How to Get a Job in Renewable Energy

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These tips and resources are recommended by college students for students asking the question: “So, how do I get a job in renewable energy?”

A Guide to Renewable Energy Consulting Firms

Renewable Energy Consulting Firms Hiring Young Professionals Set forth below is a list of consulting, engineering & software firms active in clean energy and energy efficiency.  Better yet, these renewable energy consulting firms hire recent

Landing that Perfect Summer Internship in Renewable Energy: Tips & Tricks

A Plan The single, most important thing you can do to get employed in renewable energy is to complete an internship in renewable energy. But it’s not that easy to do. Renewable energy companies have

Renewable Energy Internships: Unpaid Internships May Pay Off

Reasons to Consider Unpaid Internships. Many students ignore summer unpaid internships. Let’s face it, you need the money, and it just seems wrong to work and not get paid, right?  However, the following reasons convince

Remote Internships – Virtual & Actual

The Silver Lining in the Covid Cloud Lots of summer internships will be virtual in 2021 because of the pandemic.  Remote internships, compared to “in-the-office” internships, will present challenges regarding mentoring, relationship building, supervision and

Should You Take an Internship After Graduation?

Signing up for a clean energy internship is probably the last thing you want to do after graduating.  However, for some, this can often be the best move to get the first permanent job in

Tepper and Dayaway Cleantech Careers Exploration

What On December 4, at 130pm ET, Tepper Energy & Clean Tech Club MBA candidates are invited to talk, by Zoom, with cleantech insiders about getting jobs & internships in renewable energy jobs (see profiles

Sustainable Energy Careers

On behalf of the American Energy Society and The Green Program, I would like to thank you for joining our Nov 17 Zoom call on Sustainable Energy Careers.  This page contains a collection of links

Student Friendly Renewable Energy Organizations

Building Your Knowledge Every hiring process will put your knowledge to the test.  An interview will test your knowledge about the industry, its leaders and its most pressing issues.  So, the trick is to  build

Early Stage Cleantech Women Professionals: Data and Employee Insights

Written by Jennifer Craft and Michael Brownell |  Graphics by Phillip Dziedzic  |  Data by Dayaway Careers Introduction   The clean tech boom has benefitted numerous professionals with varying interests and backgrounds. Both men and

Don’t be Afraid of the Detour – Just Follow Your North Star

You Start Where You Have to Start Many, maybe a majority of, the early stage professionals I see working in clean energy have worked outside clean energy first. Depending upon their degree and major, they’ve

How Project Management Training Can Launch Your Career in Cleantech

At least 20% of all the entry level, cleantech jobs that Dayaway lists are for project management, supply chain and logistics roles  (click to see fresh postings ).   Considering that the majority of our other

Tufts & Dayaway Cleantech Careers Exploration

What On October 14, at 3pm ET, Tufts students are invited to talk, by Zoom, with cleantech insiders about getting jobs & internships in renewable energy jobs (see profiles below).  The session is intended to: