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Action Guide to Outdoor/Environmental Careers -
This job resource guide is from a workshop on Outdoor and Environmental Careers given to students at Princeton University. It is made available to the Internet community as an educational resource. We hope that the information here is helpful to others interested in these fields. This guide is written by Rick Curtis, Director, Outdoor Action Program.

Air and Waste Management Association (AWMA) -
Job listing for environmental professionals.

Association of Energy Engineers (AEE) -
The Career Center is a unique website that reaches energy management employers and professionals who utilize the site to advance their career and find the best candidate for positions.

Check here for many links to other web sites about jobs and internships.

Biology Jobs .com -
Created as a targeted resource for job seekers and employers in Life Science.

Careers in Environmental Journalism -
P.O. Box 27280 Philadelphia, PA 19118-0280
The mission of the Society of Environmental Journalists is to advance public understanding of environmental issues by improving the quality, accuracy, and visibility of environmental reporting.

Colorado State University Jobs and Internships -
Lists full time job postings and internships in conservation, policy, advocacy, natural resources, environmental science and international listings.

Commongood Careers -
Commongood Careers is a mission-driven search firm that is committed to social impact. Our purpose is to support the hiring needs of organizations that are dedicated to tackling today’s most pressing social problems. Because of our clients’ ambitious goals, we work hard to ensure that they are able to secure the talent they need to create even greater social impact.

Community College Sustainability Collaborative -

Connect123 -
Connect-123 develops and administers volunteer, internship and study abroad programs in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Cape Town, South Africa, and Shanghai, China. In all countries, internship and volunteer work opportunities are hosted by local companies, non-profit organizations, schools, research institutes and health care clinics.

Conservation International -
Apply your passion, skills, and talents to helping us protect the most important places around the world. - believes in the transformational power of seasonal and career Jobs In Great Places. As a niche job board, Cool Works' mission is to connect adventurous job seekers with employers and one another. Lives are changed because of what we do, and we work passionately to offer inspiration, resources and encouragement.

Cyber-Sierra.Com -
Finding employment in natural resource occupations, conservation, ecology and environmental disciplines can be a challenging adventure. Competition is stiff, even at the entry level. Just like a wolf or a lynx, you'll need endless patience to stalk the perfect job and excellent timing to pounce at the right time. Just like the carnivoires, you may not get a second chance.

Day Away Careers -
We believe that alternative energy will become more than an alternative. Today's job shortage in alternative energy for college students will reverse, becoming a talent shortage tomorrow. This talent shortage will be a problem for alternative energy and an opportunity for forward-thinking university students.

Earthworks-Jobs.Com Ltd - - Ecotourism Job Centre -
Access information on worldwide ecotourism jobs, including full-time & part-time vacancies, paid internships, consultancies and other business or academic opportunities primarily in the fields of Ecotourism -
Meeting the online recruiting needs of major corporations seeking qualified environmental, occupational health and safety professionals. By serving only EH&S professionals and the companies that depend on them, we provide service and results that cannot be duplicated by the large, general online job sites.

Envirolution -
Green Jobs are the best because they’re win-win: make money and make a positive difference. As you will see, these types of jobs are popping up in every industry, and if they’re not in your industry, then you have yourself an opportunity to be a pioneer! Here you will find an updated listing of available green jobs. If you come across a job listing that we do not have here, feel free to add it to our list. This is your resource and we encourage your participation in its creation.

Environmental Career Opportunities -
The only comprehensive source of jobs in the environmental field. Let us do the job hunting for you. We supply you with job vacancies from employers in all sectors of the job market including non-profits, corporations, institutions, and Federal, state and local governments.

Environmental Careers Organization -
179 South St. Boston, MA 02111
The Environmental Careers Organization (ECO) is a national, non-profit, educational organization. The ECO's mission is to protect and enhance the environment through the development of diverse leaders, the promotion of careers, and the inspiration of individual action. This is accomplished through internships, career advice, career products, and research and consulting. -
The ultimate guide to everything you need to know about starting your career as an Environmental Scientist. They offer information on all aspects of becoming and working as an Environmental Scientist. -
A research and media organization in Kansas focused extensively on labor trends and education in the sustainability and alternative energy sectors

Environmental XPRT -

EPA Careers and Internships -
Every day is Earth Day at EPA -- join us in protecting the environment! Our diverse workforce connects to more than just a career. We share a common passion to promote a cleaner, healthier environment.

