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Utilityworker or Sr. Utilityworker

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
  • Performs entry level duties in the Operations area-Installs and maintains gas distribution facilities; 
  • Assists in construction, maintenance, street repair, installing new gas lines and performing plastic pipe fusion including electro-fusion on IHP services and mains (Possibility of working in a gaseous atmosphere in a fire suit);
  • Operates a backhoe, ten wheel dump truck, pavement breakers, tamper and other equipment;
  • As necessary, completes job related paperwork, records, changes to distribution piping system, including all records to verify material and footage for contractor payment;
  • Completes Blue stake location requests when necessary;
  • As necessary, responds to all emergency calls such as gas leaks, gas related fire calls, evacuations, asphyxiation and broken gas lines;
  • As necessary operates required operations department equipment including, but not limited to, boring equipment, backhoe, ten wheel dump truck, service truck, crew truck and mini dump truck;
  • As necessary, completes turn-on and turn-off orders for gas customers;
  • As necessary, adjusts new and existing appliances;
  • Perform other duties as requested or assigned.

 

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience
  • General knowledge of tools and materials for repairs, maintenance and construction;
  • Utilityworker- 0-2 years experience or equivalent;
  • Senior Utilityworker- 1-2 years experience or equivalent. A partial year of related work experience of 6 months or greater will be considered one year towards the qualifications;
  • Ability to see objects at close range and to determine the distance and relationship between objects;
  • Ability to read instructions and write legible figures; Ability to read and understand distribution maps, 
  • Ability to interface with customers and other company personnel;
  • Ability to smell to detect burning materials, natural gas, hazardous substances such as ammonia and solvents and toxic substances found in hazardous wastes.
  • Ability to comprehend and apply basic math to add, subtract, multiply and divide;
  • Ability to lift up to 100 pounds ;
  • Must become company qualified on plastic pipe fusion after attending company schooling;
  • Ability to follow company safety practices and policies.

Additional:

  • Undergoes random drug and/or alcohol testing with satisfactory results subject to DOT and company requirements depending on specific job duties;
  • Required to wear safety shoes;
  • May need to possess, or acquire within a reasonable amount of time, a commercial driver's license depending on specific job duties;
  • May be required to obtain and maintain medical clearance to operate DOT-regulated vehicle depending on specific job duties;
  • May be required to obtain and maintain medical clearance for working with hazardous materials depending on specific job duties;
  • May be required to obtain and maintain medical clearance to wear a respirator and be able to wear respirator as evidenced by satisfactory completion of respirator fit test depending on specific job duties;
  • Comply with OSHA annual audiometric testing requirements;
  • May be required to become DOT operator-qualified while working in the position depending on specific job duties;
  • Must have an acceptable driving record.
  • The Company is actively seeking United States military veterans who meet the qualifications outlined above.
Education Requirements


High School Graduate
GED
 

Working Conditions
Cold 51-75%
Heat 51-75%
Radiation 51-75%
Fumes 76-100%
Outdoors 76-100%
Travel 76- 100%
Office Work Environment Up to 25%
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 dombenefits.com.

 

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!
 

Facts:
·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: Utah
Nearest Secondary Market: Provo

Job Segment: Entry Level