NextEra Energy Principal Wind Technician-Story County in Zearing, Iowa
Principal Wind Technician-Story County
Date: Jul 20, 2021
Primary Location: Zearing, IA, US, 50278
Company: NextEra Energy
Requisition ID: 54699
is one of the largest wholesale generators of electric power and renewable energy from the wind and sun in North America.
Position Specific Description
Employees in this role are expected to perform maintenance, repair and troubleshooting on advanced technology wind turbine generators, including associated equipment. Individuals are required to extensive knowledge and experience with the latest OEM technologies. The employee must understand schematics, wiring diagrams and use of procedures and or OEM manuals for reference with the ability to use appropriate diagnostic tools. The successful candidate will interpret fault reports, maintain power generation reports, service logs in the computer database, and monitor turbine performance and SCADA systems. You will also mentor and train new employees in the field.
Employees in this role perform advanced maintenance, troubleshooting, and repairs on wind turbines and other associated equipment. Individuals understand the mechanics, including both electrical and maintenance of hydraulics, of all wind turbine components. This position replaces mechanical and electrical components, understands schematics and uses appropriate diagnostic tools. The successful candidate will interpret fault reports, maintain power generation reports, service logs in the computer database, and monitor turbine performance and SCADA systems.
Job Duties & Responsibilities
Performs regular preventative maintenance and repair on wind turbine power generation equipment
Completes advanced electrical, electronic, and mechanical troubleshooting
Maintains all company supplied equipment, facilities, and tooling
Applies advanced understanding of the technical and process functions including leadership competencies
Serves as qualified reliever in the absence of site management
Leads teams in Quality Improvement (QI) projects
Provides oversight to other personnel and acts as a Safety Mentor
Completes special projects or complex task assignments
Ability to meet attendance requirements
Performs other job-related duties as assigned
High School Grad / GED
Experience: 5+ years
Six Sigma Yellow Belt Certified
Post-Offer Functional Capacity Eval
- Bachelor's Degree
Employee Group: Non Exempt
Employee Type: Full Time
Job Category: Technicians - Wind/HV/Solar
Organization: NextEra Operating Srvs
Location: Zearing, Iowa
Other Work Locations: Iowa
Relocation Provided: Yes, if applicable
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