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Date: Sep 2, 2017

Primary Location: West Palm Beach, FL, US, 33407

Company: NextEra Energy

Requisition ID:  10045 

 

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 Learn more

 

Position Specific Description

Florida Power & Light (FPL) is seeking certified linemen to join our growing team! To be successful in this role you must have the ability to work ANY SHIFT anywhere within FPL’s service territory in the state of Florida.

 

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If you are looking to take the next step in your career with a dedicated team, this could be the role for you!

Job Overview

Line Specialist will be expected to safely perform all associated tasks with the construction and maintenance of all overhead and URD facilities (excluding vaults, manholes, and hot compounds). They must be able to trouble shoot and repair all distribution circuits and equipment and prepare all associated paperwork. They will be responsible for making sure that all jobs assigned are worked in accordance with company design standards and work methods. May be required to work extended hours in inclement weather, may be required to travel throughout the system in cases of emergencies, storms, to restore the system.

Line Specialist may work alone, on a crew, or to supervise a lower classification such as a ground worker, apprentice, or helper without direct supervision of a higher level classification.

Required Qualifications

  • Commercial Driver's License, Class A
  • Must have climbing skills.
  • Must have completed the FPL apprentice program or another accredited apprenticeship program.
  • Must be able to work in direct sunlight or at night
  • Must be physically able to perform all assigned tasks.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Must be proficient with live line maintenance (gloving) up to twenty three (23) KV and the use of hotsticks for all voltages
  • Minimum of two (2) years of verifiable work experience as a Journeyman Class 1 or A level craft worker.
  • Bucket Truck Rescue Certification
  • Pole Top Rescue Certification
  • Tower Rescue Certification

 

Employee Group:  Bargaining Unit
Employee Type:  Full Time
Job Category:  Power Systems Bargaining Unit
Organization:  Florida Power & Light Company (0001)
Location:  West Palm Beach, Florida 
Other Work Locations:  Florida 
Relocation Provided:  No

 

 

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.

 

If you require special support or accommodation while seeking employment with NextEra Energy, please send an e-mail to accommodate@fpl.com, providing your name, telephone number and the best time for us to reach you. Alternatively, you may call 1-888-845-9731 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. EST. 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.

 

 


Nearest Major Market: Palm Beach
Nearest Secondary Market: Miami

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