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Nuclear Maintenance Specialist - Turbine

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

This position requires the successful candidate to be fully competent in most aspects of the technical discipline supporting all Large Steam Turbine Generator and associated auxiliaries. Applies knowledge and technical skills to provide planning and implementation of Turbine Generator and auxiliaries outages work. During outages apply knowledge and technical skills to independently provide project coordination, leadership and oversight. Provide technical support, direction and advice in analyzing, evaluating and solving Turbine team issues both in the planning efforts and during refuel outages. Responsibilities included are the development and implementation of improvements needed for efficient, quality maintenance work to maintain superior reliability of the Turbines, Generators, and auxiliary equipment associated. Provide project team leadership and coordination including scoping, scheduling, budget development, cost tracking and technical oversight.  The ability to lead a large team both contractor and Dominion personnel.  Provide a clear plan with direction and decisions. Utilizes computer technology in analysis of operating performance data to verify plant systems/components are operated and maintained as required by company policies, procedures, and regulatory agencies. Perform technical evaluations of events and root cause analysis to recommend corrective actions. Perform periodic reviews of industry practices to ensure use of most current practices. Fill in as first line supervisor leading crews in the absence of supervisors. Assist management with contractual staffing and budgetary requirements in support of station maintenance efforts. Develop and coordinate preventive maintenance programs for specific components. Work extended hours during times of expectation, including refuel outages etc.

Perform other duties as requested or assigned.

Approximately 70% in the office and 30 % in the power plant is required.  Incumbent may be exposed to cold, dust, grease, oil, fumes, loud noises, operating machinery, hot equipment and/or pressurized piping and valves. Frequent walking and climbing are involved.

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience

The successful candidate will have a minimum of 5 years of large steam turbine experience including work coordination/implementation. Candidate will have in-depth knowledge of operation, maintenance, technical design applications, industry processes and procedures associated with turbines. Knowledge in the operation and application of personal computers and software programs, preventive maintenance process, schedule and budget development, and work control process. Knowledge and experience in writing bid specifications, evaluating and negotiating service contracts is desired. Nuclear Field experience, leadership experience, and contractor oversight experience is desired. Knowledge of FME, rigging, and OSHA requirements is a plus. Provide detailed briefs and expectations to individuals and large groups. Organizational, communication skills and multitasking are a must have. Project Management skills are desired, from an organizational, decision maker and take-charge perspective. Leadership skills with ability to coordinate with other departments required in this position. Coordination skills are required to lead meetings to resolve issues or organize an evolution. In-depth knowledge of industry codes, government regulations and company policy and practices.

Work effectively independently or in a team environment. Have strong oral and written communication skills, including technical writing. Possess strong analytical and abstract thinking problem solving skills. Be able to process information quickly with the ability to apply analytical skills to develop timely resolution to technical issues using parameter monitoring, technical analysis, vendor engineering recommendations and industry benchmarking.

 Ability to enroll and successfully complete a Maintenance Supervisor Training Program. Possess strong organizational skills, with a proven ability to manage projects with multi-disciplined teams to resolve plant equipment issues. Additionally, may include budgeting, scheduling, developing bid specifications and negotiating contracts. Demonstrate considerable attention to detail by evaluating adverse conditions and providing accurate updates on Maintenance Department performance for management presentations. Demonstrates thorough understanding of maintenance fundamentals including job preparation, human performance tool use, job site behaviors, qualifications, training, craftsmanship and post job critiques.

Degree preferred in Mechanical, Electrical, Turbine Generator, Engineering Technology, other Technical degree preferred. An equivalent combination of education and demonstrated related experience may be accepted in lieu of preferred level of education: OEM Trained on Large Steam Turbines preferred. Large Steam Turbine Supervisor Experience preferred. Required education is a High School Diploma or GED equivalent.

Dependent on sharing functional responsibilities for the position, Millstone candidates must meet ANSI N18.1-1971, Section 4.3.2

Education Requirements

Education Level: Degree or an equivalent combination of education and demonstrated related experience may be accepted in lieu of preferred level of education: Bachelor , Required: High School Graduate , GED , Disciplines: Preferred: Engineering , Other Education: Engineering

Working Conditions
Office Work Environment 76 -100%
Travel 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


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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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.
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·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: Hanover
Nearest Secondary Market: Chesterfield

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