Share this Job

Corrosion Technician/Senior Corrosion Technician (BHE GT&S)

Date: Nov 25, 2022

Location: NEW HARTFORD, NY, US, 13413

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 BHEPGStaffing@dominionenergy.com.




 

Job Summary

 

Join our team as either a Corrosion Technician or a Sr. Corrosion Technician.  In this role you will perform tests, repairs and maintenance related to pipeline corrosion. Inspects and tests facilities and equipment to identify existing and potential corrosion problems. Recommends course of action to eliminate or retard corrosion activity. Installs and inspects cathodic protection equipment. Repairs, replaces and services corrosion equipment components. Identifies outside currents negatively affecting company operations and initiates corrective steps. Performs leak and odorant tests. Monitors advancements related to corrosion technology, practices, techniques and regulations. Maintains interactive work relationship with Specialists and Engineers to accurately and effectively complete job responsibilities. Directs and supports contractors to complete evaluations and reports and to develop mitigation measures to effectively address deficiencies in the cathodic protection systems. There is one position that can be filled as either a Corrosion Technician or as a Sr. Corrosion Technician.

Perform other duties as requested or assigned.

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience

Corrosion Technician:

  • A minimum of two years of corrosion control and cathodic protection experience or 3 years natural gas field experience OR
  • Military service members and veterans with ranks from E3-E5, W1-W2, or O1-O3  plus appropriate equivalent combination of education and years of experience as outlined above;
  • NACE I Certification (or must obtain within one year of employment and BHE GT&S will reimburse the successful candidate for the cost of this certification.) 

 

Senior Corrosion Technician:

  • A minimum of four years of corrosion control and cathodic protection experience or 5 years natural gas field experience OR
  • Military service members and veterans with ranks from E3-E5, W1-W2, or O1-O3 plus appropriate equivalent combination of education and years of experience as outlined above;
  • NACE II Certification
  • Knowledge of corrosion control and electrical principles. Knowledge of DOT regulations related to corrosion, odorant, leak testing and record keeping. Ability to use and maintain corrosion testing and cathodic protection equipment. Ability to define problems, collect data and draw valid conclusions. Ability to work independently. Ability to operate diagnostic testing equipment. Ability to interpret maps, plans and blueprints to locate pipeline facilities. Ability to communicate effectively, speak persuasively and develop rapport. Ability to operate personal computer and utilize software packages. Ability to work effectively in inclement weather conditions. Three years corrosion technician experience in related industry preferred.

Education Requirements

Education Level: Degree or an equivalent combination of education and demonstrated related experience may be accepted in lieu of preferred level of education: Associate

Other Education: Technical

Licenses, Certifications, or Quals Description

NACE I Certification (or must obtain within one year of employment and BHE GT&S will reimburse the successful candidate for the cost of this certification.) 

NACE II Certification

Working Conditions

Cold 51-75%
Office Work Environment 26-50%
Outdoors 51-75%
Pressurized Lines & Valves 51-75%
Heat 51-75%
Travel Up to 25%

Other Working Conditions

Must possess a valid driver's license and be able to operate a company vehicle. Safety sensitive position.

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 dombenefits.com.

 

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.
 

 


Nearest Major Market: Utica

Job Segment: Pipeline, Gas, Gas Technician, Testing, Electrical, Energy, Technology, Engineering