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Land Rights Review Specialist

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

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

This position does not offer relocation assistance. 

Job Summary

This role within the Electric Transmission Right of Way team will be responsible for the following:

  • Complete reviews/research of Dominion's existing land rights using Dominion's internal systems to determine rights granted, identify issues and determine appropriate resolutions.
  • Conduct title work research at Court Houses and/or equivalent online land records systems.
  • Responsible for editing Dominion’s internal systems including GIS and Dominion’s data management system (ROWAMPS) with corrected or revised land rights data.
  • Assist with peer review of ongoing land rights reviews to ensure accuracy and address issues/gaps as needed.
  • Provides guidance to and assists in training of less experienced employees.
  • Performs other duties as requested or assigned.

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience

  • Must have at least 6 years of experience conducting research of land rights including abstracting and/or running chain of title on land records (Note: a partial year of related work experience of 6 months or greater will be considered one year towards the qualifications)
  • Must have a solid understanding of real estate law concepts, surveying and technical drawings including plats
  • Must have a working knowledge editing data in a GIS system
  • Must have a solid understanding of types of land rights and how to analyze and interpret the agreements (i.e easements, deeds, quitclaims, subordinations, permits etc.)
  • Full knowledge and application of technical drafting
  • Full knowledge and application of real estate principles, surveying and applied mathematics
  • Full knowledge and application of company policies and procedures
  • This position requires to operate a Dominion Energy vehicle or drive a vehicle on behalf of Dominion Energy
  • Skills: manual technical drawing, personal computer operation and applications, good written and verbal communication, interpersonal
  • Abilities: demonstrated abstract and conceptual thinking, perform mathematical/surveying calculations


Note: Military service members and veterans with ranks from E5-E9, W1-CW5, or O1-O3, plus appropriate equivalent combination of education and years of experience as outlined above

Education Requirements

Education Level: Preferred Associate Degree or an equivalent combination of education and demonstrated related experience may be accepted in lieu of preferred level of education. 


Other Education: Drafting and Design, Mechanical Drawing, Electrical Technology

Licenses, Certifications, or Quals Description

Working Conditions

Cold 26-50%
Office Work Environment 51-75%
Outdoors 26-50%

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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1. Great Work Life Balance
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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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·Headquarters: Richmond, VA
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·$100 billion of assets
·Nearly $35 million in charitable contributions
·100,000+ volunteer hours recorded in the community

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