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  • American Climate Corps

    The American Climate Corps is a groundbreaking, workforce training and service initiative that will put tens of thousands of young Americans to work fighting the impacts of climate change today while training tomorrow’s clean energy and climate-resilience workforce. 

  • Career Paths in Environment and Sustainability

    Career opportunities in different specializations with links to associated employers compiled by the University of Michigan.

  • Climate Internships by Green Jobs Network

    The goal of the initial release of is to make it easier to find environmental, sustainability, and climate internships, as well as related career resources. The site includes a selection of featured internships, internship programs, and one-click access to hundreds of internships via GJN's job boards. 

  • East-Central Illinois Jobs: Grand Prairie Friends

    East-Central Illinois Jobs: Grand Prairie Friends
    Grand Prairie Friends (GPF) is a volunteer-driven, not-for-profit, conservation organization and land trust composed of people from many walks of life who share a commitment to preserve and restore natural areas in east-central Illinois. 

    Community Engagement Coordinator (full-time): 
    GPF is searching for a highly organized, creative, sociable, and reliable full-time Community Engagement Coordinator. This front-line position serves as the essential link to GPF's dedicated team of volunteers, membership, and donors.

    Seasonal Natural Areas Tech (part-time, seasonal): 
    The Seasonal Natural Areas Tech is a unique conservation land trust position which combines ecological management, site maintenance and working with volunteer stewards on the land.

    Visit for full job descriptions.

  • Early-career Development Program at CEMML

    CSU’s Center for Environmental Management of Military Lands (CEMML) early-career development program is offering paid internship, mentorship, and workforce development opportunities on military installations.

    If you are a student, recent graduate, or early-career professional who is interested in learning more about federal land management, these technician positions are the perfect opportunity to build connections, meet mentors, and gain hands-on experience. 

  • Peace Corps Informational Events

    The Peace Corps hosts a variety of online events.

  • Student Conservation Association Careers

    The Student Conservation Association (SCA) is America’s conservation corps. Our members protect and restore national parks, marine sanctuaries, cultural landmarks and community green spaces in all 50 states.

  • Climate Change Jobs

    Climate Change Jobs is the job board for climate action.

  • U.S. Forest Service Hiring & Recruitment Events

    Webinars with tips for job seekers and navigating USA Jobs; upcoming career opportunities

  • eeJobs, Job Board of the North American Association for Environmental Education

  • Environmental Jobs Sites

    Multiple job sites divided into career categories. Compiled by the Yale School of the Environment.

  • Green Jobs Network Job Board

  • Job Board, Wildlife and Fisheries Sciences

  • The Wildlife Society Job Board

  • Conservation Job Board

    Find career opportunities in conservation, ecology, forestry, wildlife, and fisheries.

  • Job Board, University of Washington College of the Environment

  • Chicago Environmental Network Job Board

    Find volunteer opportunities, internships, and jobs in the Chicagoland area.

  • Career Center Job Board, National Association of Environmental Professionals