Southern Company
3.7 of 5 102 reviews
www.southerncompany.com Atlanta, GA 5000+ Employees

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Great Company

Chemistry Technician (Current Employee)
Birmingham, AL

ProsRelaxed environment with good benefits. Management really promotes self development.

ConsSalaries average to below average. Its hard to move up unless you are willing to relocate.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Probably pretty good place to work, if your not a contractor.

    Design (Current Employee)
    Birmingham, AL

    I have been working at Southern Company as a contractor for more than a year


    Pros: - Flexible Schedule - Really no hard to reach dead lines -… Cons: - If your a contractor your more or less a hired slave, they keep you around for only as long as they need you and… Advice to Senior Management: Get off you butt and see who really is getting your work done. Odds are, it's not who you think. Contractors carry your… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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    Keep your options open

    E1bce861@opayq.com (Current Employee)

    I have been working at Southern Company full-time for more than 5 years


    Pros: pay, flexible hours, benefits, access to multiple organizations and groups… Cons: inadequate management, questionable ethics, office retaliation....could go on for a quite a while with cons.… Advice to Senior Management: Invest time and effort into acquiring members of management with actual ability to run a department properly. People that are knowledgeable, fair, accountable and… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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