Southern Company Lighting Design Analyst in Tucker, Georgia

Lighting Design Analyst



This position is responsible for the daily tasks of engineering, designing and estimating outdoor lighting systems according to NESC specifications. The successful candidate must be able to manage several projects at the same time, to include residential, commercial, and industrial outdoor lighting customers. The candidate must also be able to correctly engineered job packages, stake job sites, communicate effectively with internal and external customers all in a timely manner. The candidate will need to assist with scheduling meetings in order to insure all committed service dates are met. This individual must be able to use the following technical applications (JETS, Socket, GIS/Designer, and Distview) for engineering, designing and estimating jobs.

Education & Job Experience:

  • High School diploma required

  • Bachelors degree preferred

  • Minimum of 3 years of region distribution engineering or lighting engineering experience preferred

  • Knowledge of electric distribution system and related software preferred (JETS, Socket, Distview, GIS, etc.)

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Knowledge of electrical distribution system

  • Knowledge of engineering and construction principles

  • Knowledge of NESC underground and overhead construction practices

  • Knowledge of outdoor lighting designs, products, and engineering

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Excellent organizational and computer skills

  • Demonstrates commitment to Our Values

Job Responsibilities:

  • Engineer jobs and prepare job packages in a timely manner

  • Estimate job cost, order material, and bill the customer using JETS and/or GIS/Designer

  • Verify voltage drop, ampere rating of wire and fuse sizes

  • Obtain all necessary required permits for projects (DOT, Storm Water, etc.)

  • Visit job sites to determine if any dangerous/hazardous conditions exist before any work installation begins and share this information with construction team

  • Stake job sites for accurate installation of conductor and poles

  • Make sure each project is completed by promised commitment date

  • Verify all construction unit sheets are correct upon completion of project and reconcile all material, labor, and any other necessary charges associated with job

  • Close jobs in a timely manner to meet monthly compliance requirements

  • Establish and maintain a working relationship with internal team (sales rep, coordinator, billing, leadership team)

Safety Sensitive

Georgia Power Company has classified this position as "Safety Sensitive" and as such is subject to relevant pre-employment screening(s) to determine fitness for duty. Any offer of employment is contingent upon the applicant successfully completing all required fitness assessments

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 an investor-owned, tax-paying utility that serves 2.4 million customers in all but four of Georgia's 159 counties. The largest of four electric utilities that make up Southern Company, Georgia Power, has been providing electricity to Georgia for more than a century at rates well below the national average. With 4.4 million customers and more than 42,000 megawatts of generating capacity, Atlanta-based Southern Company (NYSE: SO) is the premier energy company serving the Southeast. A leading U.S. producer of electricity, Southern Company owns Alabama Power, Georgia Power, Gulf Power, Mississippi Power, Southern Nuclear, Southern Power, SouthernLINC Wireless and Southern Telecom. Southern Company also has a growing competitive generation company. Southern Company brands are known for excellent customer service, high reliability and retail electric prices below the national average. Southern Company is consistently listed among the top U.S. electric service providers in customer satisfaction by the American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI).

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: Facilities & Building Services

Job Type: Standard

Primary Location: Georgia-Metro Atlanta-Tucker

Operating Company: Georgia Power Company

Job Type: Standard

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

Work Location(s):

Tucker Local Office - 1790 Montreal Circle (1790TUCKER)

1790 Montreal Circle

Tucker, 30084

Req ID: GPC2006494