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Southern Company Construction Services Project Supervisor in Forest Park, Georgia

Construction Services Project Supervisor


Construction Services Project Supervisor Job Description

Job Summary

This position is responsible for statewide planning, coordinating, and supervising multiple projects within Power Delivery Construction. A Construction Services Project Supervisor is responsible for performance management of company inspectors, estimating, scheduling, and monitoring contractor performance to ensure safety, quality & production. The vendor activities may include: civil grading, foundation installation, silvicultural / initial clearing activities, geotechnical drilling & testing, counterpoise, and environmental compliance. The candidate should have working knowledge of construction project standards including excavation best practices, various foundation types, concrete & asphalt work, soil & concrete testing, ACI & ASTM standards, counterpoise specifications, surveying, USACE Standards, & NPDES GAR 100002 permitting. In addition, the candidate should have excellent communication skills and working knowledge of industry software. Applicant must understand civil design drawings, especially in the areas of topographical cut/fill, erosion control, and construction layout. Candidate must ensure that work is completed safely and that it stays in compliance with industry specifications and environmental regulations. Applicant must be able to effectively articulate these activities to property owners, contractors, project managers, GPC management, and represent the company in a professional manner. The candidate must be able to utilize appropriate accounting principles to ensure appropriate project spend. This position is based in Forest Park, GA, but will involve considerable statewide travel & routine overnight stays throughout the state of Georgia.

Job Requirements (Education, Experience, Knowledge, Skills)

Education Level & Experience Requirements

  • High School Diploma / GED and 10 years’ experience in related field preferred

  • 4 year or higher degree in Civil Engineering, Civil Engineering Technology, Construction Management, or Forestry and 5 plus years’ experience in related field preferred

Job Responsibilities

  • Performance Management for company inspectors

  • Take responsibility for safety and be a mentor on safety rules and work practices

  • Monitor activities of multiple contract personnel on capital projects

  • Serve as a subject matter expert in designated areas

  • Report status of projects back to supervisor

  • Ensure documentation of time for personnel and equipment is correct when submitted for payment

  • Distinguish differences between Georgia Power Company safety rules and contractor safety rules

  • Work closely with Supervisors and Schedulers to assign contractor resources

  • Work with Primavera – P6 and TEAMS Systems

  • Audit and approve invoices

  • Attend location / solution team meetings, pre-engineering meetings to provide expertise on constructability and cost impact

  • Schedule and facilitate bid process (bid packages and pre-bid meetings)

  • Schedule and lead pre-construction meetings

  • Verify and provide estimates

  • Provide daily work direction to other employees

  • Select and assign contractors to projects and monitor contractor performance

  • Provide construction expertise to engineering and design

  • Must be available to work assigned storm duty, which could include evenings, weekends, holidays and overnight travel

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • Project estimating and planning

  • Proficient knowledge of Civil Construction methods and industry standards

  • Excellent computer skills using all MS Office products required

  • Ability to manage time, numerous statewide projects and meet short deadlines

  • Working knowledge of contract administration & accounting principles

  • NPDES / GASWCC (blue card or higher) Certified

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, both oral and written

  • Planning and project management skills

  • Working knowledge of contract administration as it relates to monitoring civil contractor construction activities

  • Working knowledge of civil construction methods and standards as it relates to grading and excavation, structural concrete & surveying Behavioral Attributes

  • Strive for Safety Excellence

  • Must exhibit behavior consistent with Our Values – Safety First, Unquestionable Trust, Superior Performance, Total Commitment.

  • Positive attitude and strong customer focus

  • Self-motivated and able to motivate others with a proven record of responsible behavior

  • Ability to develop effective relationships and establish trust with internal and external customers, teammates and contractors

Georgia Power is the largest electric subsidiary of Southern Company (NYSE: SO), America's premier energy company. Value, Reliability, Customer Service and Stewardship are the cornerstones of the Company's promise to 2.6 million customers in all but four of Georgia's 159 counties. Committed to delivering clean, safe, reliable and affordable energy at rates below the national average, Georgia Power maintains a diverse, innovative generation mix that includes nuclear, coal and natural gas, as well as renewables such as solar, hydroelectric and wind. Georgia Power focuses on delivering world-class service to its customers every day and the Company is consistently recognized by J.D. Power and Associates as an industry leader in customer satisfaction. For more information, visit at and connect with the Company on Facebook ( ), Twitter ( ) and Instagram ( ).

Job Type: Standard

Primary Location: Georgia-Metro Atlanta-Forest Park

Operating Company: Georgia Power Company

Job Type: Standard

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

Work Location(s):

GPC Transmission Construction – 205 Southfield Parkway (205Forest Park)


Southfield Parkway

Forest Park, 30297

Req ID: GPC2006794

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