Fleet FAC Engineer- Any SNC Site

Birmingham, AL

We currently have opportunities located at Plant Farley, Plant Hatch, Plant Vogtle 1&2, and/or the Corporate HQ for program engineers.

Fleet FAC Engineer (Corporate)


Southern Nuclear Operating Company’s corporate Fleet Plant Support Department provides support for the Southern Nuclear Fleet. We are seeking engineers with experience in managing and executing the Flow Accelerated Corrosion (FAC) Program. The Fleet FAC Program Engineer is responsible for providing technical leadership and governance, oversight and implementation of the FAC Program for the entire SNC fleet. The successful candidate should have understanding of applicable regulations, codes, and industry standards and experience with program implementation in nuclear power plants. Activities involve ensuring code/regulatory compliance, identifying industry best practices, developing/maintaining fleet procedures, participation in industry working groups, developing the FAC outage inspection, repair, and replacement scopes, evaluating FAC inspection results, reviewing model data and updating the CHEKWORKs FAC models.

The job can be located at any of our SNC Plant site, Plant Farley, Plant Hatch, or Plant Vogtle or at the Corporate HQ location in Birmingham. The candidate must live within 1 hour of one of these locations to support ERO duties.



  • Bachelor of Science degree in an engineering discipline from an accredited college or university, or Professional Engineer license, is required. (Engineering Technology will not be accepted).

  • Mechanical or Civil Engineering discipline is preferred. Nuclear, Civil, Chemical, and Electrical Engineering degrees will be considered based upon the candidate’s experience.

Experience Preferences

The position will be filled as either a level 6 or 7 depending on the successful candidate’s qualifications, expertise, and current paygrade level.

  • A strong technical background in engineering and working knowledge of applicable codes, industry standards, and regulatory requirements related to the applicable programs.

  • Three (3) years or more of application and experience with programs such as License Renewal//Aging Management, Welding & Code Repair/Replacement, Flow Accelerated Corrosion, Fatigue Monitoring, FLEX, Buried Pipe, ISI, IST, Appendix J, and/or Buried Cables is desired. Five (5) years or more of application and experience with the FAC Program is preferred.

  • Proficiency in interpretation of system/component/isometric drawings is preferred.

  • Proficiency in using the EPRI CHEKWORKs software is preferred.

  • Nuclear power site station experience is preferred.

  • Previous experience in systems engineering, programs engineering, or component engineering is preferred.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Ability to solve problems and make sound engineering decisions based on experience and appropriate industry practices.

  • Ability to communicate technical issues and drive problem resolution through various levels of management at the plant sites and corporate office.

  • Ability to work effectively across diverse groups at the plant sites and corporate office to drive standard technical solutions to system/component issues.

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.

  • Ability to initiate, coordinate and oversee multiple complex projects and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment.

  • Ability to adapt to changing demands and priorities.

  • Ability to use good judgment and make sound engineering and business decisions.

  • Ability to establish and maintain strong working relationships with counterparts at each nuclear plant site.

  • Excellent written and oral communications skills.

  • Ability to be a team player with emphasis on team contribution.

  • Self-starter who performs tasks with little supervision or oversight.

  • Maintain unescorted access to all SNC facilities.

Behavioral Attributes

  • Demonstrate Our Values – Safety First, Unquestionable Trust, Superior Performance, and Total Commitment.

  • Honesty, respect, fairness, and integrity drive behaviors.

  • Keeps promises and has ethical behavior as a standard.

  • Dedicated to superior performance and sets high expectations.

  • Priorities are safety first, teamwork and diversity and continuous improvement through example.

  • Committed to success of employees, customers, and shareholders.

  • Self-directed with strong initiative.

  • Results oriented and customer focused.

Southern Nuclear is a leader among the nation’s nuclear energy operators, running six – soon to be eight – units for Alabama Power and Georgia Power. For more than 40 years, the company has operated nuclear energy facilities at the highest levels of safety and reliability, creating carbon-free electricity for millions of homes and businesses.

SNC prioritizes the health and safety of the public and its employees above all else, operating its facilities safely, reliably and affordably for customers and communities while using innovative technologies and practices that enhance performance. This work is enabled by the continuous development, leadership and skills of a high-performing workforce.

Southern Company (NYSE: SO) is a leading energy provider serving 9 million residential and commercial customers across the Southeast and beyond through its family of companies. Providing clean, safe, reliable and affordable energy with excellent service is our mission. The company has electric operating companies in three states, natural gas distribution companies in four states, a competitive generation company, a leading distributed energy infrastructure company with national capabilities, a fiber optics network, and telecommunications services. Through an industry-leading commitment to innovation, resilience, and sustainability, we are taking action to meet our customers’ and communities’ needs while advancing our commitment to net zero emissions by 2050. Our uncompromising values ensure we put the needs of those we serve at the center of everything we do and are the key to our sustained success. We are transforming energy into economic, environmental and social progress for tomorrow. Our corporate culture and hiring practices have earned the company national awards and recognition from numerous organizations, including Forbes, Military Times, DiversityInc, Black Enterprise, J.D. Power, Fortune, Human Rights Campaign and more. To learn more, visit www.southerncompany.com.

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 Identification: 6522

Job Category: Engineering

Job Schedule: Full time

Company: Southern Nuclear