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Hess Corporation

Planning Specialist Job

Hess Corporation - Tioga, ND




Hess is a leading international independent energy company engaged in the exploration and production of crude oil and natural gas.


We have an industry leading position in two key U.S. shale plays - the Bakken in North Dakota and the Utica in Ohio. Hess is also one of the largest producers in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico and a key natural gas producer and supplier to Peninsular Malaysia and Thailand. The company is engaged in exploration and appraisal activities offshore Guyana, participating in one of the industry's largest oil discoveries in the past decade, as well as the Gulf of Mexico, Suriname and Nova Scotia .


Hess aims to attract, retain and energize the best people by investing in their professional development and providing them with challenging and rewarding opportunities for personal growth. We are always looking for talented professionals who share our values and are passionate about making a difference in the world and in their careers. We strive to meet the highest standards of corporate citizenship by protecting the health and safety of our employees, safeguarding the environment and creating a long-lasting, positive impact on the communities where we do business.


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Position Summary

This position is responsible for overseeing all Corrective Maintenance Planners for both Upstream and Midstream organizations. It entails managing Planning KPI's, training, coaching, and driving continuous improvement in both Quality and Delivery aspects within planning. This position also requires good problem-solving skills, self-motivation, and communicating obstacles and breakthroughs to leadership.



*Oversees weekly performance from Planning team to include: hours planned, Task List Improvements, and use of Material Masters within planning for Priority 2-4 work orders. *Works with planning team with improved Task List quality and accuracy based on the feedback from work being executed in the field. *Monitors and looks for areas of improvement with respect to estimated cost vs. actual cost - Cost Accuracy Improvements *Works with planning team to build standards around planning and manage the Day in The Life of a Planner standards *Monitors process metrics to drive equipment reliability *Supports ERT's with driving cost improvements within corrective work *Provides inputs to ISP performance management around Time Confirmation and Material Master usage. *Understand, Communicate, Monitor, and Re-enforce compliance of Work Execution Processes.




*2-3 years of Field operations experience around surface equipment within Upstream and Midstream organizations *Deep understanding of maintenance planning philosophy and work management structure *5-7 years of Planning experience using SAP or similar software *Good understanding of maintenance reliability and roles and the work flow of the maintenance value stream *3-5 years of experience managing people and processes *Knowledge of LEAN principles and tools *Strong written and verbal communications skills *Strong analytical and technical skills with attention to detail and process improvements *Ability to work effectively with minimum supervision in a diverse, multidiscipline team environment




*Bachelors, or Associates degree preferred *SAP PM or equivalent

Core Behaviors                 


*Continuous Improvement - 20% *Process Execution -  10% *Problem Solving / Decision Making -  40% *Leadership / Coaching - 30%

Work Environment            


*Field Time (go see, meetings/collaboration) - 50% *Desk Time (admin, invoices, data analysis, emails) - 50%

Hess is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability.


Posting Notes: Jordyn Makell Gustafson | Employee | Field/Plant Operations | United States| North Dakota | Tioga | | |  | | No



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Hess Corporation


Planning Specialist Job Hess Corporation - Tioga, ND, United States


Location: Tioga, ND

Company Profile:
Founded as Hess Incorporated in 1933, the company has grown from a small residential fuel oil delivery service to a leading global independent energy company.