Careers in Energy Week

October 17-21, 2016

What is Careers in Energy Week?

The week is part of a concerted nationwide effort to promote awareness of energy careers and future workforce needs. NDSCS is a member of the Dakota Energy Workforce Consortium, a partnership of colleges and electric and gas/electric utilities in North Dakota and South Dakota, which is leading state and local efforts.

Learn more about National Careers in Energy Week by visiting and follow #CareersinEnergyWeek and #DakotasEnergyWorkforce.

NDSCS Careers in Energy Week Activities
  • October 17-21 | NDSCS Mildred Johnson Library, static display celebrating Careers in Energy Week.
  • October 17 | Slade Fitzgerald (NDSCS Electrical Technology Faculty) presenting information on how to be successful in the new economy at Bismarck Area Career Academy to students, parents, teachers and counselors.
  • October 19 | Jeremy Retzlaff (Tatanka Wind Farm in Ashley, ND) presenting information on wind generation to NDSCS students.
  • October 20 | NDSCS Program Outreach Specialist, Tana Erbes, presenting information of industry sponsorships available to first-year NDSCS students.
  • October 20 & 21 | Discovery Day for area high school students. Learn about Electrical Technology and other academic program options available at NDSCS. Register to attend Discovery Days by clicking here.

North Dakota and South Dakota Governors declare October 17-21 as Careers in Energy Week

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