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NextEra Energy Wind Site Manager - Mount Copper Wind in Murdochville, Quebec

Wind Site Manager - Mount Copper Wind

Date: Jul 10, 2021

Primary Location: Murdochville, QC, CA, G0E 1W0

Company: NextEra Energy

Requisition ID: 51135

stands out as a leader in producing electricity from clean and renewable resources and is among the Canada's most disciplined competitive power generators.

Position Specific Description

The Wind Site Manager for the Mount Copper Wind Farm in Murdochville, Quebec will direct all wind farm operations for maintenance and repair. You will focus on performance and profitability within the framework of the operating plan. In this role, you will develop strategy for improved maintenance, diagnostic and operation to provide additional customer value and reduce cost of service.

Direct all Wind farm operations at the site for maintenance and repair, focusing on performance and profitability and within the framework of the operating plan

Develop strategy for improved maintenance diagnostic and operation to provide additional customer value and reduce cost of service

Direct the performance of Wind Field Operation within assigned contractual scope of responsibilities to customers

Present a positive professional face of NextEra Energy in the community and with the customer

Recruit, develop, retain and manage personnel resources at sites driving professional standards and matrix development of personnel

Demonstrate responsibility for all phases of timely financial reporting, elimination of contractual liquid damages, and availability of turbines

Integrate the operations perspective into all job proposal initiatives with the elimination of liquid damages and new revenue streams

Work closely with internal NextEra users to develop and implement operation focused feedback for configuration, planned and unplanned maintenance, and financials

Implement Operation Safety Policy Instructions, conduct field work in compliance with OSHA (Occupational Safety and Health Administration) applicable regulations, and encourage good employee safety practices

Participate and Lead Business Lean Six Sigma process

Qualifications/Requirements :

Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university (OR a High School Diploma/GED with a minimum of 6 years of experience in a field services role)

Minimum of 5 years of experience in a field services leadership role, preferably with wind turbines or rotating equipment

Must be proficient in verbal and written French and English

Must be eligible to work in Canada and must possess a valid passport with no restrictions for travel to the US.

Ability and willingness to possess and maintain a valid driver's license and willingness to submit to a check of driving record

Ability to work effectively in a matrix environment and within all levels of the organization

Executive presentation skills

Six Sigma Green Belt certification or equivalent quality certification

Knowledge of network infrastructure, communication protocols, and web technology

Proven record of P&L (Profit & Loss) responsibilities and direct report experience of a minimum of 5 employees

Strong analytical capabilities and ability to thrive in cross functional and team environments

Job Overview

Leaders in this job oversee the Operations and Maintenance activities for a wind energy project. Individuals are responsible for the overall safe and reliable operation of the wind sites.

Job Duties & Responsibilities

  • Ensures compliance to all Power Generation Division (PGD) operational model processes

  • Leads by example and emulates the PGD shared values

  • Develops cost-effective operations and maintenance programs

  • Interfaces with land owners, utilities, regulatory agencies, and local government and community representatives

  • Monitors and controls plant budget

  • Ensures that contractual obligations are met

  • Performs other job-related duties as assigned

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor's or Equivalent Experience

  • High School Grad / GED

  • Supervisor/Management Experience: 5+ years

  • Experience: 5+ years

Preferred Qualifications

  • None

Employee Group: Exempt

Employee Type: Full Time

Job Category: Operations

Organization: NextEra Energy Canadian Op Srv

Location: Murdochville, Quebec

Other Work Locations: Quebec

Relocation Provided: Yes, if applicable

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