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Draftsperson (B34125)

Date: Nov 14, 2018

Location: BRIDGEPORT, WV, US, 26330

Company: Dominion Energy

Dominion Energy is one of the nation's largest producers and transporters of energy, with a portfolio of approximately 25,700 megawatts of generation, 14,400 miles of natural gas transmission, gathering and storage pipeline, and 6,500 miles of electric transmission lines. Dominion Energy operates one of the nation's largest natural gas storage systems with 1 trillion cubic feet of storage capacity and serves more than 6 million utility and retail energy customers.


Our company is built on a proud legacy of public service, innovation and community involvement. In addition to our core energy production, transportation and storage businesses, we invest in communities where we live and work and by practicing responsible environmental stewardship wherever we operate.


Diversity is linked to every aspect of our business to include how we attract, develop and retain our future talent. An inclusive environment encourages the coming together of different talents, thoughts and energies. The company’s commitment to employing military veterans through the Troops to Energy Jobs program is one way we are able to ensure workforce diversity.

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


Job Summary

Dominion  Energy Transmission, Inc.  is seeking an entry level Draftsperson at our White Oaks General Office Building located in Bridgeport, WV.

As our entry level Draftsperson you will perform various routine drafting activities, copying plans and drawings; preparing simple sketches, graphs and charts; assisting in engineering calculations and various phases of related field work; updating our geographic information system (GIS).

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience

You must demonstrate via resume or cover letter that you have met the following Required Basic Qualifications:

Minimum 2 years experience in mechanical drafting using AutoCad 2013 or later.


Candidates with prior mapping (GIS), drafting of natural gas facilities and formal drafting education are strongly preferred.


Additional Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities:

1. Ability to interpret drawings and records and input information into mapping (GIS) system.

2. Experience operating a personal computer and CAD software.



1. Experience in natural gas manual or CAD drafting.

2. Experience in GIS (i.e., ESRI, Smallworld) 

Education Requirements

Required: High School Graduate or Equivalent.

Preferred: Associate Degree in Design, Drafting, or GIS. 

Working Conditions

Test Description

Must pass Clerical Aptitude, Windows & Excel and a Draftsperson Handwritten and a Draftsperson Hands-On Test.


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.  


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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