NextEra Energy Fleet Diesel Mechanic in Palmetto, Florida

Fleet Diesel Mechanic

Date:Feb 8, 2019

Primary Location:Palmetto, FL, US, 34221

Company:NextEra Energy Requisition ID: 32227

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Position Specific Description We’ve been ‘Changing the Current’ and transforming our business for the better. Our team is the best in the industry and along with the investments we’ve made in our infrastructure, we have realized remarkable achievements. By 2020, we have the opportunity to build the smartest and strongest infrastructure, going above and beyond to improve our customers’ lives. Together, we will make a difference and build powerful connections every day.

In this role you will be supporting our Fleet services team for Florida Power and Light. The selected candidate for this role will be located at the Whitfield Fleet Services, 1253 12th Avenue East, Palmetto, FL 34221. Crane certification is preferred but not required. At least three (3) ASE Medium/Heavy Truck Certification is stronly preferred. The successful candidate need to have the ability to obtain a CDL Class “A” with “N” Endorsement license within 6 months of hire.

Job Overview Employees in this role provide safe and reliable vehicles and equipment to all customer segments while maintaining a technical focus for solutions to complex problems including but not limited to electrical, mechanical, fluid powering or hybrid applications. At times this position will assist in monitoring and assessing performance of other technicians and groups to make improvements or take corrective actions. Employees in this job follow processes and procedures to achieve desired results while utilizing interdependence/collaboration with work group to ensure maximum potentials.

Job Duties & Responsibilities

Under general supervision: • Communicates and demonstrates safe working practices • Analyzes faults or malfunctions to determine required repairs using engine diagnostic equipment such as computerized test equipment and calibration devices • Performs maintenance and repairs to vehicles and equipment • Understands operating manuals, blueprints and technical drawings • Examines parts for damage or excessive wear using micrometers and gauges • Orders general use parts through the internet and ensures all parts are correctly charged out in FA system • Communicates indirectly with vendors to test products and technical services • Communicates with customers on vehicle and equipment status • Ability to meet attendance and storm duty requirements • Performs other job-related duties as assigned Required Qualifications

  • High School Grad / GED
  • Experience: 3+ years
  • ASE Certification Preferred Qualifications

  • Commercial Driver's License

  • FS Fluid Power Mobil Hydraulic Mech Cert
  • Associate's Degree

Employee Group: Non Exempt Employee Type: Full Time Job Category: Technicians Organization: Florida Power & Light Company Location: Palmetto, Florida Other Work Locations: Florida Relocation Provided: No

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