General Counsel Posted Jun 12
TOHO Water Authority (TWA), FL , Kissimmee, FL
 
Established in October 2003 by a special act of the Florida legislature, Tohopekaliga Water Authority (TWA) is the largest provider of water, wastewater and reclaimed water services in Osceola County and also serves parts of Orange and Polk Counties. TWA is a partnership of the City of Kissimmee and Osceola and Polk Counties to provide regional stewardship over water resources within its service area and currently serves approximately 102,500 water, 96,500 wastewater, and 17,000 reclaimed water customers in Kissimmee, Poinciana and the unincorporated areas of Osceola County. The Authority has approximately 136,500 service connections (water, irrigation, and reclaimed water) providing service to a diverse population of more than 300,000. TWA owns and operates 13 water plants and 8 waste reclamation facilities. With approximately 340 full-time employees, TWA treats and distributes approximately 35 million gallons per day of potable water and produces approximately 27 million gallons per day of reclaimed water from its water reclamation facilities. TWA is governed by a five-member Board of Supervisors and has a $115 million operating budget and $30 million CIP budget for 2018. The General Counsel reports directly to the TWA Board of Supervisors and is responsible for all legal matters of the organization. Divisions within TWA include Administration, General Counsel, Business Services, Customer Service, Information Technology, Human Resources, Treatment Operations, Engineering Services, Field Services and Public Information. Requirements include a Doctor of Law degree from an ABA-approved law school, a license to practice in the State of Florida, and be a member in good standing with the Florida Bar. Board certification in city, county, and local government law is preferred. A minimum of ten (10) years of practice in a law department, law firm, government practice, or equivalent experience in a corporate or commercial setting is required, five of which is preferred in the utility industry. A combination of in-house and law firm experience is a plus, as well as experience managing other attorneys and outside legal resources. Salary is competitive and open, depending upon qualifications. TWA offers an excellent benefits package. Position is open until filled. To apply, visit www.srnsearch.com and apply online. Questions may be directed to Ms. S. Renée Narloch, President, S. Renée Narloch & Associates, (850) 391-0000 or info@srnsearch.com. A detailed brochure is available at www.srnsearch.com. TWA is an equal opportunity employer. Pursuant to Florida's broad Public Records/Sunshine laws, applications and résumés are subject to public disclosure.



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