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Repair Shop Specialist - Quality Control Inspector

Forest Park, GA

Repair Shop Specialist - Quality Control Inspector

State-Region-City Georgia-Metro Atlanta-Forest Park

Operating Company: Georgia Power Company


As a Quality Control Inspector at the Georgia Power Repair Shop, you will be responsible for conducting thorough inspections on various types of electrical equipment, including motors, transmission equipment, and distribution equipment that have been repaired or reconditioned. Your attention to detail will be crucial in maintaining the highest quality standards and ensuring the reliability and safety of the equipment. You will also contribute to process improvements, procedure revisions, and ensure that all nuclear-related repairs and processes meet the stringent requirements as outlined by nuclear regulations.


Education Requirements:

  • High School diploma or equivalent required.

  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in Quality Control inspections within a repair shop environment or a related industry required.

  • Engineering Technology, Engineering degree, or related experience preferred.

  • NDE/NDT PT and/or VT preferred.

Experience, Knowledge, and Skills:

  • Experience in technical roles preferred

  • Maintenance and equipment repair experience desired

  • Ability to write and edit Motor Repair Procedures, Technical Evaluations, Special Repair Procedures, and Non-Conformance Reports.

  • Provide feedback and input into the development and refinement of process improvements to enhance the quality of repairs.

  • Strong mechanical and electrical knowledge and experience.

  • Ability to read and measure precision measurement equipment: Micrometers, Calipers, Dial Indicators, Rulers and Tape Measures.

  • Knowledge for testing methods for dedication testing: FTIR, Hardness, Chemical Analysis, XFR, etc.

  • Working knowledge of Borescopes, Light Meters, Surface Profile meters, coating thickness meter, Faro laser tracker, faro arm, and X-Ray Florence metal analyzers.

  • Computer Skills Word, Excel, Maximo, Oracle, and Faro CAM 2 software.

  • NRC 10 CFR 50, Appendix B and 10 CFR 21 knowledge a plus

  • Development and maintenance of area procedures

  • Effective verbal and writing skills

  • Strong team player that builds credibility and trust quickly

  • Ability to work with people to achieve organizational objectives

  • Must be able to support 24/7 operation including holidays, nights, and weekends when necessary

  • Ability to make decisions and demonstrate short/long-term strategic vision


  • Perform detailed Quality Control inspections on electrical motors, transmission, and distribution equipment that have been repaired or reconditioned.

  • Evaluate the functionality and safety of equipment to ensure compliance with industry standards as well as company specifications.

  • Generate comprehensive written reports on inspection results, including any defects or nonconformities, and recommend corrective actions

  • Ensure all Class 1E nuclear repairs, documentation, materials, and services strictly adhere to the nuclear regulatory commitments specified in 10 CFR 50 Appendix B.

  • Maintain measurement and test equipment (MT&E) program in compliance with applicable procedures.

  • Order materials for jobs; this includes generating purchase request

  • Write and approve technical procedures, engineering evaluations, and ensure all procedures meet the needs of QA program

  • Provide technical evaluation of the nonconformance reports for the nuclear QA program and technical evaluations as part of the internal Corrective Action Program

  • Stay current with industry standards, regulatory requirements, and new technologies in quality control inspection.

  • Coach and mentor colleagues about best practices in quality control and continuous improvement.

  • Participate in regular training sessions to maintain and enhance skills required for the position.

  • Perform Root Cause Analysis on equipment failures

  • Attend and participate in the weekly planning meeting

  • Train employees on how to operate new equipment and ensure they have the technical training to complete their jobs

  • Develop strong collaboration with leadership, staff, and union employees as well as our customers

  • Foster an environment of teamwork, self-motivation, open communication, and customer support

  • Participation in the Repair Shop “On-Call Rotation” and storm restoration events

Additional Attributes

  • Model the "Our Values": Safety First, Intentional Inclusion, Act with Integrity, and Superior Performance

  • Promotes a diverse, trusting, equitable and inclusive environment where employees feel included, informed, engaged, and empowered

  • Exhibits Customer Service Excellence – striving to satisfy internal and external customers by adding value

  • Results-oriented approach to responsibilities and ownership and personal responsibility for assigned accountabilities

  • Candidates must be hands-on demonstrating their ability to directly interact with customers, employees, staff, and leadership while engaging in all aspects of motor repair

  • Strong interpersonal skills and proven ability to build strong relationships

  • Adapts to rapidly changing environment

Fleet Job

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


Position reports to: QC/Test Supervisor

Location: Repair Shop @ 62 Lake Mirror Road, Forest Park, GA 30297.

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 and connect with the Company on Facebook (, Twitter ( and Instagram (

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

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: 5988

Job Category: Engineering

Job Schedule: Full time

Company: Georgia Power


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