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Automation Technician II or III-WEX

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 is not eligible for relocation assistance. 

Job Summary

This position is for the Automation II or III- WEX position located in Rock Springs, Wyoming.

  • Installs, programs, and maintains electrical and automation systems such as RTUs, PLCs, electronic flow measurement devices, process control valves, wireless multiple address systems, environmental monitoring equipment, and hazardous environment monitoring equipment.
  • Ensures compliance with and enforcement of applicable company safety, environmental, and governmental policies and regulations.
  • Perform other duties as requested or assigned.


Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience
  • Knowledge of electrical, automation, and instrument systems operation and design.
  • Knowledge of National Electrical Code. Working knowledge of electrical construction.
  • Knowledge of Ohm's Law to figure voltage drop, circuit capacity, circuit resistance load capacity, horsepower, voltage, and current.
  • Knowledge of company safety practices and procedures.
  • Knowledge of basic math.
  • Basic knowledge of electrical automation and measurement systems, ncluding automatic control systems, programmable logic controllers (PLC's), flow computers, AC and DC power systems, and associated instrumentation.


Technician II


  • 3 years of automation experience
  • Base Knowledge of electrical and automation systems
  • Routine electrical and automation equipment repair skills



Technician III


  • 5+ years of automation experience
  • 3+ years of oil and gas experience
  • Strong working knowledge of the NEC
  • Ability to plan and design wire layout for electrical and automation projects
  • Electrical Journeyman’s license a plus
  • Routine electrical and automation equipment repair skills.
  • Skill in using electrical test equipment and hand tools.
  • Ability to understand and complete written and oral instructions.
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision.
  • Ability to understand electrical schematic drawings and wiring diagrams.
  • Ability to interact with others, to communicate clear instructions, and to evaluate results.
  • Ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing. Ability to hear equipment warning bells and signals.
  • Ability to lift items weighing up to 75 pounds; and to move items weighing up to 500 pounds.
  • Ability to match or discriminate between colors. Ability to see objects at close range.
  • Ability to see in the distance, and to determine the distance and relationship between objects.
  • Ability to contribute to a positive work environment.
  • Ability to be courteous to coworkers and customers, and to follow directions of supervisors.
  • The Company is actively seeking United States military veterans who meet the qualifications outlined above.

Education Requirements

Degree or an equivalent combination of education and demonstrated related experience may be accepted in lieu of preferred level of education: Associate
Required Degree (equivalency not accepted in lieu of required degree):
Disciplines: Preferred: Instrumentation Technology; Electrical
Other disciplines may be substituted for the preferred discipline(s) listed above.

Working Conditions
Cold 51-75%
Loud Noise 76-100%
Office Work Environment 51-75%
Travel 26-50%
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.  


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: Wyoming

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