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Dominion Energy Nuclear Instrument Technician III in MINERAL, Virginia

Nuclear Instrument Technician III

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

North Anna Power Station is seeking an experienced Nuclear Instrument Technician III to join the team.

Work activities are related to maintenance, installation, calibration, maintenance and testing of safety-related equipment associated with electrical, mechanical, and instrumentation and control systems. Work activities will be performed in both a shop and field environment to include both normal and radiological areas of the plant.

In this role you will independently perform maintenance and calibration activities and may lead other technicians in the field. Must satisfactorily complete the Instrument and Control Technician Training Program.

Job duties include:

  • Leads and completes scheduled work activities such as preventative maintenance, corrective maintenance, calibrations and troubleshooting.

  • Performs maintenance and calibration of major instrumentation and control associated with Reactor protection and Turbine Control in addition to other important safety related equipment.

  • Coordinates work with other departments to facilitate job completion and to ensure synchronized efforts: Works on both analog and digital control systems and includes maintenance on microprocessor, electronic and pneumatic instrumentation and control systems including pressure, temperature and flow sensors and associated alarm circuits.

  • Corrects anomalous operation of control and protection systems through the use of computer traces and trends, data obtained using sophisticated test equipment and fundamental and advanced investigative techniques.

  • Accurately completes documentation associated with assigned job tasks and complies with all regulatory and site procedures and policies, including Site Emergency Plan and technical Specifications.

  • Works with other technicians to ensure accurate documentation.

  • Demonstrates high level of knowledge of Work Management processes, Equipment Clearances (safety tagging), Radiological Work Permits associated with department maintenance work assignments, and Safety regulations, policies and practices. Provides peer support in these processes.

  • Actively works with other departments to perform maintenance, calibrations, testing of equipment and control loops, and troubleshooting on systems and equipment, including the reactor containment and other radiological areas, during all modes of plant operation.

  • Uses and reinforces use of industry accepted human performance practices to promote error free performance and coaches others to raise standards and expectations.

  • Supports Engineers in the conduct of data collection and testing.

  • As necessary, performs circuit board component level repair and calibration.

  • Actively works with Engineering on plant design changes and modifications, both electrically and mechanically, for new or upgraded instrumentation and controls.

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience

  • Must have at least 6 years of experience working in I&C

  • Demonstrated detailed knowledge of electronic equipment and circuitry.

  • Demonstrated detailed understanding in the theories of instrumentation and control and their methods of application in nuclear power stations.

  • Demonstrated ability to perform complex troubleshooting of analog and digital instrumentation and control circuits.

  • Demonstrated detailed comprehension of electrical and mechanical physical/dimensional measurements.

  • Demonstrated ability to interpret diagrams, prints, vendor technical manuals and detailed written procedural instructions and to perform work using the information.

  • Demonstrated detailed knowledge of and ability to apply safety regulations, policies, and practices.

  • Must be physically able and willing to utilize respirators, SCBA bottles, fall protection or other equipment essential to the requirements of maintaining a Nuclear Power Plant including making containment entries.

  • Must be able to and willing to work at varying elevations, confined quarters and radiological areas of the plant.

  • Must have the physical ability to carry a minimum of 50 pounds tooling, test equipment, and plant equipment.

The company is actively seeking United States military veterans who meet the qualifications outlined above.

Education Requirements

Required: High School Diploma or GED

Preferred: Associate degreein Instrumentation Technology or related disciplineDegree or an equivalent combination of education and demonstrated related experience may be accepted in lieu of preferred level of education

Working Conditions

Loud Noise Up to 25%

Office Work Environment 26-50%

Radiation Up to 25%

Travel Up to 25%

Test Description

This job requires recommended test results from the EEI Technician (TECH) aptitude test, administered on site during the pre-employment process. To view the practice test, cut and paste the following URL in your browser, https://careers.dominionenergy.com/content/Pre-Employment-Testing/ (Other Sites)

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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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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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