Dominion Energy Distribution Operations Assistant in HERNDON, Virginia
Distribution Operations Assistant
Date:Jun 8, 2018
Location:HERNDON, VA, US, 20171
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.
This role is responsible for service restoration and distribution switching activities using extensive knowledge of electrical distribution systems including technical knowledge of operations and switching practices. Handles complex work and all aspects of the job using wide knowledge of the field and mastery of the subject matter. Provides leadership to a shift-oriented workforce.Perform other duties as requested or assigned.
Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience
Basic Qualification: 3+ years directly related experience (in addition to preferred Associate's degree or its equivalency in directly related experience).
Full knowledge of the principals of distribution and substation switching, service restoration, operations and company standards and policies.
Skills: Interpersonal; strong written and verbal communications; analytical; personal and mainframe computer applications.
Abilities: Independent and sound problem resolution; address multiple tasks simultaneously; handle constantly changing and emerging priorities; Leadership abilities
Must be able to meet NERC qualifications
Education Level:Degree or an equivalent combination of education and demonstrated related experience may be accepted in lieu of preferred level of education:AssociateRequired Degree:Disciplines:Preferred:Electrical Engineering TechnologyElectrical EngineeringOther disciplines may be substituted for the preferred discipline(s) listed above.
Cold Up to 25%
Heat Up to 25%
Office Work Environment 76 -100%
Energized Wires Up to 25%
Travel Up to 25%
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.
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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