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Senior Instructor/Senior Instructor (Nuclear)

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

Develop instructional materials and conduct training for the Chemistry or Health Physics training programs. An incumbent at this level should have in-depth knowledge of instructional design theory as well as expertise in the technical area for which he or she is providing training. This level works on the most complex training topics and is responsible for analyzing, designing, developing, implementing and evaluating training in the classroom, laboratory, and on-the-job. This level also is responsible for maintaining training programs in accordance with nuclear industry, regulatory, and legal requirements.

This position may be required to become a member of the Station Emergency Response Organization.

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience

The company is actively seeking United States military veterans and service members with ranks from E5-E9, W1-CW5, or O3-O6, plus appropriate equivalent combination of education and years of experience. 


Requirements for Senior Instructor (Nuclear) 

12 + years of related experience OR;

Certified Instructor (including 5+ years of experience) OR;

RO or SRO (including 5+ years of experience)  OR;

Sr Instructor Training Cert from Dominion (including 5+ years of experience) 

Requirements for Senior Instructor

5 - 6 years of nuclear, industrial or military experience with full competency in skills related to Health Physics

Requirements for both:

Understanding of adult learning theory and instructional design

Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Good Problem solving skills

Good time management skills

Good personal computer skills

Ability to competently use all software applications critical to the target audience

Ability to present material in an understandable way to large and small groups

Ability to analyze and organize information and develop training programs and classes

Ability to operate and troubleshoot equipment used by the target audience

Ability to lead and coach

Ability to process information and questions quickly and develop answers

In depth knowledge of instructional theory and design and SAT.

Excellent verbal and written communication, good personal computer, operate various instrumentation and controls, problem solving.

Abilities: Analyze and develop training materials, train and lead others, interface with regulatory personnel and industry peers, informal leadership skills, ability to effectively communicate with regulators.

Education Requirements

High School diploma or GED is required. Bachelor Degree in a technical field (Engineering, Electronics, Chemistry, Physics or Instrumentation) preferred.  An equivalent combination of education and demonstrated related experience may be accepted in lieu of preferred level of education. 

Licenses, Certifications, or Quals Description

Other: Reactor Operator (RO) or Senior Reactor Operator (SRO) license or applicable discipline INPO accredited initial training program or Senior Instructor Training Certification (Dominion) or Certified Instructor North Anna and Surry must meet ANS 3.1 12/79, (Section must meet ANSI/ANS 3.1 1993, Section 4.5.4

Working Conditions

Cold Up to 25%
Energized Wires Up to 25%
Fumes Up to 25%
Heat Up to 25%
Loud Noise Up to 25%
Office Work Environment 76 -100%
Outdoors Up to 25%
Radiation Up to 25%
Travel Up to 25%

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 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!

·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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