Other Energy Jobs in Demand

The energy industry hires for many other jobs, including (but not limited to) the following. Most of the jobs below require the ability to shift priorities, analytical and problem solving skills, as well as the ability to work with others.


Accounting

Jobs in accounting range from an Accounting Clerk to a Senior Accountant/Accounting Manager. Responsibilities include:

  • Coordinating the collection of data
  • Developing the Annual Revenue, Capital, and O&M budgets
  • Providing accurate and timely budget reports
  • Conducting comparison of actual vs. budget

These positions require an understanding of budget and accounting principles, ability to collect data and maintain budget reporting, as well as analytical skills.

A complete military crosswalk for these positions can be obtained on the O*NET Finance Search and Listing. Average salaries can range anywhere from $40,000-$90,000.


Information Technology

Jobs can range from Network Specialist to Operations Data Analyst. Responsibilities for these positions may include some of the following:

  • Support end-users with desktop support and deployment of hardware and software
  • Implement, enhance, and support application product delivery
  • Recommend solutions to enhance network performance

Skills required will vary by job. Potential skills that may be required include: Functional IT knowledge in areas such as networking, databases, operating systems, web applications, or working knowledge of large Windows servers.

A complete military crosswalk for these positions can be obtained on the O*NET Information Technology Search and Listing. Average salaries can range anywhere from $30,000-$90,000.


Supply Chain/Logistics

Jobs in this category range from Logistics Coordinator/Analyst to Inventory/ Materials Management. These jobs include the following:

  • Determine business future needs, requirements, and plans
  • Determine the impact of external supply base
  • Analyze historical demand
  • Forecast future demand for supply/material

Some skills that are needed include: organization skills, ability to coordinate and manage many moving resources/inventory, planning skills, computers skills, analyzing equipment needs, and coordinating related outages.

A complete military crosswalk for these positions can be obtained on the O*NET Supply Chain Search and Listing. Average salaries can range from $40,000-$70,000.


Human Resources

Jobs in this category range from Recruiter to Human Resources Specialist. Job responsibilities may include:

  • Conducts outreach and recruits new employees,
  • guides new hires, through the onboarding process in a timely manner;
  • initiate background checks and medical screening requests;
  • ensure all onboarding paperwork and Form I-9 is accurately completed and submitted timely,
  • advises and coaches business unit on HR policies and guidelines.

Skills typically required are: organization and strong interpersonal skills, oral and written communication skills, as well as some computer skills.

A complete military crosswalk for these positions can be obtained on the O*NET Human Resources Search and Listing. Average salaries can range from $45,000-$80,000.


Project Management

Jobs in this category range from a Work Management Technician/Project Coordinator to a Project Manager. These roles may:

  • Forecast cost, scope, schedule and resources
  • Schedule work and crews
  • Ensure work is being done efficiently and meets contracting requirements, budgets, forecasts, and schedules
  • Update and report on status

Here are some skills that are relevant: organized, ability to coordinate multiple resources, manage schedules, and computer skills.

A complete military crosswalk for these positions can be obtained on the O*NET Project Management Search and Listing. Average salaries can range from $39,000-$100,000.


Customer Service

Jobs in this area include Customer Service Representatives/Coordinator. These roles are responsible for the following:

  • Answer customer requests or inquiries
  • Coordinate work requests
  • Offer solutions and solve problems

Someone in this job requires excellent communication skills, ability to multi-task and problem solve, as well as some keyboarding skills. Strong communications skills are a must.

A complete military crosswalk for these positions can be obtained on the O*NET Customer Service Search and Listing.


Power Systems Operations

Jobs in this area include Power System Coordinator and Distribution Systems Operator roles. These roles are responsible for the following:

  • Monitor and control system voltages and loads
  • Provide direction to field personnel during routine and emergency conditions
  • Write and issue switching orders
  • Track clearances on distribution/transmission lines and equipment

Typically, Air Traffic Controllers, Sonar Technicians, Electronics Technicians, and Interior Communication Electricians transition seamlessly.

A complete military crosswalk for these positions can be obtained on the O*NET Systems Operations Search and Listing. Average salaries can range from $65,000-$85,000.


 

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