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Financial Planning & Modeling Analyst Sr Austin, TX 78703
Do you have a passion for financial planning, modeling, and forecasting? Do you enjoy working with business owners across an organization, performing scenario analysis to drive business decisions, and understanding the inner workings of financial planning applications? If so, then we have a job for you! We are seeking to find a Financial Planning & Modeling Analyst Sr to join our team! The Financial Planning and Modeling group is responsible for developing the budget plan and forecasting for the organization. We work with all areas of the organization to help provide valuable financial analysis and data to make crucial business decisions that impact the communities that LCRA serves.
Materials Specialist II La Grange, TX
LCRA is looking for a motivated individual to join our Supply Chain team to grow with us as a Material Specialist II! This position would be providing on-site support for our warehouse at the Fayette Power Project (FPP), located in La Grange. In this role you will take on various material handling functions, including coordinating and expediting materials and supplies from on-site warehouses, inventory management, cycle counts, receiving, order picking and staging, and customer service with walk-up requests at the counter. Our mission is to enhance the lives of the Texans we serve and our teams are dedicated to service with safety as a top priority! If you enjoy taking initiative to find creative ways to tackle challenging problems and use your knowledge of standard processes and experience to provide and improve services, we would like to talk to you!
Transmission Equipment Operator II Austin, TX 78744
LCRA is looking for a Transmission Equipment Operator to join our team that builds the crucial infrastructure of Central Texas. This role's workplace will be in the phenomenal Texas outdoors. As a member of our construction team, you will have the opportunity to travel across Central Texas to various work sites (with travel accommodations provided). You will work with a skilled team and receive valuable training through on-the-job experiences as well as set training curriculum. If you are looking to work your way up in a great company that provides for the local community, for amazing benefits and training and to be part of our mission to enhance the lives of Central Texans, this is the job for you!
Strategic Initiatives Analyst I Austin, TX 78703
Are you looking for a high-impact role in the energy space? LCRA’s Strategic Initiatives and Transformation team is looking for an Analyst to implement company-wide strategies that achieve LCRA’s vision and goals! An analyst provides support in the form of market research, quantitative analysis, strategic recommendations, and thought leadership to high impact cross-functional projects and critical initiatives. Projects may include deep dives into new technologies such as quantum computing, artificial intelligence, geothermal energy, carbon sequestration, and water conservation; providing analysis and building forecasts for business growth areas in Water, Transmission, or Wholesale Power; or managing other strategic projects. LCRA is a service-oriented organization with a mission to enhance the lives of the Texans we serve. We offer the opportunity to gain varied experience working on unique projects with diverse internal and external partners. You'll receive a high level of exposure to decision-makers, and can carve your specialty as a subject matter expert within an industry facing transformational change!
Finance and Visualization Analyst Sr. (Ops & Business Analyst) Austin, TX 78744
***This is a hybrid job working in the Austin, TX office 2 days a week and 3 remote. Do you enjoy solving sophisticated problems in an encouraging group environment? Then we'd love to visit! For this role we are seeking a highly motivated candidate to join our group as an Operations & Business Analyst. This role needs someone with strong financial, budgeting and analytical skills to join a small flexible team reporting directly to the Director of Business Performance. Our ideal applicant will have proven abilities in estimating, budgeting, financial analysis and reporting. Additionally, this person can articulate financial needs to business owners and guide others toward sound financial decisions. If you like visualization, you will love this role! We use Oracle DV as the visualization tool to communicate both financial and operational updates to our business segments. This position will also support strategic and scenario planning as well as operational improvement initiatives. At LCRA, our mission is to enhance the quality of life of the Texans we serve through water stewardship, energy and community service. We look forward to hearing how we can accomplish our mission together!
Deputy Emergency Management Coordinator Austin, TX 78703
LCRA is looking for a Deputy Emergency Management Coordinator to join our team. As part of LCRA's Public Safety team, your emergency management expertise will contribute to developing and maintaining plans and annexes, assisting in coordination and development of disaster and response exercises, maintaining of the readiness of the emergency operations center, coordination of response activities when notified of emergency conditions and developing and maintaining relationships with various internal and external stakeholders.
