1+ months

Transmission Outage and Schedule Coordinator

Lower Colorado River Authority
Austin, Texas 78703
  • Job Type
  • Job Status
    Full Time

General Overview: At a senior level, reviews, coordinates and submits all LCRA TSC and customer transmission voltage system outage requests to the System Operations Control Center (SOCC) for ERCOT approval. 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.  Ensures the collaboration between the project management office (PMO), maintenance, construction, functional management groups and SOCC regarding outage requests and scheduling.

 Reviews and coordinates construction, maintenance and customer project transmission voltage outage requests. Makes recommendations to various groups regarding scheduling to best coordinate with other groups and projects.

 Prepares and submits documentation to SOCC for system review and scheduling approval with ERCOT.

 Identifies technical aspects of projects that require coordination between the PMO and functional management at project start-up.

 Ensures documentation for best practices regarding outage requests and cancellations to ensure that LCRA TSC meets ERCOT’s highest approval rating level.

 Provides technical expertise during the engineering project team design review of all future transmission projects.

 Performs work by traveling independently or with other staff to various locations as necessary in order to gather technical and operational project information.

 Serves on various internal committees. Builds and maintains effective relationships with internal and external customers and stakeholders.

 Develops and delivers various reports and presentations to management, staff and other stakeholders.

This general overview only includes essential functions of the job and does not imply that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee occupying this position. Employees will be required to follow any other job-related instruction and to perform any other job-related duties requested by supervisor or management.


Minimum Qualifications:

Nine or more years of experience in operations, maintenance or engineering related to high voltage transmission lines and substations. A degree(s) in engineering, electrical power theory or relevant field may be substituted per LCRA guidelines for certain years of experience.


Posted: 2020-07-29 Expires: 2020-10-27

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Transmission Outage and Schedule Coordinator

Lower Colorado River Authority
Austin, Texas 78703

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