The U.S. Navy powers many of its aircraft carriers as well as a large portion of its submarine fleet using high-technology nuclear reactors. Navy nuclear power specialists are found in both the enlisted and commissioned officer communities and they’re some of the most thoroughly trained personnel in the sea service. As of 2014, there are 62 U.S. nuclear power plants in 35 states with 100 nuclear reactors among them. Nuclear power plant operators are also continuously on the lookout for trained Navy nuclear power specialists and engineers.
Benjamin Franklin nailed it when he said, "Fatigue is the best pillow." True story, Benny. There's nothing like pushing your body so far past exhaustion that you'd willingly, even longingly, take a nap on a concrete slab.
Right now, there are plenty of companies that are actively seeking candidates for open positions, which means that now is the time to step up your search for a job. While the same basic points should be remembered for job searches throughout the year, such as having a great resume and utilizing the Internet to find open positions, there are some other things that you can do to give yourself the cutting edge over the competition in the job market.
Haven’t written your resume yet? Or is the resume you’ve written not getting you the results that you want? It’s understandable – writing a resume is difficult for everyone, and if you’re a veteran it’s likely that you haven’t needed a resume for the civilian job market for a while, if ever.