Author Archives: Garnie Holmes

Applicants Seek Spots on Public Service Commission

With the terms of veteran commissioners Ronald Brise and Art Graham set to expire in January, a dozen other candidates are hoping to replace them on the Florida Public Service Commission. Brise and Graham, who are seeking reappointment to the … Continue reading

Water & Wastewater Operator I – City of Newberry

Salary Range: $14.92 – $20.89 Hourly The City of Newberry is accepting applications for individuals to fill the full-time position of Water & Wastewater Operator I. This is technical work involved in all aspects of the operation and maintenance of … Continue reading

Manager of Substation Operations – Lakeland Electric

GENERAL DESCRIPTION OF CLASS: The Manager of Substation Operations is responsible for overseeing and directing all functions relating to the engineering, construction, maintenance and operation of electric substations as well as the engineering, testing, maintenance, and operation of the electric … Continue reading

FPL Moves Forward with Solar Expansion

Florida Power & Light on Monday installed the first of what it anticipates will be nearly 1 million new solar panels at three plants in the state’s Treasure Coast region, the company said. The installation of the panel at Blue … Continue reading

Application Deadline Set for Patronis PSC Seat

A state panel has set a July 28 application deadline for candidates seeking to replace Jimmy Patronis on the Florida Public Service Commission. Patronis on Friday was sworn in as state chief financial officer, replacing former CFO Jeff Atwater, who … Continue reading

FPL Project Could Take First Step

State regulators next week could give an initial boost to a Florida Power & Light proposal to build an estimated $888 million power plant in Broward County — part of a series of FPL projects to add new natural gas-plants. … Continue reading

Safety Administrator – Kissimmee Utility Authority (KUA)

GENERAL DEFINITION OF WORK Responsible for professional technical work assessing, planning, developing, coordinating and implementing workplace safety programs and related training. Investigates and processes property and workers’ compensation claims. Insures the utility is compliant with all applicable workplace and industry … Continue reading