This Week’s Top Energy Jobs

on June 20, 2014 at 11:00 AM

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The energy industry – oil & gas sector in particular – is bracing itself for a massive wave of retirements over the short to medium term, which has been dubbed “The Great Shift Change.” As the industry prepares for this turnover, companies are looking to the next generation of candidates with skills ranging from finance, geology, engineering, law, etc.

Additionally, lots of exciting opportunities are opening up in various renewable energy sectors as technological advancements rapidly disrupt traditional utility business models. The energy efficiency business is also growing by leaps and bounds, as significant cost saving benefits associated with using less energy are an easy sell for most businesses.

With these issues in mind, Breaking Energy highlights a few interesting energy jobs on a weekly basis. 

Program Coordinator 

RGGI; New York, NY

Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative, Inc. (RGGI, Inc.) seeks to hire a program coordinator to support the implementation of the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI), a cooperative effort of Northeastern and Mid-Atlantic states to reduce carbon dioxide emissions from the power sector.

The Program Coordinator will provide administrative, project management and program coordination support across all program areas. The Program Coordinator provides overall scheduling, logistical and process management to the organization. The Program Coordinator acts as a liaison with the Board of Directors, maintains Board records and coordinates logistics and materials for meetings of the Board of Directors, state agency staff and stakeholders on program components. The Program Coordinator also assists the Executive Director by managing timelines and logistics for deliverables, such as agendas, program materials and presentations and will assist in the preparation of these deliverables.

Interested applicants should submit a cover letter and resume to: [email protected]. Applications are requested by July 18, but will be reviewed on a rolling basis. No telephone inquiries please. RGGI, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.
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Night Drilling Supervisor 

Shell; Anchorage, AK

Within Shell Projects & Technology, our Wells function builds on its success of delivering world-class wells. Organised into two disciplines, Well Engineering, and Completions & Well Interventions, we provide full life cycle well delivery capability to support exploration, field development, project delivery, technical and operational excellence in order to leverage and optimize project value and production promises.


  • Must have the legal authorization to work in the US on a full-time basis for anyone other than current employer
  • Technical degree or diploma from an accredited institution
  • Minimum of five (5) years in well engineering/operations; arctic and offshore experience is preferred
  • Must have the availability and flexibility to work a 28/28 offshore schedule and be willing to train on non-rotation days
  • Must be committed to particpating in the Shell Wells Round 1 / Round 2 Certification Exams
  • Demonstrated operational and technical knowledge in drilling and completion operations
  • Demonstrated experience training and mentoring junior level professionals
  • Good communication skills and good interpersonal skills
  • Demonstrated apptitude for math and computer technology

Division Order Analyst – Land Services 

Anadarko Petroleum Corporation; The Woodlands, TX

Entry level training position, under direct supervision and mentoring, administers Division Order functions and basic working knowledge of relevant processes, procedures and applications while developing the basis for more independent action and decision-making.

1-2 years related experience in land records, titles and leases as well as previous experience in Division Order work.