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We’re a good fit for anyone with a strong work ethic, appreciation for safety, and proven leadership skills, but we especially love working with military vets. Careers at DLC will allow you to transfer your military skills into a career that is Larger than Light.

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Thanks to our SERVICE program (Search Engage Recruit Veterans into Civilian Employment), we were named a winner for the 2017 Most Valuable Employer by RecruitMilitary for our recruiting, training and retention plans that best serve military service members and veterans.

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Mission

To increase our veteran applicant pool, recognize all DLC employees of veteran status, and expand our efforts to train, develop, and retain the right employees.

OUR FOCUS ON VETS CONTINUES LONG AFTER YOU'RE HIRED

DLC recognition lunch for veteran employees. Held annually, this event honors our veterans and provides an opportunity to be recognized by leadership for their service. Additionally, we recognize deployed employees and celebrate their safe return.

Veteran community outreach:

  • Service projects supporting Pittsburgh-area veterans
  • Participation in Veteran celebrations throughout the Pittsburgh area

Partnerships

  • On base to continue to attract transitioning service members
  • On campus with local College and University ROTC groups
  • In our community to celebrate and support local veterans

MILITARY SKILLS TRANSLATORS

Need help translating your military experience into a non-military skill set for your résumé? To assist you in making the transition to a career at Duquesne Light, there are resources to help translate your Military Skills into civilian jobs.

Employee Highlights

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Jamie Stack
Senior Manager - Transmission Operations

“My military experience helped instill a strong sense of duty and responsibility in me. That translates well into my role in the Operations Center, where a respect for chain of command helps me execute procedures and directives.”
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John Small
Project Specialist I

“The Navy prepared me for my career in Electric Utilities by granting me the opportunity to work alongside highly trained men and women for 20 years; men and women who executed their tasks safely and demanded the same commitments from me.”

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We Don’t Just Power Your Lights,
We Power The Moments You Call Life.

One More Reason We’re Larger Than Light.