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Dominion Energy Power Supply Reliability Specialist I/II in Cayce, South Carolina

Power Supply Reliability Specialist I/II

Date:Feb 12, 2021

Location:Cayce, SC, US, 29033

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!

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Job Summary

Dominion Energy seeks a Power Supply Reliability Specialist I or Power Supply Reliability Specialist II to join the Transmission Operations Planning team at the Dominion Energy Transmission Control Room in Cayce, South Carolina. This position requires working a rotating 12-hour shift. This position will be filled at the level commensurate with the successful candidate’s education, experience, knowledge, skills, and ability.Power Supply Reliability Specialist IThis is a trainee position. As a trainee, completion of NERC Certification at the highest level (currently Reliability Coordinator) is required. This position is responsible for developing an understanding of contingency analysis and reliability analysis of the transmission system, as well as developing an understanding of the responsibility and authority to implement real-time actions to ensure the stable and reliable operation of the Bulk Electric System. Once NERC Certified, this position may fulfill duties of a Power Supply Reliability Specialist II on a temporary basis to finalize training.Power Supply Reliability Specialist IIResponsible for contingency analysis and reliability analysis of the transmission system. This position has the responsibility and authority to implement real-time actions to ensure the stable and reliable operation of the Bulk Electric System. Employees responsible for the operation and maintenance of generation and transmission equipment are subject to this authority. This position requires NERC Certification at the highest level (currently Reliability Coordinator).

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience

Power Supply Reliability Specialist I

  • 0-2 years combination of electric utility operations experience and compliance related experience in a regulated environment.

  • Must be able to pass the NERC exam.

Power Supply Reliability Specialist II

  • 0-2 years combination of electric utility operations experience and compliance related experience in a regulated environment.

  • Must be NERC Certified at the Reliability Coordinator level.

Both Positions:• Must be able to work independently and as a team member and be flexible in a changing environment.• Must possess the ability to work well with others and have good verbal and written communication skills.• Must have basic computer knowledge and skills including Microsoft Office Suite and various tools utilized to conduct research and analysis.• Must have good knowledge of sound engineering principles.• Must be able to demonstrate ability to perform basic modeling/studies.• Must have superior analytical, critical thinking, mathematical, and problem-solving skills.• This position will perform the specific tasks required to provide reliability functions for DESC and other areas as required by the North American Electric Reliability Corporation. Such tasks include studying the Bulk Electric System in real time and on a future basis (generally day ahead to two weeks ahead) to ensure reliable operation of the Bulk Electric System.

Education Requirements

Education Level Required Degree (equivalency not accepted in lieu of required degree):

Bachelor

Disciplines Required:

Bachelor's Degree from an ABET accredited Technical Program from a recognized college or university.

Licenses, Certifications, or Quals Description

Power Supply Reliability Specialist IAbility to become NERC Certified at the Reliability Coordinator level and trained to operate the Reliability Desk within 6 months of hire.

Power Supply Reliability Specialist IINERC Certified at the Reliability Coordinator level and trained to operate the Reliability Desk within 3 months of hire.

Working Conditions

Office Work Environment 76 -100%

Travel Up to 25%

Other Working Conditions

Test Description

No Testing Required.

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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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