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Dominion Energy Instructor / Senior Instructor (Design) (Chester, VA) in CHESTER, Virginia

Instructor / Senior Instructor (Design) (Chester, VA)

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!

To learn more about Dominion Energy’s workplace culture, sustainability efforts, and commitment to DE&I, please see ourand.

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 posting is for one position that will be filled at the level commensurate with the chosen candidate's knowledge, skills, abilities, and experience .

This position will provide technical training, instruction and coaching to Power Delivery personnel through the following responsibilities and activities:

  • Provide guidelines, technical instruction, coaching, and advice primarily to Customer Projects Designers and also to other trainees (as needed).

  • Deliver training content to ensure new Designers understand the rules, regulations, policies and guidelines to achieve an effective and safe project design.

  • Conduct after-action reviews of course structure and materials following training sessions.

  • Work closely with Power Delivery training developers and serve as a subject matter expert to develop and maintain training and safety materials.

  • Assist in restoration during major storms.

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience

Instructor : 3+ years or related design experience plus Bachelor's degree, or 5+ years plus Associate's degree, or 7+ years plus a high school diploma/GED

Senior Instructor : 5+ years or related design experience plus Bachelor's degree, or 7+ years plus Associate's degree, or 9+ years plus a high school diploma/GED

The knowledge, skills, abilities and experience required for entry into this job include the following:

  • Graduate of the Power Delivery Customer Projects Designer Program.

  • Excellent communication and coaching skills.

  • Previous experience as a Customer Projects Designer.

  • Technical expertise in creating efficient designs which incorporate safety and service reliability and are economically feasible and operationally maintainable.

  • Thorough understanding of Power Delivery safety policies and design standards.

  • Proficient computer and writing skills.

The company is actively seeking United States military veterans and service members who meet the qualifications outlined below. 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 (above / below).

Education Requirements

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


Preferred DIscipline: Education

Other disciplines may be substituted for the preferred disciplines(s) listed above.

Licenses, Certifications, or Quals Description

Working Conditions

Office Work Environment 76 -100%

Travel Up to 25%

Outdoors 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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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.

Join us!


·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) — 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: Richmond

Job Segment: Sustainability, Power Systems, CSR, Energy, Management