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NextEra Energy Vegetation Specialist I in Jupiter, Florida

Vegetation Specialist I

Date:Oct 16, 2020

Primary Location:Jupiter, FL, US, 33478

Company:NextEra Energy Requisition ID: 47198

Our reliability is one of the best in the nation, and we’re working to make it even better. We live here too. That’s why we’re committed to making Florida a better place. Join our team today

Position Specific Description NextEra Energy, Inc. is a leading clean energy company headquartered in Juno Beach, Florida. Its subsidiaries include Florida Power & Light (FPL), NextEra Energy Resources, NextEra Energy Partners, Gulf Power Company, with over 7000 miles of transmission assets across the US and Canada.

The Central Maintenance and Construction department of Florida Power and Light is seeking a Vegetation Specialist I to join the transmission team in Jupiter, Florida. We are looking for qualified individuals with a preferred background in transmission vegetation management, geographical information systems, and system analytics.

We strengthen and engage our greatest asset – our people! Apply today to be a part of a great team!!

Job Overview

Employees in this role drive reliability improvements, increase customer experience and satisfaction, and certainty in work execution within established guidelines and budgets. Individuals ensure compliance with all local, state, and federal regulations. Job Duties & Responsibilities

  • Schedules, coordinates, and inspects line clearing contractor activities for maintenance, restoration, outside requests and new construction activities
  • Prioritizes work to ensure most critical work is performed
  • Resolves customer complaints and inquires promptly
  • Evaluates and ensures vegetation management Right of Way (ROW) best practices
  • Ensures contractor compliance with purchase order and contracts
  • Coordinates daily field operations within vegetation management and operation departments
  • Conducts educational programs for internal and external customers
  • Creates and evaluates bids for line clearing, mowing and spray work
  • Performs other job-related duties as assigned

Required Qualifications

  • High School Grad / GED
  • Bachelor’s or Equivalent Experience
  • Experience: 3+ years
  • Valid Driver’s License (NON CDL)

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master’s Degree
  • ISA Certified Arborist

Employee Group: Exempt Employee Type: Full Time Job Category: Environmental/Chemistry/Rad Protection Organization: Florida Power & Light Company Location: Jupiter, Florida Other Work Locations: Florida Relocation Provided: Yes, if applicable

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