You are viewing a preview of this job. Log in or register to view more details about this job.

Environmental Engineer II

At LCRA, we are 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. Our mission is to improve the lives of Central Texas and our teams are dedicated to service with safety focus as top priority! 


You will be trusted to:

- Perform a variety of progressively responsible engineering assignments involving engineering principles. Under limited supervision of a Texas licensed Professional Engineer.
- Work with a professional engineer to identify, implement and manage all applicable environmental regulations. Analyze proposed regulations to identify impact on LCRA assets. Including but not limited to engineering tools for emission and effluent tracking, statistical analysis, predictive analysis etc.
- Complete engineering projects and design work involving adaptations and modifications to systems, equipment, materials, costs and procedures. Work with a Professional Engineer to perform system analysis, build predictive tools, and provide in-depth regulatory or engineering analysis.
- Collect data to prepare SPCC Plans for electrical substations, dams and other facilities.
- Maintain knowledge of engineering principles and enhance knowledge of LCRA equipment and systems.

You qualify with:

- Bachelors degree in engineering, engineering technology, engineering physics, biosystems engineering, mathematical science, physical science or related science plus one or more years of post-Bachelors engineering experience relating to the area of engineering specialization required to perform the job.   
- Driver's license

You are a great fit with:

- 2 - 3 years engineering experience
- Experience writing Spill Prevention Control and Countermeasures (SPCC) Plans in compliance with requirements under 40 Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) Part 112.
- Experience with the Clean Air Act (CAA), Clean Water Act (CWA), the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA), the TexasRisk Reduction Program (TRRP), and Edwards Aquifer requirements and regulations.
- Experience in designing and interpreting diagrams, schematics, and drawings, including experience in computer aided drafting.
- An Engineer in Training (EIT) Engineer in Training and meet qualifications to sit for Texas Professional Engineer Exam within four years of hiring date, or within a reasonable amount of time based on prior engineering experience.


You gain:

- Competitive salary & medical, dental, vision and legal insurance

- Paid time off, including time for vacation, sick and family care leave

- 401(k) match up to 8% that includes a student loan 401(k) contribution program option

- Life and disability insurance

- Wellness program including wellness incentive

- Extensive learning & development programs

And more - all to create a compelling and rewarding work environment.


Equal Opportunity Employer

LCRA provides equal employment opportunities and a work environment free of discrimination and harassment.  All employment decisions at LCRA are based on business need, job requirement and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, genetic information, or veteran status in accordance with applicable federal and state legal requirements governing nondiscrimination in employment.