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Green Jobs Resource List

June 18, 2010 | By: GBB | No Comments on Green Jobs Resource List

Despite the current economic turmoil and poor job market, the prospect of green job growth continues to hold much promise.  Aside from the obvious sites such as monster, hotjobs, careerbuilder and indeed, I have compiled this handy listing of obvious and not-so-obvious green job boards and related web resources.

General & Multi-Discipline Related

Green Dream Jobs – Green Jobs
Green Dream Jobs is the leading green jobs service on the Web, online since 1996. Hundreds of top green employers work with us including renewable energy, green building, natural food, and all environmental and sustainable jobs. Green Dream Jobs is a service of, the voice for green business on the Web. – Green Careers
Find your dream job from a select group of highly qualified employers, all with a focus on green, cleantech, and sustainable business practices. Our listings emphasize high quality, professional opportunities with the best organizations, providing job seekers and employers with the leading career tool for the green economy.

GreenEnergyTV – Job Board
We are an Online Television Channel that is dedicated to airing green videos for millions of viewers around the world. Though having been launched only in January 2007, Green Energy TV now has viewers from over 160 countries on 6 continents going to to watch green videos.

Green Jobs – TreeHugger
TreeHugger is the leading media outlet dedicated to driving sustainability mainstream. Partial to a modern aesthetic, we strive to be a one-stop shop for green news, solutions, and product information.

GreenJobsReady is an online informative portal offering the latest news views and resources on breakthrough green jobs training programs in the Renewable Energy world.

Solar Energy, Wind Energy, Clean Tech Related

ASES GreenStart Jobs Board
One of the biggest challenges in finding a green-collar job is knowing which companies are in the green economy. To help you find interesting job opportunities, the American Solar Energy Society has created this GreenStart Job Board to introduce you to some of the organizations in the green economy and to provide a fast and easy way to browse the current job openings at each company.

Home Power Magazine – Job Board
Companion web site to print publication focused on solar, wind, micro-hydro, and home design. Site features articles, reference information, business directory and lob listings.
The only dedicated jobs site for PV manufacturing professionals.

PHOTON International – Job Board
Photon International publishes in-depth coverage of the photovoltaic industry, from technology and markets to government programs around the world.

Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) – Job Board
This area was constructed to help connect our members with new employment opportunities. Use the links below to guide you as you begin your job search. Employers and recruiters: You now have access to our specialized niche.

Solar Industry Magazine – Solar Careers
Solar Industry is the new monthly trade magazine serving professionals involved in all aspects of the solar energy industry. Based in the U.S., Solar Industry is dedicated to the solar energy segment of the renewable energy industry, covering both solar photovoltaic and solar thermal technologies, and focusing on all applications of these technologies, from handheld gadgets to utility-scale solar power plants.

Sun & Wind Energy – Job Board
SUN & WIND ENERGY is the unique forum for experts on renewable energies that informs about 23,000 professionals worldwide in English about the top-themes of the branch. Generally featured in the international magazine are market overviews, product information, statistics, prospects and exclusive company profiles, all within the fields of solar thermal, photovoltaics, wind energy and biomass. Besides receiving the latest news the reader is able to profit from additional offerings such as an exhibition calendar and a branch directory.

American Wind Energy Association – Careers in Wind
Wind is one of the fastest growing sources of energy in the U.S. and abroad. As this dynamic industry expands, so does the demand for skilled professionals in a variety of areas.

North American Windpower – Job Board
North American Windpower’s readers rely on this publication to keep them up-to-date on all wind power issues and more. Project developers, electric utility executives, equipment vendors, professional consultants, and service providers have all come to expect informative discussion of the latest trends affecting the industry. As the wind industry grows, market participants can be assured they will continue to receive the crucial information they need to make informed business decision.

Clean Technology Jobs is brought to you by AZoNetwork, the leading online science, engineering and medical publisher.

Cleantech.Org Job Board is the leading portal for energy & environmental technology commercialization. Think of us as a virtual incubator for clean technologies, and a resource to scientists, inventors, entrepreneurs and investors interested in new technologies in cleantech. The cleantech sector is global, with no geographical center of gravity… so we’ve created one on the web. Job Board was started in 1998 by a group of renewable energy professionals who wanted their work to relate to their passion for renewable energy. With this passion and the desire to create a long term sustainable business, we have created perhaps the single most recognized and trusted source for renewable energy news and information on the Internet.

