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Welder (B00703)

Date: Dec 4, 2018

Location: NEW HARTFORD, NY, US, 13413

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 currently seeking a Welder for our Utica Station in New Hartford, NY.


As our Welder, you will perform all duties incidental to welding and brazing by means of an oxyacetylene torch and welding rods and electric welding apparatus to fabricate metal objects or to repair broken or damaged metal objects as required in the maintenance and construction of high pressure natural gas pipeline facilities.  You will fabricate complicated pipe and assemblies, high pressure regular and meter hookups, and compressor station piping utilizing blueprints, plans, and specifications; weld pipelines and fabricate drips, meter runs, etc.; operate various hand tools and associated shop equipment; prepare records and reports; make minor repairs to equipment used in the performance of assigned duties, keeping the equipment in safe and proper working condition; and you may direct other employees in the performance of assigned duties. This position may perform other duties as required.

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience


1.  One year documented downhill welding experience (to be considered, your resume MUST denote this experience).

2.  Documented basic computer experience (ex. email, internet, time entry etc.)

3.  Must possess a valid driver's license and operate a company vehicle.  




1.  Minimum 6 months natural gas pipeline welding experience

2.  Previous experience with API 1104 downhill welding. 


Additional Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

1.  Candidates must possess the ability to analyze problems, collect accurate data and draw valid conclusions. 

2.  You must also have the ability to work independently and as a crew member. 

3.  Must qualify for and maintain Dominion Welding Qualification Card API 1104.

Education Requirements

High School Diploma or GED

Working Conditions

Test Description

Aptitude Test and Hands-on Welding Test API 1104.


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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Nearest Major Market: Utica

Job Segment: Pipeline, Energy