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BP Americas, Inc. Scheduler - Gasoline in Whiting, Indiana


Job title:

Scheduler - Gasoline

Req ID:


Relocation available:

Yes - Domestic (In country) only

Travel required:

Negligible travel

About BP:


This is the place to truly drive change. Our people develop hydrocarbon resources, deliver projects, operate refineries as well as oil and gas production assets.

Join us and make a difference by:

• making our production and operations safer and more standardised

• driving quicker reduction of our carbon emissions

• growing cash returns and delivering improved reliability and optimisation

• maximising efficiency through sharing resources

• accelerating the digital transformation of our operating assets

• developing our people faster, leveraging the scale of P&O

• building greater integration and collaboration in service of our purpose

Job Family Group:

Operations Group

Legal disclaimer:

If you are selected for a position in the United States, your employment will be contingent upon submission to and successful completion of a post-offer/pre-placement drug test(and alcohol screening/medical examination if required by the role) as well as pre-placement verification of the information and qualifications provided during the selection process. The drug screen requires a hair test for which BP must be able to obtain a sufficient hair sample for analysis (4 cm/1 ½” scalp, or > 2 cm/¾” body – arms & armpits/legs/chest)

As part of our dedication to the diversity of our workforce, BP is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard for race, color, gender, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, military status, age, marital status, socioeconomic background, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, neurodiversity/neurocognitive functioning or any other protected group status. We are also committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in our job application procedures. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, you may contact us or have one of your representatives contact us at PeopleCareHouston@bp.com ; or by telephone at 833 478 7480 8am-5pm CST/CDT Monday-Friday.

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Job Profile Summary:

The Gasoline Scheduler is an integral part of the Production Planning team at the Whiting Refinery and is responsible for overall gasoline pool optimization, product quality, and inventory management. The role works closely with the commercial, technical, and operations organizations to develop and deliver a gasoline blending plan that is safe, feasible, and economically optimized.

The Gasoline Scheduler role is an exciting opportunity for a motivated individual to manage over half of the products of the Whiting Refinery and directly impact the profitability of bp's largest refinery. The role provides opportunity to expand influence, collaborate with the midstream and trading businesses, and gain experience across the refining business.

Time Type:

Full time


United States of America


United States - Indiana - Whiting

Job Advert:

Key Accountabilities

  • Develop blend schedules to produce and ship refinery gasoline production with focus on product quality and minimizing giveaway

  • Contribute to the near term (3-month) refinery production planning process. Identify planning constraints, risks, and opportunities. Develop an operating strategy to maximize gross margin while managing operational and product quality risk.

  • Coordinate with midstream and trading businesses to build a product schedule that supports the refinery production plan

  • Communicate the operating strategy to operations and technical teams and provide operating targets for operations to execute daily

  • Troubleshoot constraints and adjust the blend plan as necessary during unplanned events and changing market conditions. Communicate plan changes with supply to manage impact to customers.

  • The Gas Scheduler plays a critical part in responding to unplanned events that impact the gas pool and will be on call to support the refinery remotely when those events occur outside of normal business hours

Essential Education

  • Undergraduate degree required, preferably in engineering or science-related field

Essential Experience and Job Requirements

  • Minimum 4 years total experience in Process Engineering, Process Control, Operations and/or Production Planning.

Desired Qualifications

  • Experience with refining technologies, economics, LP analysis

  • Experience with Power BI

  • Experience with Product Quality management

  • Resourceful with unit process data from various refinery systems, including but not limited to PI Process Book, LIMS (lab system), and DCS

Why join us?

At bp, we provide the following environment and benefits to you:

  • A company culture where we respect our diverse and unified teams, where we are proud of our achievements and where fun and the attitude of giving back to our environment are highly valued

  • Possibility to join our social communities and networks

  • Learning opportunities and other development opportunities to craft your career path

  • Life and health insurance, medical care package

  • And many other benefits.

Here at bp, we’re on a mission, and we need YOU to help us achieve it. Operations is the backbone of our integrated energy company – and key to turning our resources into products that meet the increasing demand for energy. We are looking for operations experts who are passionate about upholding our standard of safety and reliability, and who are excited to work in a technically complex and innovative environment where hydrocarbons are converted, upgraded and blended into products that people all over the planet will use. Does that sound like you? If so, don’t waste any time! Apply today!

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, perform crucial job functions, and receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Don’t hesitate to get in touch with us to request any accommodations.

Experience Level:



Production & Operations