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NextEra Energy Sr Technical Specialist - Gas Infra in Houston, Texas

Sr Technical Specialist - Gas Infra

Date: Jun 23, 2022

Location(s): Houston, TX, US, 77002

Company: NextEra Energy

Requisition ID: 63418

is one of the largest wholesale generators of electric power and renewable energy from the wind and sun in North America.

Position Specific Description

This position is part of the Gas Infrastructure team. NextEra Energy is the largest utility consumer in the United States of natural gas to generate electricity; in 2014, we used 736 Bcf of natural gas. The economics of natural gas are critical to nearly every one of the company’s businesses. NextEra Energy began investing in shale gas production in 2008, and today has more than $1 billion deployed in several shales around the country.

Job Overview

This job is responsible for overseeing and developing oil and gas projects. Employees in this role complete projects to meet production goals in an efficient and cost saving manner. This position evaluates project performance and upside potential for asset acquisition and divestment.

Job Duties & Responsibilities

  • Develops, implements and maintains programs to ensure job quality, safety, and cost

  • Prepares and provides information in order to obtain regulatory permits

  • Evaluates and ranks new opportunities

  • Implements strategies to improve current plans to continually refine operations to contain costs

  • Works with operating partners to identify and pick new locations, perforations and completion techniques

  • Analyzes offset and competitor data and trends in order to improve performance

  • Provides accurate and timely well cost estimates

  • Recommends and applies new technology in drilling and completions

  • Makes recommendations to strategic plans

  • Maintains a safe work environment by following and enforcing standards and procedures

  • Ensures field activities are in compliance with company policies and government regulations

  • Performs other job-related duties as assigned

Required Qualifications

  • High School Grad / GED

  • Bachelor’s or Equivalent Experience

  • Experience: 4+ years

Preferred Qualifications

  • None

Employee Group: Exempt

Employee Type: Full Time

Job Category: Technical Specialist

Organization: NextEra Project Mgmt

Relocation Provided: Yes, if applicable

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.

NextEra Energy provides reasonable accommodation in its application and selection process for qualified individuals, including accommodations related to compliance with conditional job offer requirements, consistent with federal, state, and local laws. Supporting medical or religious documentation will be required where applicable and permitted by applicable law. To request a reasonable accommodation, please send an e-mail to, providing your name, telephone number and the best time for us to reach you. Alternatively, you may call 1-844-694-4748. Please do not use this line to inquire about your application status.

NextEra Energy will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.

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