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Southern Company Maintenance Technician, I in Tuscaloosa, Alabama

Maintenance Technician, I



This position is responsible for Operations and Maintenance of Alabama Power owned facilities and assets at the Western Division footprint. Responsibilities include the repair and preventive maintenance for building infrastructure, grounds, access control systems, security systems, HVAC, mechanical, plumbing, electrical, etc. needed to provide safe and productive work environments. This technician will need to be self-motivated and be able to operate and work within the most critical areas and operate equipment that serves these areas. This position will be located in Tuscaloosa, AL.


  • High school graduate or GED required

  • Active State of Alabama Electrical Journeyman License required

  • The maintenance technician position requires general experience & knowledge in HVAC & Controls, Electrical, and/or Plumbing

Vast knowledge of the following:

  • Commercial /industrial electrical maintenance, repair, and installation

  • Electronic and pneumatic controls, equipment and systems maintenance, repair, and installation

  • Hydraulic equipment and systems maintenance, repair, and installation

  • HVAC systems maintenance, repair, and installation

  • Codes, i.e., NEC, OSHA, Building and Plumbing

  • Plumbing and pipefitting

  • Required and contingent for the position within first 60 days of employment:

  • NERC CIP Certified


  • Maintain, repair, modify and install equipment and systems to maintain a comfortable environment for customers

  • Perform general inspections and preventive maintenance

  • Ensure compliance with national/local codes and regulations, to provide a safe, reliable work environment

  • Maintain/clean equipment rooms, related equipment, and panels

  • Maintain facility plumbing systems, sewage pumps and sump pumps

Alabama Power provides the valuable combination of competitive prices, reliable electricity supply and unparalleled service to 1.4 million homes, businesses and industries in the southern two-thirds of Alabama.

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

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: Facilities & Building Services

Job Type: Standard

Primary Location: Alabama-West Alabama-Tuscaloosa

Operating Company: Alabama Power Company

Job Type: Standard

Travel (Up to...): Yes, 25 % of the Time

Union Covered: Yes

Work Location(s):

Western Division Office - 915 Queen City Avenue (915TUSCALOOSA)

915 Queen City Avenue

Tuscaloosa, 35401

Req ID: APC2008103