G555 Union Intern-East Ohio Gas

Date: Nov 27, 2023

Location: AKRON, OH, US, 44333

Company: Dominion Energy

At Dominion Energy we love our jobs.  That’s right.  Love.  Every day we go to work filled with passion to be excellent, to creatively problem solve and to innovate.  These are exciting days for energy companies, and Dominion Energy aims to shape the future of energy in America. We are looking at all of our work with fresh eyes, retooling everything we do, in every part of the company, to operate more sustainably and to deliver energy more reliably than ever.  We are looking for interesting, independent thinkers and doers who can help shape the culture of a forward-looking company that’s proud of its rich legacy. Are you a change agent?  Do you think differently?  Do you want to fall in love with your job? If you answered “yes,” then read on!


To learn more about Dominion Energy’s workplace culture, sustainability efforts, and commitment to DE&I, please see our Sustainability & Corporate Responsibility Report and Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Report.


At this time, Dominion Energy cannot transfer nor sponsor a work visa for this position.



Job Summary

Location:  Akron - Wilbeth, Cleveland, Canton, Youngstown, and Akron-Springside.

This is a UNION internship. Applicants will be exposed to union tasks and processes. 

There is no relocation or housing assistance provided for this opportunity. 

Dominion Energy Ohio is looking to fill 6 Union Internship positions in Cleveland, Akron, Canton, Youngstown, and Akron-Springside. The successful candidate will work on a short assignment in any of our departments that are represented by UWUA – Local G-555. This includes but is not limited to the Gas Operations departments, Field Metering Service, Construction & Maintenance, Corrosion/Leak Detection, Design/Construction and Gas Measurement and Regulation. The successful candidate will observe and assist with basic tasks; assignments may include lifting, bending and physical work including but not limited to hand digging, wrenching, etc. under the guidance of our Field Technicians to gain exposure to the overall gas field and pipeline operations.

Our Akron Springside intern will work under the guidance of our Engineering Technicians to gain exposure to our pipeline design projects. They will work in AutoCAD and other systems to understand projects from inception to completion.

Please state your cumulative GPA on your resume and if you meet any of the following requirements and preferences.

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience

  • Must be 17 years of age or older.

  • Minimum GPA of 2.5

  • Must have a valid driver’s license and may be required to use a company and/or personal vehicle for Company business.

  • Must have a high school diploma or GED by spring 2024 and be enrolled in a vocational or technical training program or related discipline with intent to obtain diploma/certification; or enrolled in a 2-year or 4-year degree program at the time of application.

  • Ability to work outdoors in extreme weather conditions.

  • Good computer, math and communication skills (written and verbal)

  • Must have acceptable work (if applicable) and attendance record.

  • AutoCAD experience for the Springside position only.


  • Previous Military experience

  • Experience operating heavy equipment is a plus.

  • Trades and/or Craft Work Experience (e.g., mechanical, electrical, HVAC, carpentry, residential/commercial construction, pipefitting)

  • Good customer service skills

  • Positive verbal and written communications skills

*This is a DOT safety sensitive position that is subject to pre-employment and ongoing drug screening.

Education Requirements

  • Must have a high school diploma or GED by Spring 2024 and be enrolled in a vocational or technical training program or related discipline with intent to obtain diploma/certification; or enrolled in a 2-year or 4-year degree program at the time of application.
  • Must have a GPA of 2.5 or greater.

Licenses, Certifications, or Quals Description

Must have and maintain a valid driver's license

Working Conditions

Other Working Conditions

Test Description

No Testing Required


Export Control

Certain positions at Dominion Energy may involve access to information and technology subject to export controls under U.S. law.  Compliance with these export controls may result in Dominion Energy 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.

Dominion Energy is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to a diverse workforce. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected veteran or disabled status.  

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Nearest Major Market: Akron
Nearest Secondary Market: Cleveland

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