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WACO, TX Full time
Posted on November 5, 2017


The Brazos River Authority (EOE) in Waco, Texas is actively recruiting for the position of:

General Manager / CEO

The purpose of this position is to provide strategic leadership and management for the Brazos River Authority (BRA) by facilitating the implementation and execution of the mission, strategic plan, policies, objectives, and goals established by the Board of Directors; managing and directing staff; representing the BRA at the local, state, and national levels; and any other duties as directed by the Board.


Position requires a Bachelor's degree, plus at least ten years of progressively responsible experience in a leadership role. River Authority experience is preferred. Competitive salary commensurate with experience and a comprehensive benefits package is provided.


Please submit an on-line Application & résumé to the Brazos River Authority at  


The Brazos River Authority was created by the Texas Legislature in 1929 as the first government entity in the United States created specifically for the purpose of developing and managing the water resources of an entire river basin.

Today, the BRA's staff of more than 250 develop and distribute water supplies, provide water and wastewater treatment, monitor water quality, and pursue water conservation through public education programs.

The Brazos River Authority is entirely self-supporting, except for occasional governmental grants to help pay the costs of specific projects. The BRA does not levy or collect taxes; rather maintains and operates reservoirs and treatment systems using revenues from the customers it serves.