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Energy Scheduler

Date:  Sep 3, 2021
Job ID:  1902

Bellevue, WA, US, 98004

Puget Sound Energy is looking to grow our community with top talented individuals like you!  With our rapidly growing, award winning energy efficiency programs, our pathway to an exciting and innovative future is now.


PSE's Energy Supply Merchant team is looking for qualified candidates to fill an open Energy Scheduler position!

Job Description

Facilitates the delivery and receipt of wholesale power and natural gas commodities with other regional utilities, marketers and suppliers pursuant to direction from PSE Traders and Puget’s contractual obligations.  Enters and maintains transaction-specific information into company scheduling systems. Identifies schedule imbalances at multiple delivery points, and works with counterparties to rectify and correct these discrepancies. Applies operational knowledge of transmission / transportation constraints, system operations, and load fluctuations to assure system reliability.


Upholds the safety compliance standards inherent in PSE’s operating and/or field procedures related to work responsibilities. Promotes and supports a culture of total safety.

Job Responsibilities

  • Responsible for assuring reliable natural gas & power deliveries to PSE’s customers.
  • Maintains and fosters working relationships with external schedulers & trading companies.
  • Supports back- and mid-office groups, assuring accurate billing & accounting from commodity management system.
  • Analyzes data, and develops new processes and reports for the department, and works to optimize the company’s energy portfolio.
  • Updates Management on market trends and developments from the transmission / transportation perspective.
  • Updates traders by providing relevant industry market data & analysis from various sources in order to support their asset optimization efforts and trading decisions. This can include but is not limited to; transportation tariffs, capacity release postings, transmission / transportation flow data, infrastructure expansions, government agency data, etc.
  • Acquires and/or releases transmission / transportation assets.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science degree with a technical or commercial focus from an accredited 4-year college or university, or equivalent experience in a fast paced, numbers oriented, multi-tasking environment.
  • A basic knowledge in financial or accounting principals.
  • Extensive spreadsheet and database computer skills.
  • Ability to work occasional scheduled weekends.

Desired Qualifications

  • Proven record of accomplishment in power and/or natural gas trading or scheduling.
  • Self-starter with the ability to work effectively with minimum supervision in a fast paced, multi-tasking, team environment. 
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong problem solving, analytical and conflict resolution skills.

Additional Information

Families and businesses depend on PSE to provide the energy they need to pursue their dreams. Our steadfast commitment to serving Washington communities with safe, dependable and efficient energy started in 1873. Today we're building the Northwest's energy future through efforts like our award winning energy efficiency programs and our leadership in renewable energy.


At PSE we value and respect our employees and provide them opportunities to excel. We offer an expansive pay package that includes competitive compensation, annual goals-based incentive bonuses, comprehensive benefits, 401(K), a company paid retirement pension plan, and an employee assistance and wellness program.


Puget Sound Energy is committed to providing equal employment opportunity to all qualified applicants. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, veteran status or presence of a disability that with or without reasonable accommodation does not prevent performance of the essential functions of the job, or any other category prohibited by local, state or federal law.


Should you have a disability that requires assistance and/or reasonable accommodation with the job application process, please contact the Human Resources Staffing department at jobs@pse.com or 425-462-3017.

Nearest Major Market: Seattle
Nearest Secondary Market: Bellevue