NextEra Energy Field Operations HV Technician I - CAD in Parkhill, Ontario

Field Operations HV Technician I - CAD

Date:Sep 5, 2017

Primary Location:Parkhill, ON, CA, N0M 2K0

Company:NextEra Energy Requisition ID: 10484

stands out as a leader in producing electricity from clean and renewable resources and is among the Canada's most disciplined competitive power generators.

Position Specific Description Primary (Essential) Job Functions (This list is not exhaustive and may be supplemented as necessary by the company):

  • Experience in Wind/Thermal/Hydro field operations

  • T/S HV Switching

  • Strong written and oral communications skills

  • Manage and maintain utility truck inventory and tool inventory

  • Attend safety meetings. Follow company safety and environmental policy

  • Ability to meet attendance and storm duty requirements

  • Ability to work extended hours, respond to call-outs, and travel as necessary throughout Canada

Job Overview Employees in this role operate and maintain transmission, substation, and collection systems, and are responsible for ensuring the safe and reliable delivery of electricity to the power grid.

Job Duties & Responsibilities Under limited supervision:

  • Performs routine operational testing and relay interrogation
  • Performs regular preventative maintenance and repair activities
  • Provides trouble-shooting of unplanned outages and supports restoration
  • Reviews commissioning records and witness operational checks at new sites
  • Leads multifunctional efforts to ensure assets are operated correctly and meet regulatory compliance
  • Performs other job-related duties as assigned Required Qualifications

  • High School Grad / GED

  • Experience: 3+ years
  • Valid Driver’s License (NON CDL) Preferred Qualifications

  • Commercial Driver’s License

Employee Group: Non Exempt Employee Type: Full Time Job Category: Technicians - Wind/HV/Solar Organization: NextEra Energy Canadian Op Srv (0053) Location: Parkhill, Ontario Other Work Locations: Ontario Relocation Provided: No

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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