Environmental Career Center -
ECC assists individuals and employers alike, in matching top candidates with today’s premier environmental and green employers. With 35 years in the field, ECC has extensive experience to assist you. -
Your source for the most current jobs in engineering, science, policy, energy, and more!

Erb Institute -
Erb students participate in summer internships and later obtain full-time positions with corporate, non-profit, and governmental organizations. As part of an active and established network of sustainability experts, they are exposed to a wide variety of internship and job opportunities through the Erb Institute Advisory Board, Ross and/or SNRE, and their classmates.

Forest Service -
A career with the Forest Service will challenge you to manage and care for more than 193 million acres of our nation’s most magnificent lands, conduct research through a network of forest and range experiment stations and the Forest Products Laboratory, and provide assistance to State and private forestry agencies.

Gaia Trust -
A Danish charitable entity founded in 1987 with the objective of promoting a global consciousness that experiences the whole planet as a living organism and Mankind as part of that whole.

GigaJob -
Helping people worldwide find jobs and employees for free! That is Gigajob's mission.

Global Service Corps (GSC) -
Providing cross-cultural learning and community service adventures for adults in Costa Rica, Tanzania and Thailand. Short-term (two to four weeks), long-term (two to six months), and student internship programs are available.

GoodWorks Canada -
Browse the jobs online or subscribe to receive them by e-mail. New opportunities are posted daily.

GreenBiz Group -

Green Career Central -

Green Corps -
29 Temple Place, Boston, MA 02111
Green Corps was founded in 1992 to teach the next generation of environmental leaders the skills they'll need to win tomorrow's battles, and to provide critical field support for today's pressing environmental campaigns.

Green Dream Jobs -

Green Energy Jobs -
The International Job Site for the Renewable Energy Industries. -

Greenpeace Organizing Term -
The Greenpeace Organizing Term is a semester of advanced training for student activists. It's action-filled and the best hands-on training for students to become environmental leaders. (Action Without Borders) -
Action Without Borders is a global network of individuals and organizations working to build a world where all people can live free and dignified lives in a healthy environment.

Indeed, One Search All Jobs -
Available in more than 50 countries and 26 languages, covering 94% of global GDP.

ISeek Green -
Learn where your green career might take you in five, 10, or 15 years by viewing career paths in specific green sectors. -
More and more lately, career seekers are choosing professions that allow them to take advantage of nature, while still providing opportunities to pursue outdoor career paths. Whether they're after a career as a ski instructor or an archaeologist, landscape architect or marine biologist, chances are, there is an outdoor career to match.

Jobbydoo, Recycling Jobs -

Jobs for the Future -
Jobs for the Future works to ensure that all underprepared young people and workers have the skills and credentials needed to succeed in our economy by creating solutions that catalyze change in our education and workforce delivery systems. -
They Have a lot of great career-related information, including sample resume content for thousands of job titles.

Land Trust Alliance Jobs -

National Association of Service and Conservation Corps -
666 11th St. N.W. Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20001
The National Association of Service & Conservation Corps (NASCC) unites and supports youth corps as a preeminent strategy for achieving the nation's youth development, community service and environmental restoration goals.

National Audubon Society -
Come join our staff and help us carry out our efforts to conserve and restore natural ecosystems to benefit both humanity and the earth’s biological diversity!

National Outdoor Leadership School -
288 Main St., Lander, WY 82520
The premier teacher of outdoor skills and leadership, offers courses from 10 days to full semesters in the world's most spectacular wilderness classrooms.

National Park Service -
Looking for a career change to work alongside the most dedicated, passionate people you'll ever meet? Welcome to the National Park Service! The NPS offers opportunities to work in 405 national parks and in partnership with communities across the country to preserve their history and create places for outdoor fun. From full-time permanent careers, to seasonal positions, to internships that let students explore career choices, to volunteer jobs, you can work with us - in an "office" like no other.

National Registry of Environmental Professionals -
NREP offers this resource to all of our registrants in their search for new employment and/or new employees.

National Wildlife Federation, Greenforce -
Jobs for the Future (JFF) and National Wildlife Federation (NWF) are partners in the Greenforce Initiative™, an effort to strengthen the capacity of community colleges to green the skills of our modern workforce.

