Apply Now to Join the Grid Deployment Office

With the successful passage of the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law, the Department of Energy (DOE) established the Clean Energy Corps to recruit individuals dedicated to public service who will help achieve DOE’s mission to deliver reliable, clean, and affordable energy to more Americans.

The Clean Energy Corps is comprised of staff from several offices across DOE, including the Grid Deployment Office (GDO). GDO is seeking applicants with interests in grid modernization, transmission deployment, and power generation, particularly in emission-free systems like nuclear power and hydropower, in the following career fields:

  • Business Administration
  • Communications
  • Community and Tribal Engagement
  • Electricity Planning
  • Engineering
  • Federal Budgeting
  • Finance and Accounting
  • Grant and Contract Management
  • Grant and Contract Technical Assistance
  • Grid Resilience
  • Human Capital
  • Infrastructure Financing
  • Project Development
  • Project Management
  • Stakeholder Engagement
  • Transmission Financing
  • Transmission Planning

To become part of the Clean Energy Corps and join the Grid Deployment Office, send your resume to the DOE Applicant Portal and use the referral code #GDO.

How to Apply to Clean Energy Corps Positions:

Step 1: Visit the Clean Energy Jobs Corps page and click “Apply Now”.

Step 2:  The relevant areas of interest for this office include:

  • Business Support
  • Electricity/Energy Markets (Wholesale Markets)
  • Energy and Environmental Policy
  • Energy Deployment
  • Energy Distribution
  • Energy Justice
  • Grid Distribution
  • Grid Transmission
  • Hydropower
  • Loan Origination and Monitoring
  • Nuclear Power
  • Project Management
  • Sensors/Communications Technologies
  • State/Regional Community Engagement and Planning
  • State/Regional Energy Planning
  • State/Utility Regulation

Step 3: During the “Disclosures” step, under “Applicant Source”, select “Other” and provide the referral code: #GDO. This code will direct your resume to the appropriate GDO hiring managers.

Step 4: Complete all other steps of the application and hit “Submit”.


For additional questions, please contact the GDO recruitment team at