NextEra Energy Principal Engineer - Engineering & Construction in Juno Beach, Florida
Principal Engineer - Engineering & Construction
Date: Oct 10, 2021
Primary Location: Juno Beach, FL, US, 33408
Company: NextEra Energy
Requisition ID: 55412
is one of the largest wholesale generators of electric power and renewable energy from the wind and sun in North America.
Position Specific Description
NextEra Energy is seeking a Principal Engineer to join their Engineering & Construction team in Juno Beach, FL.
This position is responsible for the management of design for assigned transmission generation tie lines for Wind, Solar and Battery Energy Storage, and for stand-alone transmission line projects.
• This position is responsible for transmission line projects from conception (Early Stage) through construction and commissioning (Execution).
• The Principal Engineer will secure engineering consulting resources from a list of approved suppliers, by developing a scope of work, securing bids, evaluating, and awarding work through NextEra Energy Resources Integrated Supply Chain (ISC) Group.
• The Principal Engineer is responsible for coordinating the engineering deliverables in support of competitive proposals, as well as design and construction of projects.
• The position requires coordination with other groups to ensure the projects are successful.
The ideal candidate must have a strong knowledge of transmission design, excellent communication and project management skills, a bias for action, proven analytical and problem-solving skills, and the ability to provide value engineering and ensure design quality.
Direct experience in the development, design, engineering, and construction of High Voltage Transmission line projects is preferred.
Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical, Mechanical or Civil/Structural Engineering preferred.
Employees in this role make decisions and recommendations having significant impact on extensive engineering and related activities for the company. This position negotiates critical and controversial issues with top level engineers and officers of other organizations and companies.
Job Duties & Responsibilities
Demonstrates a high degree of creativity, foresight, and mature judgment in planning, organizing, and guiding extensive engineering programs and activities
Manages one or more programs of complex diversity and scope which are of critical importance to overall company objectives
Acts as a subject matter expert
Performs other job-related duties as assigned
Bachelor’s - Engineering
Experience: 7+ years
Employee Group: Exempt
Employee Type: Full Time
Job Category: Engineering
Organization: NextEra Energy Resources, LLC
Location: Juno Beach, Florida
Other Work Locations: Florida
Relocation Provided: Yes, if applicable
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