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Chemist I/II

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

 

Job Summary

We are seeking an entry or mid-level Chemist to join the team at Greensville County Power Station in Greensville County, Virginia.  Motivated, energetic candidates are encouraged to apply to this hands-on position.

 

Greensville Power Station is a gas fired combined power station that has been generating electricity since 2018 and has a net generating capacity of approximately 1,600 Megawatts.  The Greensville County site is located between Lawrenceville and Emporia, VA on US 58.

 

The position will be filled at the level commensurate with the successful candidate's education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities.


This position may offer a relocation package to the qualified candidate who meets relocation guidelines.

 

Chemist I
Performs routine sampling, analysis, and documentation of water, fuel, chemical, or environmental chemistry samples. Analyzes routine, daily samples for compliance with regulations, or with company and station standards. Analyzes and monitors data for obvious implications, and evaluates to develop recommendations or reports for supervision. Maintains and calibrates laboratory equipment and supplies. Provides analytical chemistry support for special projects or tasks. Maintains laboratory data and logs. Conducts chemical and physical lab or field tests. Perform other duties as requested or assigned.

 

Chemist II

Performs sampling, analysis and reporting and recording of water, fuel, chemical, or environmental chemistry samples. Coordinates with operations, field and department staff to discuss implications of results of analysis. Ensures quality and compliance of laboratory and sampling procedures, and recommends operating guidelines to improve production quality. Consults with other departments and provides advice on chemistry problems. Analyzes samples, monitors chemical quality of operating systems and cycles, fuel, wastes, etc., and/or conducts study audits with results and recommendations to management. Maintains quality control assurance program for lab methods, ensures equipment calibration, and verifies documentation. Performs studies. and prepares reports and recommendations, for design or process changes. Coordinates with company and station personnel, providing technical support and analysis, to assist in plant equipment maintenance, or to improve company operations. Develops laboratory analysis procedures for training other employees. Reviews data and reports, provides analyses and maintains computer information accuracy. Orders and tracks all lab chemicals and equipment. May perform maintenance, calibrations, and troubleshooting of advanced analytical instrumentation and/or train other staff.  Perform other duties as requested or assigned.


The company is actively seeking United States military veterans and service members who meet the qualifications outlined below.
 

 

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience

 

Chemist I
0-2 years of related chemistry experience and a bachelor degree or equivalent combination of education and demonstrated directly related experience.


Additional KSA’s
Basic knowledge of analytical chemistry, laboratory concepts, and laboratory techniques. Basic knowledge of environmental regulations. Basic knowledge of computer applications.

 

Chemist II

3-4 years of related chemistry experience and a bachelor degree or equivalent combination of education and demonstrated directly related experience.

 

Additional KSA’s
Full knowledge of analytical chemistry, laboratory concepts, and laboratory techniques. Full knowledge of environmental regulations. Basic knowledge of computer applications. Basic knowledge of company operations. Analytical and deductive reasoning skills. Laboratory skills. Communication skills. Technical writing skills. Instrumentation skills. Mathematical skills. Ability to troubleshoot and solve equipment or process problems. Ability to conduct site inspections or walkdowns.

 

Both levels

Military service members and veterans with ranks from E3-E5, W1-W2, or O1-O3, plus appropriate equivalent combination of education and years of experience as outlined above.

 

Note: A partial year of related work experience of 6 months or greater will  count as one year toward the qualifications.

         A Master's Degree will count as one year towards the years of experience.

Education Requirements

Bachelor Degree or an equivalent combination of education and demonstrated related experience may be accepted in lieu of preferred level of education
Preferred Disciplines: Chemistry or related 

Licenses, Certifications, or Quals Description

Working Conditions

Dust / Grease / Oil 76-100%
Fumes 76-100%
Loud Noise 76-100%
Office Work Environment 76 -100%
Operating Machinery 76-100%
Travel 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 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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Top 3 Reasons to Work at Dominion Energy

1. Great Work Life Balance
2. Generous Pay and Benefits
3. Collaborative & Inclusive Culture

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.
 
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·21,000 employees
·Headquarters: Richmond, VA
·16 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: Richmond

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