NextEra Energy Scheduler in Houston, Texas
Date: Jul 23, 2021
Primary Location: Houston, TX, US, 77002
Company: NextEra Energy
Requisition ID: 54224
is one of the largest wholesale generators of electric power and renewable energy from the wind and sun in North America.
Position Specific Description
The Scheduler will perform and coordinate natural gas pipeline scheduling activities, assist in optimizing and utilizing pipeline capacity and coordinate with accounting to insure correct invoicing to shippers of physical gas activities
Responsible for managing daily confirmations and scheduling of all volumes transacted by pipeline shippers to ensure the system is balanced
Develop an extensive understanding of all company assets
Coordinate scheduling activities around pipeline maintenances and outages with customers, marketing, interconnects and field personnel
Deep understanding of transportation contracts and contract entitlements, receipt and delivery points and capacities, in order to operate pipelines within their limits and efficiently
Coordinate closely with shippers and pipeline operators to remedy all imbalances, cuts, and volume discrepancies
Work with accounting on pipeline and shipper invoice reconciliations
As a key user, work closely with the programmers to develop new Electronic Bulletin Board for gas scheduling and the automation of the pipeline nominations process
Work closely with gas control to ensure maximum delivery to markets while maintaining pipeline integrity
Maintain close communication with commercial to monitor/manage upcoming deals
Participating in after hours and weekend on-call coverage rotation is required
Perform other duties as assigned by the manager
This position is responsible for scheduling transportation of natural gas, fuel oil, and/or wholesale power purchases and/or sales to facilities as required for unit obligations. Individuals may provide guidance or training to less experienced schedulers. Employees in this role ensure scheduling processes take place in a correct and timely manner with regard to applicable regulations, policies, and deadlines.
Job Duties & Responsibilities
• Generates accurate and timely reports for all responsibility areas to balance and manage physical controlled business
• Inputs, verifies, and adjusts physical flows and transported volumes into computerized management system
• Verifies accuracy of portfolio, assists back office with monthly closing process
• Provides alternate routing to ensure contractual obligations met
• Performs other job-related duties as assigned
• High School Grad / GED
• Experience:2+ years
• Bachelor's or Equivalent Experience
Employee Group: Exempt
Employee Type: Full Time
Job Category: Energy Trading
Organization: NextEra Project Mgmt
Location: Houston, Texas
Other Work Locations: Texas
Relocation Provided: Yes, if applicable
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