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NextEra Energy Solar Field Technician I - Syracuse, New York in Clifton Park, New York

Solar Field Technician I - Syracuse, New York

Date:Oct 2, 2020

Primary Location:Clifton Park, NY, US, 12065

Company:NextEra Energy Requisition ID: 46824

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

Position Specific Description

This position will be based out of Syracuse, New York and will support the Distributed Generation Solar & Battery Storage assets within the state of New York

This position sits within the Power Generation Division which is responsible for all of NextEra Energy's non-nuclear generation operations, exceeding 40,000 megawatts (MW) of installed capacity. This individual will perform the maintenance, electrical & mechanical team for the day to day operations of the Distributed Generation Solar & Battery Storage portfolio in New York. Extensive travel will be required.

  • High Voltage electrical experience is highly preferred
  • Grounding and switching experience preferred Job Overview

Employees in this role are responsible for the operation and maintenance of solar collection assemblies on multiple solar power plants to achieve safe, efficient, and environmentally sound plant operations. Successful candidates apply a working knowledge of troubleshooting electrical components and equipment to include the use of digital multi-meters, meggers, and amp clamps. Job Duties & Responsibilities

Under general supervision:

  • Maintains all tools, shops, vehicles, and work locations in a safe and efficient condition
  • Provides inspection of watch, electrical, mechanical, and electronic troubleshooting for a solar field and pipeline
  • Performs daily inspection for fluid system breaches, mechanical component breakage or misalignment, and electrical component failures preventing a collector or groups of collectors from tracking
  • Performs other job-related duties as assigned

Required Qualifications

  • High School Grad / GED
  • Experience: 2+ years
  • Valid Driver's License (NON CDL)

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree

Employee Group: Non Exempt Employee Type: Full Time Job Category: Technicians - Wind/HV/Solar Organization: NextEra Operating Srvs Location: Clifton Park, New York Other Work Locations: New York Relocation Provided: No

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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