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NextEra Energy Nuclear Field Associate Engineer in Florida City, Florida

Nuclear Field Associate Engineer

Date: Nov 15, 2022

Location(s): Florida City, FL, US, 33035

Company: NextEra Energy

Requisition ID: 66953

is America’s largest electric company, providing clean, affordable, and reliable electricity to more than 12 million people in Florida. We operate one of the cleanest power generation fleets in the U.S. and our reliability is among the best in the nation. Our goal is to achieve Real Zero carbon emissions from our operations by 2045 by expanding our solar capacity, increasing battery storage and bringing new renewable energy opportunities to Florida, while improving customer affordability and reliability. Are you interested in becoming a game-changer in the energy industry? Join our world-class team today!

Position Specific Description

This position will be located at Turkey Point Nuclear Power Plant.

Job Overview

This is an entry-level position within the Nuclear business unit. The position requires an engineering degree which allows advancement into multiple career paths. The first six months of the job include formal classroom training followed by approximately eight months of on-the-job training. Employees in this position are required to pass the POSS exam and work a rotating shift, as well as qualify as a fire brigade member.

Job Duties & Responsibilities

  • Operate valves, pumps, breakers, and other components needed to safely generate power

  • Attend and satisfactorily completes all job-related training

  • Qualify as a fire brigade member

  • Respond to and take action to mitigate plant transients

  • Implement equipment clearance orders / lock out tag out process

  • Performs other job-related duties as assigned

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor's - Engineering

  • Experience: 0+ years

  • Nuclear Experience: 0+ years

  • Must pass Plant Operator Selection System (POSS) test

Preferred Qualifications

  • None

Employee Group: Exempt

Employee Type: Full Time

Job Category: Engineering

Organization: Florida Power & Light Company

Relocation Provided: No

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.

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