NextEra Energy Wind Technician I - Various Locations in Multiple Locations, United States
Wind Technician I - Various Locations
Date: Sep 23, 2021
Primary Location: Multiple Locations, US, 999999
Company: NextEra Energy
Requisition ID: 55379
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 available in multiple locations: California, Colorado, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Nebraska, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Texas, Washington, and Wyoming.
Join the world’s leading generator of wind energy as a Wind Technician at NextEra Energy. As a Wind Technician I with 2+year of experience 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. Additional duties may include:
Implementing Operation Safety Policy Instructions, conducting field work in compliance with OSHA (Occupational Safety and Health Administration) applicable regulations, encourage good employee safety practices, and drive an unparalleled employee safety culture
Participating in Business Lean Six Sigma processes and projects
Recruiting and developing other technicians for the ongoing development of team
Supporting site manager for all phases of timely safety and environmental reporting, financial reporting, and turbine availability
Collaborating closely with internal NextEra users to develop and implement operation focused feedback and solutions for planned and unplanned maintenance, improvement projects, development, and financial performance
Presenting a positive professional representation of NextEra Energy in the community and with the customer
We offer competitive pay, bonus, benefits (including 401k & pension) and career development and advancement opportunities. Relocation benefits may also be available.
We look forward to reviewing your application and are very excited at the prospect of you joining our high-performance team!
Employees in this role perform maintenance, troubleshooting, and repairs on wind turbines and other associated equipment. Individuals understand the mechanics, including both electrical and maintenance of hydraulics, of all wind turbine components. This position replaces mechanical and electrical components, understands schematics and uses appropriate diagnostic tools. The successful candidate will interpret fault reports, maintain power generation reports, service logs in the computer database, and monitor turbine performance and SCADA systems.
Job Duties & Responsibilities
Under general supervision:
Performs regular preventative maintenance and repair on wind turbine power generation equipment
Completes electrical, electronic, and mechanical troubleshooting
Maintains all company supplied equipment, facilities, and tooling
Applies advanced understanding of the technical and process functions as well as a basic understanding of Quality Improvement (QI) processes
Provides oversight to other personnel and acts as a Safety Mentor
Demonstrates mastery of process and technical skills and problem solving expertise by way of board review
Ability to meet attendance requirements
Performs other job-related duties as assigned
High School Grad / GED
Experience: 2+ years
Ability to climb freestanding wind turbine towers
Post-Offer Functional Capacity Eval
Valid Driver's License (NON CDL)
- Bachelor's Degree
Employee Group: Non Exempt
Employee Type: Full Time
Job Category: Technicians - Wind/HV/Solar
Organization: NextEra Operating Srvs
Location: Multiple Locations, Multiple Locations
Other Work Locations: Texas; California; Colorado; Illinois; Iowa; Kansas; Nebraska; New Mexico; North Dakota; Oklahoma; Washington; Wyoming
Relocation Provided: Yes, if applicable
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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