NextEra Energy PV Solar Field Tech Leader - North Palm Springs, CA in Desert Center, California
PV Solar Field Tech Leader - North Palm Springs, CA
Date: Nov 9, 2022
Location(s): Desert Center, CA, US, 92239
Company: NextEra Energy
Requisition ID: 65779
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Position Specific Description
This position sits within the Power Generation Division which is responsible for all of NextEra Energy's non-nuclear generation operations, exceeding 40,000 megawatts (MW) of installed capacity. This individual will lead the operation and maintenance activities in the North Palm Springs, CA area at our Desert Peak facility. This individual is also responsible for the safety of all personnel working on the solar and storage assets as well as delivering on key performance indicators including availability, production, and cost.
Leaders in this role provide a first line of guidance for PV Solar Field Technicians. Individuals are responsible for overseeing a team of technicians involved in the operation and maintenance of PV solar and battery energy storage equipment on multiple solar power plants to achieve safe, efficient, and environmentally sound plant operations. This position ensures the constant application of, and compliance with, company policies and administrative, maintenance, and safety procedures, as well as related accepted practices and letters of instruction.
Job Duties & Responsibilities
Provides career and performance management of a team of PV Solar Field Technicians
Ensures the safety of site personnel by promoting and enforcing the corporate safety culture and policies
Provides front-line supervision of technicians performing preventative and corrective maintenance on solar and energy storage power generation equipment
Applies advanced understanding of technical process to improve equipment capabilities
Provides electrical safe work practices coaching
Serves as qualified reliever in the absence of site management
Leads teams in Quality Improvement (QI) projects
Completes special projects or complex task assignments
Collaborates with cross-functional teams to achieve business unit objectives
Documents work execution and field changes utilizing Maximo
Performs other job-related duties as assigned
High School Grad / GED
Experience: 5+ years
Valid Driver's License (NON CDL)
Six Sigma Yellow Belt Certified
Bachelor's or Equivalent Experience
Six Sigma Green Belt Certified
Employee Group: Non Exempt
Employee Type: Full Time
Job Category: Technicians - Wind/HV/Solar
Organization: NextEra Operating Srvs
Relocation Provided: Yes, if applicable
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