Southern Company Research & Development Technician in Juliette, Georgia

Research & Development Technician


Research & Development Technician

Location: Juliette Metrology Lab


Measuring and Test Equipment (M&TE) is owned by all power generation plants, operating headquarters, transmission maintenance centers, as well as other departments throughout the Southern Company, and is used to monitor and maintain voltage, temperature, pressure, and many other critical measurement areas to specified tolerances. The technician in this position is responsible for calibrating, troubleshooting, repairing, and performing preventative maintenance on this wide variety of electronic and physical/dimensional M&TE. This position must also support maintenance of working laboratory standards in certified status. Other duties include selecting the proper procedure which describes the calibration parameters and process, recording as-found/as-left data as required, identifying any out-of –tolerance condition, and documenting all processes to nuclear standards.


  • High school diploma

  • Military or civilian metrology degree

  • Non-degreed highly experienced employee.


  • Repair and calibrate general Measuring & Test Equipment (M&TE)

  • Develop calibration data sheets

  • Interpret logic diagrams and electronic schematics

  • Troubleshoot simple digital and analog circuitry

  • Proper loading/unloading and storage of Measuring and Test Equipment (M&TE) in/out of delivery van

  • Pick-up and delivery of M&TE to/from customer locations

Job Type: Standard

Primary Location: Georgia-Central Georgia-Juliette

Operating Company: Georgia Power Company

Job Type: Standard

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

Union Covered: No

Work Location(s):

Plant Scherer - 10986 Highway 87 (10986JULIETTE)

10986 Highway 87

Juliette, 31046

Req ID: GPC2006354