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Southern Company Engineer - Transmission Lines (Monroeville, Alabama) in Monroeville, Alabama
Engineer - Transmission Lines (Monroeville, Alabama)
Southwest TMC Transmission Lines Engineer
NOTE: This position will be filled at an exempt 3, 4, 5 or 6 depending on the skills & experience level of the successful candidate .
This position exists to provide support to the Southwest TMC Transmission Line Maintenance workgroup. The successful candidate's responsibilities will include supporting the TMC Supervisor, Foreman, and Line Crew by providing line design support, preparing and closing capital and maintenance work orders, coordinating material needs, overseeing maintenance and inspection contractors, entering and reviewing data, coordinating work activities with other departments, patrolling transmission lines, coordinating repairs on transmission lines and associated equipment, performing environmental inspections, etc. This position is located in Monroeville, AL.
BS Degree in Engineering from an ABET accredited college/university required
Experience using transmission or distribution line design software is preferred
2-5 years of experience in the maintenance, construction, and/or operation of transmission or distribution line facilities is preferred
1 year of experience in the formal design of transmission lines is preferred
. Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
General knowledge of Transmission Line maintenance policies and business practices
Effective communication skills and the ability to effectively deal with both external and internal customers
Proven organizational skills and attention to detail
Ability to manage multiple high priority projects with deadlines
Availability for standby duty and after-hours emergency response and support
Ability to work in team situations as well as independently from a support role and a leadership role
Currently qualified or be able to become a certified APC drone pilot
Experience using Microsoft Office Products (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint)
Experience with or ability to quickly learn transmission and accounting related programs (STOMP, CAMP, Maximo, TLMS, TransMap, ArcMap, TEAMS, etc.)
Demonstrate strong oral and written communications skills
Other Attributes :
Candidate must be committed to safety with a positive attitude and Target Zero focus
Candidate must exhibit Southern Company - Our Values
Candidate must be innovative, take initiative, and demonstrate personal responsibility, decisiveness and flexibility
Candidate must be able to work effectively with others in a team environment and have the ability to interface with a diverse group of individuals
Candidate must be customer focused, demonstrate assertiveness, and foster the ability to influence others
The successful candidate must be available for after-hours emergency response and support from home, office, and field locations
Alabama Power provides the valuable combination of competitive prices, reliable electricity supply and unparalleled service to 1.4 million homes, businesses and industries in the southern two-thirds of Alabama.
Southern Company (NYSE: SO) is America's premier energy company, with 46,000 megawatts of generating capacity and 1,500 billion cubic feet of combined natural gas consumption and throughput volume serving 9 million customers through its subsidiaries . The company provides clean, safe, reliable and affordable energy through electric operating companies in four states, natural gas distribution companies in seven states, a competitive generation company serving wholesale customers across America and a nationally recognized provider of customized energy solutions, as well as fiber optics and wireless communications . Southern Company brands are known for excellent customer service, high reliability and affordable prices that are below the national average. Through an industry-leading commitment to innovation, Southern Company and its subsidiaries are inventing America's energy future by developing the full portfolio of energy resources, including carbon-free nuclear, 21st century coal, natural gas, renewables and energy efficiency, and creating new products and services for the benefit of customers. Southern Company has been named by the U.S. Department of Defense and G.I. Jobs magazine as a top military employer, recognized among the Top 50 Companies for Diversity by DiversityInc, listed by Black Enterprise magazine as one of the 40 Best Companies for Diversity and designated a Top Employer for Hispanics by Hispanic Network. The company has earned a National Award of Nuclear Science and History from the National Atomic Museum Foundation for its leadership and commitment to nuclear development and is continually ranked among the top energy companies in Fortune's annual World's Most Admired Electric and Gas Utility rankings. Visit our website at
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: Alabama-Mobile Area-Monroeville
Operating Company: Alabama Power Company
Job Type: Standard
Travel (Up to...): Yes, 25 % of the Time
Monroeville Crew Headquarters - 128 North Highway 21 By-pass (128MONROEVILLE)
128 North Highway 21 By-pass
Req ID: APC2006944