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The OKEECHOBEE UTILITY AUTHORITY has an immediate opening for a Lift Station Technician.  Applicant must have knowledge in the electrical and electronic operations, maintenance and repair of electrical and electronic circuits, equipment and instruments.  This electrical knowledge and experience should include single phase, three phase electric as well as 120, 240, 480 volt circuits. This position will entail working outside with the maintenance and installation of the water distribution and wastewater collection system and lift/pump stations including associated electrical circuits. Willing and able to perform physical labor; work well with other employees and the general public.  Applicant must possess a valid FL Operator’s Driver’s License (requires clean driving record for the last three years), high school diploma or equivalent, neat legible handwriting, basic mathematical skills.  Please visit our office at 100 SW 5th Avenue, Okeechobee, FL 34974 to complete the application paperwork or obtain an application at www.ouafl.com.  Applications will be accepted until filled.  AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER AND DRUG-FREE WORK PLACE 

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Please download the above document, print and sign pages L-16 and L-17. Please submit these signed documents with your application. 

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