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Dominion Energy Engineering Intern - Project Construction in RICHMOND, Virginia

Engineering Intern - Project Construction

Date:Oct 15, 2020

Location:RICHMOND, VA, US, 23219

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.

Job Summary

  • Provide technical input, in the discipline of mechanical, electrical, civil, structural, or controls engineering, through various phases of project construction and execution.

  • Candidate may be involved in scope document creation based off of input provided by supervisor or technical leads. Candidate may review detailed engineering drawings and verify technical scope inclusion. Candidate may review detailed engineering drawings and verify construction adherence during field implementation. Candidate will support lead engineers in researching and answering technical questions as requested.

  • Candidate may perform various support functions for various stages of major projects including business development support, site development, permitting support (air, water, state, local, etc...), scope development, contract negotiations (equipment, engineering or “EPC” engineering, procurement, and construction contracts), construction activities, commissioning and transition to commercial operation.

  • Projects may range in size from major complex projects to smaller improvement projects at existing generating facilities. Projects include natural gas generating, renewable gas, battery storage, solar, offshore wind, heavy civil terraforming.

  • Candidate will be expected to utilize fundamental engineering principles to perform calculations, analysis, research tasks, or problem solve.

  • Candidate will be expected to be learn and become familiar with techniques, approaches, and practices used to evaluate options and provide recommendations.

  • Candidate will be expected to coordinate with experienced internal engineers, environmental personnel, or site teams to develop professional engineering working knowledge.

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience

  • Must be enrolled in an Engineering degree program from an ABET accredited Engineering program at a four year or post-graduate college or university

  • Mechanical, Electrical, or Computer Engineering is preferred

  • Graduation date of spring 2022 or later

  • Candidates must have a 2.5 minimum GPA

Education Requirements

  • Must be enrolled in an Engineering degree program from an ABET accredited Engineering program at a four year or post-graduate college or university

  • Mechanical, Electrical, or Computer Engineering is preferred

  • Graduation date of spring 2022 or later

  • Candidates must have a 2.5 minimum GPA

Licenses, Certifications, or Quals Description

Working Conditions

Other Working Conditions

Test Description

No Testing Required

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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