Hydroelectric Plant Technicians


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Hydroelectric Plant Technicians

Hydroelectric Plant Technicians - Employment & Outlook

The table below provides information about the number of workers in this occupation in various regions. It also provides information about the expected growth rate and future job openings.

Employment

Major employers:

  • Utility companies
  • Local, state, and federal government-sponsored power plants

Outlook

Demand for this occupation is expected to show little to no change. The increased use of renewable energy may create some jobs. 

Employment and outlook information is not available specifically for hydroelectric plant technicians. However, they are part of the larger group of "all other plant and system operators."

Hydroelectric Plant Technicians (CIS 100576)

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Illinois
199
Very small
&
3.0%
5.8%
>>>>
21
Very few
  Cook County
57
Very small
&
0.0%
5.6%
>>>>
5
Very few
  DeKalb-Elgin-Aurora Area
8
Very small
&
12.5%
9.7%
>>>>
1
Very few
  Du Page County
17
Very small
&
0.0%
5.4%
>>>>
1
Very few
  Kankakee-Morris-Pontiac Area
6
Very small
&
0.0%
5.2%
>>>>
0
None
  Lake County
40
Very small
&
5.0%
8.6%
>>>>
4
Very few
  Northwest Illinois Area
6
Very small
&
0.0%
3.6%
>>>>
0
None
  Peoria-Bloomington Area
6
Very small
&
16.7%
7.3%
>>>>
0
None
  Shawnee National Forest Area
5
Very small
&
0.0%
2.4%
>>>>
0
None
  Will County
9
Very small
&
11.1%
9.1%
>>>>
1
Very few
United States
13,200
Very small
&
0.0%
3.7%
>>>>
1,200
Very few
Source: Illinois Career Information System (CIS) brought to you by Illinois Department of Employment Security.