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Laborer (4050)

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.


Job Summary

Dominion Energy is seeking a team player for the position of Laborer to work at our Bath County Power Station. 


The ideal candidates preferred to have power station or industrial/process industry experience or industrial laborer experience. In all cases, applicants should be continuous learners as well as possess high standards of performance, safety and professionalism.


Duties include:

  • Mowing, snow removal, support general housekeeping and maintenance duties inside and outside the power house in all types of weather.
  • Handling and transport of on site materials while maintaining environmental compliance.
  • Cleaning oil spills.
  • Performing routine inspection of fire system equipment.
  • Maintaining all Laborer’s equipment.
  • Inside/outside trash removal and pickup.
  • Assisting all departments daily as needed.
  • Other duties assigned as requested.


Starting pay is $17.81/hr.

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience

  • 0-2 years experience
  • Must have valid driver's license
  • Class B CDL is preferred
  • Must be willing to work indoors and outdoors in inclement weather
  • Good physical ability and agility:  the position requires an incumbent to stand, sit, walk, carry, bend, crawl, reach, squat, climb, and to push/pull with arms/legs and body, climb ladders and stairs
  • Ability to lift approx. 50/lbs
  • Ability to work in confined spaces and close quarters
  • Ability to complete basic fire training which requires wearing a respirator
  • Good oral communication skills
  • Ability to follow written and oral instructions
  • Basic computer skills
  • Must pass the EEI Plant Maintenance (MASS) or EEI Operators Selection System (POSS) Test
  • Preferred:  Experience operating heavy equipment (ex. Forklift, skid steer, tractor, snow plow)

Note: A partial year of related work experience of 6 months or more rounds to one full year of qualifications.
The company is actively seeking United States military veterans and service members who meet the qualifications.

• 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.

Education Requirements

High School Diploma or GED

Licenses, Certifications, or Quals Description

Working Conditions

Cold Up to 25%
Dust / Grease / Oil Up to 25%
Energized Wires Up to 25%
Fumes Up to 25%
Heat Up to 25%
Loud Noise Up to 25%
Operating Machinery Up to 25%
Outdoors Up to 25%
Union - IBEW Local 50 VA/NC/WVA

Other Working Conditions

Test Description

This job requires recommended test results from the EEI Plant Maintenance Selection System (MASS) or the EEI Plant Operators Selection System (POSS) combo test, administered onsite during the pre-employment process. To view the practice test, cut and paste the following URL in your browser,


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!

·21,000 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: Charlottesville
Nearest Secondary Market: Virginia

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