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Natural Gas Technician/Utilityworker (Questar)

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! 


Job Summary

Under the direction of a supervisor, or qualified employee, constructs, installs, and maintains gas distribution pipe lines and associated equipment. Operates equipment related to gas line installation and maintenance, including backhoe, dump truck, pavement breakers and other equipment. Works with gas customers to resolve gas-related concerns. Responds to emergency calls, including gas leaks, fires, broken gas lines, and evacuations. Locates gas lines, completes customer turn-on and turn-off orders, and adjusts new and existing gas appliances for customers to ensure safe, effective and efficient gas usage. Accurately completes job-related paperwork and maintains accurate records and reports. Participates in process improvements and effectively solves problems as a team.


Perform other duties as requested or assigned.

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience

The basic knowledge, skills, abilities and experiences that are required for entry into this job include the following:

Experience:  0-1 years related experience. Directly related experience may include construction, HVAC, plumbing, electrical, and other similar fields.

Knowledge: Basic tools and materials used for repairs, maintenance and construction;

Abilities: Communicate effectively orally and in writing; read and understand basic maps; interface effectively with customers and other company personnel; comprehend and apply basic math to add, subtract, multiply and divide;

Physical Requirements: smell and detect burning materials, natural gas, hazardous substances such as solvents and toxic substances found in hazardous wastes; lift up to 100 pounds; twist; bend; kneel and work in tight spaces.

After accepting this role, but prior to hire, the successful applicant will be required to successfully pass physical skills assessment, company and DOT drug test, and DOT medical evaluation.


The company is actively seeking United States military veterans and service members who meet the qualifications outlined below.

Military service members and veterans with ranks from E3-E5, W1-W2, or O1-O3  plus appropriate equivalent combination of education and years of experience as outlined (above / below)

Education Requirements

Required degree (equivalency not accepted in lieu of required degree):

High School Diploma or GED

Preferred Discipline(s): NA

Other disciplines may be substituted for the preferred discipline(s) listed above.

Licenses, Certifications, or Quals Description

Working Conditions

Cold 51-75%
Heat 51-75%
Radiation 51-75%
Fumes 76-100%
Outdoors 76-100%
Travel 76- 100%
Office Work Environment Up to 25%

Other Working Conditions

Required to work on call, rotating shifts, overtime, weekends and holidays. Requires working in extreme cold or hot temperatures.  Requires working on uneven or slippery surfaces.  Some areas involve a 4/10-hour day work week.  Involves work around live gas.  Exposure to non-ionizing radiation from welding, flashes and sunburns.  May involve close eye contact work. May require long periods of standing or walking.  Out-of-town work and overnight stays will be required in some departments.

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.  

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

Top 3 Reasons to Work at Dominion Energy

There are many reasons to work at Dominion Energy, but below are the top three employees have shared with us. Click on each of the links to learn more!

1. Safety Centric Work Environment
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.
Join us!

·17,000 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

Our Commitment to NetZero by 2050

We’ve cut carbon emissions from our electric generation business by approximately 46% (since 2005) and methane emissions from our natural gas business by 38% (since 2010) — and we're just getting started. By growing wind, solar, and renewable natural gas and pursuing innovative technologies, we expect to achieve net zero emissions by 2050. We’ve also committed to reducing the emissions of our suppliers and customers — so we can all move forward together.

Nearest Major Market: Utah

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