Associate Environmental Specialist
Date:Jun 17, 2020
Primary Location:Juno Beach, FL, US, 33408
Requisition ID: 43274
is one of the largest wholesale generators of electric power and renewable energy from the wind and sun in North America.
Position Specific Description
This position is in the Environmental Licensing & Permitting Section of the Corporate Environmental Services Department supporting new development opportunities for NextEra Energy Resources and other NextEra Energy affiliates.
This environmental position will be supporting the siting and development of new renewable energy projects in the northeast US, mid-Atlantic region and southeastern US. Applicant should be self-motivated, have good organizational skills, and be able to communicate with the development team. Primary responsibilities will include assisting senior environmental services staff with desktop environmental analysis, environmental due diligence and supporting the acquisition of required federal, state and local environmental licenses, permits and approvals for development projects. The primary focus will be support on licensing and permitting new solar, battery, wind and transmission facilities. Routine out of state travel may be required.
Employees in this job support environmental staff in obtaining environmental approvals, licenses and permits for construction and operation of new and existing NextEra, Inc. facilities from Federal, State and Regional agencies.
Job Duties & Responsibilities
• Supports the company's compliance with environmental requirements
• Supports environmental aspects of company operations, such as, compliance, reporting, monitoring, remediation, and environmental permitting functions
• Monitors and analyzes environmental policies and regulations that affect the company and its customers
• Provides the necessary support to staff to resolve environmental matters
• Performs other job-related duties as assigned
• Bachelor's Degree
• Experience:0+ years
Employee Group: Exempt
Employee Type: Full Time
Job Category: Environmental/Chemistry/Rad Protection
Organization: NextEra Energy Resources, LLC
Location: Juno Beach, Florida
Other Work Locations: Florida
Relocation Provided: No
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