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Nuclear Construction Specialist - Electrical

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

Surry Power Station in Surry, VA is seeking an experienced Nuclear Construction Specialist in the Electrical field.


Job responsibilities include:

  • Provide complete technical support by reviewing design change packages prior to implementation.
  • Monitor work activities in the field. Review engineering drawings, specifications, design change packages and recommend changes or additions.
  • Provide necessary interpretation of engineering drawings, specifications, and design change packages.
  • The construction specialist will provide budget and schedule input (manpower, duration, materials) for projects they are assigned.
  • Resolve construction related problems involving the engineering drawings, specifications and design change packages.
  • Perform field walkdowns and constructability reviews prior to the start of work to identify potential problems.
  • Monitor work of electrical group.
  • Prepare construction procedures and documents as required for implementation of work scope.
  • Coordinate, monitor, document all aspects of material transactions required by Nuclear Site Services to complete design changes.
  • Coordinate and monitor the performance of external vendors.
  • Ensure all work is performed in accordance with applicable codes, standards, and specifications.
  • May be required to be the department representative for various committees or organizations.
  • May be required to become a member of the site Emergency Response Organization. 


The company is actively seeking United States military veterans and service members who meet the qualifications outlined below.

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience

  • 6 or more years of constructions/ project experience which may include hands on project management experience in the electrical craft or documented experience in the planning and / or implementation of electrical construction projects.
  • Knowledge of electrical design, procedures and codes including the National Electrical Code.
  • Experience in design engineering, drafting, or equivalent.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills.
  • Strong computer skills including Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Strong organizational skills.
  • Knowledge of MicroStation V8i and ARC GIS software and a general understanding of the North American Datum systems preferred. 


Military service members and veterans with ranks from E3-E5, W1-W2, or O1-O3, plus appropriate equivalent combination of education and years of experience as outlined above are encouraged to apply.



A partial year of related work experience of 6 months or greater will count as one year toward the year of experience.

A Master's Degree will count as one year toward the years of experience.

Education Requirements

Bachelor Degree or an equivalent combination of education and demonstrated related experience may be accepted in lieu of preferred level of education 

Licenses, Certifications, or Quals Description

Engineering/maintenance/project management experience required

Working Conditions

Office Work Environment 51-75%

Other Working Conditions

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!

·17,000 employees
·Headquarters: Richmond, VA
·16 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: Richmond

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