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Pipe Layer

Date: Feb 8, 2019

Location: Troutman, NC, US, 28166

Company: Dominion Energy

Nearly 7.5 million customers in 18 states energize their homes and businesses with electricity or natural gas from Dominion Energy (NYSE: D), headquartered in Richmond, Va. The company is committed to sustainable, reliable, affordable, and safe energy and is one of the nation's largest producers and transporters of energy with about $100 billion of assets providing electric generation, transmission and distribution, as well as natural gas storage, transmission, distribution, and import/export services.

As one of the nation's leading solar operators, the company intends to reduce its carbon intensity 60 percent by 2030. Through its Dominion Energy Charitable Foundation, as well as EnergyShare and other programs, Dominion Energy contributed more than $30 million in 2018 to community causes throughout its footprint and beyond. Please visit, to learn more.

Diversity is linked to every aspect of our business to include how we attract, develop and retain our future talent. An inclusive environment encourages the coming together of different talents, thoughts and energies. The company’s commitment to employing military veterans through the Troops to Energy Jobs program is one way we are able to ensure workforce diversity.



Job Summary

This position is responsible for installing pipe in ditches; manually digging around utilities; conducting pressure tests of steel and plastic lines; participating in the repair of third party damage to natural gas lines and various types of gas leaks; completing pipe maintenance activities; safely driving a company vehicle; setting up common Department of Transportation (DOT) approved work sites and flagging traffic; maintaining truck inventory; and installing test charts. Level depends on knowledge, experience, and decision making.

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience

Duties are performed while working outside in varying weather conditions, involve extensive walking and entering/exiting the Company vehicle, and require some heavy lifting up to 70 lbs.  Position requires a good mechanical aptitude including experience with common hand and power tools, the ability to use self-contained breathing apparatus equipment, a demonstrated knowledge of safety procedures, effective communication skills for customer interactions, and a willingness to work with others in a team environment. Position requires availability for natural gas emergency response after normal working hours, as needed.   Basic computer skills are preferred.  Applicants must reside within a 45 minute response time.  Bilingual (Spanish) candidates are preferred.

Education Requirements

Completion of high school or equivalent (i.e., GED) accredited by an organization that is recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation or one of the entities recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.

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, 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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