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Nuclear Chemistry Technician

Job Specific Information                                   

Job Title:   Nuclear Chemistry Technician 
Location VCS Unit 1 
  JenkinsvilleSC 29065 
Business Unit Dominion Energy South Carolina 
Operating Group Nuclear 
Hiring Manager Kennith Todd Ellison
Recruiter Melanie Dawn Leone
HRBP ​Dana L Roberts​​

This posting closes on January 25, 2021.

Our internal posting policy requires that you have been in your current position (same title, department, and location) for at least 12 months**, or that you have obtained approval from your current supervisor/manager to apply for this position. (**Please note that employees in Customer Project Designer I roles must complete their 2-year training program.  Customer Account Specialists I and II must have at least 2 years in Customer Account Management. Member Account Specialist I and II must complete their 2-year training program).

By applying to this position, I certify that I meet these requirements.

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

This position does not offer relocation assistance.

General Statement

The Company is actively seeking United States military veterans and service members who meet the qualification below.

Job Summary

This position reports to a Chemistry Supervisor and is responsible for the following::

  •  Monitoring and controlling system chemistry to verify compliance with system limits for various plant water systems. 
  • Performs various laboratory technician activities such as analysis, equipment calibrations, quality control checks and operates the Water Treatment Plant. 
  • Analytical and technical skills needed to review quantitative data, apply logic and reason and draw appropriate conclusions about findings. 
  • Must qualify as a HazMat responder and maintain required Environmental System Operator license.

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience

  • The individual should have a minimum of three years chemistry job related work experience. 
  • The preferred candidate will have a minimum of three years chemistry job related work experience and/or possess a bachelor's degree in an ABET accredited degree program with a major in chemistry, biology, or a related field.
  • The individual must be capable of obtaining South Carolina Environmental Systems Operators licenses (C Water, C Physical and Chemical Wastewater and Biological Waste Water) within two years. 
  • The candidate must be able to wear respiratory protection equipment, lift heavy objects up to fifty pounds and work shift work as necessary to perform job functions

Education Requirements

A diploma from a high school accredited by an organization that is recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation or one of the entities recognized by the U.S. Department of Education or GED, and at least one year of college level Chemistry or Biology courses or equivalent training is required.

Licenses, Certifications, or Quals Description

North Anna/Surry must meet ANS 3.1 12/79 (Sections 4.5.2, 5.3.4, and 5.4)Millstone must meet ANSI N18.1-1971, Section 4.5.2

Working Conditions

Cold 26-50%
Loud Noise 26-50%
Office Work Environment 51-75%
Operating Machinery 26-50%
Outdoors 26-50%
Travel Up to 25%

Other Working Conditions

Test Description

This job requires recommended test results from the EEI Technician (TECH) aptitude test, administered on site during the pre-employment process. To view the practice test, cut and paste the following URL in your browser,


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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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.
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·21,000 employees
·Headquarters: Richmond, VA
·16 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: Columbia
Nearest Secondary Market: South Carolina

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