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Pipe Layer

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 does not offer relocation assistance. 

Job Summary

This position installs pipe in ditches, manually digs around utilities, and pressure tests steel and plastic lines. Responsible for participating in the repair of third party damage to natural gas lines and various types of gas leaks, competing pipe maintenance activities, safely driving a company vehicle, setting up common Department of Transportation approved work sites and flagging traffic, maintains truck inventory, and installing test charts. 

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience
  • 0-6 months experience.
  • Must have a good mechanical aptitude including knowledge and skills with common hand and power tools, ability to use self-contained breathing apparatus equipment, and a demonstrated knowledge of safety procedures.
  • Effective communication skills for customer interactions and a willingness to work with others in a team environment are critical. 
  • Must be available for natural gas emergency response after normal working hours.
  • Must have basic computer skills.
  • Must reside within 45 minute response time from the geographical center of the assigned area. 
  • Heavy lifting up to 70 lbs. is required.  
  • Bilingual (Spanish) candidates preferred. 
Education Requirements

Completion of high school or equivalent (i.e., GED) is required.

Licenses, Certifications, or Quals Description

Must have a valid driver's license with a safe driving record and the ability to obtain a Commercial Driver's License within 6 months.

Working Conditions
Cold 26-50%
Heat 51-75%
Loud Noise 51-75%
Outdoors 76-100%

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, PTO, 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: Raleigh

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