Southern Company Accreditation Specialist / Instructional Technologist - Plant Hatch in Baxley, Georgia

Accreditation Specialist / Instructional Technologist - Plant Hatch


If you want to make an impact, then we want YOU!

Want to use your skills to make a difference in your community every single day ? Then join the Southern Nuclear team that’s improving the lives of our neighbors in Alabama and Georgia. We operate six units for Alabama Power and Georgia Power that generate vital energy for our communities:

· The Joseph M. Farley Nuclear Plant near Dothan, Ala.

· The Edwin I. Hatch Nuclear Plant near Baxley, Ga.

· The Alvin W. Vogtle Electric Generating Plant near Waynesboro, Ga.

We’re also building the future of energy with two new nuclear units currently under construction at Plant Vogtle. And we’re leading the charge on the research and development of the next generation of nuclear reactors – all for the benefit of our customers.

Thanks to our people, we’ve earned our place as an energy leader. If YOU want to want make a positive impact in your community and be part of the team that’s taking our industry to new levels of excellence, then we want YOU!

Nuclear Training Accreditation Specialist / Instructional Technologist - Plant Hatch


The Accreditation Specialist/Instructional Technologist is responsible for the maintenance and implementation of the Systematic Approach to Training (SAT) processes for the site and developing and maintaining training program health data and indicators necessary to support accreditation activities. Primary duties include training program data analysis to support training improvement and sustainability and primary author of the ASER.


Educational Requirements

  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • Bachelor's degree in education (or related field) is highly desirable

Background/Experience Requirements

  • A minimum of two (2) years of nuclear experience

  • Detailed experience in/knowledge of the Systematic Approach to Training (SAT) process

  • Detailed experience in/knowledge of self-assessment principles, including report writing

  • Previous experience writing ASERs (Accreditation Self-Evaluation Report) and associated reports/responses

  • Detailed knowledge of the INPO accreditation process

  • Experience in data analysis and associated report writing

  • Previous experience in corrective action program data trending and tracking, including causal analysis methodologies

  • Previous instructor experience (preferred)


  • Primary author of the ASER and associated reports/responses with responsibility for quality and content

  • Lead Point of Contact for Accreditation Team Visits

  • Ensuring accreditation readiness activities and accrediting board preparations support effective and successful accreditation renewal

  • Ensuring training related data analysis, self-assessments, and corrective action trending is utilized to improve and sustain training program health

  • Ensuring training data bases are used and maintained current at the site such as VISION, LMS, Training Observations, Living ASER, etc.

  • Filling a designated position in the Emergency Response Organization

Other Requirements

  • Any applicant accepting this position will be required to meet the background screening and NRC Fitness for Duty requirements.

  • Any applicant accepting this position will be required to meet the physical requirements of the position.

Southern Company (NYSE: SO) is America’s premier energy company, with 44,000 megawatts of generating capacity and 1,500 billion cubic feet of combined natural gas consumption and throughput volume serving 9 million electric and gas utility customers through its subsidiaries. The company provides clean, safe, reliable and affordable energy through electric utilities in four states, natural gas distribution utilities in seven states, a competitive generation company serving wholesale customers across America and a national 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 utilities in Fortune’s annual World's Most Admired Electric and Gas Utility rankings. Visit our website at

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: Power Plant Operations & Maintenance

Job Type: Standard

Primary Location: Georgia-Central Georgia-Baxley

Operating Company: Southern Nuclear Operating Co

Job Type: Standard

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

Work Location(s):

Plant Hatch - 11028 Hatch Parkway, North (11028BAXLEY)

11028 Hatch Parkway, North

Baxley, 31513

Req ID: SNC2004825