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Wind GRS Electronics Technician III

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Date: Nov 14, 2022

Location(s): Story City, IA, US, 50248

Company: NextEra Energy

Requisition ID:  65118 


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

Under general supervision, position performs duties related to troubleshooting, repairing and testing of Wind Turbine technology electronic and mechanical components. Majority of time is spent troubleshooting, repairing and testing control circuits, power supplies and other electrical components at PCB level. Candidates must be able to read and comprehend drawings and schematics associated with electrical systems. Job may include other miscellaneous duties assigned.         


Preferred Requirements:

  • Read and comprehend electrical drawings and schematics
  • Troubleshoot, repair and test Printed Circuit Boards
  • Troubleshoot, repair and test Programmable Logic Controllers
  • Troubleshoot, repair and test Large Circuit Breakers and Contactors
  • Experience using an Oscilloscope
  • Soldering experience
  • Associate’s in Applied Science Degree in Electronics or equivalent combination of training and experience. 

Job Overview

This position performs duties related to the troubleshooting, repairing, and testing of Wind Turbine technology electronic and mechanical components. Individuals are capable of performing at least three different electronic repairs.

Job Duties & Responsibilities

  • Performs duties related to troubleshooting, repairing and testing of Wind Turbine technology electronic and mechanical components
  • Uses a variety of light and heavy hand and power tools, meggers, oscilloscopes, and multimeters
  • Troubleshoots, repairs, and tests control circuits, power supplies, and other electrical components
  • Works from simple drawings, blueprints, or sketches
  • Travels to various sites to support maintenance and repair activities as required
  • Performs other job-related duties as assigned

Required Qualifications

  • High School Grad / GED
  • Experience: 0+ years

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, 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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