Dominion Energy Compression Services - Engineer I- Technical Support in BRIDGEPORT, West Virginia

Compression Services - Engineer I- Technical Support

Date:Mar 13, 2018

Location:BRIDGEPORT, WV, US, 26330

Company:Dominion Energy

Dominion Energy is one of the nation's largest producers and transporters of energy, with a portfolio of approximately 25,700 megawatts of generation, 14,400 miles of natural gas transmission, gathering and storage pipeline, and 6,500 miles of electric transmission lines. Dominion Energy operates one of the nation's largest natural gas storage systems with 1 trillion cubic feet of storage capacity and serves more than 6 million utility and retail energy customers.

Our company is built on a proud legacy of public service, innovation and community involvement. In addition to our core energy production, transportation and storage businesses, we invest in communities where we live and work and by practicing responsible environmental stewardship wherever we operate.

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

Dominion Energy Transmission Incorporated is seeking an Engineer I for our Bridgeport, WV area. As our Engineer I you will you provide onsite technical support to field operations to ensure, reliable, safe, and compliant operations of reciprocating engines and compressors within the state of West Virginia.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Provide engineering support to Field Operations to promote quality and efficient Compression operations

  • Understand and interpret Compressor performance curves and determine if a more efficient practice is available.

  • Provide technical support to technicians, specialists, engine mechanics, and contractors to ensure proper assembly and maintenance policies and procedures are being adhered to during equipment installation and maintenance processes

  • Support system hardware and software for real time horse power, control and communication systems.

  • Provide technical support to operations on reciprocating gas engines and compressors during maintenance activities.

  • Develop, standardize, and maintain technical documentation, drawings, work procedures, installation procedures, and training manuals.

  • Develop and conduct training classes as required

  • Support project teams, operations and other engineering groups on the development, review and interpretation of Pulsation and vibration studies as they pertain to Compressor Stations.

  • Provide support in the engineering, construction, installation, startup and commissioning of Natural Gas and Electric driven Reciprocating engines and compressors.

  • Manage multiple issues, projects, and initiatives, within area of responsibility.

  • Monitor and maintain a capital budget and provide support to Engineering and Field Operations in the completion of annual projects

  • Represent company as a member of external technical committees and organizations, including involvement as company representative at industry meetings and conferences (GMRC, PRCI) as requested by leadership.

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience

  • Minimum 1 year of engineering experience or natural gas experience.

  • Knowledge of electronic and pneumatic engineering principles, theory, and equipment

  • Ability to monitor changes in technology with skill in developing, testing and recommending new ideas and strategies for the utilization of those changes

  • Demonstrated ability to interpret engineering schematics, drawings, and technical manuals

  • Demonstrated ability to effectively operate a personal computer and common software applications.

  • Demonstrated ability to prepare technical reports

  • Ability to work independently, communicates effectively, and establishes rapport

  • Ability to define problems collects accurate data, draw valid conclusions, and develop solutions

Education Requirements

REQUIRED ENGINEERING CRITERIA:For placement of a candidate in the Engineer job series, the following criteria must be met:

Possess a 4-year engineering degree from an ABET accredited engineering program based on the year that the engineering program was accredited by ABET, or

Possess a 4-year engineering degree from an institution outside of the U.S. which is accredited through the country's own engineering accrediting body under the Washington Accord as a full signatory, and is a degree that was recognized by the country's accrediting body on or after the date that full signatory status was achieved, or

Possess a 4-year engineering degree from a non-ABET accredited program and a post-graduate engineering degree from an institution where the undergraduate degree in the same engineering discipline is ABET accredited based on the year the engineering program was accredited by ABET, or

Possess a 4-year degree in Physics, Chemistry or Math and a post-graduate engineering degree from an institution where the undergraduate degree in the same engineering discipline is ABET accredited based on the year the engineering program was accredited by ABET, or

Holds or has previously held a valid U.S. Professional Engineer license.

Working Conditions

Energized Wires Up to 25%

Cold 76-100%

Dust / Grease / Oil 76-100%

Heat 76-100%

Loud Noise 76-100%

Office Work Environment Up to 25%

Operating Machinery 76-100%

Travel 26-50%

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.

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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