The U.S. currently faces a shortage of skilled workers in the science, engineering and technology sectors. In Pittsburgh, as in other regions in the country, the scientific and technological building blocks critical to our economic leadership are eroding. There is a great need in our workforce for people with strong STEM skills. By building a strong background in these areas, teens can stand out amongst their peers.
Occupational Outlook Quarterly
Check out their archives to read about some cool STEM occupations.
Power of Pittsburgh: Careers
Find a career in Pittsburgh's energy industry. Look at current job openings in the energy sector.
USA Today: Want a job? Look to the energy field
September 30, 2012: "Of all the places that America's new jobs are, the emerging energy business, directly or indirectly, might be responsible for more of them than almost anything else...Six of the top eight most-filled new jobs in the industry are for some kind of engineer."