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Chevron Corporation

SCADA Specialist

Chevron Corporation - Houston, TX

Chevron is one of the world's leading energy companies, with approximately 60,000 employees working in countries around the world. We explore, produce and transport crude oil and natural gas; refine, market and distribute fuels and other energy products; manufacture and sell petrochemical products; generate power; and develop future energy resources, including biofuels and geothermal energy.

Chevron is accepting online applications for the position of SCADA Specialist located in Houston

, TX Texas

/ United States

through June 12, 2018

at 11:59 p.m. (Eastern Standard Time).

Requisition ID#369605

This position is with Chevron Pipe Line Company (CPL), which is headquartered in Houston, Texas. CPL deals in the transport of crude oil, refined petroleum products, liquefied petroleum gas, natural gas and petrochemicals within the United States.

The SCADA (Supervisory Control & Data Acquisition) Specialist is a member of the SCADA Systems Team, which is part of the Information Technology and SCADA Department. Personnel within the SCADA Systems Team are primarily assigned to (1) implement Control Center projects that impact or integrate with SCADA, (2) provide reliable SCADA and Advanced Applications support, or (3) support field project commissioning activities including SCADA database and display creation and point-to-point checkouts. The Team resides in Houston, TX, and supports CPL's Control Center (CC) operations personnel, CPL Engineering & Technical Services, Project Managers, and Field Team operations and maintenance personnel across the US.

Responsibilities for this position may include but are not limited to:

Provides Subject Matter Expertise in Pipeline SCADA and Advanced Applications by participating in or leading Shaping Plan Projects

Provides consultation and project support for leak detection applications and real-time computer-based computational monitoring of pipelines

Specifies, designs, tests, integrates and documents software changes for SCADA systems and applications following standard processes and change management procedures

Provides support for CPL SCADA systems, including Windows Server and Workstation hardware, software, networks, security, and SCADA communications

Performs system administration tasks, monitors SCADA system performance, and maintains SCADA applications

Provides 24/7 callout support for SCADA system and SCADA-related applications on a rotational basis

Supports the configuration of the SCADA system database and displays

Supports all phases of installation, testing and commissioning activities for remote field projects that affect the SCADA system

Stays current on technology associated with SCADA systems and leak detection applications

Facilitates access to control center operational data from the CPL enterprise

Supports and enhances the use of casual user connectivity and advanced data analysis tools

Performs basic troubleshooting by applying knowledge of process automation, PLCs/RTUs and communications protocols.

Provides problem solving, continuous improvement and standardization efforts for SCADA-related work processes

Understands the business needs of the Control Center and CPL, and aligns work to support those needs and objectives

Required Qualifications:

Bachelors Degree in Engineering, Computer Science or related discipline; in lieu of degree, 7 years of SCADA experience will be considered

Minimum 3 years of SCADA experience required

Preferred Qualifications:

Experience with OASyS DNA is strongly preferred

Experience with SimSuite Pipeline is preferred

Experience with OSIsoft PI is preferred

Experience with AutoSol Communication Manager (ACM) is a plus

Experience in Pipeline SCADA & Advanced Applications and Leak Detection System design, installation, commissioning and maintenance.

Applicable technical knowledge of Field Control Systems, SCADA and communication interfaces.

Strong technical knowledge of Chevron and pipeline industry engineering, operations and support policies/practices for SCADA and control systems.

Demonstrated experience troubleshooting, problem solving, and resolving technical issues.

Knowledge of mission critical SCADA H/W, S/W, networks, high availability architecture and virtualization.

Knowledge of MS Windows Server administration, Active Directory, Microsoft SQL Server, PowerShell and Perl scripting.

Demonstrated ability to effectively lead SCADA-related projects or development efforts.

Ability to effectively plan, prioritize, schedule and manage work activities to meet customer needs and expectations.

Ability to accomplish desired results independently with minimal direction.

Demonstrates The Chevron Way values and principles through behaviors, actions and decisions.

Maintains frequent contact with customers, suppliers, partners and employees.

Communicates in a clear, concise, understandable manner both orally and in writing.

Listens carefully and asks questions to understand the views, concerns, and comments of others.

Promotes communications in all directions within work groups and between work groups.

Encourages open expression of ideas and opinions.

Able to build effective working relationships at all levels with operations, engineering, vendors, peers, etc.

Ability to influence and motivate teams, and work with a variety of disciplines, cultures, and environments.

Fosters cooperation and collaboration among individuals in a work unit.

Relocation Options:

Relocation may be


International Considerations:

Expatriate assignments will not be


Chevron regrets that it is unable to sponsor employment Visas or consider individuals on time-limited Visa status for this position.

Regulatory Disclosure for US Positions:

Chevron is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status, or other status protected by law or regulation.

Chevron participates in E-Verify in certain locations as required by law.


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Chevron Corporation


SCADA Specialist Chevron Corporation - Houston, TX, United States


Location: Houston, TX

Company Profile:
Chevron is one of the world's leading integrated energy companies. Our success is driven by our people and their commitment to get results the right way—by operating responsibly, executing with excellence, applying innovative technologies and capturing new opportunities for profitable growth. We are involved in virtually every facet of the energy industry. We explore for, produce and transport crude oil and natural gas; refine, market and distribute transportation fuels and lubricants; manufacture and sell petrochemical products; generate power and produce geothermal energy; provide renewable energy and energy efficiency solutions; and develop the energy resources of the future, including research into advanced biofuels.