Learning and Development

Investing in your Career.  Consumers Energy is uniquely positioned to offer careers that satisfy the ambitions of most people, whether they are a high school graduate looking for their first career, an MBA student looking to develop their career or an experienced professional wanting to make an impact on our company’s future success.

To help our employees reach their maximum potential, we have developed a multitude of career development programs.

Individual Development Plans

With their supervisor, employees create customized individual development plans based on their unique knowledge, experience and career interests.

Technical and Safety Training

Employees participate in on-site technical and safety training specifically designed to keep them working safely and effectively.

Educational Assistance Program

Full- and part-time employees can get reimbursed for qualified degree programs at approved colleges and universities.

Project Management Training and Certification

Consumers Energy provides project management training that may lead to Associate, Master and/or PMP (Project Management Professional) certifications.

Company Library Access

Our company library maintains thousands of resources for business, professional and technical development, including books, DVDs, audio CDs, industry magazines and online subscriptions.

Energy U Online Training

In working with the Midwest Energy Association, employees can choose from hundreds of topics for self-paced learning.

The Consumers Energy Utility Institute

This 10-day management development program educates employees on a broad range of topics from utility rates and regulation, customer value management, utility finance, operational improvement tools and leading change.