Southern Company Engineering Analyst in Hattiesburg, Mississippi
Engineering Analyst – Northern Division
This position may be required to report to any engineering location in the Pinebelt geographic area (Hattiesburg and Laurel) within the Northern Division. Limited relocation assistance may be available.
This position is responsible for activities related to construction and operation of the electric distribution system for the Northern Division. This includes but not limited to preparation of engineering orders, accident and damage claim investigations, and power quality investigations. This position will be responsible for on-call duty as well as after-hours call-out to restoration activities.
Job Experience and Education :
Four years of experience in distribution related field is preferred.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Working knowledge of distribution specifications, materials, equipment, and computers
General knowledge of software and system programs such as ARMS, CSS, DistGIS, Jets, and Socket; or demonstrated ability and willingness to learn and develop proficiency
Good organization, analytical skills, and problem-solving skills
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Proven customer service skills
Field engineering and preparation of related documents to effectively provide service to our customers
Engineering and operations support to local areas within the division
Restoration of electric distribution system including duties of the on-call engineer
Special projects in support of the division business plan
Be responsible for compliance, safety and health, and technical training requirements
Successful candidate must demonstrate:
Commitment to Safety
Ability to work in a team environment
Initiative and ability to be self-directed
Ability to prioritize work activities and manage time effectively
Principle Centered Leadership and Our Values
Mississippi Power a subsidiary of Southern Company, serves southeast Mississippi. We have a history of customer and community service, economic development leadership, environmental stewardship and employee involvement.
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 www.southerncompany.com.
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Job Field: Engineering
Job Type: Standard
Primary Location: Mississippi-Pine Belt/ Hattiesburg Area-Hattiesburg
Operating Company: Mississippi Power Company
Job Type: Standard
Travel (Up to...): Yes, 25 % of the Time
Pine Belt Division Office - 5082 Highway 42 (5082HATTIESBURG)
5082 Highway 42
Req ID: MPC2001702