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ConocoPhillips Medium Term Planner in TYNE %26 WEAR, United Kingdom

Title: Medium Term Planner


Job Number: 00SCS

Our Company

ConocoPhillips is the world’s largest independent E&P company based on production and proved reserves. Headquartered in Houston, Texas, ConocoPhillips had operations and activities in 16 countries, $70 billion of total assets, and approximately 10,800 employees as of Dec 31, 2018. Production excluding Libya averaged 1,242 MBOED in 2018, and proved reserves were 5.3 billion BOE as of Dec. 31, 2018.

Employees across the globe focus on fulfilling our core SPIRIT Values of safety, people, integrity, responsibility, innovation and teamwork. And we apply the characteristics that define leadership excellence in how we engage each other, collaborate with our teams, and drive the business.


ConocoPhillips' Teesside operation is a world scale business venture processing over 400,000 barrels of crude oil each day from the Norwegian and UK sectors of the North Sea. The business fractionates unstabilised crude and associated natural gas liquids into stabilised crude, ethane, propane and two types of butane. These products are processed through extensive systems comprising of piping, pressure vessels, heat exchangers, storage tanks and process equipment before being held in bulk storage and exported via pipeline to local markets and sea going vessels to markets around the world.

Facilities comprise crude oil processing, NGL processing and storage, and ship loading facilities, on a 307-acre site at Seal Sands on the Tees Estuary in NE England. Stabilised oil is stored in a 375-acre tank farm at Greatham. A two-mile corridor containing pipelines, communications and utility services links the two sites.

The facility originally constructed in the late 1970s is undergoing a significant amount of investment to secure production beyond 2050.

Key Responsibilities

Reporting to the Integrated Planning Team Leader and working within our planning and scheduling team, the candidate will be responsible for delivery and control of medium term resource forecasting, the 1-2 week execution schedule and adherence to site planning and scheduling standards.

  • Facilitate the monthly resource forecasting process and communicate requirements to key stakeholders.

  • Attend key Planning and Scheduling meetings (Weekly resource allocation meeting / Weekly schedule sign off meeting / 6-week planning gate meeting)

  • Lead the development and sign-off of the 1-week schedule

  • Lead key Planning and Scheduling meetings (Weekly resource allocation meeting / Weekly schedule sign off meeting)

  • Develop and maintain SAP planning dashboards for users

  • Work closely with operational zone leads, co-ordinators, functional engineer’s and trade supervisors to ensure work is correctly prioritised and scheduled

  • Liaise with the Work Delivery Lead to improve planning and scheduling performance

  • Monitor planning performance using appropriate metrics

  • Assist in the development of relevant Planning and Scheduling procedures and processes

  • Produce and deliver training resources for planners and schedulers

  • Audit compliance of the site scheduling and planning standards


Qualifications / Skills

  • Approved apprenticeship / NVQ Level 3 or equivalent

  • City & Guilds / ONC certificate in engineering discipline or equivalent

  • Maintenance experience within the Oil and Gas industry or other regulated industry

  • Strong understanding of ctivity scheduling, planning and site working standards

  • Familiarity with CDM Regulations

  • Knowledge of DSEAR and ATEX Legislation

  • Ability to use Microsoft packages and SAP

  • Hold a Full UK driving licence and to drive company vehicles where appropriate

  • Appropriate Physical and Mental capability to undertake the role

To be considered for this position you must complete the entire application process, which includes answering all prescreening questions and providing your eSignature on or before the requisition closing date of 1st June 2019.

ConocoPhillips is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, gender identity or expression, genetic information or any other legally protected status.

Job Function: Engineering

Job Level: Individual Contributor/Staff Level


Title: Medium Term Planner