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Smart Grid Jobs Get an App: Looking for a job in smart grid? There’s an app for that. For the savvy speciali...

Smart Grid Jobs Get an App: Looking for a job in smart grid? There’s an app for that. For the savvy speciali...

Looking for a job in smart grid ? There’s an app for that. For the savvy specialist who is always on the go and looking for new employment opportunities in the smart grid space, the one-year-old staffing agency Kavaliro , which specializes in the power sector, has just released its mobile app for iPhone and iPad. Although unemployment rates are still exceedingly high, certain technical sectors, and utilities in particular, are clamoring for talent. A study by Carnegie Mellon University’s Electricity Industry Center found that about half of the nation’s 400,000 power industry workers will be eligible to retire in the coming years. A recent report by the Brookings Institute found that green jobs employ about 2.7 million people in the U.S., more than the fossil fuel industry . As utilities confront an aging workforce, fresh blood is badly needed. Because of the shortage, many...

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