Instrumentation & Control Technician Sr La Grange, TX
Are you an experienced Instrumentation & Control Technician looking for an exciting opportunity to showcase your skills? Look no further! Lower Colorado River Authority, a world-class organization, is currently seeking a highly skilled and ambitious individual to join our team! In this role you will have the unique opportunity to work at the forefront of maintenance in La Grange, TX. You will be responsible for the detailed installation, testing, calibration, maintenance, and repair of instrumentation, control equipment, analyzing equipment, and related systems. Your expertise and proven experience will be crucial in providing outstanding services and continuously improving our operations. With minimal guidance, you will independently solve complex problems and act as a valuable resource for colleagues. Join our mission is to improve the lives of Central Texas and our teams are dedicated to service with safety as a top priority!
Project Scheduler Austin, TX 78703
Are you a dedicated team member eager to be at the forefront of driving continued efforts towards project management standard methodologies and making a positive impact to the central Texas community? We are looking for an experienced Project Scheduler (position title is Business Systems Analyst Sr.) to join the PMO’s Project Controls team in a SME and trainer capacity. Our team supports 400+ PMO-led projects across our organization in various areas from technology to construction. The candidate to be selected for this role must have proven hands-on experience using Primavera (P6) scheduling software and training individuals and teams. This is a hybrid position, working at the General Office Complex in Austin, TX a minimum of two days per week based on current policies subject to change.
Category Manager II Austin, TX 78703
Looking for a company that values excellence, teamwork, and creativity? If you have a passion for being part of a community dedicated to improving the quality of life for central Texans, then LCRA may be the right fit for you! We are currently hiring a Category Manager II to join our supply chain team! In this role, you will be responsible for purchasing services and materials, developing sourcing strategies, maintaining supplier relationships, ensuring contract compliance, and collaborating with key individuals across LCRA. Our ideal candidate will strive for excellence in all areas while exemplifying LCRA’s values of focusing on service, taking initiative, showing respect, operating with integrity, and focusing on safety. Join LCRA today and be part of a world-class team that is dedicated to making a positive impact in the lives of central Texans and the communities we serve.
Network Field Technician II Austin, TX 78744
The LCRA Telecom team is searching for a Land Mobile Radio Technician II! LCRA Telecom is dedicated to keeping LCRA and its customers connected. As a team, we operate and maintain one of the largest and most sophisticated private communications networks in Texas including a state-of-the-art 700/900 MHz Critical Communications radio system. LCRA provides critical communications services for a diverse customer base including utilities, transit systems, flood warning management, school districts, public safety as well as internal LCRA customers. Our mission is to improve the lives of Central Texas and our teams are dedicated to service with safety focus as top priority!
Engineering Associate II - FPP La Grange, TX
At LCRA, we have an immediate opening for a candidate with a mechanical engineering experience to work as a power plant engineer! Power plant engineers are key functions to support the reliable supply of electricity to the people of central Texas. There will be learning on the job, use of engineering principles, and phenomenal comradery with co-workers in a friendly environment. We will help you strive for excellence in all areas of your work while exemplifying LCRA’s values of focusing on service, taking initiative, showing respect, operating with integrity, and focusing on safety!
Transmission Line Engineer: Operations and Maintenance Austin, TX 78744
Based in Austin, this is a hybrid role - 2 days in the office per week. Transmission line and telecommunications engineers with experience in lattice tower and foundations design and with the ability to gain your Professional Engineer licensure within 1 year are encouraged to apply. At LCRA, our Mission is to enhance the quality of life of the Texans we serve through water stewardship, energy and community service and with a Vision to be the public utility that sets the standard for excellence. We are an organization with a strong focus on our people through a culture of learning and development and an emphasis on teamwork, organizational development and strong internal communications.
Environmental Coordinator II Austin, TX 78703
LCRA is seeking to find an Environmental Coordinator to join our team! As part of the Environmental Permitting and Compliance team, you will lead U.S. Army Corps of Engineers permitting, Endangered Species Act compliance, and storm water permitting efforts for LCRA water supply infrastructure projects. This role effectively communicates compliance requirements to LCRA project engineers, operations, and outside contractors. The successful candidate will develop applications for environmental permitting, regulatory filings, and environmental plans and procedures. The successful candidate is an analytical thinker and flexible problem solver with the ability to balance competing demands, attention to detail, and build consensus. The Environmental Coordinator II applies independent judgment and discretion when tackling complex situations in order to deliver solutions that are compliant and customer-focused, and will strive for excellence in all areas of your work while exemplifying LCRA’s values of focusing on service, taking initiative, showing respect, operating with integrity, and focusing on safety.
