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Telecommunications Technician (Measurement, Controls & Communications)

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!


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.

 Relocation Assistance is offered if needed for the successful candidate. 


This position is posted at Dorchester Compressor Station and SC-Greystone.

Job Summary

This role installs, tests, maintains and repairs equipment (electronic gas measurement, telemetering, microwave radio, satellite equipment, chromatographs, etc.) to facilitate effective telecommunication, gas measurement and remote control operations.

  • Directs and participates in installation of telecommunications equipment.
  • Inspects, repairs and calibrates equipment. Interprets and implements gas measurement and SCADA device installation specifications.
  • Performs design, programming, installation and operation of electronic gas measurement and control systems.
  • Inspects and tests facilities and equipment to identify malfunctions.
  • Troubleshoots problems, replaces equipment/components and repairs, calibrates and maintains equipment.
  • Ensures installations and equipment comply with regulations. May train MCandC Technician Trainees.
  • May supervise MCandC projects.
  • Maintains interactive work relationship with Gas Measurement personnel, Specialists and Engineers to accurately and effectively complete job responsibilities.
  • This position must be able to report to Dorechester Compressor Station within 45 minutes.
  • This position is on call rotating nights and weekends.
Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience

2 + years electronics experience and/or measurement/control/communications.  

  • Knowledge of current electronic, radio, digital and remote control theory.
  • Knowledge of regulations and standards (FCC, FAA, AGA, API, NEC, etc.)
  • Ability to carry equipment and parts (50 - 100 pounds) from vehicle to work site, possibly over rough terrain.
  • Ability to interpret installation manuals, technical instructions, wiring diagrams and blueprints.
  • Ability to prepare technical reports and repair / maintenance records.
  • Ability to perform arithmetic and algebraic calculations.
  • Basic computer and networking skills experience desired.
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, Electronics
Working Conditions
Dust / Grease / Oil 51-75%
Loud Noise 51-75%
Operating Machinery 51-75%
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.


Additional 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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Top 3 Reasons to Work at Dominion Energy

1. Great Work Life Balance
2. Generous Pay and Benefits
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.
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