Why Work in Energy

For many, jobs in the energy industry become a career and profession of passion. The energy sector has careers that fulfill a variety of professional interests while providing a team atmosphere that becomes like family. Want to work outside with your hands in a skilled trade position – fixing, building, or repairing things? Check!  Are you drawn to the environment and opportunities to impact its future? Another check. What about finding solutions for things that don’t even exist yet, solving some of the industry’s most complex challenges? We certainly have you covered there! Technical positions? Business operations? Entrepreneurial challenges? An industry that supports diverse, equitable, and inclusive work environments? Check. Check. Check. Check. Oh, and did we mention, the industry pays well? Really well.

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Explore the many career opportunities in energy today!





Attend an information session to learn more about the one-year Energy Technician Certificate (ETC) Program.

 During this info session you will learn:

  • What classes that are part of the ETC program.
  • Types of careers/jobs which are available in the energy sector.
  • Hear from local employers about current and future opportunities.
  • Cost + scholarships and financial aid.
  • How to enroll.

Monday, November 6, 2023
5:00 – 6:00pm

622 Godfrey Ave SW
Grand Rapids, MI  49503

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