Careers at Austin Energy

power line crew at work

It takes a wide range of skills sets to run an electric utility. Austin Energy's jobs include professional, technical, and administrative positions.

View Current Job Openings

Austin Energy's current job openings are listed with the City of Austin.

View current job openings

On the City of Austin Career website, you can:

  • apply online
  • create and store an online resume for future openings
  • download the Application Guide

Employment Questions

Direct your questions about Austin Energy jobs to 512-322-6523.

Pay and Benefits

Austin Energy enjoys the same pay and benefits package as other City of Austin departments. The City has structured pay and benefits to attract and retain quality employees.

For complete package details, visit the City of Austin Pay and Benefits page.

Leadership Associate Program

The Leadership Associate Program offers career opportunities for recent college graduates in engineering, information technology, business, and science disciplines. The program includes a paid, full-time, two-year employment opportunity.

Learn more about the Leadership Associate Program 

Culture and Diversity Awareness

Austin Energy is committed to creating an environment which supports and encourages diversity in the workplace.

The Culture and Diversity Council (CDC) is an employee group that promotes the value of diversity. The CDC provides opportunities for all employees to learn and develop an awareness of the impact of diversity in both their personal and professional lives.

Through communication, employee involvement, and educational events, the CDC promotes and facilitates organizational culture change.

Austin Energy's diversity awareness effort brings attention to the attitudes we have towards others who are different from us. It provides opportunities for our employees to begin to recognize those differences and to learn to get beyond cultural barriers.

As a department of the City of Austin, Austin Energy is an Equal Opportunity Employer and follows all City hiring practices.

Last Updated: 6/15/18

Customer Services
Disability Assistance

TDD: 512-477-3663
Relay Texas: 7-1-1

City of Austin ADA Office

Report Outages
All types of good info at the #CCRF!
Our team spent several hours at Travis High School last night getting it ready for our big Community Connections Re…
TODAY is the day! We’ll be out at Travis High from 11:30 a.m.-4 p.m. for the Community Connections Resource Fair al…


Follow Us