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Southern Company Entry Level Electrical Engineering Openings (2020 new graduates) - Plant Vogtle Units 3&4 in Waynesboro, Georgia

Entry Level Electrical Engineering Openings (2020 new graduates) - Plant Vogtle Units 3&4


Entry Level Electrical Engineers Needed!

It's an exciting time to be part of our growing organization. If a career in new nuclear at Plant Vogtle Units 3&4 is what you have been longing for, and if you are energized, positive, committed, and desiring to make a difference, then we are looking for YOU to join our team! This is a sourcing requisition. If there is interest in your resume, we will contact you for a specific requisition/posting based on your experience and degree.

Southern Nuclear Operating Company (SNC), headquartered in Birmingham, AL, operates Southern Company's six nuclear reactors at three locations in Georgia and Alabama: two operating reactors at Plant Vogtle, near Waynesboro, GA; two operating reactors at Plant Hatch, near Baxley, GA; and two operating reactors at Plant Farley, near Dothan, AL. In addition, construction activities are well underway for two new AP1000 Units (V3&4) at our Plant Vogtle location in Waynesboro, GA.


General Engineering responsibilities:

  • Plans, organizes and manages work to meet project schedules and changing priorities.

  • Evaluates failures and recommends appropriate course of action.

  • Evaluates, monitors and trends plant data for assigned area of work or system.

  • Troubleshoots systems, performs predictive and root cause analysis, and determines and initiates corrective action.

  • Plans assigned phases of preventive, routine and special programs, and performs engineering evaluations needed for the operation of a safe and economical nuclear plant.

  • Provides guidance and training to other employees and contractors on technical issues within an assigned area of work or system.

Educational Requirements:

  • BS in Engineering from an ABET accredited program or PE license required .

  • Grade point average (GPA) 3.0 or better is required

Behavioral Attributes:

  • Prioritizes work of self and others to ensure schedules are met.

  • Incorporates vendors/contractors and other employees into decision-making when necessary.

  • Ensures quality decisions are made by considering financial implications of decisions and actions to ensure costs are controlled.

  • Holds self accountable for superior results; respects the dignity of every individual; assumes personal responsibility for individual and corporate success.

Technical Requirements:

  • Detailed knowledge of plant procedures and regulations in assigned area.

  • Detailed knowledge of plant systems and processes.

  • Working knowledge of computer software programs supporting assigned area.

Southern Company (NYSE: SO) is America’s premier energy company, with 44,000 megawatts of generating capacity and 1,500 billion cubic feet of combined natural gas consumption and throughput volume serving 9 million electric and gas utility customers through its subsidiaries. The company provides clean, safe, reliable and affordable energy through electric utilities in four states, natural gas distribution utilities in seven states, a competitive generation company serving wholesale customers across America and a national 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 utilities in Fortune’s annual World's Most Admired Electric and Gas Utility rankings. Visit our website at 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. #LI

Job Field: Engineering

Job Type: Standard

Primary Location: Georgia-East Georgia-Waynesboro

Operating Company: Southern Nuclear Operating Co

Job Type: Standard

Travel (Up to...): Yes, 25 % of the Time

Work Location(s):

Plant Vogtle 3 & 4 - 7825 River Road (7825WAYNESBORO)

7825 River Road


Req ID: SNC2005835

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