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Operations Manager - NextEra Water (TX)

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Date: Jun 16, 2022

Location(s): Houston, TX, US, 77070

Company: NextEra Energy

Requisition ID:  61656 

 

NextEra Energy Transmission, LLC (NEET) is the leading competitive transmission company in North America. We develop, finance, construct, operate, and maintain transmission assets across the continent.

 

Position Specific Description

This position manages water operations for NextEra Water.  Operations functions include those required to ensure the safe, reliable delivery of drinking water and availability/uptime of water treatment plants.  Efforts will include asset management, equipment performance and monitoring, managing the customer interface (billing, customer inquiries, etc), capital planning, water quality compliance, and managing operations personnel.  Position requires overseeing projects that support continuous improvement of operations functions such as technology deployment and systems and equipment investment.  Candidate should have experience running a water utility, wastewater treatment plant (inclusive of interfacing with external stakeholders like customers, local officials, vendors, suppliers) and will interface with external stakeholders in this role. 

 

This position will be sitting in our Houston, TX office.

Job Overview

Employees in this role oversee and manage the operations of Transmission/Substation functions and collection systems that deliver safe, reliable and cost-effective electricity.

Job Duties & Responsibilities

  • Ensures compliance with all federal, state, and local regulations as well as market requirements
  • Leads collaborative cross-functional participation and leverages assets and resources
  • Drives a safety focused culture
  • Leads team in completion of maintenance activities
  • Leads team in solving issues/problems related to equipment and systems
  • Ensures administrative functions are complete and being adhered to
  • Drives departmental policy implementation
  • Drives a collaborative environment, encouraging communication within the department and company
  • Performs other job-related duties as assigned

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor's – Engineering
  • Experience: 5+ years
  • Supervisor/Management Experience: 5+ years
  • Six Sigma Green Belt Certified

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's - Business Administration
  • Certified Professional Engineer (PE)
  • Six Sigma Black Belt Certified

 

Employee Group:  Exempt
Employee Type:  Full Time
Job Category:  Operations
Organization:  NextEra Transmission, LLC 
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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