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Fossil Control Room Operator Bastrop, TX
Power has never been more important and vital as are the operators that help provide it to the customers. As a Plant Control Room Operator, you will be a part of a team that is integral to providing and maintaining electrical power to Texas. This role is a fast paced, hands on, and physical and mental challenge for those looking to get into the utility industry with the opportunity for growth, especially within LCRA.
Asset Manager Austin, TX 78703
LCRA is looking for an Asset Manager to join our team. As a part of LCRA’s Asset Management team, your expertise will primarily contribute to power generation and other initiatives in an organization that strives to enhance the quality of life of the Texans we serve. You are someone with authoritative knowledge of generating power systems and principles and can provide asset economic analysis to leadership.
Project Analyst Sr Austin, TX 78744
Ready to be part of a team and truly make a positive impact on the lives of fellow Texans? Right now is an exciting time to work in the electric utility industry as Texas is one of the fastest growing economies and population in the United States! LCRA is looking for a highly motivated Project Analyst Senior to join the Transmission Project Management Office. The types of projects that you will support includes Transmission Lines, Substations, and Telecom projects.
Vehicle Fleet Mechanic Sr Austin, TX 78744
Do you have a call to serve others and want to work for an organization with a mission to help? Look no further! Headquartered in Austin, Texas, LCRA is a billion-dollar public enterprise that exists to improve the quality of life of the people of Texas through water stewardship, energy and community service, and we’ve been doing it since 1934. This hydraulic mechanic role is crucial to the success of LCRA's fleet team, ranked in the TOP 50 leading fleet teams in the country! If you are looking for a role that will trust you to diagnose and repair complex problems using your expertise, teach you about high-quality operations, while giving you the sense of accomplishment that comes from ensuring our employees and customers are safe while using our bucket trucks, boom trucks, and cranes, then we have the opportunity for you. We provide all the tools you will need; you do not have to buy your own. This position could select from one of the two following schedules, with overtime as workload requires. Mon-Fri from 6am-2:30pm OR Mon-Thu from 6am-4:30pm.
Supv, Logistics Austin, TX 78744
LCRA is looking for a motivated individual to join our Supply Chain team who will support growth and process improvement as a Logistics Supervisor. This role will be providing on-site support at our Dalchau Service Center Inventory Warehouse, located in Austin. This position will have responsibility for various inventory warehouse functions including, but not limited to, coordination and direction of shipping, receiving and stockroom activities for multiple warehouses, storage areas and laydown yards throughout various enterprise facilities. If you enjoy taking initiative to find creative ways to solve complex problems and use your knowledge of best practices and experience to provide and improve service, we would like to talk to you!
Strategic Initiatives Intern III Austin, TX 78703
Are you interested in a high-impact role in the water and energy spaces? LCRA’s Strategy team is looking for a student who is passionate about the energy sector and wants real-word experience contributing to the execution of company-wide initiatives! You will provide support in the form of market research, quantitative analysis, strategic recommendations, and thought leadership to high impact cross-functional projects. Topic areas could include new technologies such as battery storage, distributed energy resources, mobile workforce, and hydrogen; employee engagement and return to work strategies; organizational change; and government funding. Send us your resume if you would like to join a committed and hardworking strategy team that strives to achieve LCRA’s vision and goals by enhancing the lives of Central Texans! Position can run part-time through the Fall/Spring semesters, or full-time over the Summer. Start and end dates are negotiable. Intern assignments do not exceed 120 calendar days.
Substation Electrician II - Uvalde, TX Uvalde, Tx
LCRA is looking for a Substation Electrician 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 maintenance 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!
Plant Environmental Support Intern IV Austin, TX 78732
LCRA is looking for an energetic environmentally focused summer intern to join the Plant Environmental Support team. This role's workplace will be in the phenomenal Texas outdoors. As a member of our Plant Environmental Support team, you will have the opportunity to travel between the power plants working with skilled environmental compliance team members. You will receive valuable career insight through on-the-job training in environmental media (primarily wastewater). If you are interested in an environmental career but are not sure what your focus should be, this job is for you. Our ideal candidate will have excellent attention to detail, 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.
Transmission System Operator Austin, TX 78744
At a senior level, coordinates, monitors, and evaluates the real-time operation and control of LCRA transmission grid at the System Operations Control Center (SOCC). Coordinates and performs switching of LCRA TSC, customer, and leased transmission lines, working with maintenance personnel in restoration efforts to safely and efficiently restore power to the end-use customer. Performs complex engineering analysis and calculations necessary for real-time line loading functions and load flow functions in order to adapt to changing system conditions. Works independently and receives minimal guidance. Acts as a resource for colleagues with less experience. May direct the work of other staff members.
