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Engineering Technician - Corrosion

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!



 

Job Summary

Dominion Energy is seeking to hire Engineering Technician(s). The successful candidate should have a demonstrated ability to effectively communicate with customers, contractors, public officials and company personnel.  Must be willing to work indoors on corrosion project design, records research and updates.  Could involve outdoor work inspecting remediation projects, locating gas lines, corrosion activities, close interval surveys, etc.  Requires the ability to: perceive, analyze and resolve problems; work independently and in a team environment.

 

In addition to performing other Engineering duties that may be assigned, this role performs tests, repairs and maintenance related to pipeline corrosion. Inspects and tests facilities and equipment to identify existing and potential corrosion problems. Researches, designs and 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 that could affect company operations, and initiates corrective steps. Maintains interactive work relationship with other Technicians and Contractors to accurately and effectively complete job responsibilities. Directs and supports contractors to complete pipe to soil readings, remediation measures in the cathodic protection systems and other related functions. Maintains both paper and electronic documents as they apply to corrosion control activities.

 

**This position does not offer relocation assistance**

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience

Required (please make sure you include how you meet this requirement on your resume):

  • Must have an understanding of electricity and electronics to include: circuits, terminology, and electrical components.
  • Applicant must have and maintain a valid vehicle operator’s license.
  • May be required to use a personal vehicle for Company business use.
  • Requires good personal computer skills and working knowledge of company used programs (ex: Microsoft Word and Excel; etc.) are required
  • Must have High School diploma or equivalent
  • Must be willing to travel out of his or her normally assigned work area and work overtime as required. Occasional overnight stays may be required.

 

Other Skills:

  • Successful applicant will possess NACE Level I certification or the ability to successfully complete NACE Level I certification within 18 months of obtaining the position. The Company will provide a maximum of two (2) training sessions and on-the-job training to prepare the employee for certification.
  • Knowledge of GIS and Mechanical aptitude in machinery is a plus but not required. 
  • Good math organizational and communication (oral and written) skills. 
  • Dominion will provide additional training in cathodic protection systems and corrosion fundamentals. 
  • Training for this position will include, but is not limited to classroom and on the job training. 
  • Construction experience.
  • Ability to work outside in varying weather conditions.

Experience, education or course work in the following is preferred but not required: Electrician, Electronics Engineering Technology, Construction, Engineering or related experience.

Education Requirements

High School diploma or equivalent

Must have a valid driver’s license

Working Conditions

Cold Up to 25%

Energized Wires Up to 25%

Fumes Up to 25%

Heat Up to 25%

Loud Noise Up to 25%

Office Work Environment 76 -100%

Operating Machinery Up to 25%

Outdoors Up to 25%

Radiation Up to 25%

Test Description

Engineering Corrosion Assessment

 

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.  

 

You can experience the excitement of our company – it's the difference between taking a job and starting a career.

Top 3 Reasons to Apply

1. We Value Team Work
2. Generous Pay and Benefits
3. Safe Work Environment

About Dominion Energy

I am your warm cup of coffee in the morning and I light your home at night. I am the cool breeze from your A/C on the hottest day in summer, and the red coil that heats your soup pot on a frigid winter’s day. I am sustainable, reliable and affordable.
 
I am not just any energy… I am Dominion Energy.
 
We're transforming the way we do business to build a more sustainable future for the planet, our customers, our team and our industry.  We're shaping the future of energy in America.
 
Join us!
 

Facts:
·21,000 employees
·Headquarters: Richmond, VA
·18 states in the US
·100 billion of assets
·Nearly $35 million in charitable contributions
·100,000+ volunteer hours recorded in the community


Nearest Major Market: Cleveland

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