Environment & Outdoor Industry
Career Overview and Job Search
Riley Guide -- Riley Guide is a
vast resource for career information. The
environmental section covers multiple fields,
including GIS/geography, soil and erosion control,
and water resources.
Tufts Office of Sustainability --
Career opportunities in sustainability from the
Tufts Office of Sustainability. Lots of great
EnvironmentalJobs.com -- Job listings in
environmental law, policy, renewable energy,
conservation, natural resources, environmental
engineering, and more.
Outdoor Industry Jobs -- Job listings and
networking for numerous outdoor interests.
Spotlight on Green Careers -- Information and
links from the Career Services blog.
Internships USA -- Log in to view books with
employers offering internships in different locations
and industries, including the Big Green Internship Book
and the Resort Internship and Seasonal Employment
Current Jobs for Graduates
-- New entry-level
positions added daily; log in to view the Liberal
Arts jobs section.
- eco.ORG --
A leading environmental career development
organization. Its resources include internship
postings, networking tools, industry news, diversity
initiatives, and an online career center. This is a
highly respected organization and an excellent site.
EPA Student -- A student
center sponsored by the Environmental Protection
Agency (EPA). It offers career, scholarship, and
internship information, as well as links to other
Institute of the Environment -- An interdisciplinary,
university-wide education and research institute.
TIE is a focal point for new research and policy
development, outreach, service and teaching
initiatives, and related technology.
- CoolWorks -- Seasonal jobs in resorts,
ranches, camps and other interesting locations.
Job Choices 2012 -- Publication from NACE (The National Association of Colleges and
Employers) that offers job search advice, resume,
cover letter and interview tips & more.
- The Sierra
Club -- The Sierra Club is
America's oldest grassroots environmental
organization. Sign up
for environmental updates in specialized areas of
-- The Student Conservation Association posts
internships and volunteer positions which are
helpful for students interested in careers in
national parks, forests, or land management.
Graduates can check out SCA’s own staff positions.
Click “About Us,” then “Jobs with SCA.”
- EcoEmploy -- Environmental jobs and
career information. Ejobs allows you to search for
employers by state or access a complete listing of
government agencies and jobs in the U.S. and Canada.
-- Alternatives for Community & Environment promotes
environmental justice through organizing and
advocacy. The links section is extensive and well
worth a look.
Wilderness Society -- The Wilderness Society
combines science, advocacy and education in its
initiatives to protect the wilderness. Posts
internships, scholarships, and staff positions
U.S. Department of Energy - Updates on
employment opportunities, including DOE student
programs, internships, and entry-level positions.
Library Resources -
in the Dowling Resource Library, adjacent to
the Career Center
- Environmental Career Directory
- The Complete Guide to Environmental Careers in
the 21st Century
- Earth Work: Resource Guide to Nationwide Green
The ECO Guide to Careers That Make a Difference:
Environmental Work for a Sustainable World
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