Job Overview


Western Area Power Administration - Serving the West with Federal Hydropower. We offer career opportunities in a fast-paced, dynamic electric utility industry. We market federally produced hydropower from more than 50 powerplants across the central and western United States and operate and maintain over 17,000 miles of high-voltage transmission lines. The Western Area Power Administration is one of four power marketing administrations within the Department of Energy .

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Western Area Power Administration, Corporate Services Office, Office of the Chief Financial Officer, Financial Management, Fiscal Operations (A8210).

12155 West Alameda Parkway

Lakewood, CO 80228 

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Serves as technical expert in all matters relating to accounts payable and the disbursement of Federal funds. Provides technical guidance and direction to the Corporate Services Office (CSO) and the Regional Office management and staff. The incumbent is responsible for a wide variety of disbursements and technical accounting work within Western Area Power Administration's (Western) automated financial management system. Performs work which includes invoices, purchase orders, inquiry and control. As team lead, provides technical direction to Western Payment Service Center accounting technicians. Collaborates with other team leads and supervisor to accomplish unit goals.