Lead Project Estimator

Posted 4 weeks ago by NextEra Energy
Jupiter, FL
Application ends: December 29, 2022
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Job Description

**Lead Project Estimator**

**Date:** Nov 9, 2022

**Location(s):** Jupiter, FL, US, 33478

**Company:** NextEra Energy

**Requisition ID:** 67751

is America’s largest electric company, providing clean, affordable, and reliable electricity to more than 12 million people in Florida. We operate one of the cleanest power generation fleets in the U.S. and our reliability is among the best in the nation. Our goal is to achieve Real Zero carbon emissions from our operations by 2045 by expanding our solar capacity, increasing battery storage and bringing new renewable energy opportunities to Florida, while improving customer affordability and reliability. Are you interested in becoming a game-changer in the energy industry? Join our world-class team today!

**Position Specific Description**

This position will be based at our Jupiter West office in Jupiter, Florida. Previous experience in large, complex estimating projects within operating in nuclear facilities preferred.

**Job Overview**

This position develops, quantifies, costs, and provides a complete capital expenditure (CapEx) model for evaluating projects. Employees in this role provide technical guidance, estimating knowledge, market pricing, and staffing considerations during the estimating process.

**Job Duties & Responsibilities**

• Prepares capital cost estimates

• Reviews designs and specifications for cost effectiveness and suggests alternatives, when appropriate

• Coordinates with other departments, ensuring understanding of project objectives and efficient utilization of resources

• Reviews layouts, designs and specifications for cost effectiveness and suggests alternatives, when appropriate

• Remains current with technology and industry evolution, assuring that capital estimates anticipate the correct market conditions

• Establishes, builds and implements metrics for cost and construction estimate checks

• Performs other job-related duties as assigned

**Required Qualifications**

• Bachelor’s or Equivalent Experience

• Experience: 6+ years

**Preferred Qualifications**

• None

**Employee Group:** Exempt

**Employee Type:** Full Time

**Job Category:** Finance, Accounting & Business Analytics

**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.**

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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