Employment and Volunteer Opportunities

The Lake County Water Authority is a Drug Free Workplace, Equal Opportunity Employer and offer Veterans Preference upon initial hire in accordance with Florida Statute 295. Appropriate documentation must be submitted to establish Veterans Preference eligibility prior to the closing date of the position. Select applicants receiving a conditional offer of employment will be subject to a complete background check, drug testing, and may undergo a medical examination. We reserve the right to update the minimum qualifications of a position and close a position at any time. Any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience may be considered.

Lake County Water Authority Employment Application (PDF)


  • 1 Position for: MAINTENANCE RANGER – General Statement of Job: This is a fieldwork position dealing with the maintenance and use of the Authority’s equipment, facilities, and properties. It also includes record keeping and interaction with co-workers and the public.  Full Job Description and Application
  • 1 Position for: NUTRIENT REDUCTION FACILITY OPERATOR – General Statement of Job: This position involves skilled work in the operation and maintenance of the Nutrient Reduction Facility.  Individual is responsible for operation of alum injection equipment, dewatering equipment, adjusting chemical or physical processes, maintaining logs and records, and general facility and systems maintenance.  Work is performed independently in accordance with established policies and procedures.   Full Job Description and Application


– The Lake County Water Authority, (LCWA), an independent special taxing district, located in Tavares, Lake County, Florida, is accepting applications for the position of Executive Director. Requires a Master’s degree from an accredited college or university in Public Administration, Business Administration, Management or related field; and experience in areas of natural resource planning & management, engineering, computer science, geographic information systems, contract administration, financial, administrative applications, public speaking; or any equivalent combination of related education, training and experience that provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities to perform the essential job junctions.  Technical project management and personnel management experience required.

Full position description available at: Position Announcement and Description

Application form can be found HERE.

Submit resume or curriculum vitae (CV) and a completed LCWA application online to: HR@LCWA.org or to the offices of the Lake County Water Authority, 27351 SR 19., Tavares, FL  32778.

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Lake County Water Authority

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Tavares, FL 32778

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