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Engineering Technician - Corrosion

  • Job Number: 4986
  • Date Posted: June 20, 2019
  • Application Deadline: August 4, 2019
  • Company Name: Dominion Energy
  • State: OH
  • Web Address: https://careers.dominionenergy.com/job/YOUNGSTOWN-Engineering-Technician-Corrosion-OH-44502/56549290
  • Contact: Elaine McMichael
  • Full-time or Part-time: Full Time
  • Type of Work Environment:
  • Building Trades/Construction
    Manufacturing/Welding/CAD
    Transportation/Automotive
    Other
  • Responsibilities / Skills Needed: Dominion Energy is seeking to hire Engineering Technicians. The successful candidate should have a demonstrated ability to effectively communicate with customers, contractors, public officials and company personnel. Must be willing to work indoors on corrosion project design, records research and updates. Could involve outdoor work inspecting remediation projects, locating gas lines, corrosion activities, close interval surveys, etc. Requires the ability to: perceive, analyze and resolve problems work independently and in a team environment.


    In addition to performing other Engineering duties that may be assigned, this role performs tests, repairs and maintenance related to pipeline corrosion. Inspects and tests facilities and equipment to identify existing and potential corrosion problems. Researches, designs and recommends course of action to eliminate or retard corrosion activity. Installs and inspects cathodic protection equipment. Repairs, replaces and services corrosion equipment components. Identifies outside currents that could affect company operations, and initiates corrective steps. Maintains interactive work relationship with other Technicians and Contractors to accurately and effectively complete job responsibilities. Directs and supports contractors to complete pipe to soil readings, remediation measures in the cathodic protection systems and other related functions. Maintains both paper and electronic documents as they apply to corrosion control activities.

    **This position does not offer relocation assistance**


    Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities Experience


    Required please make sure you include how you meet this requirement on your resume:
    •Must have an understanding of electricity and electronics to include: circuits, terminology, and electrical components.
    •Applicant must have and maintain a valid vehicle operator’s license.
    •May be required to use a personal vehicle for Company business use.
    •Requires good personal computer skills and working knowledge of company used programs ex: Microsoft Word and Excel etc. are required
    •Must have High School diploma or equivalent
    •Must be willing to travel out of his or her normally assigned work area and work overtime as required. Occasional overnight stays may be required.

    Other Skills:
    •Successful applicant will possess NACE Level I certification or the ability to successfully complete NACE Level I certification within 18 months of obtaining the position. The Company will provide a maximum of two 2 training sessions and on-the-job training to prepare the employee for certification.
    •Knowledge of GIS and Mechanical aptitude in machinery is a plus but not required.
    •Good math organizational and communication oral and written skills.
    •Dominion will provide additional training in cathodic protection systems and corrosion fundamentals.
    •Training for this position will include, but is not limited to classroom and on the job training.
    •Construction experience.
    •Ability to work outside in varying weather conditions.

    Experience, education or course work in the following is preferred but not required: Electrician, Electronics Engineering Technology, Construction, Engineering or related experience.


    Education Requirements


    High School diploma or equivalent


    Working Conditions


    Cold Up to 25

    Energized Wires Up to 25

    Fumes Up to 25

    Heat Up to 25

    Loud Noise Up to 25

    Office Work Environment 76 -100

    Operating Machinery Up to 25

    Outdoors Up to 25

    Radiation Up to 25


    Test Description


    Engineering and Corrosion Assessment

    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 dombenefits.com.

    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.

    You can experience the excitement of our company – its the difference between taking a job and starting a career.

  • Pay Range:
  • Position Offers: Health Care, Retirement, Vacation