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NextEra Energy Fiber Construction Leader in Plantation, Florida

Fiber Construction Leader

Date:Feb 22, 2021

Primary Location:Plantation, FL, US, 33317

Company:NextEra Energy Requisition ID: 51104

Our reliability is one of the best in the nation, and we’re working to make it even better. We live here too. That’s why we’re committed to making Florida a better place. Join our team today

Position Specific Description In this role, you will support initial project implementation for fiber construction throughout the tri-county area based in Broward county. This role will primarily be field-based with responsibility for project management and construction crew oversight.

Key Requirements:

  • Knowledge of fiber restoration and field construction
  • Knowledge with turn up and isolation of troubles on Nokia fiber optic equipment
  • Contractor supervisor experience
  • Five (5) years experience with fiber and telecommunications field experience
  • Intermediate to Advanced proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite Job Overview

This role leads a team responsible for Transmission and Substation’s construction projects. Job Duties & Responsibilities

  • Ensures projects are completed safely, within required schedule, budget, and in compliance
  • Oversees implementation of technical, regulatory, environmental and corporate compliance
  • Maintains day-to-day site coordination requirements to integrate transmission and substation construction projects
  • Ensures contractor safety participation through attendance and review tailboards, field risk assessments and oversees observation reviews
  • Ensures timely resolution and constructability of field compliance issues and actively supports continuous improvement
  • Reviews all project bids and ensures all required project permits are in hand, prior to the commencement of the project
  • Maintains thorough review and processes all project invoices
  • Develops realistic action steps, timetables and resources estimates for projects
  • Meets attendance and storm duty requirements and has the ability to work extended hours
  • Performs other job-related duties as assigned

Required Qualifications

  • High School Grad / GED
  • Experience: 7+ years

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Bachelor’s - Engineering

Employee Group: Exempt Employee Type: Full Time Job Category: Maintenance/Construction Organization: Florida Power & Light Company Location: Plantation, 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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