NetCorps Training Agents for Changing Communities -
NetCorps is about helping progressive, grassroots nonprofits develop the tools and power to change the world

Net Impact -
Net Impact is the leading nonprofit empowering a new generation to create social and environmental change in the workplace and the world. We're looking for some committed, collaborative talent to join our team of fun-loving but hard-working leaders to make it happen.

Neuvoo -
Neuvoo is a job search engine that indexes jobs directly from companies' career websites, placement agencies and job boards. They centralize all jobs available on the web to help people find new career opportunities.

Oregon Green Statewide Career Pathways -
Each roadmap provides information on the courses, certificates, and degrees available at Oregon's community colleges and the apprenticeship programs available statewide.

Orion Magazine Grassroots Jobsource -
Connects the green leaders of tomorrow with good work today. Focused on making change for people or planet.

Outward Bound USA -
100 Mystery Point Rd., Garrison, NY 10524
At Outward Bound, you are on the cutting edge of technical outdoor learning. Many of the techniques developed in their courses have become standards in the outdoor industry. Longer courses give you enough confidence in skills you have developed to begin your own back country explorations.

Rodale Institute -
Dedicated to pioneering organic farming through research and outreach. For more than sixty years, we’ve been researching the best practices of organic agriculture and sharing our findings with farmers and scientists throughout the world, advocating for policies that support farmers, and educating consumers about how going organic is the healthiest option for people and the planet. And we are an equal opportunity employer.

SimplyHired -
Simply Hired is a vertical search engine company based in Silicon Valley, and we're building the largest online database of jobs on the planet.

SmartBrief Jobs -

Society of Environmental Journalists -

Student Conservation Association -
P.O. Box 550, Charlestown, NH 03630
The Student Conservation Association allows you to serve the great outdoors while tapping into an inner, personal landscape you may never have known existed. With exciting, hands-on service opportunities lasting up to a full year, women and men as young as 16 can start blazing a new trail of conservation service, experiential environmental education, career skills and leadership training. -
Take the first step into a more sustainable future with a sustainability degree from leading colleges and universities. Whether you're interested in science, design, business, public policy, or technology, these degrees offer the skills and knowledge you'll need to start your career in sustainability. Choose your path to learn about degrees that will teach you how to lead the world in sustainability.

Sustainability Career Resources -
Brought to you by HEASC, DANS, and the US Partnership for Education for Sustainable Development.

Sustainable -
Employers across the green business spectrum post with us including: renewable energy jobs (solar jobs, wind jobs, geothermal and wave jobs), green building jobs, organic industry jobs, green mutual fund jobs, green venture capital jobs, green non-profit jobs, and green government jobs.

University of Tennessee Center for Impact Careers -
At UT, the Center for Impact Careers helps students and alumni explore and pursue a career that reflects their values. We work collaboratively with students, faculty, staff, and employers to build awareness of impact careers, foster new opportunities, and provide career strategies, resources, and support. Our services to students and organizations include individual consultation, career development programs, networking events, and online resources for experiential education and job postings.

UO Environmental Studies Program (jobs) -
The ENVS Internship Program is designed to help you connect your academic studies to real world applications by offering academic credit for environmentally focused work experience.

VolunteerMatch! -
ImpactOnline is a nonprofit organization investing in the development of public interest Internet applications. Since its founding in 1994, ImpactOnline has been providing innovative public services on the web. VolunteerMatch, the organization's premier service, utilizes the power of the Internet to help individuals nationwide find volunteer opportunities posted by local nonprofit and public sector organizations.

Wilderness Inquiry -
808 14th. S.E., Minneapolis, MN 55414
Wilderness Inquiry (WI) is a non-profit organization that focuses on getting people from all walks of life to personally experience the natural world. They believe there is nothing like being there to fully appreciate the environment and the people we share it with.

Willing Workers on Organic Farms -
P.O. Box 2675, Lewes, East Sussex, BN7 1RB
Willing Workers on Organic Farms (WWOOF) is dedicated to helping those who would like to work as volunteers on organic farms internationally. The goals of WWOOF are to, enable people to learn first-hand about organic growing techniques, enable town-dwellers to experience living and working on a farm, help farmers make organic production a viable alternative, and improve communications within the organic movement

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