Dominion Energy Engineer II or III- Underground Transmission Lines (Glen Allen, VA) in GLEN ALLEN, Virginia
Engineer II or III- Underground Transmission Lines (Glen Allen, 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!
At this time, Dominion Energy cannot transfer nor sponsor a work visa for this position.
*There are two positions which will be filled at the level commensurate with the successful candidates education, experience, knowledge, skills and abilities
This position will provide technical and project leadership, to the high voltage underground design team. The successful candidate will have knowledge of the electric transmission line system, design standards, and the project management process. Participate on project management teams and support the SCC application process by providing written and verbal testimony. Provide underground transmission line scoping, estimating, and detailed designs for capital projects. Manage specific engineering teams to complete milestones in accordance with project timelines. Designs are to apply our engineering standards and address reliability and constructability concerns while providing cost effective solutions. Interaction with the public at open houses and workshops will be required. This position is also responsible for development of underground engineering standards and required to support operations, maintenance, and construction. Perform other duties as requested or assigned.
Level Indicator in this job posting:
Engineer II: Career Level-fully competent in a job series.This role is fully competent in all conventional aspects of the subject matter. Second level position in the engineering series provides engineering support in designated company area, or specific engineering discipline.
Engineer III: Senior Level-highest proficiency level in series. This role is the top progression level position in the engineer series. Includes senior to technical expert engineers, able to perform difficult and complex work requiring thorough knowledge of the subject matter and significant experience within functional assignment area.
Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience
*Note: A partial year of related work experience of 6 months or greater will be considered one year towards the qualifications; A master’s degree can count as one year experience
Engineer II: 3+ years directly related experience, background and experiences applied to electric transmission lines with knowledge of engineering theories, principles, standards, codes and concepts
Engineer III: 5+ years directly related experience, background and experiences applied to electric transmission lines with knowledge of engineering theories, principles, standards, codes and concepts
The knowledge, skills, abilities and experiences required for entry into this job include the following:
Experience with underground transmission lines is preferred.
Provides technical consultation to other engineers and management
Strong technical and organizational skills
Knowledge of the transmission line business with previous participation with external industry groups
Strong communication and interpersonal skills necessary to effectively interact and develop relationships with other engineers, project managers, consultants, lawyers and other internal groups such as planning, construction, substation engineering, real estate, permitting and route selection, rights of way administration and transmission operations and maintenance
Ability to work cooperatively in a team environment as well as independently seeking knowledge and information
Ability to independently plan and organize work assignments
Ability to ensure the quality of the engineering designs is of the highest standard
Demonstrated the ability to process information quickly and effectively manage multiple tasks
Strong oral and written communication skills (includes technical writing)
Strong planning and project management skills
Ability to make effective business decisions based on analysis and abstract thinking
Demonstrated ability to think analytically and solve complex problems
Demonstrated ability to interpret codes, regulations and practices
*The company is actively seeking United States military veterans and service members who meet the qualifications outlined: Military service members and veterans with ranks from E3-E5, W1-W2, or O1-O3; E5-E9, W1-CW5, or O3-O6, plus appropriate equivalent combination of education and years of experience as outlined (above/below)
Bachelor's degree in Engineering is required (see Engineering criteria below)
- Electrical or Mechanical discipline preferred, Civil or Nuclear is acceptable
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.
Licenses, Certifications, or Quals Description
Depending on functional responsibilities and location of position must review ANS 3.1 12/79, ANSI N18.1-1971 or ANSI/ANS 3.1-1993 and DOM-QA-1 as appropriate.
Cold Up to 25%
Energized Wires Up to 25%
Heat Up to 25%
Loud Noise Up to 25%
Office Work Environment 76 -100%
Operating Machinery Up to 25%
Outdoors Up to 25%
Radiation Up to 25%
Travel Up to 25%
Other Working Conditions
No Testing Required
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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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