Southern Company Engineering Analyst in Hattiesburg, Mississippi

Engineering Analyst


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

Job Responsibilities:

  • 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

Behavioral Attributes:

Successful candidate must demonstrate:

  • Commitment to Safety

  • Customer Service

  • 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

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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

Work Location(s):

Pine Belt Division Office - 5082 Highway 42 (5082HATTIESBURG)

5082 Highway 42

Hattiesburg, 39401

Req ID: MPC2001702