Power System Engineer
Power System Engineer Senior
Power System Engineer OR Power System Engineer Sr
This position will report to the Program Manager, Distributed Energy Resources in the Advanced Technology workgroup under Smart Grid and System Operations. This engineer will play a key role in Austin Energy’s DER roadmap with a focus on grid-scale battery storage systems. This position will coordinate between internal Austin Energy departments and external vendors. This position will work in an office and field setting.
The City of Austin employment application is an official document; incomplete applications will not be considered. Please be sure that your application is a reflection of your entire work history. Describe your specific experience for each position. Include all job duties, responsibilities, and employment dates. Any gaps in employment must have an explanation and dates of unemployment.
Resumes will not be accepted. Statements such as “see resume” will not be accepted. You may use “N/A” for fields that are not applicable. Starting salary will be based on overall relevant experience from your employment application.
The responses to the supplemental questions must reference the employment history listed in the employment history section. Once the requisition has closed, the application cannot be changed to update work history, supplemental questions, or any other information.
We reserve the right to verify high school and college education for the top candidate(s).
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Candidates selected for interview(s) may be required to complete an assessment(s) approved by Municipal Civil Service process, Rule 4.
GOOD STANDING COA EMPLOYEES:
Employees, in Good Standing, who are candidates within the department/division that the position resides in and who meet the minimum and preferred qualifications (if any) of the position will be included in the initial interview. Department/division employee must remain in Good Standing through the Top Candidate Selection phase at which time the Good Standing status will be re-verified.
VETERAN INTERVIEW PREFERENCE:
Military/Veterans must provide a copy of their DD214 verifying honorable discharge, at the time of initial interview to receive military/veteran interview preference.
This position must travel between various locations to meet with vendors as part of the regular job duties.
CRIMINAL HISTORY BACKGROUND CHECK:
The top candidate will be subject to a minimum 10 year criminal history background check.
FAIR LABOR STANDARDS ACT:
This position is considered FLSA Exempt.
Exempt employees are salaried employees and, except as provided, are not eligible for overtime compensation.
CLOSING OF REQUISITION:
Please note that Austin Energy may close the job posting at any time after 7 days from the date of the initial advertisement.
PSE: $34.80 – $47.43
PSE Sr: $39.07 – $54.28Hours
Monday – Friday
8:00 A.M. – 5:00 P.M.
Shift may change according to departmental needs.
Additional hours may be required to work outside of regular schedule.Job Close Date
For the Duties, Functions and Responsibilities of this position, please click the appropriate job description below:
Power System Engineer Job Description
Power System Engineer Senior Job DescriptionKnowledge, Skills and Abilities
For the Knowledge, Skills and Abilities of this position, please click the appropriate job description below:
Power System Engineer Job Description
Power System Engineer Senior Job DescriptionCriminal Background Investigation This position has been approved for a Criminal Background Investigation. EEO/ADA
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