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Corrosion Technician

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Job Summary

This is the first level of a two level job series. This role:

  • Performs tests, repairs and maintenance related to pipeline corrosion.
  • Inspects and tests facilities and equipment to identify existing and potential corrosion problems.
  • Recommends course of action to eliminate or retard corrosion activity.
  • Installs and inspects cathodic protection equipment.
  • Repairs, replaces and services corrosion equipment components.
  • Identifies outside currents negatively affecting company operations and initiates corrective steps.
  • Performs leak and odorant tests.
  • Monitors advancements related to corrosion technology, practices, techniques and regulations.
  • Maintains interactive work relationship with Specialists and Engineers to accurately and effectively complete job responsibilities.
  • Directs and supports contractors to complete evaluations and reports and to develop mitigation measures to effectively address deficiencies in the cathodic protection systems.
Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience

Candidate should possess the following:

  • Knowledge of corrosion control and electrical principles.
  • Knowledge of DOT regulations related to corrosion, odorant, leak testing and record keeping.
  • Ability to use and maintain corrosion testing and cathodic protection equipment.
  • Ability to define problems, collect data and draw valid conclusions.
  • Ability to work independently.Ability to operate diagnostic testing equipment.
  • Ability to interpret maps, plans and blueprints to locate pipeline facilities.
  • Ability to communicate effectively, speak persuasively and develop rapport.
  • Ability to operate personal computer and utilize software packages.Ability to work effectively in inclement weather conditions.

Qualified Candidates will possess the following:

  • Miniumum of 2 years corrosion control and cathodic protection experience OR 3 or more years of natural gas field experience
  • Ability to walk several miles a day on various terrain and in various weather conditions, climb a ladder and lift 50lbs.

Other preferred knowledge, skills, and abilities include the following:

  • Three years corrosion technician experience in related industry preferred.
  • NACE I certification - If candidate does not have NACE I certification, they will be required to obtain NACE Level I within one year of hire.

The Company is actively seeking United States military veterans who meet the qualifications outlined above.

Education Requirements
Education Level: Degree or an equivalent combination of education and demonstrated related experience may be accepted in lieu of preferred level of education: Associate , Other Education: technical
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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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
·18 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: Charleston

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