Gas Scheduler

Date:  Jun 29, 2024

Princeton, NJ, US, 08540 Lincoln, RI, US, 02865

Company:  NRG

Welcome to the intersection of energy and home services. At NRG, we’re all about propelling the next generation of leaders forward. We are driven by our passion to create a smarter, cleaner and more connected future. We deliver innovative solutions that make our customers’ lives easier—helping them power, protect, and intelligently manage their homes and businesses. To do this, we need creative and talented people to join our company.

We offer a dynamic work environment and a unified and inclusive culture. NRG fosters a strong sense of belonging that leads to better collaboration and business performance. Our company programs are designed to help employees develop the skills they need for success now and in the future. In everything we do, we aim to champion our employees and bring value to our customers, investors and society.

More information is available at Connect with NRG on Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn and X.

At NRG, we’re bringing the power of energy to people and organizations by putting customers at the center of everything we do. We generate electricity and provide energy solutions and natural gas to millions of customers through our diverse portfolio of retail brands. A Fortune 500 company, operating in the United States and Canada, NRG delivers innovative solutions while advocating for competitive energy markets and customer choice, working towards a sustainable energy future. More information is available at Connect with NRG on Facebook, and LinkedIn and follow us on Twitter @nrgenergy.

Essential Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Analyze customer usage data and develop forecasts.
  • Communicate with trading and wholesale teams to determine the correct supply solutions.
  • Nominate gas to Local Distribution Company (LDC) websites.
  • Confirm nominations and make daily adjustments as needed to keep positions balanced.
  • Trade imbalances with counterparties to keep pools balanced and mitigate penalties.
  • Gain an understanding of LDC tariffs and how they affect your daily activity.
  • Build relationships with sales, trading, wholesale and LDC representatives.
  • Communicate professionally with customers when needed.
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Must be comfortable working with hard deadlines and off normal hours if needed.
  • Work on rotating 24/7 on-call schedule.
  • Periodic travel as business requires.
  • Work in office environment for a minimum of three days a week with remote capability, subject to change.

Minimum Requirements:

  • HS Diploma or GED and 2+ years of work experience OR Bachelor's degree OR 3+ years of relevant military experience
  • Bachelor’s degree preferred.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Excel skills at a moderate or advanced level.
  • Must be comfortable working with multiple computer programs and be willing to work on and learn new technology.
  • Ability to multi-task and strategically think outside the box.


 Preferred Qualifications:

  • 2+ years or more experience with natural gas scheduling or within a commodity-based industry
  • Experience with statistical analysis.

At NRG Business, we are the entrepreneurs of the energy industry, resourceful and passionate by nature. But we don’t win alone; every person understands and values the collective and exceptional talent from across the organization, inviting, supporting, and empowering everyone to bring their best effort. And together, we tackle challenges by bringing our A game every single day.



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NRG Energy is committed to a drug and alcohol-free workplace. To the extent permitted by law and any applicable collective bargaining agreement, employees are subject to periodic random drug testing, and post-accident and reasonable suspicion drug and alcohol testing. EOE AA M/F/Protected Veteran Status/Disability. Level, Title and/or Salary may be adjusted based on the applicant's experience or skills.

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