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Southern Company Refueling Supervisor (Plant Vogtle 3&4) in Waynesboro, Georgia

Refueling Supervisor (Plant Vogtle 3&4)


Refueling Supervisor (Plant Vogtle 3&4)

The Refueling Supervisor will be responsible for the successful execution of refueling outage activities and Used Fuel Loading Outages to include supervision and performance management of craft Reactor Technicians. This position will report to the Site Outage Services Manager. This role is extremely critical in providing craft leadership and guidance resulting in shortened outage durations, significant cost savings, and implementation of fleet standardization. Oversight of refueling activities includes but is not limited to the following:

Note: Lifting and Rigging activities require an Advanced or Master Rigger and direction will be provided by the Task / Lift Director. Maintain oversight to ensure adherence to standards.

  • Reactor Vessel Disassembly / Reassembly (General Refuel Floor Activities Oversight)

  • Fuel Movement

  • Fuel Inspections

  • Spent Fuel Pool Management (Cross-functional with Reactor Engineering who is the custodian of the nuclear fuel and Operations who is the licensed owner of the nuclear fuel)

  • Spent Fuel Pool Re-racks

  • Spent Fuel Pool Legacy Clean-up

  • Refueling tools and plant equipment readiness

  • Dry Cask Storage

  • Continuous improvement (including life cycle strategies, equipment upgrades, process changes, etc.)

Job Requirements:

  • 5 years of commercial nuclear plant experience required

  • Technical and Project Management background in Nuclear Power preferred

  • Previous experience supervising craft personnel in a commercial plant preferred

  • Experience with operation and/or maintenance of overhead and JIB Cranes preferred

  • Advanced / Master Rigger qualification or training and experience to obtain qualification preferred

  • Previous experience supporting refuel team at a nuclear site preferred.

Leadership Requirements:

  • Conveys a clear vision

  • Promotes nuclear and personnel safety

  • Establishes the team, develops capabilities, and drives for results

  • Works through conflicts to create win/win situations

  • Develops people to assist in maximizing their full potential through timely coaching and performance management

  • Holds self and others accountable for superior results and reflects Our Values

  • Assumes personal responsibility for individual and team success and shortfalls

  • Respects the dignity of every individual and value diverse viewpoints

Essential Physical / Mental Requirements

  • Demonstrated ability to successfully manage projects and lead/supervise employees

  • Successful Interpersonal Skills

  • Ability to travel to support peer sites

  • Effective Oral and Written Communication Skills

  • Physical Requirements: Stand, Walk, Climb, Bend, Stoop

Southern Nuclear's top priority is the safety and health of the public, our employees and the environment. We are committed to the safe operation of our nuclear generating facilities with equipment and systems that meet strict Nuclear Regulatory Commission safety and design regulations. Each Southern Nuclear employee is committed to instilling Institute for Nuclear Power Operations' "Principles for a Strong Nuclear Safety Culture" in every aspect of their responsibilities.

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 .

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: Power Plant Operations & Maintenance

Job Type: Standard

Primary Location: Georgia-East Georgia-Waynesboro

Operating Company: Southern Nuclear Operating Co

Job Type: Standard

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

Work Location(s):

Plant Vogtle - 7821 River Road (7821WAYNESBORO)

7821 River Road

Waynesboro, 30830

Req ID: SNC2006754