Dominion Energy Senior Staffing Specialist- Diversity in RICHMOND, Virginia

Senior Staffing Specialist- Diversity

Date:Jul 13, 2018

Location:RICHMOND, VA, US, 23219

Company:Dominion Energy

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.

Job Summary

This position provides recruiting support for Dominion Energy and partners closely with HR and Dominion Energy leadership to develop and execute a cost effective recruiting strategy that is consistent with business goals.

  • Actively recruit diverse talent for current vacancies and develop long-term diversity recruiting strategy to build Dominion Energy’s talent pipeline

  • Develop relationships with external diverse community organizations; organize recruiting events with these partners

  • Have an active presence on social media with diverse groups

  • Serve as a liaison with recruiters and business unit leaders to notify them of qualified external candidates

  • Collaborate with sourcing specialists in other locations to identify recruitment opportunities; provide guidance and lead diversity recruiting efforts across DE’s footprint

  • Work with recruiters to ensure that top candidates receive appropriate level of engagement

  • Serve as a liaison and advisor to Dominion Energy’s Employee Resource Groups to support their core objective of recruiting diverse talent to the company

  • Integrate diversity goals and strategy into core recruiting functions

  • Evaluate and monitor diversity recruiting metrics

  • Serve as a member of Dominion Energy’s diversity and inclusion project teams and diversity councils

  • Develop content for social media platforms to align with Dominion Energy’s recruitment strategy

  • Partner with Digital Communications & Marketing team

  • Create information to market Dominion Energy’s employment brand and engage with prospective candidates

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience

  • Minimum of 5 years recruiting, sourcing or related business experience plus Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent related work experience)

  • Excellent written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills

  • Excellent personal computer skills and in depth knowledge of Microsoft applications and applicant tracking system

  • In depth knowledge of company organizational structures

  • In depth knowledge of recruiting techniques, employment policies and procedures, and applicable regulations

  • Knowledge of company and HR policies, programs and information systems

  • Strong critical thinking and decision making skills

  • Ability to work effectively in a team

  • Ability to organize and prioritize work in a fast paced environment

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 , Disciplines: Preferred: Business,Human Resources,Liberal Arts

Working Conditions

Travel 26-50%

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.

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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Nearest Major Market:RichmondJob Segment:Staffing, Information Systems, Diversity, Pipeline, HR, Human Resources, Technology, Energy