Career FAQs

Genesis Energy Careers

Common questions regarding searching and applying for jobs at Genesis Energy. Use the links below to jump to the appropriate section.

Account Creation and Login

Q: Do I have to create an account on your site to view available positions and submit an application?
You may conduct a job search without having an account or logging in.  To submit an application, however, you must click ‘Apply’ and create an account.

Q: I’m a former employee of Genesis Energy.  Do I create an account just like everyone else?
Yes, former employees of Genesis Energy will need to create a new account and register to apply for an open job.

Q: Do I have to create an account each time I want to apply for a job?
No, after setting up your account, you can log into the system any time you wish to view or apply for jobs. However, keep in mind applying multiple times for the same position does not give you an advantage.

Search/Apply for Jobs

Q: Can I fax or email my application or resume directly to the hiring office location?
No.  All job applications must be submitted through the Genesis Careers website, which will list all current openings at the company.

Q: How do I apply for a job?
Click on ‘Apply’ link.

Q: How do I search for available jobs?
Search for jobs by using Keywords, Location or a combination of the two, in the available fields under Job Search.

To view more details of a job posting that is of interest to you, click on the blue ‘Job Title’ hyperlink in the top left corner of the condensed posting.

Q: I don’t have a resume. Can I still apply for jobs based on my profile?
Yes.  The system will generate a resume for you based on the information you include on your profile.  However, this resume will only be created once and will not be updated if you change the information in your profile.  Therefore, we recommend that you attach your own resume to your profile.

Q: Can I be notified when new positions become available?
No.  You will have to search for new jobs using the appropriate links on, under the Careers link.

Q: How does the application process work at Genesis Energy?
If your application and resume reflect that you possess the minimum qualifications listed in the posting, your application will be considered for the position. Human Resources will work with the hiring department to determine which candidates’ qualifications most closely align with the needs of the respective organization. You will hear from Human Resources or the appropriate hiring department directly if you are selected for an interview.  It is imperative that your resume provide an accurate portrayal of your education, work experience, certifications and qualifications.

Q: Will I be able to submit samples of my work (e.g., writing, presentations, certifications, etc.)?
If you are selected for an interview, you will be given an opportunity to present any writing or work samples.

Q: When will I be contacted about my job submission?
If you are selected for an interview, Human Resources or the hiring department will contact you.

Q: Can I contact anyone regarding the status of my application or an evaluation of my profile?
If you are selected for an interview, Human Resources or the hiring department will contact you.  There is no follow up expected from applicants after submitting their applications.

Q: Should I include a cover letter?
You are not required to submit a cover letter but you may do so if you choose.


Q: How do I check the status of my application? I want to verify that my submission has been properly submitted and/or received.
You will receive a confirmation email once you have applied for a position.  You will also receive an email if your application is no longer being considered for the position.  If you are selected for an interview, Human Resources or the hiring department will contact you and there is no follow up expected from applicants after submitting their applications.

Q: What do I do if I have problems viewing job postings or using the online application?
For the speediest resolution, please ensure you go over all the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) thoroughly.  If your problem remains unresolved after going through the FAQs, you may contact us at [email protected].

Q: How can I make sure my profile information is secure on your website?
When you have finished searching and/or applying for jobs, be sure to click the ‘Logout’ button to close your browser.

Q: Should I use the links instead of the browser buttons to navigate?
Yes, use the links on the page to navigate and avoid using your browser’s “Back” button.

Q: I need an accommodation to help me complete the application or hiring process. Who do I contact?
Genesis Energy is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunity, including providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with a disability.  Applicants who require a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process may contact us at [email protected].  Determinations on requests for reasonable accommodation will be made on a case-by-case basis.

Q: Will my information be protected by Genesis?
A: Genesis Energy is committed to protecting the privacy and confidentiality of the personal information you entrust to our care. To this end, we have partnered with Ceridian which maintains a stringent privacy program that demonstrates compliance with privacy laws. For more detailed information, visit