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Higher Natural Gas Costs Could Hit Electric Bills

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Higher Natural Gas Costs Could Hit Electric Bills

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by David Heller
10/20/2021


FPUA receives national commendation for electric restoration efforts in response to Hurricane Ida

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FPUA receives national commendation for electric restoration efforts in response to Hurricane Ida

Fort Pierce, Fla. — Fort Pierce Utilities Authority (FPUA) has received a national commendation from the American Public Power Association for its support in electric power restoration efforts in Plaquemine, LA. On August 29, 2021, FPUA sent two mutual aid crews to the City of Plaquemine,... Continue Reading

by David Heller
10/20/2021


Intern, Electric Utility - City of Lake Worth Beach

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Intern, Electric Utility - City of Lake Worth Beach

The City of Lake Worth Beach Electrical Utility is seeking a Electrical Design Intern. Internships are Temporary not to exceed 6 month period with an hourly pay of $15.00. Part Time and Temporary employees are not eligible for City health & pension plan. Introduction: The City of Lake Worth... Continue Reading

by Garnie Holmes
10/19/2021


Intern, Plan Zone Preservation - City of Lake Worth Beach

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Intern, Plan Zone Preservation - City of Lake Worth Beach

The City of Lake Worth Beach Community Sustainability is seeking a Planning & Preservation Intern. Internships are Temporary not to exceed 6 month period with an hourly pay of $15.00. Part Time and Temporary employees are not eligible for City health & pension plan. JOB SUMMARY: Performs... Continue Reading

by Garnie Holmes
10/19/2021


Manager, Integrated Channel Management - OUC

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Manager, Integrated Channel Management - OUC

Manager, Integrated Channel Management OUC – The Reliable One, an industry leader as the second largest municipal utility in Florida, is looking for qualified individuals to be part of our growing team. Our mission is to provide exceptional value to our customers and community through the... Continue Reading

by Garnie Holmes
10/19/2021


Assistant to the City Manager - City of Alachua

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Assistant to the City Manager - City of Alachua

GENERAL DESCRIPTION: This is highly responsible administrative work providing direct support to the City Manager on a variety of issues. Individual in this position is responsible for managing a number of complex assignments with minimal supervision. Individual will be assigned special projects... Continue Reading

by Garnie Holmes
10/18/2021


Electric Line Worker III - City of Alachua

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Electric Line Worker III - City of Alachua

GENERAL PURPOSE This position is senior-level, skilled work in the construction, maintenance, repair and troubleshooting of overhead and underground electrical distribution lines in accordance with standards of the trade. Work is performed under the general supervision of the Electric Line Crew... Continue Reading

by Garnie Holmes
10/18/2021


Engineer I - City of Alachua

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Engineer I - City of Alachua

GENERAL PURPOSE This position is independent professional and technical engineering work in the areas of public works and public utilities requiring application of standard engineering principles and procedures. Work is performed under the general supervision of the Engineering Supervisor. MAIN... Continue Reading

by Garnie Holmes
10/18/2021


KUA Unveils LED Landscape Lighting along Broadway in Partnership with the City of Kissimmee

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KUA Unveils LED Landscape Lighting along Broadway in Partnership with the City of Kissimmee

Kissimmee Utility Authority was thrilled to unveil new downtown landscape lighting to further enhance vibrant Historic Downtown Kissimmee. This state of the art lighting project in partnership with the City of Kissimmee provides a captivating, colorful landscape to celebrate holidays and special... Continue Reading

by Garnie Holmes
10/13/2021


Lineman – City of Lake Worth Beach

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Lineman – City of Lake Worth Beach

This position is part of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) based on a 40-hour work week with a starting rate of $36.76-$40.42 per hour. This position will work out of the Utilities Building located at 1900 2nd Avenue North, Lake Worth, FL 33460. In addition, this position... Continue Reading

by Garnie Holmes
10/11/2021


Reginald Hardee Internship - Apprentice Lineman I - KUA

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Reginald Hardee Internship - Apprentice Lineman I - KUA

General Definition of Work Performs routine unskilled and semi-skilled work assisting Electric Line Workers in the performance of their work. Work is performed under immediate supervision. Typical Tasks Supplies line workers with materials and tools while they are involved in line work... Continue Reading

by Garnie Holmes
10/11/2021


Florida Public Power Highlights Community Investments During National Public Power Week

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Florida Public Power Highlights Community Investments During National Public Power Week

This year during Public Power Week (Oct. 3 – 9, 2021), the Florida Municipal Electric Association (FMEA) is highlighting the many investments Florida public power makes in the communities they serve. “The primary focus of every public power utility is their customers and the community... Continue Reading

by Garnie Holmes
10/4/2021