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NextEra Energy Solar Site Manager - Albany, New York in Clifton Park, New York

Solar Site Manager - Albany, New York

Date:Oct 2, 2020

Primary Location:Clifton Park, NY, US, 12065

Company:NextEra Energy Requisition ID: 46823

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 Albany, 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 lead the maintenance, electrical & mechanical team for the day to day operations of the Distributed Generation Solar & Battery Storage portfolio in New York. This position will be responsible for over 250 MW by the end of 2021. Extensive travel will be required.

Job Overview

Employees in this role will manage all aspects of a solar site or multiple sites, including the overall safe and reliable operations and maintenance activities related to solar power production. Individuals are responsible for the procurement of materials and services, materials management, budget development, financial forecasting, and other administrative activities. Job Duties & Responsibilities

  • Executes all aspects of Operation and Maintenance Agreements, Site Operating Plan, and the Environmental, Health, and Safety Plan including specific scope of services for site
  • Ensures compliance with all regulatory and financing agreement requirements
  • Complies with all company and business unit processes and procedures and meets all annual performance indicators and metrics
  • Maintains integrity of site operating equipment at all times including preventive maintenance, equipment event reporting, root cause analysis of equipment failures, and corrective maintenance
  • Adheres to site critical operating parameters to Power Purchase Agreement(s) and Interconnection Agreement with no defaults
  • Ensures timely submission of all budget and financial forecasting requirements
  • Promotes use of quality tools and analytics
  • Performs other job-related duties as assigned

Required Qualifications

  • High School Grad / GED Experience: 5+ years
  • Supervisor/Management Experience: 5+ years

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Six Sigma Green Belt Certified

Employee Group: Exempt Employee Type: Full Time Job Category: Operations Organization: NextEra Operating Srvs Location: Clifton Park, New York Other Work Locations: New York Relocation Provided: Yes, if applicable

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