Tesoro Corporation, headquartered in San Antonio, Texas, is a Fortune 150 and Global 500 company. As a leading independent refiner and marketer of petroleum products we, through our subsidiaries, operate seven refineries, more than 1,200 branded retail stations, and employ approximately 6,000 employees.
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This position coordinates refinery planning and scheduling activities. Prepares inventory balances for crude, refined products and intermediates, maintaining production, receipts and shipments to coordinate with refinery optimization. Position may cover a variety of feedstocks/products as needs dictate.
Synchronizes crude/products movements using scheduling software to balance dependencies and constraints. Monitors and troubleshoots logistical problems to minimize demurrage.
Executes production schedule. Prepares daily orders for Operations (target rates/tank dispositions/railcar off-loading). Monitors stream qualities and interfaces with Operations and Process Engineering to resolve off-spec situations arising from crude mix variations and unit operations, and responds to any shipping quality issues. Responds to upset conditions during off hours.
Views schedules from a short and long-term perspective to enable optimization and communicate trade-offs over the period.
Works with upstream/downstream schedulers, Supply Trading & Optimization and with Marketing to communicate and resolve issues.
Develops optimized short- and long-term production plans to support system inventory targets. Modifies production plans as necessary to capture market opportunities or adjust to demand/margin changes
Minimum undergraduate chemical engineering degree or equivalent experience required
Minimum 1 year refinery process engineering experience preferred.