Greenjobs was launched in 2004 to focus specifically on all aspects of employment in renewable energy worldwide. Greenjobs is staffed and supported by people with a long experience in the field of renewable energy (RE). Our headquarters are in California. Our goal is to become the leading provider of RE employment services and information. At Greenjobs, we want to make it easy for talent and employers to find each other in the world of Renewable Energy and thus harness its greatest potential.

Hydrogen & Fuel Cell Job Board
The National Hydrogen Association is a membership organization founded by a group of ten industry, university, research, and small business members in 1989. Today the NHA’s membership has grown to over 100 members, including representatives from the automobile industry; the fuel cell industry; aerospace; federal, state, and local government; energy providers; and many other industry stakeholders.

Biofuel, Ethanol, Biodiesel Related was founded as a service to the biodiesel industry by BBI International to connect qualified job seekers with potential employers in this time of unprecedented growth. All candidates who post their resumes on are carefully screened to ensure they are qualified to work in the biodiesel industry. Employers are also screened to maintain the integrity of as the only job board dedicated exclusively to the industry.

Biofuels Digest – Job Board
The world’s most widely read biofuels daily.

DieselNet – Job Board
Careers in engines, fuels, emissions and emission control · engineering · research · sales.

ethanol jobs was founded as a service to the ethanol industry by BBI International to connect qualified job seekers with potential employers in this time of unprecedented growth. All candidates who post their resumes on are carefully screened to ensure they are qualified to work in the ethanol industry. Employers are also screened to maintain the integrity of as the only job board dedicated exclusively to the industry.

Environmental & Energy Related

Cyber-Sierra’s Natural Resources Job Search
Finding employment in natural resource occupations, 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 carnivores, you may not get a second chance, so check the Newest Job Announcements first and be sure to refresh/reload your pages for the latest list. If you don’t see what you want, then widen the search with the annotated links lists organized by topic.
Jobs in oil, energy, mining, geoscience, seismology, geodesy, earth science, earth system science, environmental science, environmental engineering, remediation, contaminated land, agriculture, forestry, ecology, plant science, meteorology, atmospheric science, oceanography, marine science, geography, hydrology, hydrogeology, soil science, remote sensing, GIS, geomatics, geotechnical / civil engineering, transport, asbestos surveying, renewable energy, carbon management, EIA, EMS, waste management, sustainable development, electrical engineering, maintenance engineering and related subjects. – Job Board
ECOCLUB Members can access information on worldwide vacancies, including full-time & part-time jobs and paid internships in the fields of Ecotourism, Responsible Tourism, Sustainable Tourism, Community Tourism, Wildlife Tourism, Adventure Travel, Wildlife Conservation, Field Biology, Environmental Management and International Development.
Covers environmental employment in the USA and Canada, including natural, green and science listings. environmental jobs
Edie (Environmental Data Interactive Exchange) is an online resource for environmental professionals, researchers and all those with an interest in green issues, bringing together practical information and in-depth yet accessible news. Officially Europe’s biggest environmental website, Edie combines an unparalleled directory of products and services from thousands of specialized companies with an online news service reporting on the latest environmental stories as they break.

EE-Link is a participant in the Environmental Education and Training Partnership (EETAP) of the North American Association for Environmental Education (NAAEE). The NAAEE/EE-Link jobs database averages 100-200 current job postings and the database is updated daily. View & submit jobs, & sign up for the weekly Jobs-Report.

ENDS Jobsearch is brought to you by the publisher of ENDS, the leading provider of environmental intelligence. provides the latest job vacancies for people who are looking to work in or are currently working within the environmental sector.

Energy Jobs Portal
The Energy Jobs Portal is an online job resource serving employers and job seekers in all sectors of the energy community. The online platform offers a focused, user-friendly connection point for highly qualified candidates and employers needing to position new job opportunities in the energy industry.

Energy Vortex – Career Center is an open industry energy site designed to serve as a B2B community and e-commerce center. We have crafted the site for the exchange of ideas, the connection of buyers and sellers, and for professional career advancement. brings together leading environmental employers with the best candidates to work for a better environment. Start a career, not just a job, at!

