needs, good organizational skills and communicates well.

Work Environment:
Able to work overtime, work outdoors, travel to the field locations, and occasional overnight stay if needed. 

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-NM-Hobbs
Job:  Operations / Full-time
Job Posting:  May 31, 2019, 12:00:00 AM