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Southern Company Repair Shop Supervisor - Quality Control/Test in Forest Park, Georgia

Repair Shop Supervisor - Quality Control/Test


Repair Shop Supervisor (QC/Test)

Reports to: Rodney Scott, Reliability Service Centers Manager

Location: Repair Shop at GPC General Services Headquarters, 62 Lake Mirror Rd Building #9, Forest Park, GA 30297


The QC/Test Supervisor leads a team of specialists and technicians who are responsible for quality control and testing services provided by the Georgia Power Repair Shop. The QC/Test group performs quality control and testing for refurbishment and repair of nuclear safety related and non-safety related motors, UL certified motors, and Transmission and Distribution electrical equipment.

Safety and Quality are paramount in this position.



  • BS Engineering or extensive experience required

  • Advanced degree or Professional Engineering license a plus

Experience, Knowledge, and Skills:

  • Leadership experience required

  • Non-destructive testing certification desirable

  • Quality Control experience highly preferred

  • Ability to become “Lead Auditor” per ANSI N45.2 is highly desirable

  • Experience in nuclear power preferred

  • Experience with Generation, Transmission and/or Distribution electrical equipment testing desirable

  • Development and maintenance of area procedures preferred

  • Must possess effective written and oral communications skills and exhibit Our Values

  • Ability to work with people to achieve organizational objectives

  • Must be able to support 24/7 operation including holidays, nights, and weekends when necessary

  • Proficient in relevant computer applications - working knowledge of Microsoft Office, timekeeping application, and work order management system (i.e. Maximo)

  • Ability to make decisions and demonstrate short/long-term strategic vision of the Repair Shop


  • Provide leadership, direction, and support to a team of 7 Technicians and 2 Quality Control Specialists:
  1. Ensure all employees have an appropriate individual development plan

  2. Provide clear performance expectations with frequent candid feedback

  • Manage the following at the Repair Shop:
  1. Quality Control functions

  2. Electrical equipment and motor testing functions

  • Ensure compliance with Nuclear Regulatory Commission requirements (10 CFR 50 App B)

  • Ensure compliance with UL motor certification requirements

  • Ensure all work is performed per the Repair Shop Class 1E (nuclear safety related) quality assurance program

  • Ensure quality inspections performed for materials and work on nuclear safety related motors

  • Manage acquisition and control of all safety related parts and materials to ensure quality requirements are met

  • Ensure compliance with safety, environmental, and regulatory requirements

  • Ensure non-destructive testing performed in accordance with procedures

  • Provide on demand testing services in support of Power Delivery

  • Manage cost to ensure compliance with current budget targets

  • Ensure compliance with policies and procedures including financial, expense, etc.

  • Develop the work plan/schedule for the test areas, implement it, and track success

  • Ensure that maintenance activities are effectively executed per Four Week Plan

  • Attend and participate in the weekly planning meeting

  • Foster an environment of teamwork, self-motivation, open communication, and customer support

  • Participation in the Repair Shop “On-call Rotation” and storm restoration

Additional Attributes

  • Model the "Our Values": Safety Excellence, Unquestionable Trust, Superior Performance and Total Commitment

  • Promotes a diverse, trusting, equitable and inclusive environment and develops employees who feel included, informed, engaged, and empowered

  • Exhibits Customer Service Excellence – striving to satisfy internal and external customers by adding value

  • Results-oriented approach to responsibilities and ownership and personal responsibility for assigned accountabilities

  • Strong interpersonal skills and proven ability to build strong relationships

  • Adapts to rapidly changing environment


This information describes the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this job. The description is not designed to be a comprehensive inventory of duties, responsibilities and qualifications required in the job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to qualified disabled individuals for performance of essential duties and responsibilities

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 and connect with the Company on Facebook (, Twitter ( and Instagram (

Southern Company (NYSE: SO ) is America's premier energy company, with 46,000 megawatts of generating capacity and 1,500 billion cubic feet of combined natural gas consumption and throughput volume serving 9 million customers through its subsidiaries . The company provides clean, safe, reliable and affordable energy through electric operating companies in four states, natural gas distribution companies in seven states, a competitive generation company serving wholesale customers across America and a nationally 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 energy companies in Fortune's annual World's Most Admired Electric and Gas Utility rankings. Visit our website at

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Job Field: Power Line Operations & Maintenance

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):

Gen Svc Hqtr Forest Park - 62 Lake Mirror Road (62FORESTPARK)

62 Lake Mirror Road

Forest Park, 30297

Req ID: GPC2009341