Company: NextEra
Skills: Process Management, Maintenance Manager, Maintenance Technician
Experience: 2 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Grimes, Iowa, United States

NextEra Energy Resources is one of the largest wholesale generators of electric power and renewable energy from the wind and sun in North America.

Position Specific Description

Based out of our Iowa Training Facility, employees in this role perform troubleshooting training in the field. Will provide hands-on troubleshooting skillswith sitetechnicians including up-tower. Individuals understand the mechanics, including both electrical and maintenance of hydraulics, of all wind turbine components. Individuals use PGD processes, understands schematics and uses appropriate diagnostic tools. The successful candidate will interpret fault reports, and document all findings. This position will require travel (up to 50%) within the US to support our renewable fleet.

Job Overview

Employees in this role direct a team of production and maintenance technicians and contractors in plant maintenance activities. Individuals in this position lead internal and external resources to Deliver Certainty, executing plant maintenance to achieve short and long term site goals and objectives in safety, environmental, compliance, reliability, availability and cost management.

Job Duties & Responsibilities

• Focuses on optimizing site maintenance
• Develops technicians' skills and knowledge
• Standardizes processes, procedures, and techniques to ensure repeatability
• Applies leadership skills for internal employee development and performance management
• Performs other job-related duties as assigned

Required Qualifications

• Process Management Concepts
• Quality Tools and Techniques
• Effective Written Communications
• Effective Verbal Communications
• High School Grad / GED
• Safety Policy and Practice
• Bachelor's or Equivalent Experience
• Experience:2+ years
• Supervisor/Management Experience:0+ years

Preferred Qualifications

• None

Employee Group: Exempt
Employee Type:Full Time
Job Category: Maintenance/Construction
Organization: NextEra Project Mgmt
Location: Grimes, Iowa
Other Work Locations: Iowa
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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Nearest Major Market: Des Moines
Job Segment: Wind Energy, Energy