NextEra Energy Wind Technician III - Green Power Wind in Palm Springs, California
Wind Technician III - Green Power Wind
Date:Aug 10, 2018
Primary Location:Palm Springs, CA, US, 92263
Company:NextEra Energy Requisition ID: 27126
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 ranked No. 1 among electric and gas utility companies in Fortune® magazine's "World's Most Admired Companies®." Join a team that’s among the very best…at NextEra Energy Resources.
Job Overview 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 direct 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 basic understanding of the technical and process functions
- Manages own training schedules and meets all training requirements within designated time frames
- Able to meet attendance requirements
Performs other job-related duties as assigned Required Qualifications
High School Grad / GED
- Experience: 0+ years
Valid Driver's License (NON CDL) Preferred Qualifications
Employee Group: Non Exempt Employee Type: Full Time Job Category: Technicians - Wind/HV/Solar Organization: NextEra Operating Srvs Location: Palm Springs, California Other Work Locations: California Relocation Provided: No
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Nearest Major Market:Palm Springs Nearest Secondary Market:Los Angeles Job Segment:Gas, Gas Technician, Wind Energy, Energy