NextEra Energy Principal Engineer in Juno Beach, Florida
Date:Jan 5, 2019
Primary Location:Juno Beach, FL, US, 33408
Company:NextEra Energy Requisition ID: 28768
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 Resources’ Engineering and Construction (E&C) division is seeking a Senior Project Engineer supporting wind farm design and construction. In this position, you will be responsible for managing 3rd party contractor teams to develop engineering designs for both green-field wind projects and wind repowering’s. Project engineering responsibilities span from initial concept definition to construction and final commissioning and require continuous coordination with diverse project stakeholders such as environmental, procurement, transmission services, and project managers for both early stage and construction. A successful candidate will have experience applying value engineering to balance reliability, cost, and performance for complex systems, along with thorough knowledge of the various applicable engineering disciplines including electrical, structural, civil, and materials. A successful candidate will have outstanding verbal and written communications skills, along with a record of coordinating project stakeholders and mobilizing teams of engineers to achieve business objectives. A preferred candidate will have experience successfully managing schedules and budgets for major capital projects.
We Prefer the ideal candidate have:
- Bachelor’s – Electrical Engineering
- Experience: 7+ years in wind farm development
- Experience in Power Systems analysis
- High level knowledge in corporate finance
- High level knowledge in contract negotiations
Job Overview Employees in this role make decisions and recommendations having significant impact on extensive engineering and related activities for the company. This position negotiates critical and controversial issues with top level engineers and officers of other organizations and companies.
Job Duties & Responsibilities
- Demonstrates a high degree of creativity, foresight, and mature judgment in planning, organizing, and guiding extensive engineering programs and activities
- Manages one or more programs of complex diversity and scope which are of critical importance to overall company objectives
- Acts as a subject matter expert
Performs other job-related duties as assigned Required Qualifications
Bachelor’s - Engineering
Experience: 7+ years Preferred Qualifications
Employee Group: Exempt Employee Type: Full Time Job Category: Engineering Organization: NextEra Energy Resources, LLC Location: Juno Beach, Florida Other Work Locations: Florida Relocation Provided: Yes, if applicable
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