On Wednesday February 22nd, 2017 in Portland, OR, be part of the inaugural Hiring for Hydro. This is a recruiting and educational event in the Pacific Northwest designed to attract and recruit bright, capable new electrical hydropower workforce entrants including controls, electronics, industrial technology, electricians, electrician apprentices, meter and relaying technicians, communications technicians, SCADA engineers, journeymen, energy systems engineering, utility resources, and transmission. At this event, pre-screened students, educators, hydro companies, and their recruiters will meet for an action-packed day.
Why Should I Attend?
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The Original Renewable Energy is Creating Jobs!
The hydropower industry employs over 300,000 workers. With an expanding fleet of hydropower and a retiring workforce, now is the time to join the industry. Hydropower continues to grow and an estimated 700,000 jobs will be created by 2025. This industry is stable, pays well, and provides benefits that are hard to beat. For more information on jobs in hydro check out National Hydropower Association's website, and the resources tab.