NextEra Energy Journeyman Lineman in West Palm Beach, Florida
Date:Nov 8, 2019
Primary Location:West Palm Beach, FL, US, 33401
Company:NextEra Energy Requisition ID: 36881
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Position Specific Description Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) is seeking certified Journeymen Linemen to join our growing team in the Sunshine State! Help keep our communities running and the lights on for our nearly 5 million customers by joining our safe, positive team of skilled line workers. We offer competitive pay and benefits, a signing bonus and a relocation package! Ambitious employees will have opportunities for career growth and development.
Qualified candidates must provide verifiable documentation, pass a technical phone interview and participate in a physical assessment. Positions may be based at any location throughout FPL's service territory in the state of Florida.
This year, our parent company, NextEra Energy, Inc. was named on Fortune’s 2019 list of the “World’s Most Admired Companies“ being ranked No. 1 in the electric and gas utilities industry for the 12th time in 13 years.
If you are looking to enhance your career with the world’s largest utility company, where your skills are highly valued and your safety is of upmost importance, FPL is for you. Please apply now for immediate consideration.
Line Specialists will be expected to safely perform all associated tasks with the construction, maintenance and restoration of all overhead and underground facilities (excluding vaults, manholes, and hot compounds). They must be able to troubleshoot and repair all distribution and transmission circuits and equipment and prepare all associated paperwork. They will be responsible for making sure that all jobs assigned are worked in accordance with company design standards and work methods. May be required to work extended hours in inclement weather, may be required to travel throughout the system in cases of emergencies and storms, to restore the system. Line Specialists may work alone, on a crew, or to supervise a lower classification such as a ground worker, apprentice, or helper without direct supervision of a higher level classification. Line Specialists may choose to work in either our Transmission or Distribution Units and may utilize our internal job posting system to move between the Units/Work Location. Line Specialists are expected to have the flexibility to work any shift at their assigned work location. Required Qualifications
- Minimum of two (2) years of verifiable work experience as a Journeyman Class 1 or A level craft worker
- Commercial Driver's License, Class A or ability to obtain within six (6) months of employment
- Climbing skills
- Completion of the FPL apprentice program or another accredited apprenticeship program
- Able to work in direct sunlight or at night
- Physically able to perform all assigned tasks
Proficient with live line maintenance (gloving) up to twenty three (23) KV and the use of hot sticks (change to 2 words) for all voltages Bucket Truck Rescue Certification Pole Top Rescue Certification Tower Rescue Certification
Employee Group: Bargaining Unit Employee Type: Full Time Job Category: Power Systems Bargaining Unit Organization: Florida Power & Light Company Location: West Palm Beach, Florida Other Work Locations: Florida Relocation Provided: Yes, if applicable
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