Include These 4 Things on Your Power Generation Resume

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Knowing what can help you stand out in a crowded field of talented engineers in the power industry can mean the difference between career growth and stagnation. Your resume is and will remain the primary source of information about you to hiring managers. That’s why you need to hit the key points. Include these four… Read more »

Power Generation Jobs That Can Take Your Career to New Heights

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If you are either a student or an established professional looking to change gears, there’s a possibility that nuclear energy has caught your eye. The energy industry at large has experienced some exciting disruption over the past decade or two, making energy a very interesting space to grow your career in. Nuclear power in general… Read more »

Is a Union Job Right for You? 3 Factors to Consider

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No matter what anyone tells you, only you are capable of knowing what’s best for your career. Everyone’s professional path and expectations are different. But knowing what you want is critical to your personal success and contentedness in a role. Information, however, is very helpful in making the right decision.  When it comes to choosing between a… Read more »

3 Renewable Energy Projects Creating Jobs in the US in 2021

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Despite a devastating hit to the jobs market through the COVID-19 pandemic, the renewable energy market has maintained its momentum. This post will discuss just a few of the top projects in the US that are creating jobs in the power generation industry.  The US is set to add 18 gigawatts of new PV capacity… Read more »

How to Work with a Recruiter to Find a Job You Love

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First time working with a recruiter? They are a powerful ally in moving your career forward. But they are best leveraged in certain ways. Here’s how they can benefit you and how you can work with them most effectively.   Set Clear Goals  If you only have enough money saved up to support a short period… Read more »

4 Skills You Should Have for a Risk Management Career

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Risk management is a quickly growing and highly valued career path. It is the identification, evaluation, and prioritization of risks followed by coordinated and economical application of resources to minimize, monitor, and control the probability or impact of unfortunate events or to maximize the realization of opportunities. You can probably guess that this work requires… Read more »

Why You Should Treat Your Temp Job as a Working Interview

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If you are new to the contract-based employment scene, it’s possible that you don’t have an in-depth understanding of the different contract types available. Temporary contracts are an amazing way to build your resume, but they’re not necessarily the best option when looking for a long-term job opportunity. The good thing is that contract assignments… Read more »

Qualifications Necessary for Becoming a Quality Engineer

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Interested in building a career in quality engineering? You’ll need to know what it takes to make it in this space. This post will discuss the top qualifications for being a Quality Engineer and how you can position yourself to take on the role and step forward into the next stage of your career.  … Read more »

Want to Get Hired? Soft Skills Employers Want Today

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Technical skills are important. But soft skills are what will help a hiring manager pick you out of a sea of other talented professionals. You may want to take another look at how you’re presenting yourself in your resume. Engineers might not be marketed for their soft skills, but these abilities and qualities are critical…. Read more »

These Skilled Trades are In-Demand This Year

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It’s been on the horizon for a fair amount of time, but going into 2021, several skilled trades are experiencing a shortage of workers. This article will take a look at who is in demand and why. The Rising Demand for Skilled Trades Workers It might be surprising to note, but the U.S. expects to… Read more »