Engineering Supervisor (Design or Systems) - Plant Hatch

Baxley, GA

Engineering Supervisor (Systems or Design) - Plant Hatch

Summary of Position Duties: The engineering supervisor position is assigned to the Engineering department and will report to Systems or Design, all of whom report to the Engineering Director. This position will be responsible for leading a group of engineers in the performance of activities supporting daily plant operation, executing refueling outages, and developing long term plant health strategies. Conduct of these activities will ensure safe, reliable and efficient plant operations for Plant Hatch.

Supervisory duties include:

• Ensure proper implementation of corporate, plant and department policies/procedures

• Ensure focus and prioritization for Core Engineering activities.

• Ensure training and qualification of personnel in accordance with applicable procedures

• Provide effective oversight and drive resolution for long term and short-term plant equipment reliability issues.

• Ensure the plant design bases are maintained with engineering developed products.

• Provide effective and efficient support of Maintenance and Operations in trouble shooting and problem resolution activities.

• Function as acting department manager when necessary

• Serve as duty Engineering Supervisor

• Model, follow, and enforce proper industrial safety and radiological work practices including management, peers, direct reports, other employees and contractors.

• Ensure personnel embrace the use of Human Performance Tools (Fleet and Engineering).


• Candidates should hold a Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering (required) from an accredited college or university or hold a PE license.

• A minimum of four (4) years of nuclear experience is required for this position.


• Excellent oral and written communication skills.

• Two (2) years of supervisory experience

• An advanced degree will be an advantage.

Behavioral Attributes: Demonstrated ability to manage multiple tasks and/or large projects with minimal supervision. This position requires strong ownership skills, proactive traits, and good client relations and interpersonal skills. The successful candidate will hold themselves accountable for superior performance, commitment to other employees and the goals of nuclear safety, and demonstration of unquestionable trust. The successful candidate will respect the dignity of every individual and their differing viewpoints. Must be forward looking, able to anticipate challenges and apply a fleet level perspective on emerging issues.

Southern Nuclear is a leader among the nation’s nuclear energy operators, running six – soon to be eight – units for Alabama Power and Georgia Power. For more than 40 years, the company has operated nuclear energy facilities at the highest levels of safety and reliability, creating carbon-free electricity for millions of homes and businesses.

SNC prioritizes the health and safety of the public and its employees above all else, operating its facilities safely, reliably and affordably for customers and communities while using innovative technologies and practices that enhance performance. This work is enabled by the continuous development, leadership and skills of a high-performing workforce.

Southern Company (NYSE: SO) is a leading energy provider serving 9 million residential and commercial customers across the Southeast and beyond through its family of companies. Providing clean, safe, reliable and affordable energy with excellent service is our mission. The company has electric operating companies in three states, natural gas distribution companies in four states, a competitive generation company, a leading distributed energy infrastructure company with national capabilities, a fiber optics network, and telecommunications services. Through an industry-leading commitment to innovation, resilience, and sustainability, we are taking action to meet our customers’ and communities’ needs while advancing our commitment to net zero emissions by 2050. Our uncompromising values ensure we put the needs of those we serve at the center of everything we do and are the key to our sustained success. We are transforming energy into economic, environmental and social progress for tomorrow. Our corporate culture and hiring practices have earned the company national awards and recognition from numerous organizations, including Forbes, Military Times, DiversityInc, Black Enterprise, J.D. Power, Fortune, Human Rights Campaign and more. To learn more, visit

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 Identification: 5057

Job Category: Engineering

Job Schedule: Full time

Company: Southern Nuclear