Date: Jun 19, 2024

Location: NORTH CHARLESTON, SC, US, 29406

Company: Dominion Energy

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 or sponsor a work visa or employment authorization for this position.

This position does not offer relocation assistance. 


Job Summary

The Mechanic-Auto B position is responsible for performing preventative maintenance inspections, handling major and minor repairs to company vehicles and equipment to include but not limited to: service trucks, power operated equipment, backhoes, trailers, etc.; fabricating vehicle and equipment accessories; building and customizing vehicles and equipment with a variety of parts to manufacturer and customer specifications to include but not limited to: wiring components, plumbing hydraulics, fabricating components, drilling and cutting to properly mount components, and interpreting schematics.


This position is located in Charleston, South Carolina.


The schedule for this position will start as day-shift, Monday-Friday, 6 AM - 2:30 PM but will transition to night shift, Monday-Friday, 2 PM - 10 PM once candidate has completed initial training.


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 under Minimum Requirements.

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience

Minimum Requirements (Note: A partial year of related work experience of 6 months or greater will be considered one year towards the qualifications):

  • At least 3 years of experience as an auto, truck and/or heavy equipment mechanic
  • Experience working with power operated equipment required.
  • Must have detailed knowledge of vehicle maintenance schedules, automotive systems, internal combustion engines, vehicle design and composition, and test equipment and proper use of equipment.
  • Must be self-motivated, be able to work independently and as a team member.
  • Must be able to demonstrate ability to work safely and environmentally knowledgeable; bucket or line truck experience and hydraulic experience strongly preferred.
  • Must be able to diagnose and perform major and minor repairs to all systems of internal combustion engines including diesels.
  • Must be able to perform diagnostic activities for electronic computer contracted systems.
  • Must be able to maintain and repair a variety of company power operated equipment.
  • Must be able to bend, squat, crawl, climb, kneel, sit, stand, walk, push/pull, handle objects (manual dexterity), reach above shoulder level, maintain balance, use fine finger movements, and lift or carry loads up to and over 50lbs.


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Knowledge and skills on fiberglass and light body repair a plus.
  • Class A CDL (Tanker and Hazmat endorsements are a plus)
  • ASE certification is a plus
  • Certified Welder is a plus 

Education Requirements

Completion of high school or equivalent (i.e., GED) is required.

Licenses, Certifications, or Quals Description

  • Must have a valid driver's license with a safe driving history.
  • Class A Commercial Drivers License within 6 months of hire/transfer.
  • ASE Certification a Plus.
  • Certified welder a plus.

Working Conditions

Other Working Conditions

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.  

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Nearest Major Market: Charleston South Carolina
Nearest Secondary Market: South Carolina

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