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Are you an engineer or scientist interested in working for the Department of Energy’s (DOE) Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE)? If so, please visit our Employment Opportunities at EERE page to learn more about STEM Direct Hiring Opportunities. 

The list below includes vacancy announcements for positions for which we do not have direct hire authority. To apply for one of these positions, follow the instructions included in the job announcement. Direct all questions about the position to the contact listed. EERE will regularly post new positions to USAjobs and share the links here as well.

Current Job Openings for Positions without Direct Hire Authority (as of 3/2/2021):

PositionGRADEOPENINGCLOSINGArea of ConsiderationANNOUNCEMENT #
DATEDATE
Energy Technology Program Specialist, GS-301-12122/19/20213/4/2021All U.S. Citizenshttps://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/592782300
(Few vacancies)This job will close when 100 applications have been received which may be sooner than the closing date.
Management and Program Analyst (Program Evaluator), GS-343-13133/1/20213/8/2021DOE Federal Employees and Special Authoritieshttps://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/593682500
Management and Program Analyst, GS-343-12/13 12/133/2/20213/9/2021DOE Federal Employees and Special Authoritieshttps://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/593686400
This job will close when 50 applications have been received, which may be sooner than the closing date.

Continuously Open Announcements for Positions with Direct Hire Authority*:

Public Notices will be opened on a continuous basis for interested applicants to provide their resumes and supporting documentation through USAJOBS. 

*Please note: there are more positions available at DOE with Direct Hire Authority.  These are simply the positions most relevant to EERE vacancies. The Office of Personnel Management has more information on Direct Hire Authority Government-Wide.  If you apply to one of these postings, please be sure to also let us know that you are interested in EERE and submit your resume here.  Refer to the Employment Opportunities at EERE page for more information. The postings below are in effect from Jan. 30 to May 28, 2021.

POSITION TITLEGRADEANNOUNCEMENT #
General Engineer 0801Multiple Gradeshttps://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/5950500600
Physical Scientist 1301Multiple Gradeshttps://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/590501200
Contract SpecialistMultiple Gradeshttps://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/589830300
Information Technology Specialist (Information Security)Multiple Gradeshttps://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/590377200

Information on clean energy jobs is also included on EERE's Career and Education site.

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Sustainable Transportation positions

OfficeDuty StationPosition TitleJob Series Grade
Hydrogen and Fuel Cells Technologies DC General Engineer80114
Vehicle Technologies DC Interdisciplinary General Engineer/Physical Scientist 801/1301 14

Energy Efficiency positions

OfficeDuty StationPosition TitleJob Series Grade
Advanced Manufacturing DC & CO Interdisciplinary General Engineer/Physical Scientist 801/1301 11/12/2013
Advanced Manufacturing DC & CO Interdisciplinary General Engineer/Physical Scientist 801/130112
Advanced Manufacturing DC Interdisciplinary General Engineer/Physical Scientist 801/130112
Building Technologies DC Physical Scientist130114
Building Technologies DC General Engineer 80114
Building Technologies DC General Engineer80113
Building Technologies DC General Engineer 80114
Federal Energy Management DC General Engineer/Physical Scientist 801/1301 13

Renewable Power positions

OfficeDuty StationPosition TitleJob Series Grade
Geothermal Technologies DC & CO Interdisciplinary General Engineer/Physical Scientist 801/1301 14
Geothermal Technologies DC & COInterdisciplinary General Engineer/Physical Scientist 801/130113
Solar Energy TechnologiesDCInterdisciplinary General Engineer/Physical Scientist 801/1301 13
Solar Energy Technologies DC Supervisory Physical Scientist 130115
Wind Energy Technologies DC Interdisciplinary General Engineer/Physical Scientist 801/1301 12
Bioenergy Technologies DC & CO Physical Scientist130114
Water Power Technologies DC General Engineer80114

Operations positions

OfficeDuty StationPosition TitleJob Series Grade
Golden Field Office CO Information Technology Specialist (Cybersecurity) 221013
Golden Field Office CO Physical Scientist 130113
Golden Field Office CO Physical Scientist 130112
Golden Field Office CO General Engineer 80114