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Power Coordinator I - Transmission/Substation

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Date: Nov 10, 2020

Primary Location: Miami, FL, US, 33134

Company: NextEra Energy

Requisition ID:  47907 


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Position Specific Description

The Systems Operations Department in our Power Delivery Business Unit is seeking a Power Coordinator 1 to join our team at the LeJeune Flagler Office based in Miami, FL.  In this role, you will be responsible for scheduling and dispatching resources to economically balance load and generation in order to meet real-time system conditions.


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Job Overview

This job is responsible for scheduling and dispatching resources to economically balance load and generation in order to meet real-time system conditions and to comply with applicable regulatory requirements and NERC reliability standards. Employees in this role evaluate and approve OASIS requests and Tags for performing energy accounting functions. This position performs next-day generation planning function and certain system operator functions whenever the on-shift System Operator is away from desk.

Job Duties & Responsibilities

•   Performs load forecast in order to optimize the generation dispatch mix
•   Projects dispatch needs for the hours-ahead and update the Dispatch Plan to ensure sufficient generation resources are available to meet generation requirements while minimizing production costs
•   Runs Economy A program to provide EMT with generation and cost projections to be used for economy purchases and sales
•   Dispatches economically the generation resources in real-time to minimize cost and maintain load-generation balance in the balancing area
•   Coordinates committing, decommitting and outages of power plants with System Operators and PGBU
•   Ensures rapid recovery from loss of generation to comply with NERC requirements
•   Verifies all purchases, sales and wheeling schedules in the interchange transaction system
•   Performs hourly and on-peak/off-peak energy accounting functions with adjacent balancing authorities
•   Determines, develops, provides, and submits/modifies monthly Tags for dynamic schedules
•   Ability to meet attendance and storm duty requirements
•   Ability to work extended hours
•   Ability to work a varied schedule/rotating shift/evening/weekends/holidays as required
•   Performs other job-related duties as assigned
Required Qualifications

•  High School Grad / GED
•  Associate's or Equivalent Experience
•  Experience:3+ years
Preferred Qualifications

•  Bachelor's - Engineering
•  Bachelor's Degree


Employee Group:  Exempt
Employee Type:  Full Time
Job Category:  Operations
Organization:  Florida Power & Light Company 
Location:  Miami, Florida 
Other Work Locations:  Florida 
Relocation Provided:  Yes, if applicable


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