Company: NextEra
Skills: Chemist
Experience: 8 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Florida City, Florida, United States


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Position Specific Description

This position manages the inventory and supply of the Chemistry Department. In this role you will work with the Integrated Supply Chain (ISC) to order and maintain Chemistry materials, manage existing Chemistry contracts as well as establish new contracts when needed. This role works with Site Access to support Chemistry Vendors, performs periodic self-assessments of Chemistry processes, manages the Chemistry Corrective Action Program (CAPCO) and manages the Chemistry Work Order program. The listed job scope is not all inclusive or limiting and can be subject to change depending on plant demand. Proficiency needed using NAMS, CisPro, P6, and Electronic Work Packaging (EWP) software.

Job Overview

This job performs chemistry/radiochemistry work requiring application of sound and diversified knowledge of chemistry techniques, procedures, and principles and criteria. Employees in this role apply advanced technical expertise to projects and problems to develop and refine new approaches to Chemistry programs and systems. Individuals use advanced techniques, theory development, concepts and practices to solve complex problems.

Job Duties & Responsibilities

  • Ensures plant chemistry/radiochemistry operations are within prescribed regulatory and operating limits
  • Preserves plant system and equipment reliability by performance analysis, projects, procedure development, revision and review, performance improvement, and corrective action
  • Monitors water treatment (reactor and auxiliary systems), make-up water, chemical and waste treatment systems and any other plant systems/ components requiring chemistry monitoring and support
  • Coordinates and direct the planning, development, and implementation of a variety of chemistry projects
  • Conducts the analysis of technical data to monitor plant/system chemistry indicators, identify requirements, problems and solutions
  • Prepares studies and plans for projects having direct effect on Operations and Maintenance, capital expenses and plant equipment
  • Supports plant and personnel safety, human performance, performance improvement, quality assurance and corrective action programs in day-to-day activities
  • Provides technical direction if necessary to less experienced chemistry personnel and functions as project lead
  • Performs other job-related duties as assigned


Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Experience: 8+ years


Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor's - Sciences
  • Master's Degree
  • Nuclear Experience: 3+ years


Special Requirements

Nuclear Specific Requirements:
  • Bachelor's in Chemistry or equivalent education
  • Experience in chemistry and radiochemistry in the nuclear industry, additional technical training in chemistry and demonstrated leadership ability may be considered equivalent to the degree requirement
  • Chemistry experience: 8+ years of chemistry experience including at least 1+ years of radiochemistry experience


Nuclear Specific Preferences:
  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Chemistry
  • Nuclear chemistry experience: 3+ years


Employee Group: Exempt
Employee Type:Full Time
Job Category: Environmental/Chemistry/Rad Protection
Organization: Florida Power & Light Company
Location: Florida City, 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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