Employment Opportunities

  • Updated: 1 week 3 days ago
    Job Summary : Operates and controls the Commission’s electrical system. Monitors the electric generation equipment and transmission systems of the Commission via complex computer equipment. The work is technical and complex in nature with many constantly changing variables. Administers complex contractual obligations and makes decisions regarding purchasing the best source of power at any given time. Has the responsibility and authority to implement real-time actions that ensure the stable and reliable operation of the Bulk Electric System, up to and including the shedding of firm load. Essential Duties and Responsibilities : Operates complex computer equipment (SCADA) and ESRI-based GIS. Prepares regular written reports regarding all phases of system loading; maintains logs and reports on interchange transactions. Establishes operational and equipment alarm limits. Assists in trouble shooting defective systems and devices. Makes purchasing decisions on the best economical source of power at any given time; makes calculations on load flows. Operates Outage Management System during outages. Answers questions from general public during outages. Performs duties of Dispatcher, when...Read more
  • Updated: 3 months 2 days ago
    The Director of Customer Operations and Programs leads the Department and its supporting sub-Divisions and employees that deliver front line; customer service, metering, communications, public affairs and utility program offerings in support of the Utilities Commission’s (UC’s) Vision and Mission, Values, business plan and strategic direction of the organization. The Department Director also: translates UC Strategy into actionable customer strategies, and related services and programs; recommends processes, systems and technology solutions to customer services and programs, while assuring that the broader UC organization meets the needs of our customers and the community we serve. The Department and its staff also coordinate communications and programs, both internal and external to the UC and through various media, such as website, social media and advertising, etc. This position also provides strategic leadership by articulating needs and plans, serving as an advisor for Customer and external affairs topics to the General Manager/CEO and senior Staff. Leads efforts that effectively communicate and support the company’s vision, mission, and values external and internal to the UC...Read more
  • Updated: 6 months 1 week ago
    Job Purpose & Summary: This position is responsible for the performance of skilled maintenance and repair of the electrical distribution and transmission systems in accordance with standard trade practices. Work is frequently performed with high-tension cables and under unfavorable weather conditions, requiring skill and care to protect the employee's life and the lives of others. Most of the work entails routine construction. Incumbents may be assigned to special trouble jobs in which some independent work occurs. Qualifications: High School Diploma/GED required. Completion of a recognized Journeyman Lineman Apprentice Program required (for external applicants, will accept a minimum of five years of experience as a Journeyman Lineman in the electric utility industry). Florida Commercial Driver’s License Class A with airbrake endorsement required. Ability to work flexible hours, as required. Employee is subject to call-outs at all hours of the day and night, on weekends, and holidays, and is expected to report to work when called and to be on standby if it becomes mandatory. Employee must respond to 350 Slaton Street within forty minutes of receiving a call. Employee must...Read more