NextEra Energy Technical Intern - Gray County/Ensign Wind in Montezuma, Kansas

Technical Intern - Gray County/Ensign Wind

Date:May 4, 2018

Primary Location:Montezuma, KS, US, 67867

Company:NextEra Energy Requisition ID: 24158

is one of the largest wholesale generators of electric power and renewable energy from the wind and sun in North America.

Position Specific Description You will work outdoors in inclement weather, climb ladders without assistance, and work at heights greater than 100 feet from the ground surface.

Individuals living arrangements, transportation arrangements, and associated costs are the sole responsibility of the intern.

Job Overview This job is a summer position offering experience with career-related activities encountered in a student's area of specialization. This position will provide mentoring and practical hands-on experience to assist the intern with achieving deliverables related to the wind generation industry. To be considered for this position the applicant must be actively enrolled full-time in a two-year electrical, mechanical, technical, or wind degree (or equivalent) program at a college with a minimum GPA of 3.00.

Job Duties & Responsibilities Under direct supervision:

  • Performs maintenance and repair activities on wind turbine generators and/or their components
  • Performs electronic and mechanical troubleshooting activities as required
  • Attends regular safety meetings and follows appropriate company safety and environmental policies
  • Performs other job-related duties as assigned Required Qualifications

  • High School Grad / GED

  • Experience: 0+years
  • Valid Driver’s License (NON CDL) Preferred Qualifications

  • None

Employee Group: Non Exempt Employee Type: Intern Job Category: Intern Organization: NextEra Operating Srvs Location: Montezuma, Kansas Other Work Locations: Kansas 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.

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