Associate PGD Engineer - Solar West Region

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  • Parrish, FL
  • 25 May, 2019

Job Description

Associate PGD Engineer - Solar West Region Date:May 24, 2019 Primary Location:Parrish, FL, US, 34219 Company:NextEra Energy Requisition ID: 33891 Our reliability is one of the best in the nation, and we’re working to make it even better. We live here too. That’s why we’re committed to making Florida a better place. Join our team today Position Specific Description NextEra Energy is seeking a technical individual to be part of the FPL Power Generation team responsible for the daily operation and maintenance of the large scale universal solar facilities inside the state of Florida. Engineer should be flexible as initial training will involve travel to other Counties within Florida. After qualification, the Associate PGD Engineer shall be responsible for the daily operation and maintenance of the large scale universal solar facilities inside the state of Florida. This position will report to the Solar & Storage West Engineering Leader, under the Power Generation Team, and will work out of the Manatee/DeSoto County area with travel to other locations within the West Region which includes the territory of Desoto County, Charlotte, Fort Myers, Hendry County within the state of Florida. This individual is responsible as the site safety manager to ensure all personnel and equipment onsite are safe and that the site/s are in environmental compliance with all required regulatory permit requirements. Under limited guidance, the individual will perform a variety of routine tasks, which provide experience and familiarity with Engineering staff, methods, practices, and programs after which may independently evaluate, select, and apply standard engineering techniques and procedures while using judgment when making adaptions and modifications. Engineers on the FPL solar team can spend a significant amount of time in the field (outside) troubleshooting and repairing all aspects of our solar facilities. At times, Associate PGD Engineer will be on-call and responsible for the West Region Sites, coordinating with the Renewables Operation Control Center, OEM’s, Vendors and Contractors as required. Engineer should be highly motivated with a strong bias for action and capable of working independently as well as part of a team. Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering highly preferred. Job Overview Employees in this entry-level role performs a variety of routine tasks, which provide experience and familiarity with Engineering staff, methods, practices, and programs after which may independently evaluate, select, and apply standard engineering techniques and procedures while using judgment when making adaptations and modifications. Job Duties & Responsibilities • Completes assignments that have clear and specific objectives which require the investigation of limited number of variables • Performs work involving conventional plans, investigations, surveys, structures, or equipment with relatively few complex features for which there are few precedents • Performs other job-related duties as assigned Required Qualifications * Bachelor's - Engineering * Experience:0+ years Preferred Qualifications * Supervisor/Management Experience:0+ years Employee Group: Exempt Employee Type: Full Time Job Category: Engineering Organization: Florida Power & Light Company Location: Parrish, Florida Other Work Locations: Florida Relocation Provided: Yes, if applicable NextEra Energy is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 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