Planner/Scheduler I-US

Other Area(s)
Oil & Gas
Hicksville, New York
Job ID:
Anuj Chetri

We have an immediate opening for a “Gas Scheduler” for a 6 months contract assignment in Hicksville, NY If you have the following skills, connect with us.

Job Purpose:

As a Gas Scheduler for our Wholesale Gas Supply Department in the Energy Procurement Organization located in Hicksville, New York, you will be part of a team primarily responsible for executing scheduling activities associated with National Grids regulated natural gas transaction activities. The Gas Scheduler will perform scheduling processes (nominations, capacity release, pathing and trade capture system scheduling) in a timely and accurate manner. The Gas Scheduler will work closely with both traders and planners to clearly understand and meet energy commodity requirements in order to ensure reliable, least cost service for the ratepayer and maximize the performance of the natural gas portfolio. As part of the responsibilities of this position, the Gas Scheduler will also take part in the on-call rotation and will receive an Emergency Restoration assignment for major storms as required. Responsibilities will include but not limited to:

  • Execute all aspects of the first of the month, next-day and intra-day scheduling process for National Grids regulated natural gas transactions.
  • Execute capacity releases for gas off-system sales transactions, Asset Management Arrangements (AMAs) and Retail Choice programs according to National Grids policies and procedures and FERC regulations.
  • Executes daily and weekly balancing trades, as necessary, to balance daily natural gas receipts and deliveries.
  • Analyzes pipeline balances and reconciles imbalances, including coordination of make-up/pay-back schedules with counterparties and pipelines.
  • Works closely with the Gas Traders to ensure that all scheduling and trading processes are performed in a timely and accurate manner.
  • Ensures data entry requirements are met to properly settle with counterparties.
  • Executes transactions in accordance with all risk policies and limits.


  • Minimum (5) years gas scheduling experience.
  • Knowledge of key interstate gas pipelines serving Northeast markets (e.g. Transco, Texas Eastern, Tennessee, Algonquin, Iroquois, Dominion, Texas Gas, etc.) is a plus.
  • Mastery of Microsoft Excel is required.
  • Outstanding problem-solving skills, communication skills and ability to work effectively in a team environment required.


  • A Bachelor’s degree, preferably in Engineering, Accounting, Mathematics, Chemistry, Economics, Computer Science, Finance, Management Information Systems or other analytic discipline or equivalent work experience is required.

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