Power Recruitment Solutions and Engineering Jobs in Orlando and Florida
Our Orlando office provides staff to the USA’s largest power plant, grid and outage projects
NES Fircroft has had an office in Orlando since 2001. We have over 20 years of experience supporting some of the biggest power projects in the country.
Orlando Recruitment Expertise
Our Orlando office serves as our Power hub for the entire Americas region. Our specialty is providing technical engineering expertise for organizations involved in a diverse range of plant technologies for the engineering, construction, commissioning & start up, and operations & maintenance of power generation and hydrocarbon facilities spaces, ranging from Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) and EPC contractors to third party service organizations.
With NES Fircroft, you will have a simplified contingent labor management program and realize the benefits of an optimized supply chain.
Our discipline-specific recruiters support businesses by finding qualified staff at short notice to maintain and support successful project execution. We support comapnies across traditional power generation, renewables and alternative energies, electrification and transmission and distribution, from supplying personnel to run and maintain greenfield new construction projects, to providing qualified professionals to support planned and emergent outages.
Recruitment for specialized Power divisions
Our recruitment teams are split into three dedicated divisions to optimize our delivery within each sector, and to provide real value to our clients by staying close to their markets.
This team focus on the technical engineering and construction skillsets related to the oversight of greenfield and brownfield projects. The team source experienced personnel in:
- Engineering and Design (including Gas Turbine Engineers, Substation Engineers and I&C Designers)
- Project Services and Controls (Estimators, Schedulers, Cost Engineers, Contract Managers)
- Construction Site Supervision (Construction Managers, Superintendents, Safety Oversight, Commissioning)
- Operations and Maintenance (Control Room Operators, Auxiliary Operators)
This team provides qualified skilled trades personnel to execute on-site based scopes of work that support new construction and outage projects. Our project portfolio includes domestic and international scopes of work, and we have a full local travel team in place to facilitate getting the national and overseas expertise to site. Skilled trades has been the core focus of the Orlando office since its inception, meaning we’ve spent 20 years building a qualified supply chain of generator winders, bladers and turbine technicians, machinists and millwrights for companies’ outage projects. We’ve also placed countless electricians, electrical testers, wind and solar technicians onto power generation and electrification projects.
This is our fastest growing business unit and supports US-based warranty and repair work undertaken at fabrication shop locations across North America. Our recruitment team has built a dedicated candidate network of welders, assemblers, electricians, turbine technicians, millwrights and mechanical specialists. As the demand for US manufacturing skills continues to grow to support wider supply chains, NES Fircroft is perfectly positioned to provide an aligned recruitment solution for any shop needing flexible support.
We connect people in the Power market
Over our two decades of operation, we have carefully constructed a network of qualified personnel who are able to relocate both nationally and internationally to ensure key project needs are met throughout your project. Our in-house recruitment team is backed by a large North American office network comprising compliance experts, payroll professionals and assignment support staff to ensure that candidates are onboarded to their new job efficiently and compliantly under USA labor law.
Clients can rest assured that we handle all necessary recruitment logistics for W2 and 1099 contractors including orchestrating visa and work permit needs. In addition, where required, our experienced teams will collaborate and leverage our global candidate networks to mobilize senior personnel from overseas under L-1A and L-1B visas, meaning your business can access expert personnel and mitigate international borders with minimal disruption.
We place candidates into jobs across the entirety of the Power Generation and Distribution market, from entry level to C-Suite positions.
The major areas we recruit within are:
- Field Services and Projects – including engineering, design, project services and controls, construction site supervision, operations & maintenance
- Skilled Trades – including generator winders, bladers, turbine technicians, machinists, millwrights, electricians
- Manufacturing & Fabrication – including assemblers, electricians and mechanical specialists
For engineers looking for temporary or full-time work in the Power or Renewable Energy markets, NES Fircroft is one of the largest recruitment agencies in the United States with impressive industry connections. What’s more, our industry-leading contractor care package allows contractors to access comprehensive insurance policies and establish 401k plans.
Our experienced recruiters have placed top talent across all types of electrical utilities and power generation projects, from combined cycle plants in Mexico, to naval shipyards in New Hampshire and wind farms as far apart as Indiana and Hawaii.
We have career opportunities for white, grey and blue-collar personnel for contract and direct hire positions. Whether you work in nuclear, fossil fuels, or renewable energy, the range of jobs we recruit for is vast, offering career opportunities across Automation & Controls, Installation & Commissioning, Testing, Troubleshooting, Operations and Maintenance, Programming (PLC / HMI), Protection & Controls and Repairs, among others.
Wherever you are in your Power career, our recruiters will help you through every stage of your job search and ensure that you start your next role efficiently and compliantly. Search our latest Florida and wider Orlando Power vacancies below.
Our Recruitment Services
We have over 50 years of experience in orchestrating retained search activities, enabling businesses to hire strategically and effectively.
We’ll find C-Suite personnel with shared responsibility and purpose to innovate your Board and secure your succession planning.
We manage tens of thousands of contractors globally, delivering industry-leading logistics support and payroll.
We support contractors throughout their assignments, taking care of their welfare, travel practicalities and payroll.
Our streamlined service is award-winning and fully compliant in the respective localities of our internationally mobile contractor base.
Our consolidation service will save costs, increase hiring efficiencies and improve your compliance levels.
Our globally based team understand local legislation requirements and will help businesses to regain compliance in their employment.
Employer of Record
Expand your global presence without registering a new business entity; we can hire employees on your behalf, with minimal risk.
Managed Services Provision
We have decades of experience in delivering effective contingent workforce solutions and mobilisation programmes.
Recruitment Process Outsourcing
Outsource all or part or your direct hiring; we manage high volume demand and have a global candidate reach.
Case Study - Skilled Trades
Prime Recruitment Vendor for an OEM
After experiencing difficulties with their recruitment partners our client wanted a new provider to help reduce costs and manage 20+ turbine mechanics
Staffing the World's Largest Grid-Scale Solar Project
Our client had a series of open senior management positions which had been open for several months
Case Study - Skilled Trades
Supporting Motor Rewinds
Supporting a facility in Evansville with personnel to construct of key components for the Mining industry
Case study - Wind
Wind Technician Recruitment
Our client was operating an onshore wind farm in Texas and required several short-term contractors in order to keep the turbines at the site running at optimal capacity
Case Study - Nuclear
Supplying Emergency Outage Staff
We provided rapid support to our client, providing contract staff to cover an emergency generator outage at a power station in Texas
Other Regional Offices
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