Have you ever considered a career in the energy industry?
There are many reasons why you should. With the right education and training, you can make great money and do something that benefits millions of people every day.
Other career areas we hire for include:
Learn more about careers in the utility industry at these websites
Today, power is generated at Lakeland Electric’s two main power plants, the 941-megawatt McIntosh
Power Plant and the 176-megawatt Larsen Power Plant. McIntosh Power Plant houses one of the most
efficient coal-fired generation facilities in the southeast and one of the most efficient combined cycle
natural gas generators in the nation.
Currently 552 full-time employees each play a part in making this public-owned utility among the
best across the nation. Best of all, by having a public-owned utility, revenues generated stay right here in
Lakeland. Last year alone, Lakeland Electric contributed more than $22 million to help keep property taxes
low, fund public safety departments such as police and fire, and support quality public spaces that we all
Lakeland Electric is a department of the City of Lakeland. Employment applications are handled through the Civil Service and Retirement Office.
Lakeland Electric participates in work experience programs with local high schools and colleges including:
For more details on any of these programs, contact Lakeland Electric.
Director of Training & Workforce Development
Lakeland ElectricP.O. Box 32006
501 East Lemon StreetLakeland, FL 33801-9881
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