Excellence in Discovery and Innovation

The overarching mission of the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) is discovering the solutions to power and secure America’s future. The professionals here work together to advance national economic, energy, and security goals through scientific and technological innovation. Only here will you find such a broad and exciting range of meaningful experiences where you can apply your skills in a supportive and collaborative work environment.

The DOE is headquartered in Washington, DC and currently operates 24 preeminent research laboratories and facilities, four power marketing administrations, a wide variety of field offices, and eight Program Offices which help manage our mission. Our strategic priorities include: scientific discovery and innovation, economic prosperity, clean and secure energy, national security, and the safe environmental cleanup of the national nuclear weapons complex. The DOE’s broad and multifaceted strategic programs are designed to deliver results.

Our Expansive Mission Means Many Opportunities

Only here at the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) does the mission speak to all sectors of the economy with both national and international aspects.

It involves cutting-edge science and technology at the forefront of meeting pressing global energy and security challenges. DOE innovation is powered by a spirit of discovery and dedication. That is why we offer challenging and creative work environments in a variety of fields, such as: science, technology, engineering, national security, international affairs, business, or program development.