Share this Job

Field/Dist Worker less than 1 Yr

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.


Job Summary

Dominion Energy-WV (Hope Gas Inc.) is seeking a Field Distribution Worker for our Ben's Run City Plant located in Friendly, WV.


*The Field Distribution Worker will perform skilled duties and operate equipment related to the operation, maintenance and installation of a natural gas piping system and natural gas facilities.

*They will also assist in the construction, operation and maintenance of a gas distribution, transportation or production system.

*They will perform ditch digging, backfilling, carrying tools and materials connected with the job, as well as meter reading.

*These duties will be performed either individually or as a member of a crew.


The typical work schedule is Monday through Friday, 7:30am to 4:00pm, with occasional overtime.  Some extended days required for emergencies and opportunity for some possible weekend overtime.

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience


Six months documented experience in any one or combination of the following:  natural gas field work, pipeline work, construction, excavation, laborer or line locating

Must possess and maintain a valid driver's license   

Must be able to operate a 90 lb jackhammer

Must be agile and able to walk up to 10 miles per day on variable pipeline terrain (hills, steep slopes, streams, rock, brush, wood areas, etc.) and have the ability to operate various types of equipment (e.g., handheld reading device, wrenches and tools, etc.) weighing up to 50 lbs.

Ability to load and carry equipment (5-90 lbs.) to site (0-2) miles away

Must be able to and expected to respond to emergency call out and work overtime

Must be able to work in ALL weather conditions


Other Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

Ability to work independently and as a crew member

Ability to understand and comply with all safety rules, practices and policies

Documented computer experience


Preferences :

Previous natural gas and/or oil industry experience

Experience operating a backhoe

Education Requirements

Education Required:  High school diploma or GED

Working Conditions
Test Description

Aptitude 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


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!

·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

Job Segment: Pipeline, Labor, Laborer, Energy, Engineering, Operations