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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.

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

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.

Center on Ecotourism and Sustainable Development -
CESD uses policy-oriented research to design, monitor, evaluate, and improve ecotourism, as well as to promote sustainable practices and principles within the wider tourism industry. It focuses on ecotourism as a tool for poverty alleviation and biodiversity conservation.

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.

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.

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.

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 Jobs For All -
Green For All builds new coalitions that leverage public and private investment to create quality green jobs. Good, green jobs alleviate poverty, strengthen the middle class and restore the environment in target geographies across the U.S.

Green Jobs Ready -
GJR exists for one sole reason… to see you gainfully employed in the Green Economy and furthering your reach into renewable energy. If this is your goal, you’re at the right place! We address the issues you care about when it comes to Green Jobs:

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.

Green Professionals Conference -
Provides job-seekers, Green Professionals and industry experts with vital networking, educational resources and employment opportunities.  By uniting individuals and organizations with a common vision, this event cultivates a community dedicated to a more sustainable world. (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.

IE3 Global Internships -
(formerly Global Graduates - The Oregon International Internship Program) was created by the Oregon University System to provide university students with an improved understanding of global issues and equip them with professional experience and international competence.

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

In order to better serve our members and friends, NAAEE now posts all job opportunities on our EE-Link web site

Jobs in Sustainability -
The sustainability energy industry is growing rapidly to meet America's demand for clean, renewable and domestic energy. Skilled sustainability professionals will be in high demand in the coming years. Jobs in Sustainability is dedicated to connecting companies with clean tech profssionals who want to apply their skills toward helping the planet.

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 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.

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

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.

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.

Sierra Club Outings -
85 Second Street, 2nd floor, San Francisco, CA 94105
Fulfilling the Sierra Club's mission to "explore, enjoy, and protect" the wild places of the earth, Sierra Club Outings sponsors about 330 National and International Outings each year. They run trips that Club members both want to go on and that contribute to the overall conservation and environmental goals of the Club.

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.

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.

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.

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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