Job added in hotlist
Applied job
Contract job
Recruiter job
Employer job
Expanded search
Apply online not available
View more jobs in Midland, TX
View more jobs in Texas

Job Details

Commercial Operator - Midland TX

Company name
Shell .

Midland, TX, United States

Employment Type

Accounting, Finance, Manufacturing

Posted on
Mar 22, 2019

Apply for this job



Job Title:

Commercial Operator - Midland, TX

No. of Positions:


Job Description:

Commercial Operations Crude Team is responsible for managing the physical delivery of Shell’s domestic and international movements for crude. The team of schedulers work within the Crude Oil North America Trading Teams (e.g. Off-shore, On-shore, and Lease), to optimize overall profitability through its commercial acumen and expertise in blending, scheduling and refinery operations. In delivering its value to the Shell organization, the team engages with the many internal and external customers in the crude supply chain. The team is responsible for managing the logistics (truck, rail, pipeline, marine, and terminals) of all bulk/lease crude movements to/from market hubs.

The Commercial Operator is expected to “own the molecule” and understand the operations and commercial implications of their desk. The role requires strong technical, analytical, and commercial skills. Demonstrated teamwork, resilience and ability to collaborate well with other team members, groups and businesses is key. This is a complex and dynamic part of the trading business and, as such, this is a high profile and demanding role suitable for a highly motivated candidate.

Auto req ID:



Trading Operations

Country of Work Location:

United States

Company Description:

Shell is a global group of energy and petrochemical companies with about 84,000 employees across more than 70 countries. We aim to meet the world’s growing need for more and cleaner energy solutions in ways that are economically, environmentally and socially responsible. We have expertise in exploration, production, refining and marketing of oil and natural gas, and the manufacturing and marketing of chemicals.

As a global energy company operating in a challenging world, we set high standards of performance and ethical behaviors. We are judged by how we act and how we live up to our core values of honesty, integrity and respect for people. Our Business Principles are based on these. They promote trust, openness, teamwork and professionalism, as well as pride in what we do and how we conduct business.

Building on our core values, we aspire to sustain a diverse and inclusive culture where everyone feels respected and valued, from our employees to our customers and partners. A diverse workforce and an inclusive work environment are vital to our success, leading to greater innovation and better energy solutions.


Please note: We occasionally amend or withdraw Shell jobs and reserve the right to do so at any time, including prior to the advertised closing date.

Before applying, you are advised to read our data protection policy. This policy describes the processing that may be associated with your personal data and informs you that your personal data may be transferred to Royal Dutch/Shell Group companies around the world.

The Shell Group and its approved recruitment consultants will never ask you for a fee to process or consider your application for a career with Shell. Anyone who demands such a fee is not an authorised Shell representative and you are strongly advised to refuse any such demand.

Shell participates in E-Verify.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, national origin, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, citizenship, genetic information or other protected status under federal, state or local laws.

Shell is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disability.

Work Location:

Texas - Midland Trading


Must have legal authorization to work in the US on a full-time basis for anyone other than current employer.

Bachelor's degree in Finance, Accounting, Supply Chain or Engineering is required.

Minimum three (3) or more years of work experience preferably within a large Oil and Gas, Midstream or Trading Organization.

Amenable to provide 24-hr on-call support for area of responsibility including weekends and holidays

Advanced knowledge in Excel (Macros/Solver/Database Management) required.

Knowledge of Endur, Qlikview and would be preferred.

Experience leading commercial deals, cost savings initiatives or sourcing initiatives.

Preferably with knowledge in crude measurement / API standards, Health, Safety, Security and Environment (HSSE) and crude operations.

Perform the daily task of quantifying and analyzing discrepancies between the plan, schedules and actual performance. Analyze and communicate results to the responsible parties to take necessary corrective actions. Escalate issues when need be.

Lead or support the month end process for reporting production volumes and inventories in systems and for group to reconcile gaps.

Provide backup coverage for other schedulers.

Strong technical, numeracy, analytical, problem solving and troubleshooting skills to recognize and solve problems quickly.

Proven ability to operate and effectively communicate under extreme pressure to deliver under tight deadlines and make quick decisions.

Highly motivated, self-starter with a strong drive for bottom line results to achieve top performance in the industry.

Team player and high inter-personal skills capable of developing and maintaining strong internal, external and virtual relationships

City, State (if applicable):

Midland, TX

Company info

Shell .
Website :

EmploymentCrossing was helpful in getting me a job. Interview calls started flowing in from day one and I got my dream offer soon after.
Jeremy E - Greenville, NC
  • All we do is research jobs.
  • Our team of researchers, programmers, and analysts find you jobs from over 1,000 career pages and other sources
  • Our members get more interviews and jobs than people who use "public job boards"
Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss it, you will land among the stars.
ManufacturingCrossing - #1 Job Aggregation and Private Job-Opening Research Service — The Most Quality Jobs Anywhere
ManufacturingCrossing is the first job consolidation service in the employment industry to seek to include every job that exists in the world.
Copyright © 2024 ManufacturingCrossing - All rights reserved. 169 192