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Southern Company NDE Specialist - Plant Vogtle in Waynesboro, Georgia

NDE Specialist - Plant Vogtle


NDE Specialist - Plant Vogtle

This position is in Augusta, GA

Job Summary

Southern Nuclear has an immediate opening for a Nuclear Specialist in our Fleet Outage Services Department. This position reports to the Outages Services Non-destructive examination (NDE) Manager at the Southern Nuclear Corporate (SNC)) Headquarters in Birmngham, Alabama and this position will be located at Plant Vogtle. The candidate selected for this position shall have a working knowledge of applicable American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) code. We are looking for a Level III UT, MT, PT and VT to fill the lead NDE position for Vogtle units 1 and 2. As a minimum, level of certification to Level II in Ultrasonic Examination and Level II to a surface flaw detection method (e.g. Magnetic Particle (MT), Liquid Penetrant (PT), Visual Examination (VT) and Eddy Current (ET). This position requires planning and performing inspections, evaluating inspection including preparation, setup of test equipment, and travel to each of the Southern Nuclear Operating sites.

Education Requirements

  • High school diploma or equivalent

Background/Experience Requirements

  • Experience meeting one of the following three requirements:

  • Significant experience in NDE fields, e.g., ultrasonic, eddy current, radiographic, visual

  • Associates degree (or certificate) with some experience in NDE fields

  • Level II in MT / PT /UT / VT / RT

  • OR a minimum level II in UT/ MT/ PT and VT

  • Industrial site experience is preferred.

  • Qualifications in accordance with ASME Section XI Appendix VIII is required

  • Knowledge of nuclear power plants is preferred.

  • Demonstrated leadership assignments a plus.

Other Attributes

  • High level of written and verbal communication skills

  • Motivated self-starter

  • Ability to manage multiple activities, e.g., outage support

  • Travel (domestic) is required, including work assignment at system nuclear units (travel 30% of the time)

  • Ability to obtain unescorted access

Technical Requirements

  • Knowledge of ASME/NDE codes and standards

  • Knowledge of NDE methodsSouthern Company (NYSE: SO) is America’s premier energy company, with 44,000 megawatts of generating capacity and 1,500 billion cubic feet of combined natural gas consumption and throughput volume serving 9 million electric and gas utility customers through its subsidiaries. The company provides clean, safe, reliable and affordable energy through electric utilities in four states, natural gas distribution utilities in seven states, a competitive generation company serving wholesale customers across America and a national 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 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. #LI

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: SNC2006489

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