Dominion Energy Emergency Preparedness Specialist IV in SURRY, Virginia

Emergency Preparedness Specialist IV

Date:Sep 13, 2018

Location:SURRY, VA, US, 23883

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

Oversight of the development, maintenance and implementation of the Surry Emergency Preparedness Program.The primary role of this position is to perform develop and conduct Emergency Preparedness drills to ensure plant readiness in the event of an emergency. Support development and performance of Emergency Preparedness training.

  • Responsibilities include, but not limited to, program planning, drills and exercises, and implementation of EP policies, plans and procedures.

  • Provide leadership and direction to less experienced ERO staff, may serve as lead or technical experts on projects.

  • Required to perform individual tasks that specifically support Emergency Plan commitments.

  • Develop and maintain regular contact with various station, state(s), local and federal officials in order to advance emergency planning and preparedness.

  • Apply technical and leadership skills to leverage relationships with mid-level station and offsite agency management to advance preparedness.

  • Serve as technical Emergency Plan expert, and may represent the company on a task force or at The Institute of Nuclear Power Operations(INPO) on emergency preparedness meetings.

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience

  • 10 years work experience in a nuclear plant environment, demonstrating good working knowledge of emergency plan procedures and regulatory requirements.

  • 5 years of experience as an Emergency Response Organization member.

  • Training or Operations background with experience in scenario development.

  • This experience can be obtained through normal job duties or through participation in EP Drill Development Teams.

  • Have or have held SRO license preferred. Knowledge of emergency preparedness standard techniques, procedures and criteria to assure personnel, facility and community/locality safety.

  • Familiar with applicable federal (FEMA, NRC, etc.) and state regulations and policies governing emergency response and preparedness.

  • Excellent planning and critical thinking skills, ability to direct the activities of others.

  • Excellent communications skills, ability to work with various levels of employees and external representatives.

  • Ability to plan, design, organize and conduct emergency drills and exercises.

  • Ability to support development and conduct of Emergency Preparedness ERO response training, including performing the role of Subject Matter expert in specific areas.

  • Demonstrated ability to work independently, with little direction or supervision.

  • Demonstrated strong leadership, skill in serving as a team or project lead and in providing guidance and work direction to less experience staff.

Education Requirements

Education Level: Bachelor Degree in Business, Engineering, Science or Health Physics is preferred. An equivalent combination of education and demonstrated related experience may be accepted in lieu of preferred level of education.

Working Conditions

Cold Up to 25%

Heat Up to 25%

Office Work Environment 51-75%

Radiation Up to 25%

Travel Up to 25%

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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