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Lake Ranger

at Brazos River Authority

Pay: $40725 to $51916/year
$40,725 to $51,916
Posted: 10/9/2019
Job Status: Full Time
Job Reference #: 1153171
Categories: Other/General
Keywords: online

Job Description

  • 01-Aug-2019 (CST)
  • Lake Granbury - Lake Ops
  • Granbury, TX, USA
  • $40,725 to $51,916
  • Other
  • Full Time

Announcement of Vacancy

Lake Ranger

Lake Granbury, Granbury, TX


SUMMARY OF POSITION: This is a Peace Officer position.  The purpose of this position is to provide law enforcement services for the Brazos River Authority (BRA) lakes, property, and facilities.  This is accomplished by securing critical infrastructure; conducting inspections; maintaining buoys; responding to emergency calls; performing flow operations during heavy rainfall events; assisting with permitting; and assuring water quality through environmental enforcement and education. Other duties include working holidays and weekends; occasionally being on-call and responding to after-hours call-outs; providing customer service to the general public; sustaining vessels and equipment; patrolling BRA waterways, facilities, parks and recreation areas; maintaining thorough and appropriate records of activities; preparing reports; completing other various administrative duties; and any other duties as assigned.


REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES: Ability to read papers, periodicals, journals, manuals, and dictionaries; ability to write reports, prepare business letters, expositions, and summaries with proper format, punctuation, spelling, and grammar, using all parts of speech.  The employee normally performs the job by following established standard operating procedures and/or policies. The employee may choose the appropriate procedure or policy. Knowledge and experience in the operation of boats is preferred.  Performance is reviewed periodically.


REQUIRED EDUCATION/ACCEPTABLE EXPERIENCE AND TRAINING: Work requires knowledge of a specific vocational, administrative, or technical nature which may be obtained with six months/one year of advanced study or training past the high school equivalency.  Experience of one or more years as a certified peace officer in Texas is preferred.


CERTIFICATES AND LICENSES REQUIRED:  Basic Certification and a current peace officer license by the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement Officer (TCOLE), Valid Texas Class C Driver's License and good driving record are required.


SALARY:  $40,725 to $51,916 annual. This is a non-exempt position.


BENEFITS: Medical, Dental, Vision, Retirement, 457/401, Life Insurance, LTD, Wellness Programs, Tuition Reimbursement


POSTING DATE:   August 1, 2019 


BRAZOS RIVER AUTHORITY: The BRA was created by the Texas Legislature in 1929 and exists to develop, manage and protect the water resources of the Brazos River Basin. Today, BRA's staff develops and distributes water supplies, provides water and wastewater treatment, monitors water quality, and pursues water conservation through public education programs. The BRA is looking for dedicated individuals who are team and customer-focused, perform their jobs ethically and with integrity, are adaptable and embrace diversity, seek innovative and creative ways to conduct business, have a desire to grow with a great organization, and are committed to the mission and goals of the BRA.


APPLICATION PROCEDURE: All applicants, including employees, must submit an online Application for Employment Form to the Brazos River Authority, by way of the Brazos River Authority Web site at  Click on Careers, then Employment Opportunities, then click here for a list of available positions, then click on the position to start the application process.    


Women and Minorities are Encouraged to Apply

The Brazos River Authority is an Equal Opportunity Employer