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Make A Fresh, Green Career Move

Online expert panel explain the “Transition to a Great Paying Green Job”

On Saturday January 15th, SolarFest and the 1786 Meeting House in Rupert are presenting a workshop of people who have already found exciting and profitable career opportunities in the trillion-dollar clean energy field. Join this online conversation to […]

Career Maps to Help Students Connect to Green Building Job Opportunities

Career Maps to Help Students Connect to Green Building Job Opportunities, the Green Generation Workforce Development Initiative is helping high school students prepare for quality, local careers in the growing green buildings sector. Read blog post here: https://irecusa.org/blog/workforce-development-training/using-career-maps-to-help-students-connect-learning-with-future-careers/.

Jobs and Climate Forum • Tuesday, October 19th, 6:30-7:30pm

Join Vermont Council on Rural Development and the Vermont Climate Economy Action Team for an Addison County Jobs and Climate Forum.

On Tuesday, October 19th from 6:30 to 7:30pm, join a virtual forum with local business leaders to hear how confronting the climate crisis can also create economic opportunities for Vermonters. Hear directly from […]

Vacancy Announcement for General Engineer in Building Technologies Office’s Building Energy Codes Program

 

DOE/EERE’s Building Technologies Office (BTO) is pleased to announce our intent to fill a position (General Engineer, GS-801-13) in our Building Energy Codes Program (BECP) in Washington D.C.

This general engineer/physical scientist position supports the BECP team, program manager and BTO Director by contributing to a variety of highly complex energy codes-related efficiency […]

Hiring a Sustainable Communities Program Director in VT

VNRC is currently looking to hire a Sustainable Communities Program Director. This individual will help guide policies and programs related to community development, land use planning, natural resource conservation, and climate resilience.

The Sustainable Communities Program Director will oversee VNRC’s work on local and state land use and community development policy; provide technical support […]

Higher Paying Jobs for Clean Energy

George Harvey

What a year it has been! It was just over a year ago that we went into an economic slump because of Covid-19. Many jobs were closed down to reduce levels of virus transmission, and we have had very high levels of unemployment. Fortunately, it looks like there is hope that […]

Despite COVID-19, More Than Half of Cleantech Firms Still Planning to Recruit in 2020

Hyperion Executive Search Surveyed Impact of COVID-19 on Cleantech

AUSTIN – Results from a recent survey conducted by Hyperion Executive Search, a global talent acquisition company that works exclusively with clean energy and e-mobility, found that despite COVID-19, most cleantech companies plan to expand in 2020. Sixty one percent (61%) of the cleantech […]

Upper Valley Job Opening

*ENERGY EFFICIENCY PROGRAM COORDINATOR*

LOCATION: Field-based position in Upper Valley

Resilient Buildings Group is looking for a Program Coordinator to work with Trade Allies to promote the benefits of energy efficiency and demand response programs to commercial, industrial and municipal customers. You will be responsible for delivering cost-effective program benefits and positive customer […]

Energy Has a Diversity Problem. We’re Calling on the Solar Industry to Fix It

Solar is no longer a fledgling industry. It’s more important than ever to improve diversity in hiring, say NAACP’s Rosemary Lytle and Vote Solar’s Melanie Santiago-Mosier.

from greentechmedia.com

According to a February report from The Solar Foundation, despite recent federal headwinds, overall solar employment is more than double what […]

Renewable Energy Leading U.S. Employment Growth

Wind technician on the job Photo: Energy.gov

By George Harvey

The U.S. Department of Energy recently released data for employment in energy fields for January, 2017. According to the data, solar generation has grown to employ the most people of all generating technologies, with 373,807 nationwide; wind power took second place […]