This Week’s Top Energy Jobs

on July 16, 2014 at 3:00 PM

Unemployment Rate Remains At 8.2 Percent

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. 

IT – Analysis & Management, Project Management 

Shell; Houston, TX

The purpose of Project and Programme Management is to plan, control and execute a project or set of related projects to meet identified business needs and deliver business value, acquiring and utilising the necessary resources and skills, within agreed parameters of cost, timescales and quality.Project Managers are responsible for establishing and leading enterprise-wide, cross-functional strategic initiatives that increase ROI, meet or exceeds business case targets and ensures stakeholder satisfaction.PMs lead a variety of different types of projects including launching new solutions and services, large-scale application development, systems integration, operational efficiency improvements, process reengineering, and infrastructure upgrades and deployments.

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Senior Project Services Analyst

Anadarko Petroleum Corporation; Denver, CO
These positions are located in Denver, Colorado, as part of the Project Services team within the Rockies Assets. The candidate(s) will be responsible for providing cost and schedule support/analysis to their asset team. The applicant(s) would preferably have Project Controls experience in both cost and planning and must excel in a collaborative team environment.

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Senior Product Manager 

GE; Charlottesville, Salem, VA

This role is responsible for the commercial success of product architectures that meet PPS / DCS customer needs within the backdrop of our customers changing workforce, the rapid advancement of mobile technology and GE’s commitment to deliver the promise of the Industrial Internet. There will be specific responsibilities to own the PPS product and ensure customer satisfaction, but also to consider the GEIP complete portfolio of technologies and the other sister GE business.

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