Senior Nuclear Construction Specialist (Millstone)

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!



Military service members and veterans with ranks from E5-E9, W1-CW5, or O3-O6, plus appropriate equivalent combination of education and years of experience as outlined below will be considered for this opportunity. 

At this time, Dominion Energy cannot transfer nor sponsor a work visa for this position.



Job Summary

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 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 civil, mechanical, electrical or instrumentation groups. Prepare construction procedures. Coordinate, monitor and document all aspects of material transactions required by Nuclear Site Services (NSS) 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.

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience

  • 5-6+ years relevant experience (with related Bachelor's degree); 7+ years directly related experience with related Associate's degree; 9+ years directly related experience with High School degree/GED.
  • Advanced knowledge of mechanical, electrical, or civil design, procedures and codes; In-depth knowledge of processes and procedures required to implement physical modifications to the facility.
  • Strong construction/projects experience which may include hands on project management experience in a particular craft (civil, electrical, mechanical, welding, etc.) or documented experience in the planning and / or implementation of construction projects.
  • May also include experience in design engineering, drafting, or equivalent.
  • Strong communication (written and oral) skills.
  • Strong organizational skills.
  • Computer proficiency including Maximo, SAP, DocTop, Microsoft Office Suite, and Plant Asset Management System (PAMS).
  • Preferred: Completion of Dominion Power Station Electrical / Mechanical Development Program Nuclear: PSEDPN for Electrical or PSMDPN for Mechanical.

Education Requirements

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



In lieu of preferred Bachelor's degree and 5-6+ years relevant experience, the following equivalencies are acceptable: 7+ years directly related experience with related Associate's degree; 9+ years directly related experience with High School degree/GED.

Licenses, Certifications, or Quals Description

Preferred: Engineering/maintenance/project management experience

Working Conditions

Office Work Environment 51-75%
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.  

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Top 3 Reasons to Work at Dominion Energy

There are many reasons to work at Dominion Energy, but below are the top three reasons employees have shared with us. Click on each of the links to learn more!

1. Safety Centric Work Environment
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.
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·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

Our Commitment to NetZero by 2050

We’ve cut carbon emissions from our electric generation business by approximately 46% (since 2005) and methane emissions from our natural gas business by 38% (since 2010) — and we're just getting started. By growing wind, solar, and renewable natural gas and pursuing innovative technologies, we expect to achieve net zero emissions by 2050. We’ve also committed to reducing the emissions of our suppliers and customers — so we can all move forward together.

Nearest Major Market: Hanover
Nearest Secondary Market: Chesterfield

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