NextEra Energy

At NextEra Energy, we're committed to being an industry leader in environmental protection and stewardship. We're all stakeholders in the protection of the earth's environment. As an energy company, we recognize that protecting the environment is essential to the way we do business and critical to the value we deliver for our stakeholders.

Our Environmental Policy establishes our core environmental expectations and provides actionable guidance for all employees as we strive to foster a culture of environmental excellence and challenge ourselves to continuously improve. The policy is incorporated in our Code of Business Conduct & Ethics and Supplier Code of Conduct, which apply to our employees and suppliers, respectively. Everyone at NextEra Energy understands that protecting the environment is a collective responsibility.

NextEra Energy Jupiter, FL 33478, U.S.
Apr 16, 2018
Full time
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   Learn more   Position Specific Description Come join our Environmental Services team in expansion!  As part of the Environmental Permitting Team that supports the Power Delivery business unit, working under the direction and guidance of the Environmental Permitting Manager, this position handles a challenging assigned workload obtaining federal, state and local environmental permits for numerous Power Delivery projects each year including, but not limited to, maintenance and new construction of distribution and transmission lines, and expansion and construction of substations.   Accountabilities include, project management of assigned projects, management updates, supporting root cause analyses and data analytics assignments,  maintaining collaborative relationships with internal and external customers (engineers, construction, agencies, etc.), supporting efforts to streamline permitting processes (including leveraging technology), timely and accurate input to various databases, timely review and approval of invoices, supporting environmental due diligence, supporting environmental compliance during construction, and providing subject matter expert technical support for assigned environmental programs.  Your future is at your fingertips - click Apply now! Job Overview Employees in this job are responsible for providing expert environmental support for new and existing facilities including due diligence, permitting, regulatory compliance, regulatory interpretation and development, and interface with Federal, State, and Regional agencies. Job Duties & Responsibilities •   Supports the company's compliance with environmental requirements •   Performs comprehensive environmental due diligence reviews •   Assists with facility compliance audits •   Conducts environmental licensing and permitting activities •   Supports environmental aspects of company operations, such as, compliance, reporting, monitoring, remediation, and environmental permitting functions •   Monitors and analyzes environmental policies and regulations that affect the company and its customers •   Provides the necessary support to staff to resolve environmental matters •   Performs other job-related duties as assigned Required Qualifications •  Bachelor's Degree •  Experience: 5+ years Employee Group:    Exempt Employee Type:   Full Time Job Category:    Environmental/Chemistry/Rad Protection Organization:    Florida Power & Light Company (0001) Location:    Jupiter, 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. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
NextEra Energy Juno Beach, FL 33408, U.S.
Apr 16, 2018
Full time
NextEra Energy Resources   is one of the largest wholesale generators of electric power and renewable energy from the wind and sun in North America.  Position Specific Description We strengthen and engage our greatest assets - our employees!   This position is in the Environmental Licensing & Permitting Section of the Corporate Environmental Services Department supporting new development opportunities for NextEra Energy Resources and other NextEra Energy affiliates.  The preferred work location for this position is at the NextEra Energy headquarters in Juno Beach, Florida *. Applicant must have at least 5 years of relevant Project Management experience and have the ability to successfully lead, with limited direction, environmental permitting for new corporate development opportunities and acquisitions in power generation, energy storage and transmission projects.  Specific to this position will be an emphasis on permitting wind and solar energy projects in the Midwestern US. Primary responsibilities include obtaining all required federal, state and local environmental licenses, permits and approvals for development projects as well supporting other project activities such as siting and community outreach.  Applicant must have ability to support multiple projects with multifaceted environmental and regulatory issues and ability to assist in comprehensive environmental due diligence reviews for potential acquisitions.  The successful candidate must maintain current knowledge of pertinent national and state level environmental policies and regulations, have the ability to effectively interface with internal and external customers, subject matter experts, and other stakeholders, and be able to assist in resolving complex environmental matters.  He or she must help ensure compliance with federal, state and local environmental regulations, as well as company policies. Routine out of state travel will be required.   * For highly qualified candidates with extensive wind permitting in the Midwest, a remote Midwestern work location may be considered. Job Overview This job is responsible for obtaining approvals, licenses and permits for construction and operation of new and existing company facilities from federal, state, provincial, regional and local agencies. Employees in this job provide specialized environmental expertise and environmental technical support to ensure compliance with environmental laws, regulations and permits. Job Duties & Responsibilities •   Performs comprehensive environmental due diligence reviews, assists with facility compliance audits, and conducts environmental licensing and permitting activities   •   Supports environmental programs that provide specialized expertise to ensure cost effective environmental solutions that maximize operational flexibility, maximize environmental benefits for costs incurred, and contribute to improved system reliability and customer satisfaction   •   Translates regulations and permits into actionable construction compliance tasks   •   Obtains permit modifications for existing permits and obtains new permits for construction and maintenance activities   •   Provides guidance on alternatives to minimize environmental impacts   •   Identifies, tracks, and analyzes environmental construction compliance performance metrics   •   Reviews, monitors, and comments on emerging legislation and regulations that might have an impact on operations   •   Compiles input and data to develop company policy and comments and positions presented to regulators   •   Performs other job-related duties as assigned Required Qualifications •  High School Grad / GED •  Bachelor's Degree •  Experience:7+ years Employee Group:    Exempt Employee Type:   Full Time Job Category:    Environmental/Chemistry/Rad Protection Organization:     NextEra Energy Resources, LLC   Location:    Juno Beach, Florida  Other Work Locations:    Florida; Illinois; Indiana; Iowa; Kansas; Michigan; Missouri; Wisconsin  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. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com