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Date: Dec 4, 2021

Location(s): Florida City, FL, US, 33035

Company: NextEra Energy

Requisition ID:  57713 


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Position Specific Description

Currently, we are seeking a Senior Chemistry Technician to join our team at our Turkey Point Nuclear Plant.  This dual unit nuclear facility, located just south of Miami, FL. produces 100% carbon-free energy, enough to power the annual usage of more than 900,000 homes.  In addition to the responsibilities below, you will also be responsible for evaluating data, initiating action, and providing recommendations for plant operation to assure continued nuclear safety and long-term asset preservation.  You will also use and maintain complex analytical instrumentation; while verifying precision and accuracy using quality assurance methods.  The ideal candidate will have a minimum of an Associate’s degree in science with college level chemistry and physics coursework, 3 years chemistry experience in a commercial nuclear reactor or equivalent Navy ELT experience.

Job Overview

Employees in this role perform complex quantitative and qualitative chemistry and radiochemistry analyses.

Job Duties & Responsibilities

Under limited supervision:

  • Performs quantitative and qualitative analyses including sampling, in-service testing or testing and measuring of radioactive contaminants and chemical properties of various liquid and gaseous streams in nuclear plant systems and components
  • Uses safe laboratory practices and ensures compliance with regulations, procedures and policies in conduct of daily work
  • Maintains records, evaluates trends and develops new methods
  • Trains and provides guidance to new or less experienced technicians
  • Performs other job-related duties as assigned

Required Qualifications

  • High School Grad / GED
  • Experience: 3+ years

Preferred Qualifications

  • Technical Certificate Program
  • Associate's Degree
  • Bachelor's - Sciences

Special Requirements

Nuclear Specific Requirements:

  • Must meet shift qualifications and have 3+ years of chemistry technician experience
  • ELT qualified individuals or candidates with an Associate's of Science degree may be considered as having equivalent experience


Nuclear Specific Preferences:

  • Associate's or Bachelor's in Chemistry or related field


Employee Group:  Non Exempt
Employee Type:  Full Time
Job Category:  Technicians
Organization:  Florida Power & Light Company 
Relocation Provided:  Yes, if applicable


Where permitted by applicable law, NextEra Energy requires all employees and new hires to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 or be willing to receive the COVID-19 vaccination on or before the first day of employment.


NextEra Energy is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, age, national origin, religion, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetics, disability, protected veteran status or any other basis prohibited by law. We are committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace.


NextEra Energy provides reasonable accommodation in its application and selection process for qualified individuals, including accommodations related to compliance with conditional job offer requirements, consistent with federal, state, and local laws. Supporting medical or religious documentation will be required where applicable and permitted by applicable law. To request a reasonable accommodation, please send an e-mail to recruiting-coordinator.sharedmailbox@nexteraenergy.com, providing your name, telephone number and the best time for us to reach you. Alternatively, you may call 1-844-694-4748. Please do not use this line to inquire about your application status.


NextEra Energy will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.


NextEra Energy does not accept any unsolicited resumes or referrals from any third-party recruiting firms or agencies. Please see our policy for more information.


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