America’s Premier Competitive Power Company
... Creating Power for a Sustainable Future



A career at Calpine means being part of a values-driven company that serves as a model for the future of power production.  Our success is fueled by our team members’ diverse backgrounds and unique perspectives.

Whether you help run a state-of-the-art, natural-gas-fired power plant, serve as a steward of geothermal resources at The Geysers, oversee maintenance of turbines and generators, sell the electricity we produce, or work in any of our corporate roles, Calpine provides opportunities to grow your career and make a difference.


Who We Hire

Whether you are a seasoned professional who wants to expand your horizons, a recent graduate ready to build a rewarding career, or a student seeking an internship that offers real-world experience, Calpine provides meaningful opportunities and challenges. 


Internships & Rotational Programs


Rotational Development Program



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who we are

Our team comprises approximately 2,400 employees from coast to coast whose diverse skills and experiences enrich our business and our communities. Driven by our ASPIRE values, Calpine employees are making valuable contributions to the company and their communities from California to Texas to Maine.

Why we work here

Calpine provides a generous health plan along with salary and bonus programs. And working for Calpine is about much more than our competitive pay and benefits. It’s an opportunity to be a part of providing a cost-effective, reliable product that everyone needs – and that raises the bar for environmental stewardship in the industry – while providing exceptional service to our wholesale and retail customers.