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South Jersey Industries Natural Gas Scheduler in Folsom, New Jersey

About Us

South Jersey Industries (SJI) is an energy holding company that delivers clean energy services to 700,000+ customers and businesses throughout 14 counties in New Jersey. As part of our core values, SJI is dedicated to being a community partner and developing innovative clean energy solutions to meet the needs of the future. To do this, we depend on our workforce of over 1,100+ talented, diverse employees who help us deliver safe, reliable, affordable clean energy for a better today and tomorrow.

At SJI, we believe that our employees are our most valuable asset. Whether you’re a seasoned operations technician or an early-career legal professional, our culture, inclusive workforce, and leadership development and training programs will provide you with the tools you need to either kickstart your career or bring it to new heights.

Position Summary

The new Natural Gas Scheduler position at South Jersey Industries provides the opportunity to launch an exciting career in utilities and energy. In this dynamic entry-level position with room for growth, the successful candidate will manage and support all scheduling requirements for South Jersey Resources Group’s natural gas activity on pipelines and storage facilities. This team member will assist the Natural Gas Traders in optimizing transportation assets and minimizing imbalances to eliminate and/or avoid pipeline penalties. This role will also involve recording all relevant data and transactions on the monitoring system to ensure proper tracking for the generation of reports.

South Jersey Industries is a sustainable, growing organization pioneering a Clean Energy Future for New Jersey. The Natural Gas Scheduler will enjoy training and development, work-life balance, flexibility, and a supportive, inclusive culture. The nature of this position will involve working before and after regular office hours, including work on some holidays and weekends. Currently, this position will also enjoy a primarily remote schedule, reporting to the office in Folsom, NJ, for four consecutive days every other month.

Essential Functions:

  • Accurately schedule natural gas on assigned interstate pipelines by prescribed deadlines

  • Optimize use of assets while minimizing cost and avoiding pipeline penalties

  • Support Natural Gas Traders in coordinating all allocated volumes, imbalances, and scheduling of gas sales/purchase transactions

  • Coordinate purchases, sales, and transportation information with external counterparties

  • Monitor and communicate pipeline operational information postings, managing pipeline imbalances

  • Develop and cultivate favorable relationships with gas purchasers, producers, pipeline representatives, and suppliers

  • Oversee pipeline rates and tariffs and accurately accounts for all pipeline costs in Endur

  • Accurately track all scheduled gas activity in the ETRM system, Endur; reconcile pipeline statements and counterparty invoices


Required Skills:

  • Superb analytical skills

  • Talented with Microsoft Office Suite, specifically with Excel

  • Self-starting, with strong self-motivation and the ability to work independently

  • Strong interpersonal communication abilities

  • Proven ability to meet deadlines with adaptability and attention to detail in a dynamic environment

  • Willingness to work a flexible schedule to meet business needs

Required Background:

  • Bachelor’s degree with 0 years of relevant experience

  • Additional years of work experience may be considered in lieu of degree

Explore the Possibilities

South Jersey Industries employs a diverse range of talent – from construction contractors to environmental specialists. Regardless of the position, mentoring and networking, hands-on experience, gaining industry knowledge and the opportunity to make a meaningful impact on our business and in our communities are all exciting ways that we welcome our employees at SJI. And as a company committed to creating an engaging culture built on inclusion and diversity, you’re sure to find an opportunity that makes you feel included, empowered, and ready to “bring your whole self to work” every day.

Benefits Package Overview

SJI offers a competitive and comprehensive benefits package to eligible employees.

The SJI “Total Rewards” Benefits Package include:

  • Flexible vacation, Paid Time Off, and Sick Leave package

  • Comprehensive Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance

  • Short-term and Long-term Disability Insurance

  • 401(k), with generous company match

  • Employee Resource Groups to encourage employee engagement, nurture professional development, and foster an inclusive environment.

    Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer

At this time, SJI is only considering applicants authorized to work in the United States currently and in the future without the need for visa sponsorship.

SJI, an energy infrastructure holding company based in Folsom, NJ, delivers energy services to customers through two primary subsidiaries: SJI Utilities (SJIU) and SJI Energy Enterprises (SJIEE). SJIU houses the company’s regulated natural gas utility operations, delivering safe, reliable and affordable natural gas to more than 700,000 residential, commercial and industrial customers across New Jersey via its South Jersey Gas and Elizabethtown Gas subsidiaries. SJIEE houses the company’s non-utility operations primarily focused on clean energy development and decarbonization via renewable energy production and energy management activities. Visit for more information about SJI and its subsidiaries.