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Director, Structuring and Analysis Austin, TX 78732
Manages and directs the activities of a team responsible for providing direct strategic planning and analysis for the development of electric power supply strategies; structuring and evaluation of power supply contracts and generation assets; and market valuation of power portfolio and provides the analytical and leadership capability to structure issues critical to LCRA's mid to long-term electric supply and demand needs. Informs management on how short-term issues affect LCRA's long-term electric generation resource outlook and customer load obligations. Responsible for developing and maintaining complex economic evaluation and cash flow simulation models, and resource planning analytical tools. Also responsible for business deal evaluations and the development and evaluation of commercial and operational business terms for wholesale power sales agreements. Works with regulators, regional system operators (ERCOT), customers and other external parties on issues related to electric market issues, generation planning and power purchase and sales agreements.
Right-of-Way Agent II Austin, TX 78744
We are excited to announce that we are experiencing unprecedented growth in our Transmission Services Corporation portfolio and would like to add multiple Right of Way agents to our team. In fact, LCRA TSC plans to invest about $2.1 billion on capital projects over the five-year planning period to support the need of the ERCOT and LCRA TSC systems. As our right of way agent, you will negotiate transmission line easements (both amendments and greenfield) and fee simple purchases for multi-million dollar projects for our critical infrastructure. These positions will allow you to utilize your knowledge and experience in acquisitions and negotiations as well as build higher-level knowledge and skills that allows many opportunities for cross training and growth. The projects will range from West Texas, Central Texas, and down to Matagorda Bay. If you are looking for an opportunity to interface with the public and governmental entities that enhances the lives of Texans than look no further.
Business Systems Analyst Sr (Transmission Learning & Development) Austin, TX 78744
Transmission Learning & Development is looking to hire a proficient business systems analyst to join our fun and dynamic team. This person will ensure the functionality and efficient use of key software applications serving as the liaison between our department and technical staff. We are looking for a proven SharePoint expert who has a keen understanding of learning management systems. This person loves teaching end-users how to tackle common application issues, places high value on a culture of learning and appreciates building customer relationships. Records management experience is a plus! In this position, you will be trusted to support key business functions and execute Transmission Services’ SharePoint governance plan. If you are a self-starter who enjoys a great deal of responsibility while working with great colleagues, apply today!
Business Systems Analyst Sr (Oracle Data Visualization and Reporting) Austin, TX 78703
Are you looking for a position that will have a positive and impactful benefit to the central Texas community? Our team of analysts and project controls professionals are looking for an experienced Oracle Data Visualization & Reporting Professional to join our Project Controls team. Our team is responsible for the accurate financial reporting of more than 300+ PMO-led projects across our organization. Our team accomplishes a significant amount of meaningful work and because of our successes, we continue to expand our services to the organization. We are looking to hire a new colleague to join our team of professionals.
Structural/Civil Engineer (Substation Engineering) Austin, TX 78744
LCRA TSC's Structural and Civil Engineering group currently has an opportunity for an expert, dedicated, professional that has experience in structural or civil engineering, designing, and overseeing of construction projects. We want you to bring your outside experience to support LCRA in a fast-paced inspiring work culture. You will join a team that is responsible for outsourced projects from the design phase to construction completion. You will be directly involved with substation projects across Texas that improve the quality of life of the communities we serve. We are a group that thrives on finding innovative ways to accomplish our work, improve processes and interact collaboratively with various colleagues across the organization. Our primary function is to support the design, construction, and maintenance of electrical substations owned by both LCRA and LCRA TSC. In this effort, we scope and design all the structural and civil components associated with all new substations and expansions. We also support the land acquisition of access roads and property for all new substation projects and expansions.
Permit Technician Austin, TX 78703, Marble Falls, TX
LCRA’s Water Quality team is looking for a Permit Technician to contribute to a critical component of our team. The candidate will serve a critical role in supporting customer service, permitting and inspections.
Mgr, Business & Systems Analys Austin, TX 78744
Come join the company expanding broadband throughout central Texas. LCRA's telecommunications business unit is looking for a talented business manager to help build and grow our business. If you are highly motivated to solve complex problems, create business case analyses, improve operational systems, and help your team grow their potential - this role is for you.
Fossil Control Room Operator Bastrop, TX
Operates power plant boiler, turbine, generator, and auxiliary equipment to produc electric power. Communicates and coordinates work activities with LCRA's Generation Desk (GenDesk) to meet generation demand load requirements. This position utilizes in-depth knowledge of best practices and experience in own discipline to provide and improve services. Takes a new perspective to solve complex problems. Works independently and receives minimal guidance. Acts as a resource for colleagues with less experience; may direct the work of other staff members.
Energy Services Mechanic Sr La Grange, TX
LCRA is seeking a motivated, energetic energy services mechanic to join our team. As part of the maintenance team, your skills and knowledge will help keep the power plant reliable to the power grid and our customers. If you are wanting competitive pay and great benefits then this may be the opportunity for you.
Asset Mgmt Analyst I Austin, TX 78703
Do you like to tackle problems and work with a strong team? If you are seeking rewarding work and want to enhance the quality of life for the people in your community, this is the job for you! LCRA provides electric generation, transmission, and water services as well as parks access to millions of central Texans. We are looking for an Asset Management Analyst to join us and help support our vision for setting the standard for excellence. As a part of our team, your expertise will contribute to the initial set-up of project accounting, tracking project though the capital plan development cycle, and data analysis to ensure financial policies for project accounting is followed.
Supervisor, Energy Management Systems (EMS) SCADA Austin, TX 78744
LCRA is looking for a Supervisor to manage the Energy Management System (EMS) SCADA team. In this leadership role, you will manage the team that supports the addition of RTUS, and updating one-lines on the mission critical Energy Management System that is used by LCRA's Transmission System Operations to monitor and control the electric grid. Your expertise will contribute to innovative ways to solve technical challenges, improve processes, and work collaboratively with multiple teams across LCRA.
