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Technical Specialist

  • Location: Juno Beach
  • Salary: US$1 - US$45 per hour per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Power & Renewables
  • Contact: Sarah Parsons
  • Duration: 12 months
  • Expiry Date: 03 December 2021
  • Job Ref: JN -102021-464776

We have an exciting opportunity for a Principal Technical Specialist to join a leading Renewables client!

This is a Part Time position that is slotted for 30 hours per week. Initial Contract term is 12 months.

Job Purpose:

  • This position makes decisions and recommendations having significant impact on engineering, design, environmental, and field operations.
  • Incumbent is recognized as a subject matter expert.
  • Acts as a technical liaison and provide training for engineering and operational personnel within their areas of expertise.
  • Responsible for one or more programs of such diversity and scope to be of importance to overall company objectives and reliability of the BES.
  • Responsible for selection of equipment and material for all Transmission & Substation projects with consideration to reliability, safety, lowest life cycle cost and performance.

Required Minimum Qualifications:

  • Associate degree in Engineering, Electrical, Technology or related field of study or equivalent work experience
  • 7+ years experience in a combination of the following areas:
    • Transmission & Substation engineering
    • Project management
  • Advanced ability with analysis and problem solving, integrity and compliance, process and project management and professional skills.
  • Competent ability with commercial, communications and leadership skills

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelors degree
  • Electrical, Engineering, Technology or related field of study
  • Professional Engineer Certification
  • Six Sigma Certification
  • Green Belt or higher

Primary (Essential) Job Functions (This list is not exhaustive and may be supplemented as necessary by the company.):

  • Engineering, Design, and Environmental
  • Reliability Plans, Event Response and Asset Management
  • Project, Procedure and Process Development
  • Estimating and Budgeting
  • Operational Support of all NextEra Energy Inc affiliates
  • NERC and Regulatory Compliance
  • Sarbanes-Oxley Compliance
  • Development and revision of equipment and material specifications
  • Personnel Administration (Coaching, mentoring, etc)
  • Ability to meet attendance and storm duty requirements
  • Ability to work extended hours

Our ideal candidate would be tech savvy and be able to effectively communicate with internal and external customers.

Responsibilities include:

  • Monitoring solar and EV assets in Data Acquisition Systems, working with sub-contractor to schedule corrective maintenance and track through completion
  • Track execution of preventive maintenance schedule
  • Maintain logs for events, site access instruction and contacts
  • Implement process improvements utilizing SharePoint, Excel and Access as needed -
  • Field requests from customers about site issues
  • Statistical analysis to identify trends in recurrent faults, root causes, etc.