Services & Utilities Education & Training

Education and training programs for various service and utility industries are increasingly embracing individuals formerly incarcerated by comprehensive training and job readiness courses to equip individuals, including those with criminal backgrounds, for a successful career in the Services & Utilities industries.

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With training in services and utilities, you can learn practical skills for roles in areas like energy, water, transportation, and public works. This includes  operating power plants, maintaining water infrastructure, managing public transit systems, and overseeing municipal services.

Services & Utilities Jobs

Obtaining a degree in Services & Utilities opens doors to a wide range of career opportunities. Some roles that graduates can pursue with a Services & Utilities education include:

  • Cable/internet installer and technician
  • Cell phone repair technician
  • Customer service representative
  • Field inspector
  • Field service technician
  • Lineman/power line maintenance
  • Natural gas company field service technician
  • Operations manager
  • Process improvement specialist
  • Service supervisor
  • Solar panel installer
  • Supply chain coordinator
  • Transit worker
  • Gasoline company employee

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Other Jobs in Services & Utilities

Beyond direct Services & Utilities roles, individuals can explore diverse career paths such as:

  • Environmental compliance officer
  • Health and safety coordinator
  • Logistics coordinator
  • Maintenance technician
  • Procurement specialist
  • Sustainable energy consultant

Services & Utilities Job Outlook

The projected utility worker job growth rate is five percent from 2018-2028. About 76,300 new jobs for utility workers are projected over the next decade. Utility worker salaries have increased 11% for utility workers in the last five years.

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