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Dominion Energy Nuclear Plant Equipment Operator in Jenkinsville, South Carolina

Nuclear Plant Equipment Operator

Date:Jan 11, 2021

Location:Jenkinsville, SC, US, 29065

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.

Location Detail

Job Title: Nuclear Plant Equipment Operator

LocationVCS Unit 1

Jenkinsville, SC 29065

Business UnitDominion Energy South Carolina

Operating GroupNuclear

Hiring ManagerMatthew K Crawford

RecruiterMelanie Dawn Leone

HRBP​Dana L Roberts​​

This posting closes onFebruary 2, 2021.

General Information

The Company is actively seeking United States military veterans and service members who meet the qualification below.

Job Summary

The Nuclear Plant Equipment Operator position is an entry level position into the Control Room. Individuals in this title are expected to enter the Control Operator licensing program when selected. Responsible for performing work associated with the operation of various plant equipment. Locally, starts up, operates, inspects and shuts down primary radwaste and secondary plant systems and associated/related components. Performs or assists with scheduled, operational tests on protective devices and safety systems, filter pre-coating operations, cleans water strainers, oil strainers and condensers and changes cartridge filters. Reads meters, gauges, thermometers and instruments on auxiliary equipment, makes adjustments to obtain efficient operations, and records readings as required. Inspects outdoor transformer equipment, including deluge system, service switchgear and operating M-G sets and rectifiers, reports abnormal conditions. Participates in self-assessments and prompt adequate resolution of identified department issues. Train for and as needed perform duties as a site fire brigade responder. Responsible for receiving, informing, and giving information in a timely manner related to issues such as safe work practices, work schedules or delays, wasted resources, errors not readily apparent or easy to detect, and non-compliance to procedures, and work processes or procedures that could improve performance or reduce costs.

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience

  • 1+ year relevant power plant experience, preferably in a nuclear power plan or equivalent education in engineering or nuclear technology

  • Must be qualified and able to perform the responsibilities and tasks of the position to accurately read, interpret, and comply with company/department procedures, provide attention to detail, and to minimize errors.

  • Thorough knowledge of operation of pumps, valves, motors, and other power plant equipment.

  • A basic knowledge of nuclear power plant systems and their operation, and health physics procedures.

  • Ability to diagnose problems in power plant equipment, write Maintenance Requests for repairs, and function as a member of the stations fire brigade.

  • Able to work a rotating shift schedule.

Education Requirements

Education Level: Required: High School Graduate , GED

Licenses, Certifications, or Quals Description

For Millstone - must meet ANSI N18.1-1971 Section 4.5.1

Other Working Conditions

Test Description

This job requires recommended test results from the EEI Plant Operators Selection System (POSS) aptitude test, administered on site during the pre-employment process. To view the practice test, cut and paste the following URL in your browser,

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:ColumbiaNearest Secondary Market:South CarolinaJob Segment:Power Plant Operator, Nuclear, Engineer, Power Plant, Nuclear Engineering, Energy, Engineering

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