Dominion Energy Electrician Plant Apprentice in Eastover, South Carolina
Electrician Plant Apprentice
Date: Oct 15, 2021
Location: Eastover, SC, US, 29044
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!
At this time, Dominion Energy cannot transfer nor sponsor a work visa for this position.
This position does not offer relocation assistance.
This position is responsible for assisting with troubleshooting, repairing, and maintaining, electrical equipment associated with an electric generating stations. Maintains and repairs distribution and power related equipment such as: transformers, circuit breakers, motors, and variable frequency drives. uses hand tools, operating other equipment such as: cranes and forklifts to move equipment, table saws, drill press machines, and air powered tools along with the task of bending and installing conduit.
Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience
0-4 years experience as an Industrial Electrician.
Previous experience with 4160 voltage motors, generators, motor controllers, and switchgear and/or distribution systems required.
Knowledge and experience in Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) and Variable Frequency Drives is highly desirable.
Requires working outdoors and during inclement weather, heavy lifting, climbing tall structures at extreme heights, standing for prolonged periods of time, and working in confined spaces.
Must be able to wear a respirator and maintain annual respirator requalification.
Must be willing to work various shifts, generally day or evening shift, be able to work callout overtime, be able to support a 24/7 work schedule (shift work) including holidays and overtime.
Understanding of wiring diagrams and control schematics.
Ability to use precision measuring tools.
Basic understanding of AC and DC electrical theory to include knowledge of electric symbols and formulas.
Preferred: 2-4 years of experience .
Completion of high school or equivalent (i.e., GED) is required.
Licenses, Certifications, or Quals Description
Must have a valid driver's license with a safe driving history.
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,
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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: Columbia
Nearest Secondary Market: South Carolina
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