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Corrosion Technician/Senior Corrosion Technician

Date: Nov 26, 2018

Location: LEESBURG, VA, US, 20175

Company: Dominion Energy

Dominion Energy is one of the nation's largest producers and transporters of energy, with a portfolio of approximately 25,700 megawatts of generation, 14,400 miles of natural gas transmission, gathering and storage pipeline, and 6,500 miles of electric transmission lines. Dominion Energy operates one of the nation's largest natural gas storage systems with 1 trillion cubic feet of storage capacity and serves more than 6 million utility and retail energy customers.

 

Our company is built on a proud legacy of public service, innovation and community involvement. In addition to our core energy production, transportation and storage businesses, we invest in communities where we live and work and by practicing responsible environmental stewardship wherever we operate.

 

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.

 

Job Summary

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. This is the first and second level of a two level job series.

Relocation assistance can be provided to the successful eligible candidate.

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience

Corrosion Technician Requirements (Must be shown on resume):

Required: Minimum of 2 years corrosion control and/or cathodic protection with the preferred associate's degree or higher or equivalent years in education.

Required: NACE I certification or the ability to earn the NACE I certification within one year of employment.

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 lead project teams, assume project supervisor role and develop action plans. Ability to work effectively in inclement weather conditions.

Senior Corrosion Technician Requirements (Must be shown on resume):

Required: Minimum of 4 years corrosion control and/or cathodic protection with the preferred associate's degree or higher or equivalent years in education.

Required: NACE II certification

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 lead project teams, assume project supervisor role and develop action plans.Ability to work effectively in inclement weather conditions.

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

Cold 51-75%

Office Work Environment 26-50%

Outdoors 51-75%

Pressurized Lines & Valves 51-75%

Test Description

No Testing Required

 

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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.  

 

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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