Career Links for Environmental Management Systems and Plant and Soil Systems


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Career Fact Sheet

The Air & Waste Management Association (A&WMA) has a fact sheet for environmental careers located mostly in North America. The A&WMA fact sheet includes information about working conditions along with qualification requirements for employment. In addition, insight into useful skills and education for jobs in the environmental arena is also provided.

Environmental Careers Fact Sheet (PDF)

Why Green Is Your Color

Why Green Is Your Color: A Woman's Guide to a Sustainable Career is a free, downloadable comprehensive manual designed to assist women with job training and career development as they enter into innovative and nontraditional jobs. The guide is a resource to help training providers, educators, counselors and other workforce development professionals promote the recruitment and retention of women in green career paths.
Why Green is Your Color: A Woman's Guide to a Sustainable Career

Bureau of Labor Statistics Green Careers

Agricultural & Environmental Careers

AGRI Careers
American Society of Agronomy
College Board - Major & Career Search
Environmental Career
Environmental Career Opportunities
Environmental Jobs and Careers
GeoSearch - GIS Recruitment
Green Degrees and Sustainability
National Ground Water Association
Top Environmental Careers
Weed Science Society of America

Corporations & Non-Profits 

Air & Waste Management Association
Allen & York
Chicago Botanic Garden
Dow AgroSciences - Careers
Earthworks Jobs
Ecology and Environment, Inc
Environmental Quality Management (EQM)GHD
Green Cross
Horizon Environmental Services
Lion Technology - Careers
Nature Conservancy
North American Association for Environmental Education
Pioneer Hi-Bred
Sabine Oil & Gas
Severn Trent Water Ltd.
Weston Solutions

Local Companies

C. H. Fenstermaker
Coastal Environments, Inc
Enviro One
QRI (Formerly Quaternary Resource Investigations)
Shaw Group
Terracon Consultants, Inc.
Total Environmental Solutions


Louisiana State University - Olinde Career Center
Louisiana State University - Job Opportunities (HRM)
Louisiana State University AgCenter - Job Opportunities


Bureau of Labor Statistics - Environmental Scientists and Specialists
Environmental Protection Agency - Careers
Natural Resources Conservation Service
USAJOBS - Federal Government's Official Jobs Site
United States Department of Agriculture Agricultural Research Service - Careers
United States Department of Agriculture - Internship Program


Louisiana Department of State Civil Service
Louisiana Public Health Institute
Louisiana Department of Agriculture and Forestry
Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality
Louisiana Department of Natural Resources
Louisiana Department of Labor


American Geological Institute - Internships
Careers in Science and Engineering - A Student Planning Guide to Grad School and Beyond
Cultural Vistas
Guide to Human Resources in the Geosciences
Institute for Shipboard Education - Semester at Sea
International Association for the Exchange of Students for Technical Experience
Jobs Abroad
JobStar - Resumes & Cover Letters
Peace Corps
Summer Internships Opportunities in the Geosciences
Universities Space Research Association - Education & Outreach