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SkillBridge

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Skillbridge

How Can We Help?

The DOD SkillBridge program is an opportunity for service members to gain valuable civilian work experience through specific industry training, apprenticeships, or internships during the last 180 days of service. DOD SkillBridge connects transitioning service members with industry partners in real-world job experiences.

  • Certrec’s DOD Skillbridge program trains and prepares service members to succeed in the energy industry.
  • We can meet staffing requirements across multiple disciplines, including regulatory affairs, NERC compliance, engineering, maintenance, operations, quality assurance, and more.

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About Certrec

Certrec is a leading provider of regulatory compliance and digital integration solutions for the energy industry with the mission of helping ensure a stable, reliable, bulk electric supply. Since 1988, Certrec’s SaaS applications and consulting expertise have helped hundreds of power-generating facilities manage their regulatory compliance and reduce their risks.

Through the Skillbridge program, Certrec is committed to providing members of the armed forces with the opportunity to take their experiences, skills, and leadership to the energy industry for a more reliable electric power grid.

Opportunities Available

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Regulatory Affairs Specialist
(Nuclear Background Required)

The Regulatory Affairs Specialist (Nuclear Background) ensures compliance with nuclear regulations and standards. Responsibilities include managing licenses, documentation, audits, risk assessment, and communication with regulatory agencies.

Project Manager

The Project Manager (Energy Industry Focus) is pivotal in leading projects within the energy sector, ensuring they are delivered on time, within budget, and to the highest quality standards. Responsibilities include overseeing project planning, scheduling, resource allocation, and project execution. The role demands effective communication with team members, stakeholders, and clients to ensure project objectives are met. Additionally, the Project Manager will conduct risk assessments, manage project changes, and ensure compliance with industry regulations and standards.

NERC CIP Analyst

The NERC CIP Analyst ensures NERC CIP standards compliance, analyzing procedures, identifying security gaps, and recommending improvements. Responsibilities include managing documentation, leading audits, and conducting training to maintain standards. The role demands collaboration with teams and regulatory bodies for compliance and corrective actions, involving risk assessments and enhancing cyber and physical security to protect energy infrastructure. The Analyst will also participate in the development and execution of risk assessments.

Testimonials

"The Skillbridge program is a great resource for Armed Forces Veterans seeking to transfer prior military experience into the current civilian workforce. The program allowed me to gain the necessary certifications to become a project manager, and with the help of their job placement, I was able to find the right career path suited to my skillset. The Skillbridge program truly is a great asset for veterans."

Eddie White Project Manager at Certrec

"Certrec offers valuable training, mentoring, and networking opportunities in the civilian nuclear industry."

Ty Combs, Skillbridge U.S. Navy Skillbridge Program

Frequently Asked Questions​

What is the DOD Skillbridge program?

The DOD Skillbridge program provides opportunities for highly skilled military personnel to transition to civilian work through specific industry training, apprenticeships, or internships. This is at no cost to the service members. The program connects service members with industry partners offering real-world job experiences as they transition to the civilian workforce. For more, visit: https://skillbridge.osd.mil

What does Certrec's Skillbridge Program offer?

Under Certrec’s Skillbridge program, Certrec will host and train active-duty military members during their last 180 days of service. After this period is over, Certrec will help Skillbridge program members find long-term employment in the energy industry. Opportunities at Certrec include regulatory affairs specialist, program management, and more. Upon completion of the program, trainees will be enabled to succeed in the energy industry. During interface with separating or retiring personnel, Certrec will look for other energy industry skill sets such as maintenance, operations, project management, and more to provide candidates for employment to generation facilities and operating companies. For more, read our press release.

How can my company hire veterans that have gone through Skillbridge training with Certrec?

We are looking to partner with energy companies seeking skilled employees for roles across a number of disciplines. To get in touch, fill out the contact form below or contact Chris Deckard, Technical Recruiter at chris.deckard@certrec.com.

I am a service member involved in the Skillbridge program. How can I get in contact about opportunities at Certrec?

We have many exciting new opportunities available. Please fill out the form below to get in touch.

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