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Coord Electric Distribution Design (Alexandria)

Date: Jan 25, 2023

Location: ALEXANDRIA, VA, US, 22305

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! 

Groups using the 3-2 schedule:

We offer a hybrid 3-2 work schedule (three days in the office, two days of teleworking) to accommodate the need for flexibility.

Groups using the week on, week off schedule:

We offer a hybrid work schedule (one week in the office, one week of teleworking) to accommodate the need for flexibility.



Job Summary

This role coordinates electric distribution project design and designer training activities in a designated area. Monitors design workload and assigns new projects accordingly. Provides design and project management direction to designers, craft and contractor personnel. Assists with training requirements for new employees and monitors training progression. Monitors new and developing processes and assures area of responsibility is current by utilizing current approved best practices. Acts as liaison between Construction, Operations, Design and other departments. Provides mentoring, guidance, and relevant project assignments for less experienced designers. Provides feedback to Supervisor for performance assessments. Capable of performing all Customer Projects Designer III duties. Resolves customer inquiries and complaints related to design, right of way and cost issues. Has extensive experience in complex design, and ensures projects are in compliance with company policies, through mentoring, project reviews and project approval. Prepares and designs complex construction projects and assists Customer Projects Designers with complex design and cost estimates. Typically assumes supervisor's role in his or her absence. Fills patrol manager or patroller role during emergency service restoration as needed. Capable of utilizing electronic damage assessment tool to provide data for restoration analysis and customer communication.

Perform other duties as requested or assigned.

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience

  • Required:  4+ years of directly related experience with a preferred Bachelor degree (Or 6+ years of directly related experience with an Associate degree; Or 8+ years of directly related experience with a high school diploma or equivalent degree
  • Required: Graduate of the customer projects designer development program.
  • Full knowledge of distribution facility design requirements.
  • Working knowledge of mainframe/personal computer applications, extensive design requirements and company policies and procedures.
  • Skills: leadership, interpersonal, decision making, effective verbal and written communication, extensive design procedures, scheduling/time management, project management, negotiation, problem solving.
  • Abilities: adaptability, deal effectively with customers, make effective decisions, physical attributes to perform essential functions - walking, climbing, stooping, bending and prolonged standing.

Education Requirements

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

Disciplines: Preferred: Business,Engineering,Engineering Technology,Liberal Arts

Other disciplines may be substituted for the preferred discipline(s) listed above.

Licenses, Certifications, or Quals Description

Required: Notary Public and Graduate of Customer Projects Designer Development Program

Working Conditions

Cold Up to 25%
Office Work Environment 76 -100%
Outdoors Up to 25%
Travel Up to 25%
Heat Up to 25%

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

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: Alexandria
Nearest Secondary Market: Washington DC

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