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NextEra Energy Field Operations HV Technician I - Meyersdale, PA in Meyersdale, Pennsylvania

Field Operations HV Technician I - Meyersdale, PA

Date: May 24, 2023

Location(s): Meyersdale, PA, US, 15552

Company: NextEra Energy

Requisition ID: 73267

is the world's largest generator of renewable energy from the wind and sun, and a world leader in battery storage. We provide energy-related products and services that grow our economy, protect the environment, support our communities and help customers meet their energy needs. Are you interested in creating a cleaner environment for future generations? Join our world-class, innovative team today.

Position Specific Description

Join the world’s leading generator of wind energy as a High Voltage Technician at NextEra Energy.

As a High Voltage Technician, you will be the critical front-line to ensure the safe and optimal performance of all wind farm operations.

You will primarily focus on the safe execution of field-based equipment maintenance, diagnostics, as well as long-term reliability and profitability.

Job Overview

This senior-level technical position provides expertise in the areas of transmission/substation operations, collection system construction and maintenance, transmission and substation maintenance, and troubleshooting. Additional responsibilities may include the support of senior-level technicians in project management and contractor oversite within a specified geographical region while ensuring the safe and reliable delivery of electricity to the power grid. This position requires less than 10% supervision and work oversight.

Job Duties & Responsibilities

  • Perform routine work in the construction and maintenance of all substation, transmission, and collection system equipment

  • Work with data communication equipment

  • Report and coordinate emergency response and repair to all high voltage equipment and systems within an assigned geographical area with resources from Energy Resource Control Center and Technical Services

  • Establish and maintain high voltage inventory, equipment, and vehicles within an assigned geographical area according to company safety and maintenance standards

  • Perform routine work on assigned tasks with corporate, regional, and cross-functional assets and resources

  • Maintain compliance and non-compliance maintenance tasks and schedules

  • Ensure compliance with all Federal, State, and Local regulations, and market requirements

  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams, and leverage assets and resources to accomplish assigned work

  • Complete Yellow Belt certification and coach others through the company quality process

  • Maintain adherence to the company safety culture, policies, and process while meeting all safety targets

  • Performs other job-related duties as assigned

Required Qualifications

  • High School Grad / GED

  • Experience: 4+ years

  • Valid Driver's License (NON-CDL)

Preferred Qualifications

  • Associate's Degree

  • Commercial Drivers License

Employee Group: Non Exempt

Employee Type: Full Time

Job Category: Technicians - Wind/HV/Solar

Organization: NextEra Operating Srvs

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.

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