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Project Planning and Scheduling Analyst

Date: Sep 23, 2022

Location: USA: Sweeny, TX, US, 77480

Company: CPChem

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Purpose/Introduction

We are seeking a Project Planning and Scheduling Analyst to join our team at the Sweeny, Clemens, & Old Ocean (SCO) complex located in Sweeny, Texas reporting to the Project Engineering Superintendent. The primary responsibility of this position will be to develop, communicate, and maintain project controls at the SCO Complex to priorities and manage the project portfolio set by Project Engineering Group.  The successful candidate will work closely with Operations, contract construction companies, contract engineering companies and the Project Engineering Department to ensure safe and efficient execution of planned capital and expense project activities.   This position offers the opportunity to work in a team environment and will require direct coordination with the Project Engineering Superintendent, Project Engineering Leads, Design Engineering and Project Controls.  In addition, this position will lead other capital project planners/expeditors, assist in the development of the plant forecasting and budget and establish plant project priorities.

Responsibilities

  • Work with Project Engineers and contractors to develop Class 1, Class 2 and Manpower Loaded project schedules during project development.
  • Work with Project Engineering Superintendent and Project Controls Analyst to prioritize projects in backlog.
  • Maintain accurate ready-to-schedule backlog to enable nested contract engineering and contract construction companies to establish priorities.
  • Communicate with nested contract engineering company and contract construction company to confirm available resource capacities.
  • With involvement from Operations, Project Engineering Supervision and the nested contractor companies, develop an overall master schedule that identifies all the projects.
  • Publish bi-weekly schedule updates based on feedback from Project Engineers and construction progress evaluations.
  • Work with Project Engineers to estimate project costs based on scheduled activities contained in project schedule.
  • Maintain Key Performance Indicators (KPI) for project controls.  Analyze data to ensure projects are meeting project control guidelines.
  • Must possess good time management and communication skills to ensure the timely and successful completion of the work necessary to support Capital work across the facility.
  • Must demonstrate influence leadership, and conflict resolution skills to focus the organization on achieving goals and objectives and drive change processes and improvements.

Responsibilities (continued)

  • Must demonstrate problem solving/analytical skills with the capability of recognizing, defining, and resolving issues.   Maintain a “can do” attitude.
  • Must have the ability to work independently as well as a highly functioning team member.
  • Must have good project management, organizational skills and the ability to multi-task.
  • Must be detail oriented to ensure accurate work product delivery on a consistent and routine basis.
  • Follow and enforce safe work practices to include implementing stop-work-authority when unsafe activities are identified.

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or Technical related field and 3 years of experience in a chemical or refining environment OR high school diploma or GED and minimum of 7 years of experience in a chemical or refining environment
  • Must demonstrate excellent leadership, communication, written and verbal skills
  • The successful candidate will be an advocate for safe work and housekeeping practices
  • Must possess basic computer skills
  • Must possess good time management and communication skills to ensure the timely and successful completion of the work necessary to support Capital work across the facility.
  • Must demonstrate influence leadership, and conflict resolution skills to focus the organization on achieving goals and objectives and drive change processes and improvements.
  • Must demonstrate problem solving/analytical skills with the capability of recognizing, defining, and resolving issues.  
  • Must have the ability to work independently as well as a highly functioning team member.
  • Must have good project management, organizational skills and the ability to multi-task.
  • Must be detail oriented to ensure accurate work product delivery on a consistent and routine basis.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Minimum of 3 years of direct experience with scheduling and/or planning with knowledge of Primavera scheduling software (P6 preferred)
  • Power BI Development and Reporting
  • Field construction experience
  • Project estimating experience
  • SAP experience

 

Chevron Phillips Chemical offers competitive salaries, a comprehensive benefits package and at most locations, alternate work schedules. To learn more about Chevron Phillips Chemical and to be considered for a position, please visit us online today at www.cpchem.com.

 

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Chevron Phillips Chemical Company is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, veteran status or marital status.

 

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Travel Requirements: Up to 5%

Eligibility for Relocation: Yes

Closing Date: 10/03/2022


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