Civil Engineer Sr. Austin, TX 78703
Water Quality Protection team is looking for a senior engineer with strong technical capabilities to support the Water Quality Engineering & Planning program. The program implements water quality protection ordinances through comprehensive plan reviews and inspections for new developments and dredging projects in the Highland Lakes region. This position plays a meaningful role in protecting the water supply for more than a million people. Our mission is to improve the lives of Central Texas and our teams are dedicated to service with safety as a top priority!
Transmission Systems Operations Trainer II Austin, TX 78744
At an intermediate level, trains others in the real-time operation and control of LCRA transmission systems at the Systems Operation Control Center (SOCC). Designs, delivers and coordinates technical and operational training on various aspects of operating a transmission operations center (e.g., switching procedures and scenarios, transmission equipment, emergency operations, etc.) Assists in 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.
Utility Safety Specialist II (Power Generation) La Grange, TX
Here at LCRA, we are searching for a top-tier Safety Professional who wants to make a positive impact on the lives of fellow Texans! The LCRA Safety Services Team is looking for you if you are ready to contribute to our growing team and provide a full range of safety and health support to our power generation personnel and operations. We have an opening for a Utility Safety Specialist that understands how to positively engage with all levels of employees at our generation site in La Grange. As our Safety Team rolls out the latest safety principles and practices, our ideal candidate will have the opportunity to apply these industry best practices and provide relevant input regarding programs and policies. We truly believe that good hearted, professional engagement within the operations can make a huge difference to those who work in this environment. If this sounds exciting and you have the right technical and interpersonal skills, including the ability to multi-task and prioritize work, and will strive for excellence in all areas of your work while exemplifying LCRA’s values of focusing on service, taking initiative, showing respect, operating with integrity, and focusing on safety, take the next step!
Asset Engineering Analyst Austin, TX 78744
***This position is a hybrid position, working in the Austin, TX office 2 days a week and 3 remote. Relocation allowance is available and will be reviewed at time of offer. Do you enjoy working with different engineering fields and engaging with other perspectives across your company? LCRA's Asset Engineering group currently has an opportunity for an experienced, dedicated, professional that will contribute to the full implementation of the essential infrastructure of Texas in an organization that strives to improve the quality of life of the communities we serve. You have knowledge of Power Transmission Engineering technologies such as transmission line, substation, civil, structural, or telecommunications. We are a team that thrives with finding innovative ways to accomplish our work, improve processes and interact collaboratively with colleagues across the organization. Your role will directly support our asset unitization process that ensures LCRA meets it financial and regulatory goals. You enjoy a detailed challenge and pulling all the pieces together from varied information sources. If you have these skills and are seeking a new role working with a phenomenal company, with a diverse culture that values its employees this is your opportunity to join our team in Austin Texas! LCRA offers a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, 401k matching up to 8%, sick and vacation leave and more. You are probably wondering if we are in the office or working remotely? Our approach focuses on the balance between teamwork and flexibility which means we are currently in a hybrid schedule; you will spend two days of your week at the office and have the option to work three days remotely.
Transmission Operations Engineer (Electrical Engineer) Austin, TX 78744
***This is a hybrid position - 2 days in office, 3 remote. Relocation support is available and will be visited at time of offer. Working in Transmission Operations at LCRA is working in the heart of the electric grid in Texas. The successful candidate must demonstrate the capability to contribute to a dynamic team that is instrumental in the execution of hundreds of millions of dollars of projects, responding to rapid expansion of renewables, proactively managing grid congestion, analyzing large data sets, developing specialized software, driving continuous improvement, and creating automated solutions to solve complex challenges.
Supervisor, Transmission Learning and Development Austin, TX 78744
Transmission Learning & Development is growing! We're currently looking for a learning and development professional to supervise our departmental training group. In this new role you will manage the daily activities of a small group of learning specialists passionate about understanding the training needs of our various departments and building learning solutions to meet those needs. Our ideal teammate has experience designing and building training programs and understands the value and importance of program evaluation and measurement.
Commercial Contract Agent Sr Austin, TX 78703
At LCRA, we are looking for a Commercial Contracts Agent to join our Commercial Contract Group in Supply Chain! As a part of our team, you will serve as a liaison between stakeholders and suppliers using your expertise to develop and negotiate contracts which safeguard LCRA’s interests. Our ideal candidate is someone with in-depth knowledge of the contract lifecycle and an expert negotiator.

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