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NDE Specialist- Vogtle

Waynesboro, GA

Description – Internal/External

NDE Specialist - Vogtle

This posting is for one NDE position to be filled at Plant Vogtle – Waynesboro, Ga.

Job Summary

Southern Nuclear has immediate openings for Nuclear Specialists in our Fleet Outage Services Department. This position reports to the Outages Services Non-destructive examination (NDE) Supervisor/NDE Manager and will be located at Vogtle Nuclear Plant, Southern Nuclear Operating facility. The candidate selected for this position shall have a working knowledge of applicable American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) code and the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) standards, with a minimum level of certification to Level II in Ultrasonic, Magnetic Particle, Liquid Penetrant, Radiography, Eddy Current Testing and Visual Examination. This position requires planning and performing inspections (in the field), evaluating inspection results including preparation, setup of test equipment, and travel to each of the Southern Nuclear Operating sites and Industry events.

Education Requirements:

  • High school diploma or equivalent

Background/Experience Requirements:

  • Experience meeting the following requirement:

  • Level II Ultrasonic PDI UT-1, UT-2 (Highly Desired)

  • Level II in Radiography (Highly Desired)

  • Level II in MT/PT/VT/ECT (Desired)

  • Industrial site experience (Desired)

  • Knowledge of nuclear power plants (Required)

  • Demonstrated leadership attributes (Desired)

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 Fleet nuclear units (travel up to 50%)

  • Ability to obtain unescorted access

Technical Requirements:

  • Knowledge of ASME/NDE codes and standards

  • Knowledge of NDE methods

This posting is for one NDE position to be filled at Plant Vogtle site.

NOTE: Must be able to provide entire certification package for verification prior to employment

Southern Nuclear is a leader among the nation’s nuclear energy operators, running six – soon to be eight – units for Alabama Power and Georgia Power. For more than 40 years, the company has operated nuclear energy facilities at the highest levels of safety and reliability, creating carbon-free electricity for millions of homes and businesses.

SNC prioritizes the health and safety of the public and its employees above all else, operating its facilities safely, reliably and affordably for customers and communities while using innovative technologies and practices that enhance performance. This work is enabled by the continuous development, leadership and skills of a high-performing workforce.

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: 5576

Job Category: Power Plant Operations & Maintenance

Job Schedule: Full time

Company: Southern Nuclear


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