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Heavy Equipment Operator (B00509) (BHE GT&S)

Date: Jul 22, 2021

Location: WESTFIELD, PA, US, 16950

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

BHE GT&S is seeking a Heavy Equipment Operator with Class A CDL, Air Brake Qualified with Hazmat and Tank Endorsements for our Sabinsville Transmission location in Westfield, PA.  


As Heavy Equipment Operator will operate and maintain various types of heavy duty power construction equipment used in operating, maintenance, and construction activities.

Assigned duties:

1) Perform a variety of duties incidental to the operation of heavy duty track and/or wheel mounted power construction equipment having an operating weight of 12,000  lbs. or more, and/or a tractor-trailer with a manufacturer's gross vehicle weight of 26,000 lbs. or more

2) Properly loading and securing equipment for transport, and operating vehicle used for such purpose

3) Obtaining proper manifest and shipping papers when required

4) Promoting good public relations

5) Preparing records and reports as required, including those pertinent to transporting hazardous materials (e.g., Driver Inspection Report) and other reports required by DOT

6) Making minor repairs to equipment used in the performance of assigned duties, and keeping the equipment safe and in proper working condition

7) May direct other employees in the performance of assigned duties

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience

Minimum Requirements:

  • Must have a minimum of six months hands-on experience operating backhoe, excavator and dozer.   
  • Experience also required in operating Tandem Truck & Trailers, Truck Tractor & Trailers, and Bulldozer Track Hoe/Sideboom.
  • Must posses a valid Class A CDL, Air Brake qualified with Hazmat and Tank Endorsements


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Candidates with previous pipeline experience or experience working outdoors in construction/manual labor.

Education Requirements

High School Diploma or GED

Licenses, Certifications, or Quals Description

Working Conditions

Other Working Conditions

Test Description

Must pass Aptitude Testing, as well as a practical skills test (Hands-On Test)

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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