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Jubail, SA

Scheduler - Short Range (Planning)


 Job Purpose:

To provide and use input from Trading & Supply and various Refinery groups to develop, optimize and execute an evolving and robust schedule through converting the Monthly Operating Plan into optimized product schedules that meet blending quality requirements while minimizing quality giveaway, stock outs and demurrage costs.


Key Accountabilities:

  • Support and/or leads the process for calculating and consolidating production volume and inventory data for crude, feedstock and/or finished products
  • Ensure that the day-to-day orders and instructions to production are prepared accurately, on time and consistent with the agreed plan
  • Coordinate and implements corrective actions to mitigate impact of unplanned disruptions
  • ensure that the global standards and tools around refinery planning and scheduling are used
  • Support the margin variance analysis process by recording and reporting all deviations from the plan including impact on an ongoing basis and reporting regularly
  • Support the monthly operating plan process through timely communication of operational and logistical changes/issues that may have impact on production or supply




Workplace (WPS) and Process (PSM) Safety:

  • Ensure that measures to protect personal safety and well-being are always in place and that personal actions do not jeopardize the safety and well-being of others.
  • Adhere strictly to all IOWs, Safe Operating Procedures, and Safe Work Instructions - thus preventing potential WPS and PSM incidents at all times.
  • Always comply with the SASREF HSE Policy, the 5 Safety Principles and 12 Golden Safety Rules.
  •        Performance Indicators:
  • No personal injury or injury to a third party.
  • No WPS or PSM incident caused.


Qualifications & Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Chemical Engineering or equivalent
  • Minimum of 5 years of relevant experience