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Southern Company Land Engineering Coordinator in Atlanta, Georgia

Land Engineering Coordinator



The land engineering coordinator organizes and assigns project tasks and serves as the main point of contact for Land Engineering clients. The land engineering coordinator will be assigned multiple clients and will facilitate associated scopes of work in a timely and cost-effective manner. Land engineering coordinators will work together to balance the workloads of the Land Engineering production staff and track project schedules. The land engineering coordinator will also transfer valuable job knowledge to other staff to maintain adequate land engineering bench strength.

JOB REQUIREMENTS ( Education, Experience, Knowledge, Skills )

  • 4-year college degree in civil engineering, surveying, real estate, or related field; or have obtained a PE or LS; or have a minimum of 5 years of qualifying experience in engineering, surveying, real estate, or related field. (Preference will be given to a 4-year college degree)

  • PE, EIT, LS or LSIT preferred.

  • Experience with Primavera, CADD (computer aided drafting and design), GIS (geographic information systems), and TEAMS or equivalent scheduling and estimating software preferred.

  • Experience with project scheduling and tracking.

  • Experience with transmission line design or modeling software (Plscadd) preferred.

  • Experience with substation design preferred.

  • Ability to manage time, prioritize competing deadlines, and execute multiple scopes of work simultaneously.

  • Demonstrates team collaboration skills and professionalism in challenging situations.

  • Ability to apply project management skills, such as initiating work, developing plans, monitoring, managing expectations, and communicating status to execute land engineering projects.

  • Capacity to identify team training and development needs.

  • Excellent communication skills (written & verbal).

  • Capacity to establish, develop, and sustain team and client relationships.


  • Coordinate multiple Land Engineering projects.

  • Develop and maintain relationship across multiple groups and disciplines.

  • Provide first line support, work direction and daily assignment to Land Engineering production staff, both company and contract personnel.

  • Maintain client contact and attend project meetings; provide technical expertise to Land Engineering clients, understand the scope of work, and ensure that project schedules and budgets are met.

  • Coordinate engineering, surveying, and mapping project quality control to ensure that expectations are met and that all applicable state, federal and industry standards are met.

  • Review Land Engineering standards periodically to ensure compliance with all applicable state, federal and industry standards.

  • Provide knowledge transfer to Land Engineering production staff to improve the bench strength of the organization and to ensure that projects are completed in a timely and cost-effective manner.

  • Coordinate field surveying and mapping activities to ensure that project survey requirements are met in a manner consistent with schedules and all applicable standards.


The Land Engineering Coordinator will report to the Land Engineering Supervisor or Land Engineering Manager. The Land Engineering Coordinator has no direct reports.

Other Job Requirements:

  • Participation on storm evaluation and restoration teams (if necessary).


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 .

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: Engineering

Job Type: Standard

Primary Location: Georgia-Metro Atlanta-Atlanta

Operating Company: Georgia Power Company

Job Type: Standard

Travel (Up to...): Yes, 50 % of the Time

Work Location(s):

Georgia Power Headquarters - 241 Ralph McGill Blvd. NE (241ATLANTA)

241 Ralph McGill Blvd. NE

Atlanta, 30308

Req ID: GPC2008363