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Southern Company Project Manager – Power & Energy Services in Macon, Georgia

Project Manager – Power & Energy Services



Power & Energy Services is an unregulated business unit within Georgia Power Company. Power & Energy Services offers a unique, exciting, and growing small business environment while still being a part of Georgia Power.

This Energy Services Construction Project Manager position will work closely with the Sales Project Manager, on-site Account Project Manager, and Construction Manager and coordinate the efforts of the Construction Coordinators and Safety & Health Coordinators to ensure efficient project execution and fully meet Robins AFB deadlines and contract requirements. This new Project Manager position will manage the schedules, scope, and budgets for all projects and the performance of all engineering, construction, and safety contractors.

Several major energy conservation projects are currently under construction or scheduled for construction at Robins AFB. Additional projects are currently being priced for formal proposals or in the IGA (Investment Grade Audit) phase. A “fence to fence” preliminary audit for all remaining facilities at RAFB (approx. 13,000,000 square feet) was also recently awarded. This Construction Project Manager position is vital to fully meeting customer expectations and realizing the full potential of this partnership with Robins AFB.

Candidate will need to live a commutable distance from Robins AFB. Relocation benefits are available with this position.

This position will be responsible for the following:

  • Ensuring effective construction coordination and project management for all energy services and conservation projects at Robins AFB

  • Managing engineering and construction contractor performance and provide consistent feedback on work methods and planning

  • Ensuring that contractors work safely and efficiently, and project construction is on schedule, quality work, and within budget

  • Reviewing project work plans and make recommendations and corrections as needed

  • Providing field and technical support to team as required to meet customer needs and expectations

  • Reviewing and approving final invoicing from contractors

  • Coordinating timely delivery and ensuring all materials are properly accounted for during construction and upon job completion

  • Working closely with Power & Energy Services team to build and strengthen relationships with customers and internal and external partners

  • Working closely with Power & Energy Services team to promote sales and address design, construction, and maintenance issues

Candidates will be notified if selected to interview for the position within two weeks of job posting closing.

Job Requirements


  • Bachelor’s level degree in Engineering preferred

  • Bachelor’s degree strongly preferred

The following licenses and certifications will be considered a plus:

Professional Engineering License

General Contractors License

CEM (Certified Energy Manager)

PMP (Project Management Professional)

OSHA & Army Safety Certifications


  • Minimum of five (5) years coordinating/managing the engineering, construction, and maintenance of turnkey energy efficiency services projects including the following:

  • HVAC and chiller upgrades

  • Heating and boiler systems

  • Central plants

  • LED lighting retrofits

  • System optimization

  • Controls

  • Motor and pump replacements

  • Water conservation

  • Compressed-air systems

  • Proven success with military, governmental, and large industrial customers preferred

  • Proven leadership experience preferred

  • Experience managing contractors required

  • Experience managing competitive bid process and selecting contractors

  • Experience providing detailed safety plans and ensuring OSHA requirements are fully met

  • Prior military service experience is a plus

Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities:

  • Working knowledge of practices, techniques, & equipment used in energy efficiency services construction and maintenance

  • Proven record of safe work behaviors

  • Working knowledge of Gantt Charts and Microsoft Project, Primavera, or similar scheduling software

  • Ability to work in a self-directed environment

  • Effective interpersonal & written communication skills, including with customers

  • Ability to make sound decisions & solve problems

  • Ability to read, comprehend, interpret, & communicate construction plans & specifications

  • Ability to build & maintain effective working relationships

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 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 ( ).

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: Sales & Marketing

Job Type: Standard

Primary Location: Georgia-Central Georgia-Macon

Operating Company: Georgia Power Company

Job Type: Standard

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

Work Location(s):

Key Street Division - 960 Key Street (960MACON)

960 Key Street

Macon, 31204

Req ID: GPC2007033

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