Access Specialist Sr- Farley

Dothan, AL

The Access Specialist is responsible for assisting the APOC with the site implementation of the Access Authorization Program and for conducting nuclear background investigations, granting unescorted access to nuclear facilities. This position requires on-site location. This position will also be responsible for the following:

  • Processing screening documentation to determine if regulatory requirements for unescorted access authorization have been satisfactorily completed.

  • Coordinating and/or conducting interviews and gathering information to be utilized in the adjudication of adverse information.

  • Support the fleet in the implementation of refueling outage in-processing.

  • Controlling Confidential Information.

  • Entering and verifying data in the SNC Access Authorization Program (Empact) and the Nuclear Industry Database (PADS).

  • Ensuring that applicants seeking unescorted access authorization have met the requirements and standards of the SNC Access Authorization Program by reviewing data, documentation and adjudication results.

  • Conducting Background Investigations as directed.

  • Evaluating information to determine the trustworthiness and reliability of applicants prior to granting unescorted access as well as informing them of the basis for any negative access decision.

  • Conduct limited Reviewing Official duties for reinvestigations for plant personnel.

  • Conducting & supporting department process improvement initiatives

JOB REQUIREMENTS:

Educational Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree preferred

Experience Requirements

  • Previous Access Authorization/Fitness for Duty experience required (outage in-processing, badge office, etc.).

  • Familiarity with nuclear plant access requirements.

  • Ability to motivate and coach for human performance excellence.

  • Knowledge of plant programs and processes to include site day to day operations.

  • Knowledge of NRC regulatory requirements.

  • Experience in leading or implementing a process, program or action plan that supports plant operations is required.

Behavior Attributes

  • Possess and demonstrate Southern Style characteristics.

  • Customer service focused.

  • Ability to maintain confidentiality.

  • Ability to work with competing priorities.

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.

  • Strong leadership qualities and decision-making skills.

  • Strong interpersonal skills.

  • Strong customer focus.

  • Team oriented.

  • Show initiative.

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.

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 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: 6502

Job Category: Power Plant Operations & Maintenance

Job Schedule: Full time

Company: Southern Nuclear

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