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Field Operator I

Date: Jan 10, 2019

Location: LAYMAN, WY, US, 82937

Company: Dominion Energy

Nearly 7.5 million customers in 18 states energize their homes and businesses with electricity or natural gas from Dominion Energy (NYSE: D), headquartered in Richmond, Va. The company is committed to sustainable, reliable, affordable, and safe energy and is one of the nation's largest producers and transporters of energy with about $100 billion of assets providing electric generation, transmission and distribution, as well as natural gas storage, transmission, distribution, and import/export services.

As one of the nation's leading solar operators, the company intends to reduce its carbon intensity 60 percent by 2030. Through its Dominion Energy Charitable Foundation, as well as EnergyShare and other programs, Dominion Energy contributed more than $30 million in 2018 to community causes throughout its footprint and beyond. Please visit, to learn more.

Diversity is linked to every aspect of our business to include how we attract, develop and retain our future talent. An inclusive environment encourages the coming together of different talents, thoughts and energies. The company’s commitment to employing military veterans through the Troops to Energy Jobs program is one way we are able to ensure workforce diversity.


This position is located in Lyman, Wyoming.

This position is not eligible for relocation assistance.


Job Summary

Under the direction of a supervisor or qualified employee:

  • Installs, maintains, and operates pipelines and pipeline facilities, such as compressors, gas dehydrators, separators, line heaters, wellheads, tankage, product loading facilities, pressure regulators, gas quality and measurement equipment, and other natural gas, transportation-related equipment.
  • Ensures pipeline and facilities are protected against damage from outside forces.
  • Locates pipelines and associated equipment prior to, and during, excavation.
  • Maintains accurate field records and reports for all equipment in work area. Under the direction of a supervisor or qualified employee, installs new equipment.
  • Assists in compliance with all codes, standards, and permits regarding operation and maintenance of systems and facilities.
  • Participates in process improvements, and solves problems effectively, as part of a team.
  • Perform other duties as requested or assigned.






Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience

  • 0-2 years related experience.
  • Knowledge of, and ability to effectively use, modern technology, including laptop computers, desktop computers, smart phones, email, word processing, and online tools.
  • Must have a valid drivers’ license and acceptable driving record.
  • Required to participate in random drug and/or alcohol testing, with satisfactory results, subject to Department of Transportation (DOT) and company requirements.
  • Required to wear appropriate personal protective equipment and comply with OSHA-required testing.
  • Must become DOT operator-qualified.
  • Ability to develop knowledge and effectively follow company procedures, practices, regulations, requirements, and policies.
  • Ability to develop knowledge of mechanical equipment used in the job, such as compressors, dehydrators, and separators.
  • Ability to implement proper and safe use of hand tools and maintenance tools.
  • Ability to communicate effectively, verbally and in writing.
  • Ability to prioritize work effectively, and to make correct decisions under diverse circumstances.
  • Ability to work independently, and within a diverse team.
  • Ability to handle stressful and emergency situations, requiring the use of sight, hearing, and smell to safely navigate the workplace environment.
  • May be required to obtain and maintain medical clearance, to operate DOT-regulated vehicles
  • When working the "On Call" shift, must be able to report to the Bridger Valley location within 30 minutes.

Education Requirements

 High School Graduate; GED


Working Conditions

Office Work Environment Up to 25%

Outdoors 26-50%

Travel 26-50%

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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