Nuclear Operations Unit Supervisor – License Class

Posted 3 weeks ago by NextEra Energy
Florida City, FL
Application ends: March 1, 2023
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Job Description

**Nuclear Operations Unit Supervisor – License Class**

**Date:** Dec 20, 2022

**Location(s):** Florida City, FL, US, 33035

**Company:** NextEra Energy

**Requisition ID:** 68101

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**

Florida Power & Light Co., a subsidiary of Nextera Energy Inc. is seeking Operations Unit Supervisors at their Turkey Point Nuclear Plant. This dual unit nuclear facility, located in the beautiful Florida City, FL, produces 100% carbon-free energy. These talented employees have outstanding leadership skills, superior coaching abilities, strong communication and excellent personnel performance management and development skills. They also have superior organizational planning and execution skills, and an excellent detail-oriented technical aptitude in electronic, hydraulic, and mechanical systems. Not to mention, they have the ability to balance personnel and plant needs.

The ideal Operation Unit Supervisor (Trainee) should have four (4) years of responsible power plant experience, of which a minimum of two (2) years shall be nuclear plant experience and have at least six (6) months of responsible site specific power plant experience prior to entering the training program. Alternately, candidates should have two (2+) or more years in a position equivalent to Reactor Control Operator at military reactor and qualified to manipulate or direct the manipulation of control rods (Propulsion Plant Watch Officer, Engineering Watch Supervisor, Reactor Operator, Engineering Officer of the Watch, Propulsion Plant Watch Supervisor).

The Operation Unit Supervisor (Trainee) must make satisfactory progress in preparation for passing the NRC SRO exam and program completion. Promotion to Operations Unit Supervisor is contingent upon recommendation from the Operations Director, based upon demonstrated competency in the position once licensed. An Operations Unit Supervisor is the first line supervisor in the Operations group at the site. If this sounds like an exciting career path, apply now!

**Job Overview**

This position requires participation in License Class, a preparatory program for the job of Operations Unit Supervisor. Employees in this role must successfully complete the entire program. The successful candidate develops leadership, management and technical skills to perform the supervisory job responsibilities. Individuals partake in several training programs including: the Senior Reactor Operator (SRO) training program, Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) SRO license exam, and the Control Room Supervisor Training program.

**Job Duties & Responsibilities**

+ Completes the site Senior Reactor Operator (SRO) License or Shift Technical Advisor (STA) training programs

+ Develops planning, organizing, and directing skills

+ Practices controlling shift operations

+ Develops up-to-date knowledge of plant operating conditions and limitations established by technical specifications and the plant operating license

+ Practices performing as an Operations Unit Supervisor and performs associated supervisory duties while training

+ Progresses in knowledge to pass the NRC SRO exam and program completion

+ Completes and passes any other training course, instruction, event, simulation and on-the-job performance expectation

+ Meets or exceeds site-specific ANSI standard requirements

+ Performs other job-related duties as assigned

**Required Qualifications**

+ High School Grad / GED

+ Experience: 4+ years

+ Nuclear Experience: 2+ years

**Preferred Qualifications**

+ Bachelor’s – Engineering

**Special Requirements**

Nuclear Specific Requirements:

+ ACAD 10-001 (Guidelines for initial Training and Qualification of Licensed Operators) apply to this position

+ Power plant experience: 4+ years

+ Nuclear plant experience: 2+ years

+ Site specific power plant experience prior to entering license class: 6+ months

+ Experience in a position equivalent to Reactor Control Operator at military reactor and qualified to manipulate or direct the manipulation of control rods (Propulsion Plant Watch Officer, Engineering Watch Supervisor, Reactor Operator, Engineering Officer of the Watch, Propulsion Plant Watch Supervisor): 2+ years

+ Technical experience in electronic, hydraulic, and mechanical systems

+ Condition of employment: successful completion of the SRO license class and attainment of NRC SRO license

Nuclear Specific Preferences:

+ Bachelor Engineering or a related discipline

**Employee Group:** Exempt

**Employee Type:** Full Time

**Job Category:** Operations

**Organization:** Florida Power & Light Company

**Relocation Provided:** Yes, if applicable

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