Tampa Bay Water to Test Emergency Notification Sirens at Reservoir on Wed., April 1, at 9 a.m.

Tampa Bay Water to Test Emergency Notification Sirens at Reservoir on Wed., April 1, at 9 a.m.

LITHIA, Fla. – Tampa Bay Water is conducting a test of its emergency siren system at the C.W. Bill Young Regional Reservoir on Wed., April 1, at 9 a.m. To ensure that the sirens are effective in the unlikely event of an emergency, the sirens will sound at 9 a.m. and will include three to five short blasts lasting 10-20 seconds each. This is only a test.

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Payroll/Bookkeeper

Applications will be accepted through Friday, April 10, 2015.

We are seeking a Payroll/Bookkeeper who will perform bookkeeping work in the processing and recording of payroll and accounts payable as well as maintenance and review of various expenditure accounts and related fiscal records. An employee in this class prepares and processes biweekly payrolls and related reports; reviews, approves, processes, and audits accounts payable transactions; and is responsible for ensuring that transactions are processed and recorded in accordance with applicable laws, regulations and Agency policies and internal controls. Work involves responsibility for performing primary accounting and review functions in the preparation and recording of financial transactions and the maintenance, analysis, reconciliation and verification of financial records in the following areas: accounts payable and cash disbursements; payroll and payroll related expense; and payroll tax, insurance and FRS compliance reporting. Work also includes assisting Agency personnel and vendors with implementation of related policies and procedures, as well as resolving questions and problems. Work requires some independent judgment in technical accounting and reporting matters and problem resolution, as well as verbal and written communications proficiency. Performance is monitored through periodic conferences, reports and administrative review process.

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Instrumentation & Control Technician

Applications will be accepted through Friday, April 3, 2015.

We are seeking an entry level Instrumentation & Control Technician who is responsible for supporting the maintenance, inspection, testing and calibration of Agency equipment to ensure production of quality water. This position will report primarily within our southern region. Employees in this position have the knowledge, skills and abilities to maintain and program programmable logic controllers; maintain, inspect, test and calibrate flow meters, generators, uninterruptable power supplies, variable frequency drives, chemical gas sensors, and chemical feed systems. This position is a critical component of the team that maintains the Agency’s Supervisory Controlled and Data Acquisition (SCADA) network.

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Tampa Bay Water’s Regional Reservoir Full Ahead of Schedule

Tampa Bay Water’s Regional Reservoir Full Ahead of Schedule

CLEARWATER, Fla. – The Tampa Bay region’s wet winter means good news for its drinking water supply. Tampa Bay Water’s 15.5-billion gallon reservoir – the region’s water savings account – is full, months ahead of schedule.

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Tampa Bay Water to Test Emergency Notification Sirens at Reservoir on Wed., March 4, at 9 a.m.

Tampa Bay Water to Test Emergency Notification Sirens at Reservoir on Wed., March 4, at 9 a.m.

LITHIA, Fla. – Tampa Bay Water is conducting a test of its emergency siren system at the C.W. Bill Young Regional Reservoir on Wed., March 4, at 9 a.m. To ensure that the sirens are effective in the unlikely event of an emergency, the sirens will sound at 9 a.m. and will include three to five short blasts lasting 10-20 seconds each. This is only a test.

Friday, February 27, 2015/Comments (-)/ Article rating: No rating
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April is Water Conservation Month

April is Water Conservation Month

The Tampa Bay Water Board of Directors joined the State of Florida and local governments in declaring April as Water Conservation Month. This annual proclamation underscores the need to conserve water during Florida’s typical spring dry season by highlighting a variety of programs, promotions and public awareness campaigns aimed at improving water use efficiency.

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Minding Your Money

Minding Your Money

Tampa Bay Water is a not-for-profit governmental entity. It is funded through the wholesale water rate, which is a uniform rate that each member government pays. The water rate, which is currently $2.559 per 1,000 gallons, includes everything it takes to run and operate the water supply system, including energy and chemical costs, maintenance, staffing and debt.

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Public Affairs: A Conduit of Information

Public Affairs: A Conduit of Information

It may be one of the smaller departments, but Tampa Bay Water’s public affairs staff has a big impact with the community. It manages the numerous opportunities/channels that the public uses to interact with the regional water supply wholesaler, ensuring that these lines of communication remain open at all times.

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Upgraded Bond Ratings Could Save Public Millions

Upgraded Bond Ratings Could Save Public Millions

Tampa Bay Water received outstanding credit ratings for 2015. Fitch and Standard & Poor’s (S&P) confirmed the agency’s rating of AA+, and Moody’s upgraded the agency’s rating to AA1.

Thursday, February 19, 2015/Comments (-)/ Article rating: No rating
Tampa Bay Water to Test Emergency Notification Sirens at Reservoir on Wed., Feb. 4, at 9 a.m.

Tampa Bay Water to Test Emergency Notification Sirens at Reservoir on Wed., Feb. 4, at 9 a.m.

LITHIA, Fla. – Tampa Bay Water is conducting a test of its emergency siren system at the C.W. Bill Young Regional Reservoir on Wed., Feb. 4, at 9 a.m. To ensure that the sirens are effective in the unlikely event of an emergency, the sirens will sound at 9 a.m. and will include three to five short blasts lasting 10-20 seconds each. This is only a test.

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