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Construction & Maintenance Helper

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!

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

This position does not offer relocation assistance. 

Job Summary

Enter the Energy industry as a Helper in our Construction & Maintenance Department. We are seeking 1 individual willing to perform physical work safely in an outdoor environment at our Lima location. In this role, you will perform a variety of skilled tasks including maintenance and construction on natural gas pipelines, meters and other equipment associated with a natural gas distribution system serving 1.2 million customers. This position will be assigned individual functions and work as part of a construction & maintenance crew under the direction of a higher classification and/or supervision. In addition, Helpers learn to operate and repair tools and equipment associated with the position, safely perform pipeline-related tasks including leak repair and leak surveys, line locating, pipeline monitoring and the accurate documentation of all pipeline work performed. The position requires driving, operating and maintaining heavy equipment and vehicles. With this position, a Helper must become competent in electronic mapping and learn all compliance required to perform the job duties.

***This position is subject to random drug testing. It also does not offer interview reimbursement or relocation benefits. ***

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience

The successful candidates should have the following (please make sure your resume reflects how you meet the following 'requirements' in order to be considered):

Minimum Requirements:

  • Minimum of High School Diploma or GED
  • Must have a temporary CDL license, instruction permit identification card (TIPIC), at the time of the interview
  • Must obtain a Class A commercial drivers license and all applicable endorsements before the end of the newly hired employees’ 90-working day probation period; the probation period begins the first day of employment
  • Must be willing to work overtime, shifts, call-outs and holidays
  • Ability to work outdoors in extreme weather conditions

 

Preferences:
1) Experience in natural gas, construction and maintenance or excavation, performing fitter operator-type work (strongly prefer at least one year such experience)
2) Experience using leak detection equipment
3) Basic computer knowledge
4) Ability to work in excavated areas, and work with heavy equipment like backhoes, front-end loaders, jackhammers, trenchers, light equipment, tapping equipment, boring equipment, leak detection equipment, etc
5) Have knowledge of or the ability to develop knowledge of, and to comply with, natural gas construction and maintenance procedures and safety regulations
6) Ability to complete the necessary paperwork accurately associated with this position
7) Also have the ability to be able to carry a tool bucket and 75 pound fire extinguisher
8) Physical ability and aptitude to: dig trenches with a shovel; perform pipefitting work and have the ability to operate necessary hand tools

Education Requirements

Requires: Minimum of a High School diploma or GED

Working Conditions
Test Description

Must successfully pass required physical and/or aptitude tests

 

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 dombenefits.com.

 

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.  

 

You can experience the excitement of our company – it's the difference between taking a job and starting a career.

Top 3 Reasons to Apply

1. We Value Team Work
2. Generous Pay and Benefits
3. Safe Work Environment

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!
 

Facts:
·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


Nearest Major Market: Lima
Nearest Secondary Market: Findlay

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