NextEra Energy Senior Wind Turbine Troubleshooting Support Technician in Juno Beach, Florida
Senior Wind Turbine Troubleshooting Support Technician
Date: Sep 30, 2021
Primary Location: Juno Beach, FL, US, 33408
Company: NextEra Energy
Requisition ID: 56312
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’s Power Generation Division is looking for a Senior Wind Turbine Troubleshooting Support Technician that provides real time technical support of NextEra’s wind sites across the US and Canada.
Executes all critical remote renewable operations support processes at an advanced level, including, but not limited to, troubleshooting equipment that is off-line and can be reset, remote troubleshooting support for field personnel, control parameter modifications, and remote configuration management of wind turbine controls. Ensures control room compliance with all relevant regulatory compliance requirements. Daily execution of procedures and interpretation of trends and drawings. Requires ability to learn and operate new and existing SCADA systems. Position follows a 12-hour rotating shift that requires candidate to work nights, weekends, and some holidays. Position also requires occasional overtime.
The Senior Wind Turbine Troubleshooting Support Technician provides expertise in the remote resetting of equipment and development of troubleshooting instructions to minimize downtime and support field investigations and repair.
Other responsibilities include but may not be limited to:
Work with engineering and technical services to understand root cause of turbine trips and collaborating on ways to eliminate trips
Develop tools and work processes that support the advanced troubleshooting and return to service from central location
Effectively communicates significant trends in equipment malfunctions to site and engineering personnel
Qualified Wind Technician with advanced experience using OEM tools for wind turbine technologies
Capable of working independently with high degree of efficiency in troubleshooting wind turbines remotely
Minimum 3 years’ experience of field troubleshooting and repairing multiple manufacturer’s wind turbine models
GE ToolBoxST or Siemens Handheld Controller Experience
Expert knowledge or familiarity with one or more of the following SCADA Systems:
GE Visupro, GE WindSCADA Suite, GE ToolBoxST, Siemens WPS Suite, Fenway, Siemens-Gamesa
Ability to solve and communicate complex concepts in a way that is simple and easy to understand to a general engineering/management audience
Proficient in MS Office Suite; Maximo; OSI PI Historian
Bachelor's Degree in Engineering; Associate’s Degree in related field with some relevant experience
Employees in this senior-level role support the Renewable Operations Control Center (ROCC), which serves as the monitoring and operations center of NextEra Energy Resource's wind, photovoltaic (PV) solar, and battery energy storage fleet. This position executes all critical ROCC Operations processes, including, but not limited to, plant Start-Up/Shutdown (Curtailment), Daily Work Management (troubleshooting and outage restoration), and Energy Market Communications.
Job Duties & Responsibilities
Under limited supervision:
Ensures control room compliance with all relevant regulatory compliance requirements
Executes procedures and interprets trends and drawings daily
Requires ability to learn and operate new and existing systems
Communicates major events such as unit outages, environmental events, security events, and others to external entities, executive management, and key support groups effectively
Follows a 12-hour rotating shift that requires employees to work nights, weekends, and some holidays, as well as occasional overtime
Meets attendance and storm duty requirements
Performs other job-related duties as assigned
High School Grad / GED
Associate’s or Equivalent Experience
Experience: 2+ years
- Bachelor’s - Engineering
Employee Group: Non Exempt
Employee Type: Full Time
Job Category: Operations
Organization: NextEra Energy Resources, LLC
Location: Juno Beach, Florida
Other Work Locations: Florida
Relocation Provided: Yes, if applicable
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