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Dominion Energy Hydro E&I Intern in BEECH ISLAND, South Carolina

Hydro E&I Intern

Date: Jun 19, 2024

Location: BEECH ISLAND, SC, US, 29842

Company: Dominion Energy

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

We are offering an opportunity for an individual aspiring to work with power generation hydro mechanical and electrical plant components. This opportunity will be at our Power Generation Stevens Creek Hydro generating plants. This is a part time position with an individual pursuing an associate degree while performing 15 to 20 hours of work at Stevens Creek per week. The schedule will vary depending on the individual’s class schedule.

  • Assisting with operating, maintaining, installing, troubleshooting, repairing, mechanical, electrical, and instrumentation equipment at the generating station. Includes Programmable Logic Controllers (PLCs), motor controllers, smart field devices, Distributed Control System (DCS) controls, and system protection relay equipment.

  • Working with qualified hydro journeymen experienced in the maintenance and operation of the hydro power plant equipment.

  • Utilizing drawings, prints, CAD systems, etc.

  • Working in a physical environment involving climbing, bending, and lifting of heavy power plant equipment, and standing for prolonged periods of time.

  • Work will be performed both indoors and outdoors and during inclement weather. Will also require working around water from docks, boats, and barges.

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience

  • Have permission of the Aiken Technical College Division Dean.

  • Must be enrolled at Aiken Technical College in an associate degree program below.

  • Must be enrolled in one of the following study programs.

  • Electronics Technology

  • Production operator

  • Completed at least one full semester of courses in one of the above study programs.

  • Must maintain a 3.0 overall grade point average.

  • Be at least 18 years of age.

Education Requirements

  • Must have a high school diploma.

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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Nearest Major Market: Augusta

Nearest Secondary Market: South Carolina

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