Manager- Project Controls

Date: Sep 18, 2023

Location: RICHMOND, VA, US, 23219

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!


To learn more about Dominion Energy’s workplace culture, sustainability efforts, and commitment to DE&I, please see our Sustainability & Corporate Responsibility Report and Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Report.



We offer a hybrid 3-2 work schedule (three days in the office, two days of teleworking) to accommodate the need for flexibility.






Job Summary

Responsible for overseeing the implementation and executions of cost and process controls within DEV Electric Distribution primarily through the Project Management Office. Ensures projects results meet requirements for quality, timeline, and budget and provides timely and accurate information and status updates to management and internal and external customers. Responsible for complex scope, cost development, validation and/or Government cost quotes, complex permitting, work plans, and environmental studies. Oversees the development and implementation of project delivery training and procedures to ensure compliance with company, state and federal rules, regulations and policies; responsible for company assets and budgets and directs assigned human resources. Encourages and develops effective union/management relations. Represents company interests in dealing with, governmental agencies and the community. Coordinates Control Specialist teams for the PMO, Contractor Management and Financial Monitor actual project cost and/or work status data to ensure projects proceed on schedule and within budget and provide status reports to management. Develop and review Operations and Maintenance and capital budgets and analyze monthly cost reports.  Develops and maintains a focus on building a culture of project controls and project management excellence within Electric Distribution.

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience

The knowledge, skills, abilities and experiences that are required for entry into this job include the following:


7+ years of relevant exempt experience in directly related field. Strong knowledge of cost controls principles. Strong decision making and problem solving. Must be able to verify data and present statistical reports and documentation. Knowledge of company operations, strategies, and business plans. Knowledge and application of customer contracts, agreements and terms and conditions. Awareness of applicable codes and regulations. Ability to effectively lead and motivate staff in a team environment. Proven ability to effectively plan and manage multiple activities, resources and time. Ability to build and maintain relationships with internal and external stakeholders. Effective oral and written communication skills. Strong business acumen. Skills: leadership; verbal and written communication; resource management; planning and organizing. Abilities: teaming; address multiple tasks simultaneously; process information from many sources and formulate workable plan; make effective decisions; project management.

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: Bachelors

Bachelor preferred in Business Administration or Engineering

Licenses, Certifications, or Quals Description

Working Conditions

Office Work Environment 51-75%
Travel 26-50%

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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