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Southern Company Electrical Lighting Technician in Atlanta, Georgia


PowerSecure is seeking an Electrical Lighting Technician to join our Energy Efficiency Services division. Initial project is locally based in Fayetteville, NC. After completion of project, additional work may be available if you are willing to travel extensively across the USA.

Safety is our #1 core value at PowerSecure. We ensure the safety of our employees, which includes working during the COVID pandemic. We provide appropriate PPE and health screenings for employees working in the field.

The Lighting Technician will install, maintain, or repair electrical wiring, equipment, or fixtures as part of an energy savings project for our commercial customers. Training will be provided for new control systems and other new LED technologies.


  • High School Diploma or GED preferred but not required

  • Minimum of 6 months of electrical experience or equivalent training

  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds frequently

  • Must be able to work from a ladder up to 12’ high

  • Must be able to stand for up to 8 hours

  • Basic understanding of electrical/lighting systems

  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operations manuals, and written directions

  • Must pass a drug test and background check

  • Must have a valid government issued ID to present at project facilities (expired IDs are not acceptable)

  • Electrical lighting industry experience preferred

  • OSHA 10 preferred

About Us

PowerSecure, a Southern Company subsidiary, is a leading provider of innovative energy solutions to electric utilities and their industrial, institutional, and commercial customers. PowerSecure provides energy solutions in the areas of distributed energy infrastructure and energy efficiency.

Our current and upcoming project locations include:

  • Fayetteville, NC

  • Stuart, FL

  • Tallahassee, FL

  • Hoover, AL

  • Atlanta, GA

We invest in high-value and cost-effective benefits for our employees. Our benefits package includes:

  • Medical, dental, vision and life insurance coverage

  • Competitive pay and a matching 401(k) plan

  • Vacation, Company Holidays, Paid Time Off

  • Flexible spending accounts/Health savings account

  • Wellness Incentive Programs

  • Employee Referral Program

  • Tuition Reimbursement

    PowerSecure is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status. This position is not open to third party recruiters.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)Operating Company: PowerSecure