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Energy Conservation Program Manager (Richmond, VA)

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.


Job Summary


This role has the primary responsibility for the day to day administration and operations of the companys residential or nonresidential demand response and energy efficiency programs. Position is responsible for research, development and implementation of demand side management (DSM) programs for all residential or nonresidential applications. Position will analyze and assess new DSM program opportunities and make actionable recommendations. Position will be responsible for: developing and managing vendor networks, development and reporting of measurement and validation metrics for DSM programs, working with industry experts, government entities and special interest groups to ensure best program practices, conducting research and developing position papers on existing and emerging technologies. Position will also assume a lead role in the financial analysis and review of existing and proposed DSM programs to ensure internal and regulatory hurdles are met.

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience


  • 7+ years of relevant experience with the preferred education level (see Education Requirement section). Relevant experience includes but not limited to, previous or current program management, project management, and/or vendor management and contract oversight. (Note: A partial year of related work experience of 6 months or greater will be considered one year towards the qualifications)
  • Experience in a regulated industry / environment is highly preferred
  • Experience with vendor network negotiations
  • Knowledge of energy efficiency measures and energy systems is desired
  • Knowledge of demand response programs is desired
  • Knowledge of residential solar installations is also a desired skill, and notably programs that target customers in need and / or on fixed incomes
  • Ability to effectively handle multiple projects simultaneously
  • Ability to work collaboratively and productively with stakeholders
  • Demonstrated strong technical writing skills and technical documentation ability
  • Ability to effectively summarize and communicate complex ideas
  • Black Belt Certification in six sigma methodologies desirable
  • The company is actively seeking United States military veterans and service members who meet the qualifications. Military service members and veterans with ranks from E5-E9, W1-CW5, or O3-O6 plus appropriate equivalent combination of education and years of experience as outline above.

Education Requirements


Education Level: Degree or an equivalent combination of education and demonstrated related experience may be accepted in lieu of preferred level of education: Bachelor

Preferred Education Level: Bachelor's Degree

Preferred disciplines: Business, Engineering, Marketing, Communications, Public Policy

Licenses, Certifications, or Quals Description

Working Conditions

Office Work Environment 76 -100%

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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Top 3 Reasons to Work at Dominion Energy

1. Great Work Life Balance
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

Nearest Major Market: Richmond

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