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Outdoor Recreation Specialist - Parks Intern II Cedar Creek, TX
Enjoy the great outdoors and help LCRA Parks to connect youth and adults to the natural world through outdoor recreation & education. Promote stewardship of natural resources and greater understanding of our local ecosystems. Learn about LCRA Parks and adventures outside.
Public Safety Dispatcher II Austin, TX 78744
LCRA is looking for a Public Safety Dispatcher to join our team that protects the people, assets and interests of LCRA and the natural resources of Texas. As a member of the public safety dispatch team, you will dispatch resources, monitor security systems, and send notifications to various staff. Our ideal candidate will strive for excellence in all areas of their work and exemplify LCRA's values of focusing on service, taking initiative, showing respect, operating with integrity and focusing on safety.
Diagnostic Technician Sr. (San Angelo, Texas) San Angelo, TX
Technician will be working in electrical substations performing routine preventative maintenance testing as well as investigative testing on transmission and distribution substation equipment.(i.e. Transformers, breakers, circuit switchers....) Technician will need to be able to interpret test results and make accurate conclusions of equipment reliability. Technician will need to have great leadership qualities to lead his crew with minimum oversight, and have great communication skills to relay information to his Lead tech, Supervisor, and Reliability Engineers.
Substation Electrician II Austin, TX 78744
LCRA is looking for a Transmission Construction Worker 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!
Software Developer II Austin, TX 78703
LCRA is seeking a self-starter and experienced Software Developer to join our Market Systems team, and to directly support the Settlement and Billing functions of LCRA’s activities in the Texas electricity market. As part of your responsibilities, you will collaborate with the Market Systems software developers, and work closely with our Wholesale Energy and Transmission services business teams. You will have your own dedicated development environment with your own preferred IDE, as well as access to the Dev, Test, and Prod environments of our Oracle Utilities installation. You will leverage your expertise in ASP, ASP.NET, and IIS web technologies to review, study, and master the workings of our internal and external web portals. You will also have opportunities to innovate and improve on our custom integration tools. In this position you will also have the chance to expand your business knowledge in the transforming energy marketplace, and to develop software tools to support LCRA in integrating emerging energy technologies into our services to our customers.
Parks Customer Service Rep I Bastrop, TX
Do you enjoy the outdoors and being surround by nature? If so, then this job is a perfect fit for you! LCRA has an opportunity as a Parks Customer Service Representative I, where you can be a part of a great organization and enjoy nature and the outdoors. As our Parks Customer Service Representative I, you will have the opportunity to join our team at Lake Bastrop South Shore Park, a 176-acre park, located 30 miles East of Austin Bergstrom Airport. This serene park has 9 miles of multi-use trails, watercraft rentals, a covered pavilion, a mini golf course, climate controlled rental hall and a camp store for snacks and souvenirs. The 900-acre Lake Bastrop is perfect for fishing, water recreation or a weekend with the family! This position will assist with customer service, reservations, cash collections & reconciliations, prepare deposits, manage retail store inventories and coordinate facility rentals. If this sounds like a great fit for you we look forward to receiving your resume and having a new member join our parks team!
Category Buyer Austin, TX 78732
At an intermediate level, purchases supplies, materials, equipment, services, and construction to support enterprise-wide operations, ranging from corporate services to warehouse and construction projects. Drives value and mitigates risk for LCRA in performance of procurement activities. Supports category managers and department leadership in the execution of strategic sourcing strategies, warehouse operations, inventory management, and overall supply chain objectives. Learns to develop and leverage supplier relationships that return quality and value for LCRA internal and external customers. This position utilizes knowledge and experience but is still building higher-level knowledge and skills. Receives a moderate level of guidance from the supervisor, manager and/or experienced colleagues.
Park Program Coordinator II Matagorda Bay, TX
Do you enjoy seeing the waves crashing at the beach? If so, then this job is a perfect fit for you! LCRA has an opportunity as a Parks Program Coordinator II, where you can be a part of a great organization and enjoy nature and the outdoors. As our Parks Program Coordinator II, you will have the opportunity to join our team at LCRA’s 1,300 acre, Matagorda Bay Nature Park. Located 28 miles from Bay City, the serene park sits on the mouth of the Colorado River where it meets the Gulf of Mexico. The park has a learning center, visitor center, retail store, RV camping, and great programs for our guests. This position will lead and continue to develop programming to meet LCRA Parks goal to educate individuals and groups about the area’s ecosystem. We look forward to receiving your resume and having a new member join our parks team!
Safety Specialist II San Angelo, TX
The Resilience Team is excited to open a new position to help serve our Transmission department out in West Texas, home of the "Angelo State Rams". This position is a perfect growth opportunity for someone who is self-driven, passionate, and eager to become a part of the heartbeat here at LCRA. Our ideal candidate will possess strong communication and interpersonal skills, accompanied by strong technical and organizational skills, including the ability to multi-task and prioritize work, be self-sufficient in their work, and will strive for excellence in all areas of his/her work and exemplify LCRA’s values of focusing on service, taking initiative, showing respect, operating with integrity and focusing on safety.
Network Security Engineer Sr Austin, TX 78744
At a senior level, 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.
