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Lower Colorado River Authority Overview

Austin, TX
1001 to 5000 employees
1934
Government
State & Regional Agencies
$1 to $2 billion (USD) per year
Competitors

Unknown

LCRA provides a multitude of vital services to Texans, including delivering electricity, managing the water supply and environment of the lower Colorado River basin, providing public recreation areas, and supporting community development.

Mission: To enhance the quality of life of the Texans we serve through water stewardship, energy and community service.

Lower Colorado River Authority Reviews

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    Former Employee - Senior Project Manager in Austin, TX
    Former Employee - Senior Project Manager in Austin, TX
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    I worked at Lower Colorado River Authority full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    A public service organization - you feel like the work you do matters!

    Cons

    Some promotions from within suggest nepotism. The board of directors serve at the leisure of the Governor of Texas.

    Advice to Management

    Promote employees based on performance and skill set,

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Lower Colorado River Authority Interviews

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    Lead Accountant Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Austin, TX
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Lower Colorado River Authority (Austin, TX) in January 2016.

    Interview

    I met with three individuals. The interview took about an hour. A lot of questions were asked both about technical skills and interpersonal traits. The interviewers were all pleasant and treated me with respect. No decision was made. However, I was later offered the position.

    Interview Questions

    • Did I have experience in preparing financial statements?   1 Answer
    • How would I improve the internal control for the company?   Answer Question
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