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Field Operations HV Technician III-Eight Point Wind- Greenwood, NY

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Date: Jan 25, 2023

Location(s): REXVILLE, NY, US, 14877

Company: NextEra Energy

Requisition ID:  68233 

 

NextEra Energy Resources is the world's largest generator of renewable energy from the wind and sun, and a world leader in battery storage. We provide energy-related products and services that grow our economy, protect the environment, support our communities and help customers meet their energy needs. Are you interested in creating a cleaner environment for future generations? Join our world-class, innovative team today.

 

Position Specific Description

Join the world’s leading generator of wind energy as a High Voltage Technician at NextEra Energy. As a High-voltage Technician you will be the critical front-line to ensure the safe and optimal performance of all wind farm and solar operations. You will primarily focus on the safe execution of field-based equipment maintenance, diagnostics, as well as long-term reliability and profitability.

Job Overview

This entry-level position provides basic support to field operations, collection systems, transmissions, and substations.  Additional responsibilities may include field support of senior-level technicians in project management support and contractor oversite within a specified geographical region while ensuring the safe and reliable delivery of electricity to the power grid.  This position has training requirements to be met within the first 12 months of employment and requires substantial (>70%) supervision and work oversight.

Job Duties & Responsibilities

  • With technical oversight, performs basic work in the construction and maintenance of all substation, transmission, and collection system equipment
  • Participate in the repair of all high voltage equipment within an assigned geographical area with the appropriate technical oversight from higher-level HV Technicians, resources from ERCC, Technical Services, and Supervision
  • Establish and maintain high voltage inventory, equipment, and vehicles within an assigned geographical area to company safety and maintenance standards
  • Responsible for completing assigned Maximo work tasks with cross-functional assets, resources, and supervision
  • Maintain compliance and non-compliance maintenance schedules
  • Participate in quality initiatives while learning and utilizing company quality tools
  • Maintain adherence to company safety culture, policies, and processes while meeting all safety targets
  • Ensure compliance with all Federal, State, and Local regulations, and market requirements
  • Performs other job-related duties as assigned

Required Qualifications

  • High School Grad / GED
  • Experience: 1+ year
  • Valid Driver's License (NON CDL)

Preferred Qualifications

  • Associate's Degree

 

Employee Group:  Non Exempt
Employee Type:  Full Time
Job Category:  Technicians - Wind/HV/Solar
Organization:  NextEra Operating Srvs 
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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