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Mechanical Engineer I / Engineer II (BHE GT&S)

Date: Sep 23, 2022

Location: LUSBY, MD, US, 20657

Company: Dominion Energy

Berkshire Hathaway’s commitment to building a stronger energy future is matched by our commitment to our employees who will make it a reality. Our employees are integral to our success and work hard to exceed customer expectations. We provide fulfilling employment opportunities, are committed to attracting and retaining the best employees, and support an environment that reflects the diversity of our communities.


On November 1, 2020, Dominion Energy sold its gas transmission and storage business to Berkshire Hathaway Energy. In light of this transaction, the application process and benefits package are temporarily shared by Dominion Energy and BHE Pipeline Group while the full integration of the gas transmission and storage business into BHE Pipeline Group is ongoing.


Please note: when applying to a BHE GT&S position, some correspondence and documentation throughout the application and selection process will come from, or reference, Dominion Energy.  If you have any questions or concerns through the BHE GT&S application process, please reach out to


At this time, BHE GT&S cannot transfer nor sponsor a work visa for this position


Job Summary

Cove Point LNG is seeking an experience Mechanical Engineer I / Mechanical Engineer II to join it's team at our facility in Lusby, MD.  The Mechanical Engineer is a member of the Technical Services team in a Liquefaction/Re-Gasification LNG terminal, which includes LNG process systems, infrastructure, and power/steam generation.

  • Ensures the rotating machinery availability, reliability and integrity to minimize production down time as well as to contribute to BHE GT&S safety and production objectives.
  • Participates in monitoring and the development of the maintenance strategy.
  • Technical Authority for valve list, specialty item list and piping specifications.
  • Participates in the execution of engineering design packages.
  • Applies engineering principles, fundamental concepts and practices to solve day-to-day production issues.
  • Oversees document control and configuration management processes.
  • Provides input to operating and capital budgets.
  • Performs root cause failure analysis.

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience

The knowledge, skills, abilities and experiences required for entry into this job include the following:

Engineer I 

  • 0-2+ years of engineering experience

Engineer II 

  • 3 + years of engineering experience 

Both Engineer I/ Engineer II 

  • Basic knowledge of engineering concepts, fundamentals and theory;
  • Oral and written communication skills (includes technical writing);
  • Effective decision making skills;
  • Computer skills and application of software programs;
  • Analytical and abstract thinking skills;
  • Problem solving skills;
  • Ability to learn to apply engineering theories and concepts to complex problems;
  • Ability to interpret codes, regulations and practices;
  • Ability to develop effective planning, project and organization skills;
  • Ability to develop project management skills and to handle multiple tasks;
  • Ability to work within a team environment. 

Education Requirements

Education Level:


Required: Bachelor's degree in Engineering

Preferred Mechanical Engineering 


For placement of a candidate in the Engineer job series, the following criteria must be met: 
Possess a 4-year engineering degree from an ABET accredited engineering program based on the year that the engineering program was accredited by ABET, or 


Possess a 4-year engineering degree from an institution outside of the U.S. which is accredited through the country's own engineering accrediting body under the Washington Accord as a full signatory, and is a degree that was recognized by the country's accrediting body on or after the date that full signatory status was achieved, or 


Possess a 4-year engineering degree from a non-ABET accredited program and a postgraduate engineering degree from an institution where the undergraduate degree in the same engineering discipline is ABET accredited based on the year the engineering program was accredited by ABET, or 

Possess a 4-year degree in Physics, Chemistry, Math or Engineering Technology and a post-graduate engineering degree from an institution where the undergraduate degree in the same engineering discipline is ABET accredited based on the year the engineering program was accredited by ABET, or 

Holds or has previously held a valid U.S. Professional Engineer license.

Licenses, Certifications, or Quals Description

Working Conditions

Cold Up to 25%
Energized Wires Up to 25%
Heat Up to 25%
Loud Noise Up to 25%
Office Work Environment 76 -100%
Operating Machinery Up to 25%
Travel Up to 25%

Other Working Conditions

Test Description

No Testing Required

Export Control

Certain positions at BHE GT&S may involve access to information and technology subject to export controls under U.S. law.  Compliance with these export controls may result in BHE GT&S limiting its consideration of certain applicants.


Other Information

We offer excellent plans and programs for employees. Employees are rewarded with a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package which may include: health benefits with coverage for families and domestic partners, vacation, retirement plans, paid holidays, tuition reimbursement, and much more.   To learn more about our benefits, click here



BHE GT&S is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity in the workplace.  We provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, color, age, religion, protected veteran, or disability status.  Our values guide us in accordance with all local, state and federal laws and regulations governing personnel activities.


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