Business Analyst Summer Intern II Austin, TX 78703
The Lower Colorado River Authority is seeking college students with strong liberal arts backgrounds for the LCRA Business Analyst Intern Program. This unique program is looking for students who are in programs that require: 1) reading of a large number of substantial textual sources; 2) critical analysis of the ideas presented in the sources; 3) abstract problem solving; 4) logical argumentation and defense of complex abstract ideas; 5) significant experience writing analytical documents, and 6) excellent skills in communicating and presenting complex topics. This is an opportunity to apply the skills commonly used in philosophy, history, and literature to a business environment. The LCRA Business Analyst Intern Program recognizes that some of the most important skills needed for professional success – reading comprehension, clear writing, abstract reasoning, and critical thinking – are developed through a liberal arts education. These skills are in short supply in the modern business environment and are critical to LCRA’s success in carrying out its mission. Incumbents will serve in one of the departments that report to the LCRA’s Chief Administrative Officer (CAO). The CAO oversees a wide portfolio of functions that includes digital services (IT), cybersecurity, service quality and planning, public safety, and project management. Incumbents will work on projects and daily assignments that leverage their aptitude for writing, critical thinking, communication, and problem solving. Incumbents’ work may involve departmental strategic planning, development of policy, process improvement, and providing research and recommendations on resource allocation. The LCRA Business Analyst Intern Program provides incumbents with ongoing mentorship and training designed for liberal arts students who wish to develop into future business leaders.
Engineering Intern III- Wholesale Power Bastrop, TX, La Grange, TX, Marble Falls, TX
Are you looking for an exciting hands on experience working in Wholesale Power Engineering? We are looking for top level Electrical/Mechanical/Civil Engineering students in their Sophomore or Junior years. In our program you will gain experience performing engineering related tasks such as calculations, produce/review construction drawings, visit project sites, and observe and inspect construction progress. Our interns work under the direct supervision and direction of an engineering mentor to ensure the highest quality learning experience.
Trans Construction Worker I 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!
Entry Level - Engineering Associate II Austin, TX 78744
LCRA is looking for an Environmental Professional to join our Environmental Affairs team. Your expertise in environmental engineering and regulatory compliance will provide support primarily with the planning and execution of transmission utility infrastructure projects in Texas. This position prefers applicant be an Engineer in Training ( EIT) certified by the State of Texas and to pass the Texas Professional Engineering Exam within four years of hiring date, or within a reasonable amount of time based on prior engineering experience.
Substation Electrician I Austin, TX 78732
LCRA is looking for a Substation Electrician 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!
Panel Fabricator II Austin, TX 78744
LCRA is looking for a motivated individual to join our panel fabrication team, that plays an important role in the electric utility industry of central Texas. As a panel fabricator, you will construct and wire transmission-related panels, sub panels and cabinets. If you want to join a great company that provides excellent benefits and training and be part of our mission to enhance the lives of our local community, this is the job for you.
LCRA Laboratory Analyst – Organic Sample Prep. Austin, TX 78744
Join a unique environmental laboratory team that operates in a high-production facility receiving water quality samples from across the state. As part of the LCRA laboratory, this role is suited for those who enjoy working in laboratory setting, collaborating in a team environment while having individual assigned duties. You will prepare water samples for analysis by using several extraction techniques. This includes solid phase extraction, micro solvent extraction, and cell lysing. You will work directly with the Organic team daily, communicate any sample/production issues to senior staff and the supervisor, and at times cross-train and provide support in other areas of the laboratory. You will be primarily working on independent tasks performing similar duties every day, and attention to detail is critical. This role is an integral part of the laboratory operations and LCRA’s mission “To enhance the quality of life of the Texans we serve through water stewardship, energy, and community service”.
Parks Operations Coord II Bastrop, TX
Would you enjoy working in in a beautiful park setting and being part of a dynamic goal-oriented team focused on maintaining stellar amenities and providing outstanding service? If the answer is yes, LCRA Parks may be the dream job you've been searching for!
Instrumentation & Control Technician Sr Bastrop, TX
At a senior level, is responsible for performing installation, testing, calibration, maintenance, and repair of instrumentation, control equipment, monitoring equipment and related systems. This position utilizes indepth 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.
Supv, Parks Matagorda Bay, TX
Do you enjoy the great outdoors and working with your mind as well as your hands? LCRA has over 40 parks across Texas, along the Colorado River, that attract outdoor enthusiasts from across the country. As the Supervisor of Parks, you will lead an diverse team while managing maintenance and light construction projects in our Coastal District Parks, located in Matagorda, Texas. We have three parks spreading from Colorado County to the Gulf of Mexico. Our flagship park is Matagorda Bay Nature Park were the Colorado River meets the Gulf of Mexico which offers, 24 miles of beach access, sleek Airstreams, beautiful bungalows and 60 full hookup campsites for visitors to enjoy. Furthermore, we host a wide array of events and activities to enhance the visitor experience. If this sounds appealing, and you’re bringing inspiration and innovation with you, apply today!
Substation Electrician I Austin, TX 78732
LCRA is looking for a Substation Electrician 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!

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