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Gas Measurement Specialist

Date: Nov 19, 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.

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


Job Summary

Dominion Energy Transmission, Inc. is seeking a Gas Measurement Specialist for our Leesburg Station in Leesburg, VA.  


You will perform all duties related to natural gas measurement and regulation for LDC's.  Specifically, you will install, operate, maintain, calibrate, test and repair gas measurement and regulation equipment, as well as use orifice meter gauges and tubes, recording thermometers, pressure gauges, transducers, chromatographs, and flow controlling and pressure regulating equipment.  Assist in the solution of problems pertaining to gas measurement and regulation; install gauge lines and piping to instruments, meters, and other gas measurement equipment; prepare and maintain records and reports; make minor repairs to equipment used in the performance of assigned duties, Keep the equipment in safe and proper working condition in accordance with established corporate policies and/or governmental rules and promote good customer and public relations.

***This position pays an hourly rate of $32.50***

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience

You must demonstrate via resume or cover letter that you have met the following Required Basic Qualifications:

1.  Minimum 1 year combined related gas industry experience, relevant military experience or other related experience. (i.e. oil, steam, HVAC, plumbing, propane, gas boiler/furnace)

2. Must live within 50 miles of Leesburg Station.


Additional Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

1.  Ability to operate various electronic and pneumatic devices such as flow controlling and pressure regulating equipment, orifice gauges and tubes, recording thermometers, pressure gauges, chromatographs, and testers, transducers, provers, chromatograph, computers, etc.); ability to install gauge lines and piping.

2.  Ability to understand and comply with all safety procedures and wear personal protective equipment;

3.  Instrumentation and control experience a plus.

Education Requirements

Required:   High school diploma or equivalent

Working Conditions

Test Description

Must pass Aptitude Testing, Gas Measurement Orientation Testing and Gas Measurement Final Test after six (6) months of  Gas Measurement Training.


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.  


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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