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Distribution Construction Coordinator, Senior

Georgia Power Company

Georgia Power Company

Savannah, GA, USA
Posted on Friday, June 7, 2024

Distribution Construction Coordinator, Senior

Savannah, GA

This position will be filled at an Exempt level 4 or 5, depending on abilities and experience of the successful candidate.

Location : 3102 Kilowatt Dr Savannah, GA 31405

Relocation assistance will not be available.

The candidate must live within the Savannah Distribution Area service territory or be willing to relocate to a reasonable commuting distance.


This position reports to the Distribution Construction Supervisor and is responsible for contract crews performing overhead/underground new construction maintenance trouble calls and storm response. This position is also responsible for joint trench installation and billing, overhead re-conducting, cable replacement, storm duty, the safety of service crews and their performance in the Savannah Distribution Area.


Responsibilities include (but not limited to): Coordinating contract resources to ensure Distribution Construction Achieves Safety Excellence, budgetary needs, productivity, schedules, customer satisfaction and quality goals. The successful candidate will be responsible for scheduling/planning, attending pre-construction meetings, quality control, inventory and closing out assigned projects. To be effective in this position, the incumbent must work well with and communicate with Engineering and other departments, internal and external customers, builders, developers, joint trench partners, electricians, claims, etc. This job will require an alternate work schedule to accomplish the listed responsibilities. This person will have to work closely with the Joint Trench partners and the Power Services Organization. The DC Coordinator will work closely with region leadership to support their storm restoration plans.


Education Requirement :

  • High School education or equivalent

Experience Requirements :

  • Extensive Distribution engineering and/or construction experience required: maintenance, overhead, and underground construction knowledge.

  • Seven Years Distribution Experience.

  • Proficient computer skills (Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel), Distribution Viewer, ARMS, CSS, TCMS and JETS preferred.

  • Ability to analyze drawings, blueprints, specifications, proposals, and project documentation.

  • Demonstrated Safety Excellence.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Ability to manage contractors

  • Proven negotiation skills

  • Knowledgeable of the Southern Company Specifications and Distribution Bulletins

  • Ability to learn the contracts and enforce them

  • Ability to effectively interact face to face with customers (includes Developers, Builders, Communication Companies)

  • Ability to motivate and influence others to get work completed

  • Ability to manage multiple projects/tasks over a large territory

  • Ability to schedule and prioritize work

  • Ability to set clear expectations and deliver results within a deadline

  • Ability to adapt positively to change

  • Demonstrated support of management initiatives

  • Ability to resolve conflict using Our Company Values

  • Effective written and oral communication

  • Ability to solve problems and remove barriers

  • Ability to work independently with minimum supervision

  • Proven decision-making abilities


  • Work schedule - Monday through Thursday, 4-10-hour workdays. Additional hours may be required for planned and scheduled outages to meet the customer’s needs, which include working evenings, weekends and holidays.

  • Available for Storm Duty

  • Valid Driver’s License is required

Behavioral Attributes:

  • Provide leadership for a safe work environment

  • Demonstrated Safety Excellence

  • Actively Caring

  • Positive Reinforcement

  • Proactive Approach

  • Human Performance

  • Risk Prevention

  • Proactive problem solver

  • Self-motivated and ability to motivate others

  • Ability to get work done through a contract workforce

  • Use of HP tools and concepts

This position has been identified as a role that will require the use of a Georgia Power fleet vehicle. The following will be required if you are selected for this position:

• Must have at least one year of verifiable driving experience (Must hold a valid driver’s license for the class vehicle to be operated. Driving permits are not typically considered a valid driver’s license).

• Must have no revocation of driving privileges within the 36 months prior to application, no convictions of major traffic violations (DUI, hit and run, reckless driving, etc.) within the 12 months prior to application, or any pending charges for a major traffic violation at the time of application.

• Must consent to a continuous monitoring of your Motor Vehicle Record

Georgia Power is the largest electric subsidiary of Southern Company (NYSE: SO), America's premier energy company. Value, Reliability, Customer Service and Stewardship are the cornerstones of the Company's promise to 2.6 million customers in all but four of Georgia's 159 counties. Committed to delivering clean, safe, reliable, and affordable energy at rates below the national average, Georgia Power maintains a diverse, innovative generation mix that includes nuclear, coal and natural gas, as well as renewables such as solar, hydroelectric and wind. Georgia Power focuses on delivering world-class service to its customers every day and the Company is recognized by J.D. Power and Associates as an industry leader in customer satisfaction. For more information, visit www.GeogiaPower.com and connect with the Company on Facebook (Facebook.com/GeorgiaPower), Twitter (Twitter.com/GeorgiaPower) and Instagram (Instagram.com/ga_power).

Southern Company (NYSE: SO) is a leading energy provider serving 9 million residential and commercial customers across the Southeast and beyond through its family of companies. Providing clean, safe, reliable and affordable energy with excellent service is our mission. The company has electric operating companies in three states, natural gas distribution companies in four states, a competitive generation company, a leading distributed energy infrastructure company with national capabilities, a fiber optics network, and telecommunications services. Through an industry-leading commitment to innovation, resilience, and sustainability, we are taking action to meet our customers’ and communities’ needs while advancing our commitment to net zero emissions by 2050. Our uncompromising values ensure we put the needs of those we serve at the center of everything we do and are the key to our sustained success. We are transforming energy into economic, environmental and social progress for tomorrow. Our corporate culture and hiring practices have earned the company national awards and recognition from numerous organizations, including Forbes, Military Times, DiversityInc, Black Enterprise, J.D. Power, Fortune, Human Rights Campaign and more. To learn more, visit www.southerncompany.com.

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 Identification: 6042

Job Category: Engineering

Job Schedule: Full time

Company: Georgia Power


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