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PGD Plant Manager

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Date: Oct 18, 2021

Primary Location: Loxahatchee, FL, US, 33470

Company: NextEra Energy

Requisition ID:  54795 


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Position Specific Description

Everyday our employees help us deliver safe, affordable, and reliable service to our more than 4.9 million customers. They are helping shape our company and how our customers see us.  This position will be based at the West County Energy Center located in Loxahatchee, Florida and will report to a Regional Plant General Manager.  This position will be responsible for driving best in class safety and environmental performance, managing all aspects of operations and maintenance to maximize plant reliability, and for the development of high performance teams to support 24/7 operation.  This position is a developmental role for future growth opportunities within our Power Generation Division Operations Team. Upon determination, timing and under general direction, this individual shall be able to manage all aspects of site business and operations in order to achieve all production and business targets while maintaining an injury-free work site.  Power plant or industrial plant experience is strongly preferred.


Preferred Qualifications

  • Strong knowledge and experience in power plant or industrial plant operations, maintenance and troubleshooting. 
  • Bachelor's in Engineering or equivalent.

Job Overview

Leaders in this role oversee a team at a generation facility. Individuals are accountable for all aspects of the management and performance of both the physical and human assets in their assigned facility.

Job Duties & Responsibilities

  • Provides leadership in all aspects of operation and maintenance
  • Manages the technical performance of the plant
  • Develops and manages site budget
  • Leads the safety of the facility and personnel
  • Complies with all regulations and policies
  • Oversees personnel development and succession planning
  • Drives the continuous improvement of performance
  • Performs other job-related duties as assigned

Required Qualifications

  • High School Grad / GED
  • Bachelor’s or Equivalent Experience
  • Experience: 7+ years
  • Supervisor/Management Experience: 5+ years

Preferred Qualifications

  • None


Employee Group:  Exempt
Employee Type:  Full Time
Job Category:  Operations
Organization:  Florida Power & Light Company 
Location:  Loxahatchee, 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.

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