Energy Management and Marketing Specialist Job in WATERTOWN, SD

Vacancy No. Department Department of Energy
Salary $80,584.00 to $117,878.00 Grade 03 to 04
Perm/Temp Permanent FT/PT Full-time
Open Date 1/12/2018 Close Date 1/25/2018
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Job Description (Please follow all instructions carefully)


  • Open & closing dates

    01/12/2018 to 01/25/2018

  • Salary

    $80,584 to $117,878 per year

  • Pay scale & grade

    AD 03 - 04

  • Work schedule

    Full-Time - Full Time

  • Appointment type



2 vacancies in the following location:

Relocation expenses reimbursed

Yes Relocation costs will be paid in accordance with FTR and agency budget.

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  • Duties



    (See Frequently Asked Questions for more information).

    Where would I be working?
    Western Area Power Administration
    Upper Great Plains Region
    Power Marketing
    Energy Management and Marketing (B6300)
    1330 41st Street SE
    Watertown, SD 57201

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    Learn more about this agency


    This position is part of the asset optimization group that develops and implements strategies for day-ahead resource offers, demand bids and Bilateral Settlement Schedules (BSS) to maximize the generation resources to serve firm load and optimize surplus generation revenue with the Southwest Power Pool (SPP) market. The incumbent is primarily responsible for formulating, submitting and verifying the demand bids in the SPP market for multiple settlement locations and asset owners. Coordinates hydro resources with the Corp of Engineers taking into account the physical and environmental limitations and outages during maintenance periods. Develops schedules and tags firm power allocations to Upper Great Plains customers in the east interconnected system.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Overnight travel may be required up to 1 day per month.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    All U.S. Citizens
    This position is also advertised to status candidates as a Merit Promotion announcement, vacancy # PMA-18-WB-61-MP.

    Questions? This job is open to 1 group.

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