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Sr PGD Engineer - Vibration Analyst

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Date: Nov 20, 2017

Primary Location: Juno Beach, FL, US, 33408

Company: NextEra Energy

Requisition ID:  13163 


NextEra Energy Resources is one of the largest wholesale generators of electric power and renewable energy from the wind and sun in North America.


Position Specific Description

We strengthen and engage our greatest asset - our people!


For this specific position, we are seeking a candidate that has Subject Matter Expertise in rotating equipment Machinery Diagnostics and condition assessment using vibration and process data to provide hands on and remote diagnostics. This position will require knowledge and proficiency in a wide variety of rotating equipment vibration matters including balancing, alignment, resonance, and process anomalies in a large fleet of power plants nationwide.


Machines to be supported include Combustion Turbines, Generators, large Steam Turbines, Wind Turbines, 4KV+ Motors and Pumps, Compressors & Boiler Fans.


Candidate will be working with analysis and process data from: Bently Nevada racks, System 1, Adre, Emerson Machinery Health Manager, CSI Machinery Heath Analyzer, IOtech Analyzer, ez-TOMAS analysis software and OSISoft PI system, so proficiency in same are required for success.


Candidate must have demonstrable expertise in proper hands on and remote machinery field balancing techniques, shaft alignment, vibration data analysis and data analysis.


Ideal candidate will have a Bachelor’s degree or higher in Engineering or Science with a minimum of 5 years’ experience and level 3 vibration certification from an industry wide recognized training organization. Equivalent experience maybe considered.


Travel to power plants will be required for onsite troubleshooting support.


Highly Preferred – Six Sigma or similar Quality training.



Job Overview

Employees in this role have responsibility for interpreting, organizing, executing, and coordinating assignments. This involves exploration of subject area, definition of scope, selection of areas for investigation, and development of novel concepts.

Job Duties & Responsibilities

•   Plans and develops engineering projects concerned with unique or controversial complexities which have important impact on major company programs
•   Acts as technical liaison to individuals within and outside the organization with responsibility to act independently regarding technical matters pertaining to individual's field
•   Completes assignments given in broad terms concerning general objectives and limitations
•   Performs other job-related duties as assigned

Required Qualifications

•  Bachelor's - Engineering
•  Experience:5+ years

Preferred Qualifications

•  Supervisor/Management Experience:0+ years


Employee Group:  Exempt
Employee Type:  Full Time
Job Category:  Engineering
Organization:  NextEra Energy Resources, LLC (0010)
Location:  Juno Beach, Florida 
Other Work Locations:  Florida 
Relocation Provided:  Yes, if applicable



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, providing your name, telephone number and the best time for us to reach you. Alternatively, you may call 1-844-694-4748 (Option 1, Press 6) between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. EST Monday-Friday. 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.



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