Company: NextEra
Skills: Environmental Engineer, Construction Manager, Construction Superintendent
Experience: 3 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Miami, Florida, United States

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Position Specific Description

NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NEE) is a leading clean energy company headquartered in Juno Beach, Florida. NextEra Energy owns two electric companies in Florida: Florida Power & Light Company, which serves approximately 5 million customer accounts in Florida and is one of the largest rate-regulated electric utilities in the United States; and Gulf Power Company, which serves approximately 450,000 customers in eight counties throughout northwest Florida.

The Central Maintenance Department at Florida Power & Light Companyis seeking a Vegetation Specialist 1 to join their team in Miami.

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Job Overview

Employees in this role drive reliability improvements, increase customer experience and satisfaction, and certainty in work execution within established guidelines and budgets. Individuals ensure compliance with all local, state, and federal regulations.

Job Duties & Responsibilities

  • Schedules, coordinates, and inspects line clearing contractor activities for maintenance, restoration, outside requests and new construction activities
  • Prioritizes work to ensure most critical work is performed
  • Resolves customer complaints and inquires promptly
  • Evaluates and ensures vegetation management Right of Way (ROW) best practices
  • Ensures contractor compliance with purchase order and contracts
  • Coordinates daily field operations within vegetation management and operation departments
  • Conducts educational programs for internal and external customers
  • Creates and evaluates bids for line clearing, mowing and spray work
  • Performs other job-related duties as assigned


Required Qualifications





  • High School Grad / GED
  • Bachelor's or Equivalent Experience
  • Experience: 3+ years
  • Valid Driver's License (NON CDL)


Preferred Qualifications





  • Master's Degree
  • ISA Certified Arborist


Employee Group: Exempt
Employee Type:Full Time
Job Category: Environmental/Chemistry/Rad Protection
Organization: Florida Power & Light Company
Location: Miami, Florida
Other Work Locations: Florida
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.

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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: Miami
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