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NextEra Energy Nuclear Senior Training Ops Instructor in Jensen Beach, Florida

Nuclear Senior Training Ops Instructor

Date: Dec 2, 2022

Location(s): Jensen Beach, FL, US, 34957

Company: NextEra Energy

Requisition ID: 64675

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

We are seeking a Nuclear Training Operations Instructor to join our team at our St Lucie Nuclear Plant. This dual unit nuclear facility is located on beautiful Hutchinson Island, about eight miles southeast of Ft. Pierce, FL and generates enough power to supply the annual needs of more than 1 million homes. As a Nuclear Training Operations Instructor, you will need to have at least eight or more years of related experience in the nuclear industry. If you have this type of background, this could be your next career move. Apply today!

Job Overview

This job is responsible for preparing employees to pass the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) initial and requalification operator and senior operator licensing examinations. Employees in this role deliver integrated systems training to participants that covers plant operations and prepares them to stand field and/or control room watch duty.

Job Duties & Responsibilities

  • Designs, develops, implements and presents integrated systems training and initial operator and requalification training programs in accordance with the applicable regulatory requirements

  • Operates the simulator and classroom display instruction system during training in accordance with approved procedures

  • Develops and administers written and oral examinations to include simulator and plant observation

  • Evaluates and documents operator candidate knowledge of controls and systems

  • Revises instructional materials to reflect changes in plant design, current plant practices, regulations, and/or operating philosophies

  • Provides direction to less experienced instructors and function as program lead

  • Maintains a senior reactor operator certification or license for the site where instruction duties are being performed

  • Performs other job-related duties as assigned

Required Qualifications

  • High School Grad / GED

  • Bachelor's or Equivalent Experience

  • Experience: 7+ years

  • Nuclear Experience: 7+ years

  • Senior Reactor Operator Certification

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor's - Sciences

  • Bachelor's - Engineering

  • Certified Nuc Trng Instructor Classroom

  • SRO License - Active, Inactive, or Prior

Special Requirements

Nuclear Specific Requirements:

  • Bachelor's in a technical field (e.g., Math, Physical Sciences specialty, Engineering) or equivalent education and/or experience

  • Related industry OR nuclear operations training experience: 8+ years

Employee Group: Exempt

Employee Type: Full Time

Job Category: Training

Organization: Florida Power & Light Company

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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