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Dominion Energy Associate Supply Chain Transportation Specialist (Transportation Dispatch) in RICHMOND, Virginia

Associate Supply Chain Transportation Specialist (Transportation Dispatch)

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

The primary focus of this position is dispatching drivers and material loads and providing efficient delivery routes across Dominion Energy's service territory. In addition, the successful candidate may arrange and coordinate transportation and shipping services for equipment and materials. Identifies potential transportation service providers. Communicates with field and project personnel to evaluate provider performance. Reviews and handles freight bills. Reviews and processes routine claims for lost or damaged materials. Assists field personnel in expediting or locating materials in transit. Assists with shipping requirements and issues. May solicit proposals, evaluate responses, negotiate, and/or administer routine service contracts.

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience

0-2 years related experience. Specific knowledge, skills, abilities and experience include:

  • Ability to multi-task.

  • Previous dispatch experience is preferred but not required.

  • Basic knowledge of freight claim law procedures.

  • General knowledge of procurement practices, procedures, and policies.

  • General knowledge of business and contract law.

  • General knowledge material and service delivery fulfillment process.

  • Hazmat DOT knowledge.

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.

  • Ability to communicate to all levels (individual contributors to management).

  • Effective influence, persuasion, and negotiation skills.

  • Value, cost analysis, and general analytical skills.

  • Project management skills.

  • Ability to anticipate, understand, and respond to customer needs.

  • Ability to manage multiple priorities and meet deadlines.

  • Ability to use sound business judgment.

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

  • Military service members and veterans with ranks from E3-E5, W1-W2, or O1-O3, plus appropriate equivalent combination of education and years of experience as outlined above.

Education Requirements

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

Licenses, Certifications, or Quals Description

Working Conditions

Office Work Environment 76 -100%

Travel 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.

You can experience the excitement of our company – it's the difference between taking a job and starting a career.

Top 3 Reasons to Work at Dominion Energy 1. Great Work Life Balance2. Generous Pay and Benefits3. Collaborative & Inclusive Culture

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!

Facts:·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

Nearest Major Market:Richmond Job Segment: Transportation, Supply Chain, Supply, Procurement, Engineering, Operations

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