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Dominion Energy Electrician Trainee (REV42) in SURRY, Virginia

Electrician Trainee (REV42)

Date: Nov 8, 2023

Location: SURRY, VA, US, 23883

Company: Dominion Energy

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!

Starting Hourly Rate: $23.31/hr

Job Summary

This entry level position is responsible for the following job duties:

Inspects, tests, troubleshoots and repairs electrical circuits and electronic equipment under the guidance and direction of an experienced electrician or supervisor.

Performs standardized duties and tasks using hand tools and testing instruments.

Isolates defects in wiring, switches, monitors and other electrical equipment using testing instrument such as ammeter, ohmmeter, voltmeter etc.

Replaces faulty switches, sockets and other elements of electrical systems.

May dismantle electrical machinery and replace defective parts and related fixtures into position and completes circuits according to diagram specifications.

Works under direct supervision and follows standard procedures and instructions to accomplish assigned tasks.

Performs all work in accordance with established safety procedures.

Respects and works safely around power plant equipment to safeguard personnel and equipment. Maintains a neat, clean shop and work area to enhance the working environment.

Perform other duties as requested or assigned.

Individual will be part of the emergency response organization and some travel (for periods of up to a month or more) may be required to support other station outages.

Must obtain and maintain unescorted nuclear access.

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience

Required Qualifications:

Must have high school diploma or GED.

Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs.

Preferred Qualifications:

One year of electrical work in an industrial setting and experience working with basic hand tools.

Electrical trade school or prior military experience.

Nuclear power plant experience.

Other qualifications:

Working knowledge of AC and DC circuitry as well as equipment grounding requirements. Demonstrated use of electrical repair procedures and blueprint circuit understanding. Good oral communication skills. Applies basic skills and works on developing advance skills using tools and equipment. Ability to resolve routine questions and problems, referring more complex issues to more experienced personnel. Ability to follow standard written and oral instruction.

Education Requirements

High school education diploma or GED.

Licenses, Certifications, or Quals Description

Working Conditions

Other Working Conditions

Test Description

This job requires recommended test results from the EEI Power Plant Maintenance Selection System (MASS) aptitude test, administered on site during the pre-employment process.To view the practice test, cut and paste the following URL in your browser,

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.

Nearest Major Market: Richmond

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