Dominion Energy Associate LNG Technician (Electrical) in LUSBY, Maryland
Associate LNG Technician (Electrical)
Date:May 10, 2019
Location:LUSBY, MD, US, 20657
Nearly 7.5 million customers in 18 states energize their homes and businesses with electricity or natural gas from Dominion Energy (NYSE: D), headquartered in Richmond, Va. The company is committed to sustainable, reliable, affordable, and safe energy and is one of the nation's largest producers and transporters of energy with about $100 billion of assets providing electric generation, transmission and distribution, as well as natural gas storage, transmission, distribution, and import/export services.
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The Associate LNG Technician (Electrical) reports directly to the Electrical and Controls Supervisor and is a member of multi-disciplined work force responsible for the Safe and Reliable maintenance and operation of a Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) import/export and re-gasification terminal, including LNG process systems, infrastructure, controls, emergency response, base load gas/steam turbine and emergency power generation, station (turbine) auxiliary and support systems, and Distributed Control System (DCS). Dedication, sensitivity to safety issues and compliance with policies and procedures is essential for the safe, reliable and efficient operation of the terminal.The successful candidate must be willing to work in an industrial environment on complex and detailed systems, with the majority of their time performing field work including the corrective and preventive maintenance inspection, testing, troubleshooting, repair, replacement, configuration, calibration, and installation of medium and low-voltage class generators, transformers, switchgear, motor-control centers, variable frequency (VFD)/soft-start motor drives, distribution panel boards, AC Induction/Synchronous and DC motors, vital (UPS) power systems, critical DC battery and charger systems, digital generator/feeder and motor protection, fire protection, heaters, HVAC, navigational aid and related components. Comprehends and complies with established maintenance and operating procedures, environmental protocols, federal, state and local regulatory codes, safety policies and technical standards.
Specific job responsibilities include the following:
Responsible for assisting more experienced technicians in the performance of corrective and preventive maintenance inspections using digital multimeters, oscilloscopes, dielectric, circuit breaker, and protective relay test equipment, computer, microprocessor based controls firm/hardware. Assisting more experienced technicians in performance of testing of cable/bus, generators, switchgear, motor control centers, protective and network relaying, motors, heaters, transformers, Lighting, HVAC, DC and Navigational aid systems etc. recording and trending data as required. Maintain drawings and configuration control documentation as related to the electrical system. Monitors the loading/unloading of LNG ships. Attendance to scheduled onsite/off-site training courses.Trains on environmental and industrial safety, operations and security procedures,Aggressively pursues assigned self-study training and qualification program(s),Conservatively operates and maintains the facility recognizing the safety and environmental consequences of actions taken. Achieves the highest levels of environmental and industrial safety compliance. May perform the duties of an Associate LNG technician in a rotational shift environment, including holidays, weekends, and nights,Performs all duties applying safety protocols and adhering to regulatory mandates.
Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience
- 0 to 2 years' experience in an industrial setting in process/product maintenance and operations, depending on type of experience.
Basic understanding of the Station Electrical Power Generation and Distribution system, and adheres to safety protocols
Basic understanding of all plant utilities, including air, water, power generation, sanitation and nitrogen
Basic knowledge of AC/DC electrical theory
Familiar with the requirements of NFPA 70 - National Electric Code, NFPA 70E Electrical Safety in the Workplace and applicable Department of Transportation (DOT) and OSHA regulations etc.
Working knowledge of the hazards and safety requirements for working in proximity of machinery and equipment capable of severe electrical shock and arc-flash
Basic knowledge of environmental regulations
Basic computer skills of Microsoft Word, Excel and SAP applications
Analytical and deductive reasoning skills, oral and written communication skills, technical writing skills, electrical skills, and mathematical skills
Capability to solve basic equipment basic problems
Capability to conduct site inspections or walk downs, including working at heights and confined spaces
Capability to maintain drawings and configuration documentation as related to the industrial electrical system
Education Level: Degree or an equivalent combination of education and demonstrated related experience may be accepted in lieu of preferred level of education: High School Graduate , Trade School Graduate , Associate , Required: GED , Disciplines: Preferred: Electrical Engineering Te,Electrical Technology,Electronics,Electrical and Electronic E,Electrical and Instruction,Electrical
Confined Spaces 76-100%
Dust / Grease / Oil 76-100%
Energized Wires 76-100%
Loud Noise 76-100%
Office Work Environment Up to 25%
Operating Machinery 76-100%
Pressurized Lines & Valves 76-100%
Travel Up to 25%
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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