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Southern Company Metrology Analyst / Metrology Engineer in Juliette, Georgia

Metrology Analyst / Metrology Engineer


Metrology Analyst / Metrology Engineer


This position provides technical support for the Georgia Power Juliette Metrology Lab (JML) for Measuring and Test Equipment (M&TE) repair, calibration, and certification activities. This includes ensuring that standards and procedures are in conformance and are technically correct. The incumbent will also be responsible for the following activities: procedure writing, project managing new lab standard purchases, capability reviews, various test equipment repair support, nonconformance reviews, test automation, data collection, uncertainty analysis, and providing required training to less experienced personnel.


Educational Requirements:

  • Technical degree and metrology experience is mandatory. Formal training in metrology and Engineering degree is highly desirable. Strong computer skills a must.

  • Advanced engineering degree or PE a plus

  • Military training a plus

Job Experience, Knowledge, and Skills:

  • Experience in technical roles (e.g., engineering, specialist, etc.) is highly desirable

  • Experience with developing and delivering training preferred

  • 10 CFR 50, Appendix B and 10 CFR 21 knowledge a plus

  • Knowledge of a calibration lab and metrology terms

  • Development and maintenance of area procedures

  • Effective verbal and writing skills

  • Strong team player that builds credibility and trust quickly

  • Ability to work with people to achieve organizational objectives

  • Must be able to support 24/7 operation including holidays, nights, and weekends when necessary

  • Proficient in relevant computer applications / Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Teams, etc.)

  • Ability to make decisions and demonstrate short/long-term strategic vision for JML

Behavioral Attributes:

  • Model the "Our Values": Safety Excellence, Unquestionable Trust, Superior Performance and Total Commitment

  • Promotes a diverse, trusting, equitable and inclusive environment where employees feel included, informed, engaged, and empowered

  • Exhibits Customer Service Excellence – striving to satisfy internal and external customers by adding value

  • Results-oriented approach to responsibilities and ownership and personal responsibility for assigned accountabilities

  • Strong interpersonal skills and proven ability to build strong relationships

  • Adapts to rapidly changing environment


  • Serve as a technical expert in all areas at JML including electrical, temperature, pressure, dimensional, flow, torque, force, and vibration

  • Project manage all JML new equipment purchases / installs from conception to completion to ensure all expected cost and productivity goals are met or exceeded

  • Train all technicians on how to operate new equipment and ensure they have the technical training to complete their jobs

  • Manage the JML capital budget and makes the necessary purchases that provide the best value to the customers

  • Track all production numbers and provide process improvements and efficiencies

  • Write and approve technical procedures on equipment and ensure all procedures meet the needs of QA program

  • Provide technical evaluation of the Nonconformance Reports that we provide for the nuclear QA program

  • Review and approve all data sheets to ensure technical accuracy

  • Research new capabilities to support our customer’s needs (e.g. solar industry to calibrate integral pyranometers and other needs of that industry)

  • Research new lab standards for complex calibrations and repairs

  • Create and manage uncertainty budgets that specify how technically accurate calibration processes are for each reading taken

Subject to the Georgia Power Company Smoke Free Workplace Policy: You must be free from all tobacco products (including but not limited to cigarettes, cigars, pipes, chew, snuff, patch and/or gum), at least six months prior to applying for this position.

Georgia Power is the largest electric subsidiary of Southern Company (NYSE: SO), America's premier energy company. Value, Reliability, Customer Service and Stewardship are the cornerstones of the Company's promise to 2.6 million customers in all but four of Georgia's 159 counties. Committed to delivering clean, safe, reliable and affordable energy at rates below the national average, Georgia Power maintains a diverse, innovative generation mix that includes nuclear, coal and natural gas, as well as renewables such as solar, hydroelectric and wind. Georgia Power focuses on delivering world-class service to its customers every day and the Company is consistently recognized by J.D. Power and Associates as an industry leader in customer satisfaction. For more information, visit and connect with the Company on Facebook ( ), Twitter ( ) and Instagram ( ).

Southern Company is an equal opportunity employer where an applicant's qualifications are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other basis prohibited by law.

Job Field: Engineering

Job Type: Standard

Primary Location: Georgia-Central Georgia-Juliette

Operating Company: Georgia Power Company

Job Type: Standard

Travel (Up to...): No

Work Location(s):

Plant Scherer - 10986 Highway 87 (10986JULIETTE)

10986 Highway 87

Juliette, 31046

Req ID: GPC2008157

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