Dominion Energy Associate LNG Technician (Electrical) in LUSBY, Maryland
Associate LNG Technician (Electrical)
Date:Sep 27, 2017
Location:LUSBY, MD, US, 20657
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.
The Associate LNG Technician (Electrical) reports directly to the Electrical and Controls Supervisor and is a member of multi-disciplined work force responsible for the Safe and Reliable maintenance and operation of a Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) import/export and re-gasification terminal, including LNG process systems, infrastructure, controls, emergency response, base load gas/steam turbine and emergency power generation, station (turbine) auxiliary and support systems, and Distributed Control System (DCS). Dedication, sensitivity to safety issues and compliance with policies and procedures is essential for the safe, reliable and efficient operation of the terminal.
The successful candidate must be willing to work in an industrial environment on complex and detailed systems, with the majority of their time performing field work including the corrective and preventive maintenance inspection, testing, troubleshooting, repair, replacement, configuration, calibration, and installation of medium and low-voltage class generators, transformers, switchgear, motor-control centers, variable frequency (VFD)/soft-start motor drives, distribution panel boards, AC Induction/Synchronous and DC motors, vital (UPS) power systems, critical DC battery and charger systems, digital generator/feeder and motor protection, fire protection, heaters, HVAC, navigational aid and related components. Must be able to comprehend and comply with established maintenance and operating procedures, environmental protocols, federal, state and local regulatory codes, safety policies and technical standards.
Specific job responsibilities include the following:
Responsible for assisting more experienced technicians in the performance of corrective and preventive maintenance inspections using digital multimeters, oscilloscopes, dielectric, circuit breaker, and protective relay test equipment, computer, microprocessor based controls firm/hardware.
Assisting more experienced technicians in performance of testing of cable/bus, generators, switchgear, motor control centers, protective and network relaying, motors, heaters, transformers, Lighting, HVAC, DC and Navigational aid systems etc. recording and trending data as required.
Maintain drawings and configuration control documentation as related to the electrical system.
Monitors the loading/unloading of LNG ships.
Attendance to scheduled onsite/off-site training courses.
Trains on environmental and industrial safety, operations and security procedures.
Aggressively pursues assigned self-study training and qualification program(s).
Conservatively operates and maintains the facility recognizing the safety and environmental consequences of actions taken.
Achieves the highest levels of environmental and industrial safety compliance.
May perform the duties of an Associate LNG technician in a rotational shift environment, including holidays, weekends, and nights.
Performs all duties applying safety protocols and adhering to regulatory mandates.
Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience
Zero to two years’ experience in an industrial setting in process/product maintenance and operations, depending on type of experience.
Basic understanding of the Station Electrical Power Generation and Distribution system, and adheres to safety protocols
Basic understanding of all plant utilities, including air, water, power generation, sanitation and nitrogen
Basic knowledge of AC/DC electrical theory
Familiar with the requirements of NFPA 70 - National Electric Code, NFPA 70E Electrical Safety in the Workplace and applicable Department of Transportation (DOT) and OSHA regulations etc.
Working knowledge of the hazards and safety requirements for working in proximity of machinery and equipment capable of severe electrical shock and arc-flash
Basic knowledge of environmental regulations
Basic computer skills of Microsoft Word, Excel and SAP applications
Analytical and deductive reasoning skills, oral and written communication skills, technical writing skills, electrical skills, and mathematical skills
Capability to solve basic equipment basic problems
Capability to conduct site inspections or walk downs, including working at heights and confined spaces
Capability to maintain drawings and configuration documentation as related to the industrial electrical system
Education Level: Degree or an equivalent combination of education and demonstrated related experience may be accepted in lieu of preferred level of education: High School Graduate , Trade School Graduate , Associate , Required: GED , Disciplines: Preferred: Electrical Engineering Te,Electrical Technology,Electronics,Electrical and Electronic E,Electrical and Instruction,Electrical
Confined Spaces 76-100%
Dust / Grease / Oil 76-100%
Energized Wires 76-100%
Loud Noise 76-100%
Office Work Environment Up to 25%
Operating Machinery 76-100%
Pressurized Lines & Valves 76-100%
Travel Up to 25%
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, https://www.dominionenergy.com/careers/career-profiles/pre-employment-testing.
Dominion 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.
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.
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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