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Dominion Energy Fossil Hydro - Technician in Cayce, United States

Fossil Hydro - Technician

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 will be responsible for performing weekly, monthly, and quarterly dam surveillance inspections and data collection and processing for Dominion Energy’s hydroelectric dams and facilities.

  • Performing impoundment inspections at Dominion Energy’s fossil power plants.

  • Coordinating with plant staff to address and resolve dam safety maintenance items.

  • Performing annual shoreline inspections and reporting.

  • Assisting with generating FERC required annual instrumentation and monitoring reports.

  • Assisting with reviewing, copying and distribution of Emergency Action Plans.

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience

Candidates must have excellent computer skills with a working knowledge of Microsoft Office products (especially Excel), ability to perform data analysis and reporting; and excellent communications and inter-personal skills (in person, by phone and in writing). This position requires the ability to travel to Dominion’s plants throughout the Dominion Fossil Hydro system; must be able to work independently and as a team member, and must have excellent problem-solving, troubleshooting, mathematical, time management and organizational skills.

Candidate must be able to:

  • Walk up and down steep slopes and on uneven or rough ground.

  • Work outdoors in all seasons of the year.

  • Carry monitoring equipment from a vehicle to the instrument locations on the dams.

Education Requirements

Apprentice Technician Minimum RequirementsRequires High School diploma or GED and 0-2 years of related experience.

Technician Minimum RequirementsRequires an Associate degree and a minimum of two (2) years’ work experience in a related field or at least 5 years of related experience.



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, PTO, 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 Energy1. Great Work Life Balance2. Generous Pay and Benefits3. Collaborative & Inclusive Culture

About Dominion EnergyI 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!

Facts:·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

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