Supervisor, System Operations Training (SOCC Trainer) Austin, TX 78744
Supervises, coordinates, and directs activities of trainers, operator associates, and system operators prior to being released for shift work. Oversees training of the real-time operation and control of LCRA transmission systems at the Systems Operation and Control Center (SOCC). Oversees the design, delivery and coordination of technical and operational training on various aspects of operating either a transmission operations center (e.g. switching procedures and scenarios, load flow analysis, etc.) OR a Qualified Scheduling Entity (per ERCOT) and a Generator Operator (NERC). Responsible for developing a strategic training plan and implementing a training curriculum that prepares staff to comply with LCRA, Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT) and North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC) guidelines and requirements.
Engineering Field Analyst - Substation Engineering Austin, TX 78744
We have an Engineering Field Analyst position within the LCRA’s Substation Engineering department. The candidate will have the opportunity to interact with an amazing group of people, both in the office and in the field, and act as the liaison between engineering and internal/external construction. This position utilizes in-depth knowledge of best practices and experience in own discipline to provide and improve services.
ELS Analyst Austin, TX 78744
LCRA Environmental Laboratory Services is seeking an entry level candidate to join our Inorganic Chemistry team. As part of the team, you will learn various laboratory techniques as you contribute to producing high quality data in a high production fast-paced environment. You are someone with an analytical mind and an interest in working in a laboratory setting. The starting salary is $18/hour but is dependent upon experience.
Energy Management Systems (EMS) SCADA Administrator Austin, TX 78744
At a senior level or Admin II , provides software and hardware support for LCRA TSC’s real-time controls environments including the Energy Management Systems (EMS) and Substation Wide Area Network (SUBWAN), associated ancillary systems and servers in areas such as design, development, user administration, configuration, deployment, installation, tuning, monitoring, maintenance and updating. Participates in managing incidents, problems and anomalies including recognition, analysis and resolution. Maintains awareness of NERC, FERC and ERCOT Reliability standards including critical infrastructure protection standards. Ensures compliance with applicable NERC standards. Participates in maintaining availability of the controls environments. Documents changes made to systems or equipment through appropriate change management, communications and record keeping practices. This position utilizes in-depth knowledge of best practices and experience in own discipline to provide and improve services. Takes a new perspective to solve complex problems. Works independently and receives minimal guidance. Acts as a resource for colleagues with less experience. May direct the work of other staff members. The Administrator may focus on one of the four areas outlined below:
Power System Modeling Engineer Austin, TX 78744
Seeking a Power System Engineer level II or Senior who provides software and hardware support for LCRA TSC’s real-time controls environments including the Energy Management Systems (EMS) and associated ancillary systems. Submit Network Model changes to ERCOT. Update the Transmission Security Model in EMS by performing Database and Display changes. Participate in solving State Estimator, Power Flow, Contingency Analysis. Maintain the Network Model in EMS. Update line ratings, impedances in ERCOT and EMS Model. Maintain the Dispatcher Training Simulator for training the operators. Participates in managing incidents, problems and anomalies including recognition, analysis and resolution. Maintains awareness of NERC, FERC and ERCOT Reliability standards including Critical Infrastructure Protection Standards. Ensures compliance with applicable NERC standards. Participates in maintaining Availability of the controls environments. Documents changes made to systems or equipment through appropriate change management, communications and record keeping practices. This position utilizes in-depth knowledge of best practices and experience in own discipline to provide and improve services. Takes a new perspective to solve complex problems. Works independently and receives minimal guidance. Acts as a resource for colleagues with less experience. May direct the work of other staff members.
ERCOT Regulatory Analyst Austin, TX 78703
LCRA is looking for an ERCOT Regulatory Analyst to join our team. As part of LCRA’s Regulatory Affairs group, your expertise will contribute to regulatory initiatives in an organization that strives to enhance the quality of life of the Texans we serve. You are someone with a passion for the electric utility industry and can provide hands-on support for our internal clients throughout LCRA, including wholesale power, transmission, and information technology, and engage with regulators, industry groups, and peers at other companies. We are a team that thrives on finding innovative ways to represent our organization, improve processes and work collaboratively with other energy sector stakeholders to advocate for LCRA and its customers.
Energy Services Electrician II La Grange, TX
At an intermediate level, repairs, installs, replaces and tests electrical circuits, equipment and appliances in a facilities or other non-energy services environment. This position utilizes knowledge and experience in own discipline but is still building higher-level knowledge and skills. Receives a moderate level of guidance and direction from supervisor, manager and/or more experienced colleagues
Category Manager Sr Austin, TX 78703
LCRA is looking for a Category Manager Sr. to join our Construction Delivery Team in Supply Chain. As a part of the Construction Delivery Team, you will serve as the single point of contact for Supply Chain from design to final completion of construction using your expertise to recommend appropriate project delivery methods, source suppliers, and administer contracts. Our ideal candidate is an someone with in-depth knowledge of the construction procurement and alternative project delivery methods.
Remote Sensing Technician Austin, TX 78744
***This is a hybrid position, working in the Austin, Texas office twice a week, and three days remote!*** LCRA is looking for a Remote Sensing Technician to join our team. As part of this team, your skills and talents will contribute to the development of 2D and 3D geospatial products from data captured by UAS (Unmanned Aircraft Systems) or other remotely sensed applications. Our ideal candidate will have experience in the processing of LiDAR scan data, orthophotography, still photography, and video. We are a team that thrives on finding innovative solutions, improving processes, and working collaboratively with other teams across LCRA. If you are detail oriented, ambitious, and passionate about what you do, this is the team for you.

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