Resources for Job Seekers
There are a growing number of places to look for environmental job opportunities and some of these are listed below. If you have any to add, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Job Boards in Conservation:
Land Trust Alliance Job's page - jobs at land trusts and other conservation organizations.
Chronicle of Philanthropy - careers at nonprofits.
Environmental Career Opportunities (ECO) - some job listings are posted to view, and you can subscribe to their newsletter to receive a listing of over 500 environmental jobs every week.
Environmental Jobs and Careers: join a mailing list, or look on the website under special opportunities, government jobs, environmental agencies, and links to other sites. It also has resume tips and other career information.
Green Dream Jobs - sustainable business job listings.
Green Energy Jobs - jobs in the renewable energy sector.
Grist - listings in environmental work.
Idealist - rich resource on volunteer and nonprofit jobs. You can customize search criteria for a job and have the results e-mailed to you once a day.
Orion Grassroots Network - provides services and support to grassroots organizations engaged in ecological, social, and cultural change. Learn about a special opportunity for Alliance member groups to receive a coupon for a free job posting.
NPT Jobs (NonProfit Times Jobs): search for nonprofit jobs by category or by state, and after a free login, you can apply online, post a resume, etc.
Green Jobs Guide - founded to help people from all walks of life become familiar with and learn about the “green” industry and potential green jobs available.
Green Careers: Choosing Work for a Sustainable Future - career guidance book by New Society Publishers.
Special Report from the Chronicle of Philanthropy with advice to job hunters on using social networking technology.
How to Find a Green Job - article from Grist magazine.
Philanthropy News Digest Job Bulletin - free weekly newsletter with summary of recent job postings in Philanthropy News Digest.
Fast Company - this mag predicts the 10 green jobs that'll blow up over the next decade.
SustainLane - 15 great green networking tips.