Sign Up Now for the All Ivy Environmental Fair (3/3/2017)

screen-shot-2016-12-22-at-10-10-20-amRegistration is now open for the 14th annual All Ivy Environmental and Sustainable Development Career Fair!

All Ivy Environmental & Sustainable Development Career
March 3rd, 2016 from 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Alfred Lerner Hall, New York, NY

The Fair is held on the campus of Columbia University and is a great way to meet potential employers and to network with other students. Every year, we host this event with other Ivies to connect students with representatives who are hiring at top organizations.

We will be providing low-cost transportation options via van to New York. Sign up for a ride down will begin in early February and is first-come, first-serve. (More information to be provided in early January.)

At the Fair you will be able to meet potential employers from public agencies, consulting firms, nonprofit organizations, business and industry. Learn about careers, internships, part- and full-time opportunities.

To Register

  1. Visit the All Ivy Career Fair website
  2. Click on the Registration tab and select “as a job seeker”
  3. Register for a new account (if you attended the All Ivy Fair last year, then use the  same user/password)
  4. Once logged in, click on Events > Career Fairs > All Ivy Fair > RSVP
  5. Submit your resume to the All Ivy Resume Book

Let’s go get green jobs and internships!

Career Blitz: Environmental

  1. 4 Myths About Green, Environmental, and Infrastructure Jobs – ARTICLE (Job-Hunt.org)
  2. American Farm School (Post-Graduate) – POST-GRADUATE FELLOWSHIPS (Apply by March 15), Thessaloniki, Greece
  3. American GeoSciences Fellowship – INTERNSHIPS (Deadline March 15), Washington, DC
  4. Environmental and Energy Study Institute – INTERNSHIPS (Apply now), Washington, DC
  5. Hurricane Island Center for Science and Leadership – INTERNSHIPS (Deadline March 15), Hurricane Island, Maine)
  6. MillerCoors – SUSTAINABILITY INTERNSHIP (Apply now), Milwaukee, WI
  7. NativeEnergy – INTERN (Apply Now), Burlington, VT
  8. New York City Department of Environmental Protection – INTERNSHIP, New York, NY
  9. Trends in Environmental Jobs and Employment – ARTICLE (Environmental Programs.Net)
  10. World Resources Institute – RESEARCH INTERN (Apply Now), Washington, DC

4 Myths About Green, Environmental, and Infrastructure Jobs – ARTICLE (Job-Hunt.org)
http://bit.ly/li5ohO

American Farm School (Post-Graduate) – POST-GRADUATE FELLOWSHIPS (Apply by March 15), Thessaloniki, Greece
Five post-graduate teaching fellowships are available at independent, nonprofit educational institution founded in 1904 to serve the needs of Greece and the surrounding Balkan areas. The School prepares its graduates for prominent roles in community life and in the agriculture and food sectors by teaching farming and business practices that are economically viable, ecologically sound and socially responsible.
http://bit.ly/YsYlR9

American GeoSciences Fellowship – INTERNSHIPS (Apply by March 15), Washington, DC
Interested in public policy and in how Washington impacts the geoscience community? Gain a first-hand understanding of the legislative process and the operation of executive branch agencies while honing your writing, research, and web publishing skills. Stipend provided.
http://bit.ly/QZ7CkZ

Environmental and Energy Study Institute – INTERNSHIPS (Apply Now), Washington, DC
Provide substantive help to advance our environmental and energy policy agenda. Gain insight into the workings of Congress and the federal legislative process, knowledge of significant environmental and energy issues, and learn how to build coalitions with other organizations.
http://bit.ly/YSB2jz

Hurricane Island Center for Science and Leadership – INTERNSHIPS (Deadline March 15), Hurricane Island, Maine
Hands-on experiential education opportunity. Gain field research experience and leadership training in a remote off-shore environment. Internships available in Research, Infrastructure and Design.
http://bit.ly/XamexB

MillerCoors – SUSTAINABILITY INTERNSHIP (Apply now), Milwaukee, WI
Support the sustainability team with departmental research and strategic planning assignments. Communicate regularly with members of the Public Affairs and Communications Organization, research and write on issues of substantive importance in Sustainability in meetings with external organizations, and educate consumers on drunk driving prevention and recycling.
bit.ly/YTp5Jf

NativeEnergy – INTERN (Apply Now), Burlington, VT
Gain valuable educational experience in carbon accounting, marketing, sales, and project development. Interns have moved on to careers in the energy sector, public policy, environmental advocacy, and other fields.
http://bit.ly/15eLt55

New York City Department of Environmental Protection – INTERNSHIP, New York, NY
Help preserve and protect NYC’s water supply and make New York City more sustainable. Projects include participating in mega projects, working with state and Federal regulators on critical water quality issues, and helping to “design and build the most ingenious water system in the world?
http://on.nyc.gov/XBEIVD

