Are you an experienced professional with an interest in public utility regulation? Connecticut’s Public Utilities Regulatory Authority (PURA) currently has the following job openings.

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 Title  Position Highlights  Office/Unit  Application Deadline
Rate Specialist

PURA currently has an exciting opportunity for an energy professional to join the Office of Technical and Regulatory Analysis as a Rate Specialist (similar to a Research Analyst). The Rate Specialist will be a member of the Reliability, Security, and Resilience (RSR) unit and support PURA’s Equitable Modern Grid initiative. RSR unit is responsible for overseeing the following:

  • Grid modernization
  • Distributed renewable energy resources
  • Resilience of critical infrastructure against the impacts of climate change
  • The utilities preparedness for emergency weather events and cybersecurity incidents
  • Expansion of broadband across the state

These activities may include performing complex and technical analyses, leading public outreach efforts, participating in working groups, as well as supporting traditional utility ratemaking proceedings and investigations. Most work will focus on electric and telecommunications critical infrastructure sectors, but may also include other energy and utility fields, such as gas and water.

The position will be located at Ten Franklin Square, New Britain, Connecticut, with an opportunity for a hybrid teleworking arrangement.

This position is 40 hours per week, Monday - Friday, between the hours of 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

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Reliability, Security, and Resilience (RSR) unit November 24, 2022
 Research Analyst The Public Utilities Regulatory Authority (PURA) currently has an exciting opportunity for an energy professional to join the Clean and Affordable Energy (CAE) unit within the Office of Technical and Regulatory Analysis as a Research Analyst located in New Britain.

Position Details

The CAE Unit is tasked with oversight of the statutory and public policy programs that seek to increase the deployment of clean energy and improve customer affordability, along with the associated utility regulatory ratemaking processes and mechanisms. Further, CAE staff support the ongoing efforts of PURA’s Equitable Modern Grid (EMG) initiative to enhance customer access to clean and affordable service, in support of the state’s climate and renewable energy goals. For example, the CAE Unit is responsible for overseeing the following programs:

In addition, CAE staff may assist other units with PURA’s performance-based regulation framework, utility rate cases, and other matters. Most work will focus on the electric utility industry, but may also include other utilities, such as gas and water.
 
The position will be located at Ten Franklin Square, New Britain, Connecticut, with an opportunity for a hybrid teleworking arrangement.

This position is 40 hours per week, Monday-Friday, between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.

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Clean and Affordable Energy (CAE) Unit  November 23, 2022