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Utility Worker - KUA
Utility Worker - KUA

General Definition of Work Performs various building and ground maintenance work as required. Skilled work in one or more of the trades, which includes maintenance and repair of equipment and structures. Employee should have knowledge and skills in one or more of the building trades. The... Continue Reading

by Garnie Holmes
02/6/2023


Board Attorney - Fort Pierce Utilities Authority
Board Attorney - Fort Pierce Utilities Authority

The General Counsel is hired by and reports directly to the Fort Pierce Utilities Authority (FPUA) Board. The General Counsel is the chief legal officer and attorney responsible for leading all legal affairs to the FPUA Board, Director of Utilities, system directors and staff in support of... Continue Reading

by Garnie Holmes
02/6/2023


Supreme Court to Weigh FPL Rates
Supreme Court to Weigh FPL Rates

More than a year after customers started seeing higher bills, the state Supreme Court next week will hear arguments in challenges to a settlement that increased base electric rates for Florida Power & Light. The Florida Public Service Commission in late 2021 approved the settlement, which... Continue Reading

02/3/2023


Total Bills Will Lower Even With Proposed Base Rate Increase
Total Bills Will Lower Even With Proposed Base Rate Increase

Fuel Charge Decrease and Base Rate Increase ProposedToday, Lakeland Electric has submitted its final proposal for a series of base rate increases and a fuel charge decrease to the City of Lakeland Utility Committee.Customers’ bills are made up of several charges: base rate, environmental... Continue Reading

02/3/2023


Assistant City Manager - City of Alachua
Assistant City Manager - City of Alachua

GENERAL PURPOSE This position is responsible for managerial, technical, and administrative work that oversees and guides various departments and divisions. It directs all activities of assigned departments/divisions. It provides administrative guidance to departments/divisions to ensure the... Continue Reading

by Garnie Holmes
01/30/2023


FMEA would like to welcome our newest Associate Members Hunton, Andrews, Kurth and WD Wright
FMEA would like to welcome our newest Associate Members Hunton, Andrews, Kurth and WD Wright

Please always remember the companies who support FMEA and the Florida Public Power community first when you need to purchase goods or services! Hunton, Andrews, Kurth With over 900 lawyers in the United States, Asia, Europe and the Middle East, Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP serves clients across a... Continue Reading

by Garnie Holmes
01/30/2023


Senior IT Project Manager - OUC
Senior IT Project Manager - OUC

OUC - The Reliable One, an industry leader and the second largest municipal utility in Florida committed to serving the community and the environment is presently recruiting for two Sr. IT Project Managers to be part of our growing team in the Delivery Management business unit. We are looking for... Continue Reading

by Garnie Holmes
01/30/2023


Engineering Technician II - Lakeland Electric
Engineering Technician II - Lakeland Electric

GENERAL DESCRIPTION OF CLASS This is advanced technical lead work that involves performing and assisting engineers and other professionals, in engineering design, equipment performance tests, mathematical/statistical work, contract support and/or business-related tasks. Work involves the use of... Continue Reading

by Garnie Holmes
01/30/2023


Relay/Substation Supervisor - Beaches Energy
Relay/Substation Supervisor - Beaches Energy

JOB SUMMARYThis position performs complex, highly skilled technical work in the inspection, repair, maintenance, and replacement of electrical substation equipment. Work is performed under the regular supervision of the Director of Beaches Energy Services. Supervision is exercised over all... Continue Reading

by Garnie Holmes
01/30/2023


Gainesville Regional Utilities on Track after Billing Backlog Caused By Meter Reader Shortage
Gainesville Regional Utilities on Track after Billing Backlog Caused By Meter Reader Shortage

By 6:30 a.m. on a recent Friday morning, at least seven of 26 meter readers scheduled for routes had called out sick before their shift at Gainesville Regional Utilities. GRU Meter Reader Supervisor Patricia Baham took the calls but continued to download route information into hand-held meter... Continue Reading

by Garnie Holmes
01/27/2023


FMEA Releases Monthly Bill Comparison Report for December 2022
FMEA Releases Monthly Bill Comparison Report for December 2022

FMEA’s Electric Bill Comparison for December 2022 shows the average bills of public power utilities across Florida are $0.52 more than the average bills for investor-owned utilities per 1,000 kWh. Overall, out of fifteen ranked categories, the City of Quincy reported the lowest bills in... Continue Reading

by Elizabeth Bendele
01/26/2023


City of Ocala: Tips to Stay Protected from Utility Payment Scams
City of Ocala: Tips to Stay Protected from Utility Payment Scams

Ocala Electric Utility (OEU) is reminding its customers to stay alert for potential utility payment scams. Ocala Electric Utility will never call its customers demanding payment using any prepaid cards or debit cards. OEU will never call, email, or appear unannounced at customers’ doors... Continue Reading

by Joanna White
01/25/2023