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Mechanic-I & C-Appr

Date: Aug 5, 2022

Location: Eastover, SC, US, 29044

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.

This position does not offer relocation assistance. 

Job Summary

Dominion Energy South Carolina ; Wateree Steam Plant located in Eastover, South Carolina has an opening for a Mechanic Instrumentation & Controls Apprentice. 

This position is responsible for assisting in maintaining, installing, troubleshooting, repairing electrical and instrumentation equipment associates with an electric generating station including Programmable logic controllers, VFD's, motors, controllers, Smart field devices, and Emerson DCS controls. Participates in the planning and execution of minor and major shutdowns. Provides technical and hands on support during shutdowns. Provides hands on support to resolve instrument and electrical problems as they occur.

  • Participates in the planning and execution of minor and major shutdowns. Provides technical and hands on support during shutdowns.
  • Provides hands on support to resolve instrument and electrical problems as they occur.

 

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

  •  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/below).

 

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience

  • 2-4 years previous work experience in area of instrumentation and Control with working knowledge of Emerson Ovation Controls Technology is preferred.
  • Requires and is subject to overtime and unscheduled callout work after hours, on weekends and holidays.
  • Must be able to occasionally work outdoors and during inclement weather, standing for prolonged periods of time and some heavy lifting. 

Education Requirements

Completion of high school or equivalent (i.e., GED) is required.

Associate Degree in Industrial Electrical Maintenance or Instrumentation and Control (preferred).

 

Test Description

This job requires recommended test results from the EEI Power Plant Maintenance Selection System (MASS) aptitude test, administered on site during the pre-employment process. To view the practice test, cut and paste the following URL in your browser, https://careers.dominionenergy.com/content/Pre-Employment-Testing/

 

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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