Intern - Instrument Tech Power Generation

Date: Nov 25, 2023

Location: EMPORIA, VA, US, 23847

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!


To learn more about Dominion Energy’s workplace culture, sustainability efforts, and commitment to DE&I, please see our Sustainability & Corporate Responsibility Report and Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Report.


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



Job Summary

The successful candidate intern in this position will be involved throughout their time at the station in improving safety, environmental and cyber compliance, and reliability. The Instrument Technician Intern will assist station technicians in:

Monitoring plant instrumentation and control equipment

Respond to instrument maintenance needs

Review emissions equipment for accuracy

Other duties as assigned.

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience

Basic understanding voltage, current, resistance, pressure transmitters, temperature measurement devices, etc. The successful candidate does not need to have professional experience with transmitters but should be ready to learn how to calibrate and set up instrumentation in both a lab and field setting.

Basic computer skills including Microsoft Office products

Previous work in an office and plant environments preferred

Education Requirements

Associate Technology degree or related

GPA  ≥ 2.5 on a 4.0 scale

Expected graduation Winter 24 or later

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

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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