Sr Wind Technician - Cedar Springs: Douglas, WY - #9820784

NextEra


Date: 2 weeks ago
City: Douglas, WY
Contract type: Full time
NextEra Energy Resources is the world's largest generator of renewable energy from the wind and sun, and a world leader in battery storage. We provide energy-related products and services that grow our economy, protect the environment, support our communities and help customers meet their energy needs. Are you interested in creating a cleaner environment for future generations
• Join our world-class, innovative team today.

Position Specific Description

Join the world's leading generator of wind energy as a Wind Technician at NextEra Energy. As a Wind Technician, you will be the critical front line to ensure the safe and optimal performance of all wind farm operations. You will primarily focus on the safe execution of field-based equipment maintenance, and diagnostics, as well as long-term reliability and profitability. Additional duties may include:

  • Implementing Operation Safety Policy Instructions, conducting fieldwork in compliance with OSHA (Occupational Safety and Health Administration) applicable regulations, encouraging good employee safety practices, and driving an unparalleled employee safety culture
  • Participating in Business Lean Six Sigma processes and projects
  • Recruiting and developing other technicians for the ongoing development of the team
  • Supporting site manager for all phases of timely safety and environmental reporting, financial reporting, and turbine availability
  • Collaborating closely with internal NextEra users to develop and implement operation-focused feedback and solutions for planned and unplanned maintenance, improvement projects, development, and financial performance
  • Presenting a positive professional representation of NextEra Energy in the community and with the customer

We offer competitive pay, bonus, benefits (including 401k & pension), and career development and advancement opportunities. Relocation benefits may also be available.

We look forward to reviewing your application and are very excited at the prospect of you joining our high-performance team!

Job Overview

Employees in this role perform maintenance, troubleshooting, and repairs on wind turbines and other associated equipment. Individuals understand the mechanics, including both electrical and maintenance of hydraulics, of all wind turbine components. This position replaces mechanical and electrical components, understands schematics and uses appropriate diagnostic tools. The successful candidate will interpret fault reports, maintain power generation reports, service logs in the computer database, and monitor turbine performance and SCADA systems.

Job Duties & Responsibilities

Under limited supervision:

  • Performs regular preventative maintenance and repair on wind turbine power generation equipment
  • Completes electrical, electronic, and mechanical troubleshooting
  • Maintains all company supplied equipment, facilities, and tooling
  • Applies advanced understanding of the technical and process functions including leadership competencies
  • Serves as qualified reliever in the absence of site management
  • Leads teams in Quality Improvement (QI) projects
  • Provides oversight to other personnel and acts as a Safety Mentor
  • Completes special projects or complex task assignments
  • Ability to meet attendance requirements
  • Performs other job-related duties as assigned

Required Qualifications
  • High School Grad / GED
  • Experience: 5+ years
  • Post-Offer Functional Capacity Eval
  • Valid Driver's License (NON CDL)
  • Ability to climb a wind turbine up to 300 feet

Preferred Qualifications
  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Six Sigma Yellow Belt Certified

Employee Group: Non Exempt
Employee Type: Full Time
Job Category: Technicians - Wind/HV/Solar
Organization: NextEra Energy Operating Services, LLC
Relocation Provided: Yes, if applicable

NextEra Energy is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, age, national origin, religion, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetics, disability, protected veteran status or any other basis prohibited by law. We are committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace.

NextEra Energy provides reasonable accommodation in its application and selection process for qualified individuals, including accommodations related to compliance with conditional job offer requirements, consistent with federal, state, and local laws. Supporting medical or religious documentation will be required where applicable and permitted by applicable law. To request a reasonable accommodation, please send an e-mail to ***************@nexteraenergy.com, providing your name, telephone number and the best time for us to reach you. Alternatively, you may call 1-844-694-4748. Please do not use this line to inquire about your application status.

NextEra Energy will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor's legal duty to furnish information.

NextEra Energy does not accept any unsolicited resumes or referrals from any third-party recruiting firms or agencies. Please see our policy for more information.

Nearest Major Market: Wyoming
Nearest Secondary Market: Casper
Job Segment: Wind Energy, Energy

How to apply

To apply for this job you need to authorize on our website. If you don't have an account yet, please register.

Similar jobs

Travel Nurse RN - ED - Emergency Department - $1,993 per week

AHS Staffing, Douglas, WY
5 months ago
AHS Staffing is seeking a travel nurse RN ED - Emergency Department for a travel nursing job in Douglas, Wyoming.Job Description & RequirementsSpecialty: ED - Emergency DepartmentDiscipline: RNStart Date: 11/13/2023Duration: 13 weeks36 hours per weekShift: 12 hours, daysEmployment Type: TravelAHS Staffing Job ID #1592410. Pay package is based on 12 hour shifts and 36 hours per week (subject to confirmation)...

Physical Therapy | Physical Therapist

myPTsolutions, Douglas, WY
5 months ago
We are assisting our client who is seeking a physical therapist for a full time position in an outpatient rehab clinic. This could be the perfect career opportunity for a new PT school grad looking for mentorship, or an experienced physical therapist. New grad starting salary $65000 per year. Our client is PT-owned and operated. This outpatient job is treating...

Travel Nurse RN - ED - Emergency Department - $1,981 per week

Nightingale Nurses, Douglas, WY
5 months ago
Nightingale Nurses is seeking a travel nurse RN ED - Emergency Department for a travel nursing job in Douglas, Wyoming.Job Description & RequirementsSpecialty: ED - Emergency DepartmentDiscipline: RNStart Date: 11/13/2023Duration: 13 weeks36 hours per weekShift: 12 hoursEmployment Type: TravelAbout Nightingale Nursesthe first name in travel nursingYou may not realize it, but as an RN with real world hospital experience, you...