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Dominion Energy Fleet Technician/Senior Fleet Technician in DURHAM, North Carolina

Fleet Technician/Senior Fleet Technician

Date: Apr 3, 2024

Location: DURHAM, NC, US, 27713

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!

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 will be considered for this opportunity.

At this time, Dominion Energy cannot transfer nor sponsor a work visa for this position.

This position does not offer relocation assistance.

Job Summary

This position will be located at the South Durham Operations Center in Durham, North Carolina.

Fleet Technician:

This is the second level position in the Fleet Technician job series. Distinguished from Associate Fleet Technician by exercising independent judgment and decision-making in planning, organizing and conducting work assignments. The incumbent is responsible for maintaining the garage and keeping it clean and orderly, as well as servicing automotive electrical, mechanical, and fuel systems.

Additional responsibilities include:

• Maintaining company vehicles by keeping them well-lubricated, fueled, and cleaned

• Performing routine maintenance and repairs on automotive equipment.

• Repairing and maintaining construction equipment

• Servicing automotive equipment by lubricating, changing oil, repairing tires, washing, and packing wheel bearings

• Assist with mounting vehicle toolboxes, welding equipment, generators, and compressors

• Completes necessary records of work performed

• Perform other duties as requested or assigned

Senior Fleet Technician

This is the third level position in the Fleet Technician progression. Distinguished from the Fleet Technician, Senior Fleet Technicians must be experienced and capable of independently performing complex diagnostics, repairs, maintenance, and servicing of cars, light-/medium-/heavy-duty trucks, and off-road construction equipment in a safe, efficient, and quality manner. Senior Fleet Technicians also independently repair and maintain alternate fuel vehicles and equipment. The incumbent is responsible for maintaining the garage and keeping it clean and orderly, as well as servicing automotive electrical, mechanical, and fuel systems.

Additional responsibilities include:

• Perform complex repairs on vehicles, motorized construction and other work equipment including electrical, mechanical, and fuel systems;

• Mounts vehicle bodies, toolboxes, welding equipment, generators, and compressors;

• Provides assistance, advice, and solutions to co-workers;

• Assist with repairs and maintains CNG compression and dispensing equipment;

• Completes necessary records of work performed;

• Maintains garage in clean and orderly condition.

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

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience

Fleet Technician Minimum Qualifications :

• High school diploma or equivalent and 3 years of directly related experience; OR

• Vocational/trade school certificate in related program and 1 year of directly related experience

• Directly Related Experience includes: repair and servicing of passenger and light duty-trucks, medium- to heavy-duty trucks, and repair and servicing of off-road/construction equipment

Knowledge: Automotive and construction equipment operation and maintenance; basic math.

Abilities: Communicate effectively, orally and in writing; distinguish the nature of sounds to determine if equipment is running correctly; respond to emergency conditions, which may include changing flat tires, and chaining up vehicles; diagnosing and repairing automotive and construction equipment; using hand and power tools, such as hoists, saws, wrenches, and hammers.

• Must possess, or acquire within a reasonable timeframe, a Commercial Driver’s License (CDL)

• May require travel in on off-road conditions

• Possession of own hand tools

Preferred Qualifications:

Associate's degree and 3 years of directly related experience; OR

5 years directly related experience as a fleet technician or equivalent

Extensive knowledge and experience with CNG equipment

Possession of current/valid Commercial Driver’s License (CDL)

Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) certification

Basic knowledge of Natural Gas Vehicle (NGV) conversion technology and CNG compression and dispensing equipment.

Knowledge of alternatively fueled vehicles (natural gas vehicles (NGV's) and compressed natural gas (CNG) refueling equipment, electric vehicles, etc. where applicable.

Additional Information

Senior Fleet Technician Minimum Qualifications :

• High school diploma or equivalent and 5+ years of directly related experience; or

• Vocational/trade school certificate in related program and 3-5+ years of directly related experience

• Directly Related Experience includes: repair and servicing of passenger and light duty-trucks, medium- to heavy-duty trucks, and repair and servicing of off-road/construction equipment

Knowledge: Advanced knowledge of gasoline and diesel automotive, motorized construction, and work equipment; and basic math.

Abilities: Diagnose and repair automotive and construction equipment; distinguish the nature of sounds to determine if equipment is running correctly; operate the range of vehicles from automobiles to light-, medium-, and heavy-duty trucks as well as construction equipment such as backhoes and trenchers; use repair equipment such as welders, torque wrenches, drills, grinders as well as hand & power tools such as hoists, saws, wrenches, and hammers; respond to emergency conditions, which may include changing flat tires or chaining up vehicles in on- and off-road conditions; and communicate effectively, orally and in writing.

• Must possess, or acquire within a reasonable timeframe, a Commercial Driver’s License (CDL)

• May require travel in on off-road conditions

• Possession of own hand tools

Preferred Qualifications:

Eight years of directly related experience;

Automotive/vehicle maintenance certification (ASE or equivalent for automobiles, light-duty trucks, or medium- to heavy-duty trucks, alternate fuel vehicles, etc.);

Advanced knowledge of electrical, computer, hydraulic, fuel, and exhaust systems as well as power trains;

Possession of current and valid CDL.

Knowledge of alternatively fueled vehicles (natural gas vehicles (NGV’s) and compressed natural gas (CNG) refueling equipment, electric vehicles, etc. where applicable.

Knowledge of NGV conversion technology, CNG compression, storage, and dispensing equipment.

Education Requirements

Degree or an equivalent combination of education and demonstrated related experience may be accepted in lieu of preferred level of education: High School Diploma, GED

Licenses, Certifications, or Quals Description

• Must have a valid driver's license with a safe driving history.

• Must possess, or acquire within a reasonable timeframe, a commercial driver's license.

Working Conditions

Office Work Environment Up to 25%

Travel Up to 25%

Cold 51-75%

Heat 51-75%

Outdoors 51-75%

Other Working Conditions

• May require travel in on- and off-road conditions.

• Exposure to loud noises and fumes

• Stooping, bending, squatting, lifting, crawling, climbing, reaching.

• May require long periods of sitting or standing.

• May be required to work night, weekend, and holiday call out.

This is not a flat-rate paid position.

Test Description

No Testing Required

Other Information

These and other duties as assigned constitute essential functions of the job.

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.

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: Durham

Nearest Secondary Market: Raleigh

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