Southern California Edison Gas Scheduler (Sr. Specialist) in Rosemead, California

Job Description


Are you looking to make a difference in your career? We’re working on smarter grids, cleaner energy and tools to help people manage energy more efficiently.

About Energy Procu​rement & Management (EP&M)

Energy Procu​rement & Management (EP&M)ensures thatour customers have enough electricity to meet their needs, through the output of SCE-owned generation plants and purchase of electricity from independent generators. We engage in multi-year contracts from both traditional and renewable generators, and conduct day-ahead and real-time trading to serve our customers’ electricity demands.

Position Overview

The Gas Scheduler resides in the Trading and Marketing Operations (TMO) group within the Energy Procurement & Management organization which manages SCE’s $4+ billion/year power resource portfolio. The position works closely with SCE Trading personnel, external gas suppliers, and western region gas pipelines to manage SCE’s physical gas portfolio. Primary responsibilities include nominating all gas and transportation transactions within operational deadlines and supporting compliance policies and regulatory obligations. Additionally, the successful candidate will be required to learn and perform the Scheduling Coordinator functions in the California Independent System Operator.

Typical Responsibilities:

  • Manages the daily gas nomination on various pipelines

  • Captures all transactions in Entegrate, the Energy Trading and Risk Management system

  • Verifies transactions with third parties and maintains strong relationships

  • Monitors pipeline volumes in pipeline EBBs and make appropriate changes

  • Communicates relevant operational and contractual pipeline information internally

  • Ensures and validates that the settlement information is accurate and complete, including review of Entegrate calculations

  • Maintains all associated spreadsheets, and updates as needed

  • Interfaces with Risk Control to ensure compliance with corporate risk policy

  • Retains understanding of contractual commitments, pipeline rates, and tariff regulations

  • Cross-trains in other areas of responsibilities within TMO


Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree

  • Five (5) or more years of experience with Natural Gas Scheduling or Gas Operations

  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel (e.g. Pivot Tables)

Desired Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in a quantitative field such as Mathematics, Finance, or Engineering

  • Knowledge of SoCalGas and/or El Paso Natural Gas pipeline systems

  • Understanding of California Independent System Operator

  • Experience scheduling power into wholesale energy markets

  • Self-motivated and able to work well in a team environment

  • Capable to work in a fast-paced environment and meet fixed daily deadlines.

  • Desire to deliver quality work products and results

  • Organized, detail-oriented, and pursues continuous improvement

  • Strong verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills

  • Able to work rotating 10-hour shifts, 7/365 and overtime, as needed


  • Candidates for this position must be legally authorized to work directly as employees for any employer in the United States without visa sponsorship.

  • Relocation does not apply to this position.

Southern California Edison, an Edison International (NYSE:EIX) company, serves a population of approximately 15 million via 5 million customer accounts in a 50,000-square-mile service area within Central, Coastal and Southern California. Join the utility leader that is safely delivering reliable, affordable electricity to our customers for over 125 years.

SCE is a proud Equal Opportunity Employer and will not discriminate based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status or any other protected status.