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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.

Job Experience

  • 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

Work Location(s):

Monroeville Crew Headquarters - 128 North Highway 21 By-pass (128MONROEVILLE)

128 North Highway 21 By-pass

Monroeville, 36460

Req ID: APC2006944