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Southern Company Energy Efficiency Education Coordinator in Augusta, Georgia

Energy Efficiency Education Coordinator


Energy Efficiency Education Coordinator


The Energy Efficiency Education Coordinator delivers Pre-K-12 energy efficiency education curriculum that supports statewide school systems and teacher associations and drives STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) educational initiatives. The individual will spend most of their time in the classroom providing hands-on application, working with educators, promoting web-based learning opportunities, and hosting educational awareness events in Augusta and surrounding school districts. The coordinator serves as the primary point of energy efficiency education related contact for the Georgia Power Region and supports career awareness initiatives in the region and throughout the state such as Careers in Energy Week, summer camps and career fairs. The coordinator manages specific projects related to Learning Power and Workforce Development including but not limited to energy efficiency training and teacher externships. The coordinator supports, educates, and increases public awareness and understanding of the need for efficient use of energy and the creation of pathways to energy related careers. The Energy Efficiency Education Coordinator drives Georgia Power’s position not only as employer of choice but also as a leading corporate citizen. Office location will be in Augusta, Ga.

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.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Education, Communications, Marketing, or related field preferred.

  • Three years’ work experience delivering curriculum in a classroom.

  • Previous experience working with external groups is a plus.

  • Excellent communication skills – written, oral and interpersonal to include public speaking to varied audiences.

  • Knowledge of local education systems, facilities, and teacher associations.

  • Understanding of the company’s operations, policies, and procedures.

  • Organizational skills, strategic and analytical thinking skills.

  • Ability to motivate and influence without positional leadership.

  • Experience in managing multiple projects and working with multiple stakeholders simultaneously.

  • Ability to build internal and external relationships.

  • Demonstrated ability to work independently and self-directed.

  • Must model Southern Company values of Safety First, Unquestionable Trust, Total Commitment, and Superior Performance.


  • Deliver and enhance efficiency education programs and strategies for grades Pre-K-12 to attract students to the energy industry and to drive STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) education initiatives.

  • Identify and actively seek opportunities to grow the education initiative into local school systems and through other education partners.

  • Promote careers to build awareness, understanding and interest in the energy career pathway and energy efficiency in Georgia.

  • Identify and cultivate community contacts and develop collaborative relationships with community members organizations and educational institutions to identify opportunities for Georgia Power involvement.

  • Lead and manage various internal/external teams to drive program or community education efforts.

  • Act as single point of contact and secure strong relationships for region energy efficiency education initiative.

  • Work with corporate communications to drive public relations for the region energy efficiency education initiatives.

  • Coordinate energy efficiency education related programs and activities aligned with business unit needs.

  • Partner with Workforce Development to coordinate energy career pathway initiatives within the region.


  • Reports to Education Supervisor

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 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 Type: Standard

Primary Location: Georgia-East Georgia-Augusta

Operating Company: Georgia Power Company

Job Type: Standard

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

Work Location(s):

Augusta North Leg - 2103 North Leg Drive (2103AUGUSTA)

2103 North Leg Drive

Augusta, 30909

Req ID: GPC2008182

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