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Position Specific Description
Fire Protection Program engineer is responsible for ownership of the Fleet Fire Protection Program supporting FPL/NextEra nuclear plants. Responsibilities include familiarity with Regulatory fire protection requirements, NFPA Codes and industry standards. Acts as Subject Matter Expert for Fire Protection program support, including application and compliance of federal, state and industry codes and standards. Performs review of engineering changes that impact the Fire Protection program, prepares Code and/or Regulatory compliance reviews, and maintains program documents. Work will include support of all FPL/NextEra nuclear sites, which requires periodic travel.
This job is responsible for performing engineering activities that support projects and operations across the nuclear business. Employees in this role apply broad nuclear plant engineering experience and principles to make decisions and recommendations. Individuals work with independence and have wide latitude to exercise judgment over technical solution development.
Job Duties & Responsibilities
- Performs highly complex engineering tasks that require knowledge and experience with nuclear industry standards and regulations
- Leads discussions in a group setting to resolve problems or coordinate design production
- Applies nuclear industry standards and regulations to solve new problems and address situations
- Serves as technical liaison within the nuclear business unit
- Performs other job-related duties as assigned
- Bachelor's – Engineering
- Experience: 7+ years
- Nuclear Experience: 4+ years
- Master's – Engineering
- Certified Professional Engineer (PE)
Nuclear Specific Requirements:
- Engineering or related experience: 7+ years
Employee Group: Exempt
Employee Type: Full Time
Job Category: Engineering
Organization: Florida Power & Light Company
Relocation Provided: Yes, if applicable
Where permitted by applicable law, NextEra Energy requires all employees and new hires to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 or be willing to receive the COVID-19 vaccination on or before the first day of employment.
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Nearest Major Market: Palm Beach
Nearest Secondary Market: Miami
Nuclear, Power Plant, Energy
- National Electrical Codes
- Problem Solving
- Professional Engineer
- Self Motivation
- Regulatory Compliance
- Nuclear Power