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Southern Company NEC Lighting Coordinator in Macon, Georgia

NEC Lighting Coordinator


NEC Lighting Coordinator

(relocation assistance is available)

Job Summary

This position will work closely with Account Executive and Lighting Design Analyst to assist with lighting designs to ensure all National Electrical Code (NEC) systems meet local code requirements in Georgia. This position is responsible for coordinating, scheduling, tracking, and managing the installation and maintenance of NEC lighting systems in the lower half of the state. This individual is responsible for quality control, providing performance feedback to Lighting Contractors, approving payment of invoices, assisting with lighting project designs, and addressing lighting maintenance issues. This person is also responsible for ensuring that lighting systems are safely installed and repaired within cost estimates and comply with all codes, specifications and exceeds internal and external customer expectations.

NEC License is required for the state of Georgia.

Job Duties & Responsibilities

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Work with Lighting Account Executives, Sale Consultants and Lighting Design Analyst to facilitate a lighting design that meets all safety, NEC codes and Southern Company specifications.

  • Conduct pre-construction job site visits to identify site conditions and conflicts that might impact the safe and timely installation of lighting facilities.

  • Coordinate Pre-construction meetings with GPC and Customer representatives to communicate job site responsibilities and coordinate construction schedules.

  • Coordinate with the appropriate Region personnel the installation and repair of lighting equipment along with distribution facilities.

  • Ensure that all permits and utility locates are in place prior to the commencement of construction and remain valid throughout the construction process.

  • Review and approval of contract labor unit sheets and tracking of all labor associated with each lighting project.

  • Manage job schedule to ensure all commitment dates are achieved.

  • Ensure that all labor units are charged to the correct DWE for each lighting project and maintenance order

  • Inspect completed lighting installation and repair projects to ensure compliance with all applicable codes and specifications.

  • Assist internal and external personnel with issues related to maintenance of lighting facilities.

Education & Job Experience

  • High School Diploma or equivalent required. Associate or Bachelor Degree preferred.

  • Minimum 5 years of experience in outdoor NEC lighting system design and installation.

  • Experience with NEC lighting system designs, installations and repairs.

  • Experience managing contractor workforce.

  • Electrical License in the state of Georgia

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • Ability to build strong relationships at all levels and across organizational groups to include both internal and external customers.

  • Strong negotiation and conflict resolution skills.

  • Strong interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills.

  • Strong organizational, analytical, project management and problem-solving skills.

  • Ability to work effectively and efficiently within project timelines and budgets.

  • Proficiency with a computer including the ability to use Microsoft Office, LAMP, CAMP.

  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision.

  • Experience interfacing with partner organizations such as Regions, Customer Service and Sales.

  • Ability to grasp concepts and the changing technology of this job.

Behavioral Attributes

  • Must make Safety Excellence a top priority

  • Must demonstrate Our Values Behaviors: defined as, Safety First, Unquestionable Trust, Superior Performance and Total Commitment

  • Must be a team player that builds relationships both internally and externally, leads in time of crisis, manages conflict, maintains customer focus always

  • Must be self-motivated to recognize opportunities and attain goals with minimal supervision or work direction.

  • Must possess innovative problem-solving skills to identify solutions to unique circumstances.

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 lest six months prior to applying for this position.

With 4.4 million customers and more than 42,000 megawatts of generating capacity, Atlanta-based Southern Company at (NYSE: SO at ) is the premier energy company serving the Southeast. A leading U.S. producer of electricity, Southern Company owns Alabama Power, Georgia Power, Gulf Power, Mississippi Power, Southern Nuclear, Southern Power, SouthernLINC Wireless and Southern Telecom. Southern Company also has a growing competitive generation company. Southern Company brands are known for excellent customer service, high reliability and retail electric prices below the national average. Southern Company is consistently listed among the top U.S. electric service providers in customer satisfaction by the American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI).

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 Field: Sales & Marketing

Job Type: Standard

Primary Location: Georgia-Central Georgia-Macon

Operating Company: Georgia Power Company

Job Type: Standard

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

Work Location(s):

Key Street Division - 960 Key Street (960MACON)

960 Key Street

Macon, 31204

Req ID: GPC2007164

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