NextEra Energy Power Delivery Engineering Intern (P&C Cocoa) in Cocoa, Florida

Power Delivery Engineering Intern (P&C Cocoa)

Date:Oct 4, 2018

Primary Location:Cocoa, FL, US, 32922

Company:NextEra Energy Requisition ID: 27588

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Position Specific Description We’ve been ‘Changing the Current’ and transforming our business for the better. Our team is the best in the industry and along with the investments we’ve made in our infrastructure, we have realized remarkable achievements. By 2020, we have the opportunity to build the smartest and strongest infrastructure, going above and beyond to improve our customers’ lives. Together, we will make a difference and build powerful connections every day.

Join our power delivery engineering team as a 2019 summer intern supporting our Protection and Control team. In order to qualify for the summer internship program you must be pursuing a undergraduate or masters level degree in Electricalengineering with a valid drivers license and reliable transportation.

As a Protection and Control engineering intern, you can expect to:

  • Apply diversified knowledge of engineering principles and practices to broad variety of assignments and related fields.
  • Evaluate, select, and apply standard techniques, procedures, and criteria to perform a task or sequence of tasks for conventional projects
  • Works on small projects or portions of larger projects. Supports development of standards and engineering guidelines, conducts analysis on system performance and reliability strategy and provides recommendations.
  • Leverage new technology and Smart Grid solutions to provide superior service to our customers
  • Exercise project management, negotiations, performance tracking and reporting
  • Communications, presentations, meetings and support
  • Participate in all aspects of engineering design, permitting and construction
  • Work with other departments within the organization to establish customer requirements and project costs
  • Perform daily maintenance and testing in the field on relay equipment to ensure reliable service for our customers
  • Assist with monitoring and responding to substation relays and communication systems used to protect equipment in the field Job Overview Employees in the role will be provided mentoring and practical hands on experience for relevant career-related activities encountered in the student’s area of study or specialization. To be considered for this position the applicant must be actively enrolled at a college or university as a full-time student seeking a bachelor’s degree or higher. Candidate must also have a current GPA of 3.00 or higher (on a 0.00 to 4.00 scale).

Job Duties & Responsibilities • Assists department with assigned projects • Completes challenging projects and assignments • Presents final project to senior leadership at the end of the internship • Performs other job-related duties as assigned Required Qualifications • High School Grad / GED Preferred Qualifications • Effective Written Communications • Effective Verbal Communications

Employee Group: Non Exempt Employee Type: Intern Job Category: Intern Organization: Florida Power & Light Company Location: Cocoa, Florida Other Work Locations: Florida Relocation Provided: No

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