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Environmental Compliance Coordinator/Senior Environmental Compliance Coordinator

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 position will be filled as either an Environmental Compliance Coordinator or as a Senior Environmental Compliance Coordinator at one of our downtown offices in Richmond, VA. There is one position which will be filled at the level commensurate with the successful candidate's education, experience, knowledge, skills and abilities.


  • Either ensures company compliance with environmental, chemical management, waste management, and permit regulations at a specific work location, or ensures compliance of contracted assets at multiple, smaller work sites.
  • Has responsibility for safe and efficient operation of work site, to comply with regulatory and company standards and procedures.
  • Serves as liaison with external and governmental agencies.
  • Coordinates with and monitor operations and maintenance personnel, to ensure site compliance with environmental, chemical safety, waste management, and wildlife management rules and regulations.
  • Inspects or assessments, and provides recommendations on compliance issues to management.
  • May analyze data and prepare management reports.
  • Keeps management apprised of site environmental compliance or safety records.
  • Serves as primary site coordinator with internal department and external agencies on environmental, safety or chemical management issues at work site(s).
  • Serves as contact with community to resolve complaints or problems.
  • Procures services or materials for the administration and implementation of environmental and safety programs.
  • Coordinates hazardous waste disposal.
  • Provides training to site personnel in handling chemicals and waste materials, or in other procedural requirements.
  • Evaluates new regulations and coordinates compliance plan.
  • May serve as a conduit at contracted sites, to address company safety, policies, and programs.
  • May identify potential safety prevention risks, and recommend corrective measures.
  • May include monitor and evaluate safety gaps between Dominion Energy and contracted assets, to recommend corrective measures.
  • Perform other duties as requested or assigned


The successful candidate must have the ability to work nights/weekends and off duty call outs.

Valid State driver's licensed required.


Relocation assistance can be provided to the successful candidate if eligible.

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience

Environmental Compliance Coordinator:

Minimum Requirements:

Significant directly related experience and knowledge typically gained from Associate's degree plus 5 years relevant experience or Bachelor's degree plus at least 3 years relevant experience


Senior Environmental Compliance Coordinator:

Minimum Requirements:

Significant directly related experience and knowledge typically gained from Associate's degree plus 7 years relevant experience or Bachelor's degree plus at least 5 years relevant experience


Other Knowledge, Skills and Abilities for Environmental Compliance Coordinator/Senior Environmental Compliance Coordinator:

  • Strong knowledge of related environmental regulations and applicable environmental permits
  • Proven ability to develop, implement and administer complex environmental compliance plans and processes
  • Ability to interpret and/or apply environmental requirements to company operations and translate regulatory regulations, permit and plan requirements into understandable compliance guidance
  • Ability to prepare and/or review compliance and regulatory documents and reports
  • Strong technical writing, communication and public relations skills
  • Strong data analysis and record keeping skills
  • Strong computer skills (Microsoft Office, to include Word, Excel and Power Point)
  • Excellent organizational, time management and leadership skills
  • Ability to work independently and to be self-directed
  • Ability to work in field environments
  • Ability to manage contract resources
  • Ability to diplomatically handle sensitive situations with regulatory agencies, the public, and company personnel at all levels
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: Associate , Bachelor , Disciplines: Preferred: Environmental Science,Environmental Technology,Science , Other Education: Science, Technical, Environmental

Working Conditions
Dust / Grease / Oil Up to 25%
Fumes Up to 25%
Loud Noise Up to 25%
Office Work Environment 76 -100%
Operating Machinery Up to 25%
Travel 51-75%
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!

·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: Richmond

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