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Associate Engineer - Florida City Gas

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Date: Jan 4, 2022

Location(s): Rockledge, FL, US, 32955

Company: NextEra Energy

Requisition ID:  58552 


Florida City Gas is part of a national company with local roots in the communities we serve. We serve approximately 108,000 residential and commercial natural gas customers in Florida’s Miami-Dade, Brevard, St. Lucie, and Indian River counties. Join our team today. Learn more


Position Specific Description

Our Florida City Gas team is growing and you could be the missing link!  In this role, employee will work independently to design and prepare timely, safe and cost-effective natural gas infrastructure designs for new residential, commercial, and industrial customers. This position acts as a single point of contact for projects in the area’s service territory (specifically, Brevard, St. Lucie, Indian River, and Martin counties) and make decisions independently regarding engineering complexities and methods. Designs will include applicable CAD drawings, permits, and cost estimates. This role is responsible for proactive and reactive communication pertaining to project scope until customer is ultimately satisfied. You will also coordinate customer requirements with various departments and prevailing authorities.


Additional duties include:
•    Oversees all aspects of engineering design and permitting
•    Compliance with all engineering principles, gas operating standards, local code, state and federal rules, regulations, mandates, and statutes
•    Easement agreement preparation and support
•    Construction and bid proposals
•    Representing the company at meetings by communicating policy, procedure, and other relevant gas industry information
•    Negotiations with city and state officials, engineers, construction contractors and existing and potential customers
•    Meet and guide Company construction personnel, pipeline contractors, and private construction contractors on job sites to assure the most cost-effective designs for resolving conflicts are utilized.

Job Overview

This job is responsible for routine engineering assignments involving basic engineering techniques. Employees in this role apply practical applications of engineering principles, practices, and procedures and  work under close supervision with detailed instructions.

Job Duties & Responsibilities

  • Performs data analysis and basic engineering tasks for completion of small projects
  • Performs basic engineering calculations required for simple designs
  • Collects and evaluates data to recommend courses of action
  • Assists more experienced engineers in the completion of large complex projects
  • Performs other job-related duties as assigned

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s - Engineering
  • Experience: 0+ years

Preferred Qualifications

  • None


Employee Group:  Exempt
Employee Type:  Full Time
Job Category:  Engineering
Organization:  Florida City Gas 
Relocation Provided:  No


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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