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Physical Security Consultant (Western Operations)

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!


Job Summary

Subject matter expert on all matters related to physical security activities and services related to company Western operations. Provides expert guidance to employees assigned to complex and critical physical, analytical, or technical security roles. Provides technical leadership of resources responsible for regulatory compliance activities, or using sophisticated security technologies that impact a diverse, complex energy company.

Interfaces and represents the company with a variety of federal, state and local government and law enforcement agencies. Ensures readiness and qualification of physical security personnel for daily security activities, as well as contingency response during emergencies. Manages costs for security services. Acts as expert on security issues and provides advice to management. May manage security initiatives to facilitate effective infrastructure protection strategies through enterprise.

May ensure security regulatory compliance throughout the enterprise. May manage the development of security plans and protocols to support regulatory and non-regulatory compliance at company facilities, related to access control. May provide technical leadership on all physical security aspects of the regulatory compliance process. May ensure completion of timely, relevant, energy-related intelligence gathering and reporting for internal and external stakeholders.

May oversee in-depth threat analyses and predictive analyses results. May develop, and manage development of security plans, policies, procedures, and risk assessments. May manage contracts for physical and technical security services and ensure compliance. May oversee and conduct diverse, complex, and sensitive investigations into issues of significant consequence to the company. May conduct investigative interviews with internal and external subjects. May provide reports and presentations of investigative results. 

May provide armed, protective support for executives and employees, as required.  May provide armed response to emergency situations.

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience
  • 7 years directly related experience preferred. (Note:  A Master's degree can be considered one year experience towards meeting experience requirement.  In addition, six months service will be rounded up to one full year in meeting requirement)
  • 5-6 years experience in an investigative role in law enforecement, corporate security, regulatory or other investigative organization.
  • Investigative experience in case evaluation, investigative planning, case file management, investigative reporting, case presentation under oath or similar setting.
  • Intricate knowledge and understanding of contemporary physical and technical security applications, to ensure regulatory compliance and mitigate security risk throughout enterprise.
  • Understanding and knowledge of security systems and applications, to protect company assets and manage access control.
  • Knowledge of energy and public utility security and business requirements.
  • Knowledge of laws and regulations necessary to effectively manage security programs and compliance.
  • Consistent demonstration of critical thinking skills in a security environment.
  • Ability to obtain government issued security clearance, as required.
  • Ability to meet and maintain the Corporate Security eligibility requirements to carry a firearm.

    Note:  This position will require 25-50% travel.
Education Requirements

Bachelors Degree or higher level education is required.

Preferred Disciplines: Criminal Justice, Homeland Security, Business

Working Conditions
Office Work Environment 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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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.
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·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: Salt Lake City

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