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Field Operator II

Date: Aug 14, 2019

Location: ROCK SPRINGS, WY, US, 82901

Company: Dominion Energy

Nearly 7.5 million customers in 18 states energize their homes and businesses with electricity or natural gas from Dominion Energy (NYSE: D), headquartered in Richmond, Va. The company is committed to sustainable, reliable, affordable, and safe energy and is one of the nation's largest producers and transporters of energy with about $100 billion of assets providing electric generation, transmission and distribution, as well as natural gas storage, transmission, distribution, and import/export services.

As one of the nation's leading solar operators, the company intends to reduce its carbon intensity 60 percent by 2030. Through its Dominion Energy Charitable Foundation, as well as EnergyShare and other programs, Dominion Energy contributed more than $30 million in 2018 to community causes throughout its footprint and beyond. Please visit, to learn more.

Diversity is linked to every aspect of our business to include how we attract, develop and retain our future talent. An inclusive environment encourages the coming together of different talents, thoughts and energies. The company’s commitment to employing military veterans through the Troops to Energy Jobs program is one way we are able to ensure workforce diversity.



Job Summary

  • Installs, maintains, and/or operates equipment such as compressors, dehydrators, separators, heaters, wellheads, tankage, product loader, pressure regulators, odorization equipment, and related equipment.
  • Maintains and operates field laterals, pipelines, measurement equipment, and related equipment.
  • Ensures pipelines and facilities are protected against damage from outside forces.
  • Locates facilities prior to excavation.
  • Maintains accurate field records and reports on all equipment.
  • Develops knowledge in an additional discipline such as mechanical, automation, construction, gas processing, electronic measurement, or chromatography.
  • Communicates current status and coverage of operational responsibilities to coworkers and supervisor.
  • Installs new equipment and facilities.
  • Analyzes and interprets data, and takes and/or recommends appropriate actions.
  • Conducts technical and safety training for operations personnel.
  • Schedules, coordinates, notifies, and performs required measurement calibrations.
  • Complies with all applicable codes, standards, and permits.
  • Participates in internal process improvement and problem solving teams.
  • Perform other duties as requested or assigned.

Identifies Safety Issues

  • Checks equipment and work area regularly to ensure safety and compliance
  • Identifies hazards and improvements that could prevent safety problems
  • Evaluates impact of decisions and actions on own and others' safety




Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience

  • Extensive knowledge of, and experience with, all Field Operator I duties, or equivalent experience.
  • Working knowledge of equipment such as compressors, dehydrators, and separators.
  • Knowledge of basic FERC regulations and necessary requirements. Knowledge of company safety procedures and practices.
  • Knowledge of basic math.
  • Knowledge of Questar Pipeline Tariff sections concerning gas quality requirements.
  • Skill in using hand and maintenance tools.
  • Ability to communicate, orally and in writing, effectively.
  • Ability to interact with others, to communicate clear instructions, and to evaluate results.
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Ability to see objects at close range.
  • Ability to see in the distance, and to determine distance and relationship between objects.
  • Ability to smell, to detect burning materials, natural gas, and hazardous substances.
  • Ability to match or discriminate between colors.
  • Ability to handle emergencies and respond to stressful situations.
  • Ability to distinguish the nature of sounds, to hear equipment warning signals.
  • Ability to respond to emergency conditions, which may include changing flat tires, chaining up vehicles, operating jacks, performing minor maintenance, and operating two-way radios.
  • Ability to prioritize work.

Education Requirements

 High School Graduate; GED

Working Conditions

Office Work Environment Up to 25%

Outdoors 26-50%

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.  


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