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Gas & By-Products Tester

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

Dominion Energy Transmission, Inc. is currently seeking a Gas & By-Products Tester at our Hastings Extraction Plant in Pine Grove, WV. As our Gas & By-Products Tester you will assist in performing analysis of gaseous and volatile liquid mixtures and performing laboratory and field tests as required.  You will perform duties to include:

  1. Assist in performing analyses for the hydrocarbon composition on samples of gaseous and volatile liquid mixtures, using a chromatograph which is especially designed for precise determination of all components.
  1. Assist in performing various laboratory and field tests on different products to determine chemical and physical properties of the products.
  1. Make various tests such as those for specific gravity,- flash and fire points and corrosion.
  1. Prepare records and reports as required, using PC/terminal with Microsoft Office software or other specialized software.
  1. Perform routine maintenance, calibration and troubleshooting of analytical equipment.
  1. May run other tests and perform other assignments as required.
Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience


Required  Basic Qualifications:

  • Minimum 1 year work experience in performing and analyzing laboratory and field tests;
  • Basic personal computer skills;
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds;
  • Must be able to climb a ladder and work from elevated areas, such as platforms and structure roofs.
  • Must possess and maintain a valid driver's license.


Additional Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Knowledge of natural gas liquid operations and experience in laboratory testing, gas chromatography and analysis in the natural gas industry preferred.
  • Ability to work from elevated surfaces such as platforms, catwalks and ladders.
  • Ability to analyze problems, collect accurate data and draw valid conclusions.
  • Ability to work independently or as a team member.
  • Demonstrated ability to follow safety, regulatory and company rules.
  • Ability to work safely and encourage others to work safely.


Education Requirements

High School Diploma or GED.

Working Conditions
Test Description

Must Pass Clerical Aptitude Testing, as well as Clerical Computer Skills Testing.


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 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!

·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: Morgantown

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