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Dominion Energy Gas Service Specialist in Gastonia, North Carolina

Gas Service Specialist

Date:Feb 12, 2021

Location:Gastonia, NC, US, 28056

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.

Job Summary

There is one position which will be filled at the level commensurate with the successful candidates education, experience, knowledge, skills and abilities.

This position assists in the installation of natural gas appliances, meters, and facilities in an efficient and safe manner while achieving excellent customer service. Uses Computer Aided Dispatch (CAD) to distribute and route work orders to computers mounted in company vehicles. Lights gas pilots on residential and/or commercial appliances, completes minor appliance repairs, runs customer fuel lines, safely drives a company vehicle, and completes appropriate paperwork.

The factors to be accorded weight in determining the appropriate job level for the applicant are relative knowledge, skills, abilities, efficiency, experience, education and special training with respect to the skills required in the job opening.

The company is actively seeking United States military veterans and service members who meet the qualifications outlined below.

• Military service members and veterans with ranks from E3-E5, W1-W2, or O1-O3, plus appropriate equivalent combination of education and years of experience as outlined below.

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience

Required:

  • Gas Service Trainee (0-6 months)

  • Gas Service Specialist I (18 months)*

*highest level an outside applicant can be hired

•Must have knowledge and skills with common hand and power tools.

•Effective communication skills for customer interactions and a willingness to work with others in a team environment are critical.

•Basic computer skills are key.

•Must be able to work in enclosed areas such as crawl spaces, basements, and attics.

•Must be able to work on elevated areas such as roofs and utilize ladders, scaffolding and lifts.

•Serving as an emergency responder and availability for after-hours, on-call work is required.

•Must reside within a 45 minute response time from the geographical center of the assigned area.

•Work is performed in various weather conditions with heavy lifting up to 70 lbs.

Preferred Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience:

•A demonstrated knowledge of safety procedures

•A good mechanical aptitude.

•A demonstrated ability to use and comprehend mathematical calculations and formulas.

•Bilingual (Spanish) candidates preferred.

Education Requirements

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.

Working Conditions

Cold 26-50%

Confined Spaces 26-50%

Dust / Grease / Oil 26-50%

Energized Wires 26-50%

Fumes 26-50%

Heat 26-50%

Loud Noise 26-50%

Operating Machinery Up to 25%

Outdoors 26-50%

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:CharlotteNearest Secondary Market:ConcordJob Segment:Gas, CAD, Drafting, Energy, Engineering, Bilingual

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