Controller Austin, TX 78703
LCRA is seeking a strategic leader for its Accounting function who will also serve as a key member of the finance leadership team. The Controller reports directly to the Chief Financial Officer and is responsible for all accounting functions including general ledger, fuel and asset accounting, accounts payable, billing and payroll, financial data systems, preparation of all required financial statements, and internal and external financial reporting. This position will provide strategic as well as tactical direction to the accounting function and will lead all aspects of ongoing development of the diverse, multi-disciplined accounting staff. Headquartered in Austin, Texas – LCRA has been electrifying the Texas Hill Country since 1934. We provide electricity and water for more than a million people, protect people from flooding on 600 miles of the lower Colorado River, and manage 11,000+ acres of parks. The responsibilities of the Accounting function are a critical foundation for all that we do.
Trans System Operation Coordinator Austin, TX 78744
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, safely coordinating multifaceted maintenance and capital project outages, responding to rapid expansion of renewables, proactively managing grid congestion, driving continuous improvement, and creating automated solutions to solve operational challenges.
Trans System Operator Austin, TX 78744
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 maintaining safety of personnel, ensuring the reliability of the electric grid, driving continuous improvement, and assisting with the creation of automated solutions to solve operational challenges. This position will be promoted to Trans System Operator upon achievement of NERC certification and completion of the LCRA System Operator training program.
Instrumentation & Control Technician La Grange, TX
At an intermediate level, is responsible for performing installation, testing, calibration, maintenance, and repair of instrumentation, control equipment, monitoring equipment and related systems. 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.
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.
Supplier Qlty Relationship Mgr Austin, TX 78744
LCRA is looking for a Supplier Quality Relationship Manager to join our team. You will serve a key role within the Supply Chain team, enhancing the quality of our materials and continue building on our supplier relationships. We are looking for someone who is collaborative, adept at building productive relationships, effectively managed continuous improvement and passionate about quality. Our ideal candidate will have proven experience in building a quality system and enhancing supplier quality relationships.
Substation Electrician I Austin, TX 78744
Learn to perform maintenance on substation equipment while working with an experienced team. A training program and on the job training is available to gain the knowledge needed to complete jobs safely and efficiently.
Project Manager - Operations Design and Construction Austin, TX 78703
LCRA is looking for a Project Manager to join our team. As a part of LCRA’s Operations PMO team, your experience will contribute to project initiatives in an organization that strives to enhance the quality of life of the Texans we serve. You have practical knowledge of project management principles and can provide driven hands-on leadership for design and construction projects within our Water, Facilities, Parks, and Wholesale Power Generation business areas. As a member of this team, you may travel across Central Texas to various project sites along the Lower Colorado River, from the Highland Lakes to Matagorda Bay, as needed to provide proper guidance and oversight of your assigned projects. We are a skilled and high-functioning team that pursues the most effective ways to support our organization, execute projects and provide reporting, improve processes, protect and develop our resources, and work collaboratively with others both internal and external to LCRA. Our ideal candidate for this position will have a solid technical background in the design and construction, repair, and improvement of facilities and critical infrastructure, as a project manager, engineer, architect, construction manager, and/or operations manager. Our ideal candidate will strive for excellence in all areas of their work and exemplify LCRA’s values of focusing on safety and service, taking initiative, showing respect, and operating with integrity.
Facility Construction Tech II Austin, TX 78744
LCRA has an opening for a facility construction technician in our facilities department. In this role you will perform various construction projects as well as repair and renovation projects. As our facility construction technician, you will be working with a highly diversified crew that performs a very diverse range of projects allowing for growth and development. If you are searching for an opportunity where you can strengthen your current skills and develop new skills, then consider this role. Please let me know if you are okay with this.
Senior Optimization Analyst - Data Focus Austin, TX 78703
LCRA is looking for a Senior Optimization Analyst with strong data experience to join our small team of analysts, charged with helping our stakeholders successfully complete a large variety of departmental and enterprise initiatives. Our work is primarily project-based, so if you enjoy variety in your day-to-day work then this is a good fit for you! Your role will focus heavily on systems and data, specifically creating and maintaining analytics and reporting that help cultivate excellence within the Enterprise Resources group. You’re proficient with all steps in the report or dashboard development process and have a knack for creating solutions that are informative, elegant, and user-friendly. But data isn’t all you’ll do. You’ll also jump in and help with other stakeholder efforts, ranging from supporting teams through our known annual enterprise processes to urgent “get-it-done” work and everything in-between. LCRA is looking for a Senior Optimization Analyst with strong data experience to join our small team of analysts, charged with helping our partners optimally complete a mixture of departmental and enterprise initiatives. Our work is primarily project-based, so if you enjoy variety in your day-to-day work then this is a good fit for you! Your role will focus heavily on systems and data, specifically creating and maintaining analytics and reporting that helps cultivate excellence within the Enterprise Operations group. You’re proficient with all steps in the report or dashboard development process and have a knack for creating solutions that are informative, elegant, and user-friendly. But data isn’t all you’ll do. Our team also jumps in and helps with other efforts, ranging from supporting teams through our known annual enterprise processes to urgent “get-it-done” work and everything in-between. Your technical proficiency is complimented by your communication and interpersonal skills, which are essential to developing strong relationships with our stakeholders and business partners. Our success is based on their success, so it’s key you’re comfortable building rapport and are viewed as a trustworthy, credible team member.

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