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NextEra Energy Transmission System Operator (Clifton Park, NY) in Clifton Park, New York

Transmission System Operator (Clifton Park, NY)

  • Date:May 2, 2021

Primary Location: Clifton Park, NY, US, 12065

Company: NextEra Energy

Requisition ID: 48657

NextEra Energy Transmission, LLC (NEET) is the leading competitive transmission company in North America. We develop, finance, construct, operate, and maintain transmission assets across the continent.

Position Specific Description

This job is responsible for directing all activities within the System Control Center. Employees in this role maintain the reliability of the transmission system according to NYISO and NERC reliability standards and company operating practices. This position supervises all daily operational activities of Division Load Dispatchers and, fulfills the requirements of the NYISO Reliability Coordinator Agent functions according to the NYISO Security Process for the Bulk Electric System (BES).

Preferred Qualifications:

  • NERC Certified System Operator

  • Understand of Transmission and Substation systems

  • Experience with SCADA and EMS

Job Overview

This job is responsible for directing all activities within the System Control Center. Employees in this role maintain reliability of the transmission system according to FRCC and NERC reliability standards and company operating practices. This position supervises all daily operational activities of Division Load Dispatchers and, fulfills the requirements of the FRCC Reliability Coordinator Agent functions according to per the FRCC Security Process for the Bulk Electric System (BES).

Job Duties & Responsibilities

• Operates the transmission system to meet demand requirements

• Forecasts near-term demand

• Oversees the processing of requests for transmission service and schedules of all interchange transactions by the Power Coordinators

• Evaluates process generation, transmission and substation equipment clearance requests consistent with system reliability

• Informs management of emergencies affecting the reliability or economics of the power system

• Complies with all FERC, NERC and FRCC reliability standards requirements associated with the operation of the BES

• Interprets alarms with a thorough knowledge and understanding of system operations and take actions as required to maintain the transmission system within required limits

• Attends required training classes to maintain NERC certification

• Ability to meet attendance and storm duty requirements

• Ability to work extended hours

• Performs other job-related duties as assigned

Required Qualifications

• Bachelor's or Equivalent Experience

• Experience:7+ years

• High School/GED or Equivalent Work Exp

Preferred Qualifications

• Master's - Business Administration

• Master's - Engineering

• Master's Degree

Employee Group: Exempt

Employee Type: Full Time

Job Category: Operations

Organization: NextEra Transmission, LLC

Location: Clifton Park, New York

Other Work Locations: New York

Relocation Provided: Yes, if applicable

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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