Southern Company IT Field Ops Tech, SNC in Baxley, Georgia
IT Field Ops Tech, SNC
The IT Field Ops Technician will perform IT plant support for the Hatch Nuclear Station. This position will support LAN/WAN infrastructure, phones (both analog and VOIP), wireless phones, UHF/VHF radios, network cameras, and emerging technologies. Responsibilities will also include installation, relocation, and/or decommissioning of IT infrastructure (transport, data, and voice equipment or cabling, control systems cabling, etc.) and client technologies (workstation PCs, printers, phones, etc.). Other responsibilities will include quality assurance, project status reporting, materials tracking and ordering of parts and supplies. The position will also perform work on special projects as resource needs arise.
A Four-Year degree is preferred, Two-year degree in a Technology related field or equivalent military and/or work experience is desired
Ability to install, logically troubleshoot and repair hardware/software associated with voice systems, data networks, telecommunications systems, personal computers, peripheral devices, and ancillary equipment.
Experience maintaining equipment inventories and documentation
Experience installing standard, endorsed or certified off the shelf software and/or hardware devices, and providing minimal onsite training
Possess basic knowledge of cyber security policies.
Basic Project Management skills - ability to work independently and/or within a team environment.
Ability to provide technical leadership and promote cross-functional teamwork that accomplishes meaningful business results working with and through others
Ability to perform physical activities in an industrial environment including areas with high temperatures and in confined spaces.
Ability to participate in a 9 week on-call rotation in support of 24/7 operations of the Plant Hatch facility.
Experience working in a Nuclear Plant environment will be a differentiator.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES
LAN/WAN (primarily TCP/IP) and telephony cabling and technology
Phone switch setup and maintenance, including VOIP
Cisco wireless LAN system
Fiber installation/terminations standards -Twisted pair and CAT6
UHF LTR Trunking Radio System
VHF Repeater Radio System
Ascom DECT wireless cell phone system
PC’s and peripheral set up and installation
Windows 10 and Microsoft Office Products (especially Excel, Access and Word)
Experience maintaining Audio Visual equipment, particularly Web/Network Cameras and Video Conferencing Equipment
Understanding of electrical drawings
Use of good oral and written communication skills to convey thoughts and ideas in a clear concise manner.
Ability to operate with minimal supervision
Exhibits Southern Style in all business dealings
Seeks opportunities to learn and transfer knowledge to others
Good organizational and time management skills
Ability to manage multiple tasks
Understands and promotes Client Services and IT strategies
Follows safe work practices
Ability to interface with, direct and/or coordinate various contractors as needed.
Reading, Writing, Walking, Climbing, Lifting, Driving
This IT Field Ops Technician position will report to the IT Manager at Hatch Nuclear Plant. It is desirable for this individual to live within a 45 mile radius of the plant. There is no relocation assistance with this position.
With 4.4 million customers and more than 46,000 megawatts of generating capacity, Atlanta-based Southern Company is the premier energy company serving the Southeast through its subsidiaries. A leading U.S. producer of clean, safe, reliable and affordable electricity, Southern Company owns electric utilities in four states and a growing competitive generation company, as well as fiber optics and wireless communications. Southern Company brands are known for energy innovation, excellent customer service, high reliability and retail electric prices that are below the national average. Southern Company and its subsidiaries are leading the nation's nuclear renaissance through the construction of the first new nuclear units to be built in a generation of Americans and are demonstrating their commitment to energy innovation through the development of a state-of-the-art coal gasification plant. Southern Company has been recognized by the U.S. Department of Defense and G.I. Jobs magazine as a top military employer and listed by DiversityInc as a top company for Blacks. The company received the 2012 Edison Award from the Edison Electric Institute for its leadership in new nuclear development, was named Electric Light & Power magazine's Utility of the Year for 2012 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 http://www.southerncompany.com/
Southern Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) of minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, veterans and strongly supports diversity in the workplace.
Job Field: Information Technology
Job Type: Standard
Primary Location: Georgia-Central Georgia-Baxley
Operating Company: Southern Company Services
Job Type: Standard
Travel (Up to...): Yes, 25 % of the Time
Union Covered: No
Plant Hatch - 11028 Hatch Parkway, North (11028BAXLEY)
11028 Hatch Parkway, North
Req ID: SCS2008508