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Dominion Energy Senior Nuclear Designer-Millstone Power Station, CT in WATERFORD, Connecticut

Senior Nuclear Designer-Millstone Power Station, CT

Date: Sep 14, 2023

Location: WATERFORD, CT, US, 06385

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.Our internal posting policy requires that you have been in your current position (same title, department, and location) for at least 12 months**, or that you have obtained approval from your current supervisor/manager to apply for this position.

**Please note for Customer Projects Designer roles there is a three (3) year commitment that includes a two (2) year training program. Customer Account Specialists I and II must have at least 2 years in Customer Account Management. Member Account Specialist I, II and III must complete their 3-year training program).

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!

To learn more about Dominion Energy’s workplace culture, sustainability efforts, and commitment to DE&I, please see ourand.

At this time, Dominion Energy cannot transfer nor sponsor a work visa for this position.

Job Summary

Dominion Energy is currently seeking one Senior Nuclear Electrical Designer for the Design Engineering Rapid Response department at the Millstone Power Station in Waterford, Connecticut. Job duties include:

Independently prepare detailed design drawings and/or generate design changes from verbal or written instructions.

Manually and electronically design and draft detailed drawings related to nuclear plant equipment or systems, such as wiring diagrams, schematics, and equipment layouts for portions of large and/or complex electrical construction projects.

Evaluate engineering changes and supporting documents to verify conformance to industry codes and company/nuclear station specifications and standards.

Conduct field walkdowns to gather design data, verify configuration, design concepts, or plant conditions.

Interface with equipment vendors and other engineering disciplines (e.g. civil structural, engineering mechanics) to ensure that drawings, engineering databases and calculations are integrated and accurate.

Provide field support to assist in the installation of the design, and to resolve any unexpected problems encountered.

Review / check the accuracy of new and modified drawings completed by other designers.

Provide additional input to Design Change Packages as needed to include materials or equipment, man hour estimates for proposed design work, drawing revision

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience

5+ years of experience in nuclear or other industry/generating facilities as a designer and/or craft worker (Electrical experience preferrred)

Associate degree in drafting or design technology, or completion of technical CAD program/ Certification(s) demonstrating full knowledge of accepted electrical engineering design drafting principles and practices.

A minimum of 1 year in the use of CADD Microstation /IRASB software

Advanced skill in the use of CADD Microstation, ProjectWise, PAMS, DocTop, DocEm, and Microsoft Word and Excel.

Working knowledge of and demonstrated skill in applying applicable regulations, related codes, and standards related to specialty craft (e.g. Electrical, Instrumentation & Control)

Skill in reviewing and understanding moderately complex to highly complex technical documents, drawings and diagrams.

Proven ability to accurately complete designs for large and/or complex systems, provide technical input to craft or engineering staff.

Detail oriented, strong organizational skills, ability to independently plan and schedule work. Strong computer and keyboarding skills.

Good math skills, including geometry and trigonometry, with ability to perform basic calculations, review technical documents, drawings and diagrams.

Education Requirements

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


Preferred Discipline(s): Drafting & Design Technology

Licenses, Certifications, or Quals Description

Working Conditions

Office Work Environment 51-75%

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.

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Nearest Major Market: Hanover

Nearest Secondary Market: Chesterfield

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