JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2023 - January 31, 2024

California Energy Commission

This listing is inactive.
Energy Assessments Division
Fuels Analysis Branch - Refining Margin Analysis Unit
Transportation Fuels Economist

JOE ID Number: 2023-02_111473569
Date Posted: 01/07/2024
Date Inactive: 01/31/2024
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Transportation Fuels Economist
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Sacramento, California, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
R4 -- Transportation Economics
Q4 -- Energy
Q5 -- Environmental Economics
Applied Econometrics
Economic Forecasting
Fuel Management
Oil and Gas Industry
Python (Programming Language)
Statistical Data Analysis
Statistical Modeling
Energy Forecast
Salary Range: $95k - $118k
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Transportation Fuels Economist – Two positions available
Research Data Specialist III state classification at California Energy Commission (CEC)

Would it excite you to understand what drives the price at the pump for gasoline in California? Come join our Fuels Analysis Branch as a Transportation Fuels Economist to help provide expertise on a range of fuel related issues. These high-profile roles within the Fuels Analysis – Refining Margins Analysis Unit will both serve as subject matter experts on petroleum markets for the CEC Energy Assessments Division(EAD).

** Telework option available, but hired candidates must reside in California before starting **

Desirable Qualifications:
• Background in economics, especially econometric methods.
• Experience with programing/coding in Python, R, SAS, or similar programs. 
• Building, maintaining, and/or using computational models in analysis.
• Familiarity with econometric analysis and forecasting methods.
• Ability to effectively write, review, and edit technical program information.

Required Application Package Documents
• Resume
• Cover Letter
• School transcripts
• Completed STD 678 Application Document

Apply today!
CalCareers link with official application instructions:

Final Filing Deadline: January 19th, 2024

For any questions about application process please contact Bjorn Shepard with the CEC recruitment team.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application URL and Instructions Below
Application deadline: 01/19/2024
Application Instructions:
Apply today!
CalCareers link with official application instructions:

Required Application Package Documents to submit via CalCareers website:
• Resume
• Cover Letter
• School transcripts
• Completed STD 678 Application Document