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Intern - Drafter (Substation Standards) - Fall 22 or Spring 23 Part-Time

Date: Sep 8, 2022

Location: Cayce, SC, US, 29033

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!

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

Successful candidates who are 50 miles or more from the assigned work location, may be eligible for a one-time housing stipend.
 

Job Summary

The Drafting Group is responsible for producing drawings and data that clearly depict the physical transmission and distribution substation infrastructure, as well as the engineering parameters that support their design. This is a support role that operates under limited supervision. This position will use AutoCAD to develop structural and electrical drawings needed to build electric substations.
RESPONSIBILITIES
Dominion is currently seeking an Intern Draftsman for the Substation Standards Department (Transmission Operations Center – Cayce, SC). The Intern Draftsman will work with personnel in the Substation Engineering Department.   Substation Engineering Department is comprised of engineers, technicians, and drafting personnel engaged in the engineering and design of electric substations. This position produces drawings and data that clearly and accurately depict the physical transmission and distribution substation infrastructure, as well as the engineering parameters that support their design. This position is responsible for providing drafting services that support engineering and design requirements. Drafting services include preparation of detailed system, equipment or component drawings; as-built drawings; electronic drawing and document control; and drawing revisions. This position requires use of manual and electronic drafting tools. Drafting personnel must be familiar with a computer and associated software, such as AutoCAD, Microsoft Windows and Excel.
QUALIFICATIONS
The successful candidate will have demonstrated proficiency with a computer and associated drafting software, such as Windows and AutoCAD, as well as the use of electronic drafting tools. The candidate must also be able to collaborate with varied disciplines both internally and externally as well as operate within the company's team environment. This requires working closely with designers and other draftspersons to produce engineering drawings. The ability to produce drawings from designer notes and sketches is required.

Hourly Rate: $19.40
Candidate must live within a reasonable daily commuting distance to the Dominion Energy South Carolina Transmission Operation Center in Cayce, SC.
Full time working in the office. Candidate must be willing to adhere to Covid safety protocols.
Work Hours: Daily work hours are to be coordinated with the Drafting Supervisor to not conflict with candidate’s class schedule.

Interview Process (Subject to Change)
- Virtual Interview
- 1-hour skills assessment at the Dominion Energy South Carolina Transmission Operation Center in Cayce, SC. Candidates will be assessed on the required skills listed in the Skills Needed and Job Description.

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience

Skills Needed:
1. The Intern Draftsman will have demonstrated proficiency with a computer and associated drafting software, such as Windows and AutoCAD, as well as the use of electronic drafting tools.
2. The Intern Draftsman must also be able to collaborate with varied disciplines both internally and externally as well as operate within the company's team environment. This requires working closely with designers and other draftspersons to produce engineering drawings.

 

Preferred Skills:
1. Experience with AutoCAD 2020
2. The ability to produce drawings from designer notes and sketches.
3. Electrical Technician background.

 

Education Requirements

Education and certifications/licensures required:

1. Must have (or working to obtain) a certificate in AutoCAD.
2. Must be a second year Associate degree student in a technical field with an emphasis on computer aided design applications such as AutoCAD

 

Licenses, Certifications, or Quals Description

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 Secondary Market: South Carolina

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