Southern Company Lighting Design Analyst (NEC) in Alpharetta, Georgia

Lighting Design Analyst (NEC)


Lighting Design Analyst (NEC)

Job Summary

This position will work closely with the Account Executive and Lighting Coordinator to engineer lighting design projects. The selected candidate will be responsible for the daily tasks of engineering, designing and estimating outdoor lighting systems according to the NEC code. This position will require the selective candidate to manage several projects at a time for commercial and industrial customers. Candidate must be able to effectively prepare job packages, work closely with storekeepers, venders, internal and external customers to ensure work is completed on time with a high attention to detail. This individual will also assist with periodic updated scheduling meetings to ensure all projects are meeting the desired committed service dates. The individual must also be able to use the following technical application (AutoCAD) for designing jobs. This position will be filled at Level 3-5 based on the successful candidate’s work experience. This position is located in Alpharetta, Georgia.

Job Duties & Responsibilities

  • Prepare jobs in a timely manner to satisfy customer's committed date

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

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

  • Obtain any required permits for projects (DOT, State, City, County, etc.)

  • Estimate job cost and order material

  • Verify job sites to determine and minimize all hazards to installation and share this information with construction team.

  • Manage multiple projects with an attention to job design detail

  • Verify all construction charges upon completion and reconcile material and other charges as necessary

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

Education & Job Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred

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

  • Knowledge of NEC code book preferred

  • High aptitude of analytical, organizational, and problem solving skills

  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision

  • Strong interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills

Behavioral Attributes

  • Self-motivated

  • Use creative problem solving skills to identity complex work designs

  • Team player

  • Personal accountability and project ownership

  • Customer focused

  • Safety leader that follows Core Safety Beliefs

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 Type: Standard

Primary Location: Georgia-Metro Atlanta-Alpharetta

Operating Company: Georgia Power Company

Job Type: Standard

Travel (Up to...): Yes, 50 % of the Time

Work Location(s):

North Fulton Opr Hdqs - 11675 Wills Road-Bldg. (11675ALPHARETTA)

11675 Wills Road-Bldg.

Alpharetta, 30004

Req ID: GPC2005531