Environmental Career Opportunities
Subscription-based, biweekly newsletter. Our environmental job vacancies are from all sectors of the job-market including non-profits, corporations, professional firms, institutions, and Federal, state and local governments.

Environmental-Expert – Job Board
Environmental Expert connects over 1,000,000 environmental industry professionals from around the globe to over 16,000 companies that provide the products, services and information they need to do their job successfully. Environmental Expert is more than just an online marketplace! Unlike other sites, the Environmental Expert portal contains an unmatched wealth of industry-related information and resources, like publications, events, articles, job postings, press releases & news.
Welcome to With hundreds of advertisers and over 28,000 subscribers, we are the UK’s No.1 website for jobs, courses and events in the environmental sector. – Job Board
EnviroNetwork is the web’s leading environmental job network. Our goal is the same, whether in environmental engineering, marine biology, or natural resource conservation: we aim to further the careers of our members and make sure organizations can fill their employment needs quickly and inexpensively with the best talent available. – Jobs
Idealist is a project of Action Without Borders, a nonprofit organization founded in 1995 with offices in the United States and Argentina. Idealist is an interactive site where people and organizations can exchange resources and ideas, locate opportunities and supporters, and take steps toward building a world where all people can lead free and dignified lives.

National Registry of Environmental Professionals – Job Board
We at the NREP are dedicated to professionally and legally enhancing the recognition of those individuals who possess the education, training, and experience as qualified environmental engineers, technologists, managers, technicians, and scientists. We aim to consolidate such recognition into a single, viable source so that the public at large, the government, insurers, and employers can easily see, understand, and justify the importance of these individuals.

We thought it would be a good idea to create a global site that was free to advertise & search environmental jobs and free to list & search environmental resumes. That way the money is kept in conservation and environmental protection for the benefit of our planet!

thingamajob – Environmental Jobs
Thingamajob has Environmental jobs at leading companies across the country. Browse our environmental job postings below and apply immediately online if you find an environmental job you’re interested in.

Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Related

Environment & Sustainability Recruitment. Acre is the world’s leading recruitment firm specializing in CSR, sustainability, climate change and environment.

BSR – CSR Job Board
Business for Social Responsibility (BSR) provides socially responsible business solutions to many of the world’s leading corporations. Headquartered in San Francisco and with offices in Europe and China, BSR is a nonprofit business association that serves its 250 member companies and other Global 1000 enterprises. Through advisory services, convenings and research, BSR works with corporations and concerned stakeholders of all types to create a more just and sustainable global economy.

Care2 JobFinder
World’s largest listing of jobs with socially responsible companies.

Ethical Corporation – Job Board
Here you’ll find an up-to-date listing of corporate responsibility jobs from all over the world.

Ethical Jobs
Ethical Jobs is regularly updated with jobs and resumes in ethical fields – Charities, Corporate Social Responsibility, Family & Children and other categories.

Just Means! Job Board
Our mission is to provide best in class services that help companies communicate and implement their socially responsible efforts on-line.

Social Investment Forum – Job Board
The Social Investment Forum has created a jobs board to help those working in the SRI industry find jobs in their field, and to help its members find top industry professionals.

Education and Career Guide Related

Directory of Environmental Programs
The purpose of this site is to function as a clearing house for environmental program information in institutions of higher education, and in so doing, increase the likelihood that mentor and student will find each other. – Environmental Education Directory
Welcome to – The Environmental School Directory. Search and compare environmental schools for campus and online degree programs including: Environmental Engineering, Wildlife Sciences, Environmental Studies, Environmental Education, Forestry, and Geographic Information Systems (GIS).

As a pioneering career-change and transition consultant, Carol McClelland, Ph.D., has helped thousands of clients, students, and readers discover more fulfilling careers and lives with hope, discovery, and insight.

Green Energy Jobs – Career Guide
The Green Energy Career guide provides an overview of the career opportunities within the renewable energy industries.


GreenSage – Green Jobs
GreenSage brings together the many elements of our industry and connects them into one community. You can find reliable information about the issues we face concerning our built environments. You can learn about sustainable materials, quickly locate professional assistance in your area and easily connect with resellers to recycle materials, enabling you to easily make informed choices that best meet your own needs and projects.


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