Trends in Environmental Jobs and Employment – ARTICLE (Environmental Programs.Net)
http://bit.ly/ZEHT4U

World Resources Institute – RESEARCH INTERN (Apply Now), Washington, DC
Assist in the President’s Office of a research and policy organization focusing on the intersection of the environment and socio-economic development. This is a paid internship available now; search site for other internship opportunities in summer and off-term.
http://bit.ly/YSAwSF

Check out additional resources through Career Services here: http://www.dartmouth.edu/~csrc/explore/careers/env.html

Make an appointment by calling 603-646-2215

 

 

CAREER BLITZ: Environmental

  1. Ceres – Winter & Spring Internships  (Boston, MA)
  2. Department of Agriculture – Post-Graduate Position  (Geneva, NY)
  3. National Science Foundation – Summer Research – Environmental  (Nationwide)
  4. All Ivy Environmental Career Fair –  (1-Mar-13) (Columbia University, New York, NY)
  5. Donald J. Cohen Fellowship in Developmental Social Neuroscience – Fellowship – 2 Years (Apply by January 7)
  6. Earth Island Journal – Internship (Interim/Winter) (Berkeley, CA)
  7. Sierra Club – Environmental Apprentice Careers Program (Post-Graduate) (Washington, DC, San Francisco & Minneapolis)
  8. Caterpillar – Environmental Health & Safety Intern (Summer) (Athens, GA)
  9. Clean Edison – Internship (Winter) (New York, NY)
  10. Tennessee Valley Authority – Geography/Biology Internship (Winter/Spring) (Muscle Shoals, AL)
  11. Overview: Government Jobs in Environmental Science – Resource

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Ceres – Winter & Spring Internships (Boston, MA)
Ceres is an advocate for sustainability leadership. Interns support program, Communications, and Development staff working with a wide variety of constituents: environmental activists, investors, funders, and corporations on topics ranging from public policy to corporate accountability and education on risks associated with climate change.
http://bit.ly/VikJJX

Department of Agriculture – Post-Graduate Position (Geneva, NY)
Help find solutions to Agricultural problems that affect Americans every day, from field to table through supporting research at Plant Genetics Resources Unit
http://1.usa.gov/Uh58JA

National Science Foundation – Summer Research – Environmental (Nationwide)
Directory of National Science Foundation’s Research Experience for Undergraduates Program. This is a listing of opportunities available for Environmental Science related programs, visit individual sites for program details and application deadlines.
http://1.usa.gov/UIo7kT

All Ivy Environmental Career Fair – (Columbia University, New York, NY)
Meet with representatives from organizations hiring for internships and full-time employees. Registration is now open and free for students!
http://bit.ly/VJCnZ2

Donald J. Cohen Fellowship in Developmental Social Neuroscience – Fellowship – 2 Years
Participate in cutting-edge clinical research on social cognition in infants at risk for autism at the Marcus Autism Center at Emory University School of Medicine in Atlanta.   The Center also works in partnership with the CDC, the Yerkes National Primate Center, and the Georgia Institute of Technology.  Research autism from a multidisciplinary approach across institutions, spanning projects in behavioral neuroscience, neuroimaging, molecular and population genetics, and treatment.
http://bit.ly/Xv2Ptz

Earth Island Journal – Internship (Berkeley, CA)
Interested in the environment and the future of our planet? Build knowledge, expand your research and fact-checking skills and gain experience in reporting/writing.
http://bit.ly/Xv3T0p

Sierra Club – Environmental Apprentice Careers Program (Washington, DC, San Francisco & Minneapolis)
Sierra Club’s Environmental Apprenticeship is a 6-month training program to cultivate future leaders in environmental advocacy. This program is designed for recent college graduates who are interested in legislation, media, and community outreach as a means of promoting green initiatives. Applications for the 2013 program begin late December.
http://bit.ly/TK3S5n

Caterpillar – Environmental Health & Safety Intern (Athens, GA)
Assist Environmental Health & Safety team with updating and developing safety and environmental programs and supporting procedures
http://bit.ly/TK3B2f

Clean Edison – Internship (New York, NY)
Learn about the clean technology industry and gain hands-on experience at a sustainable-focused start-up in Midtown Manhattan.
http://bit.ly/WM2wW9

Tennessee Valley Authority – Geography/Biology Internship (Muscle Shoals, AL)
Support Kentucky Reservoir Land Planning and Natural Resource Management efforts. Responsibilities include editing draft map documents and GIS databases based on comprehensive biological data, existing contractual agreements, and agreement of project teams.
http://bit.ly/Uh640n

Overview: Government Jobs in Environmental Science – Resource
Interested in applying for a full-time position in environmental science? Check out this site for an overview of available government positions — from internships to full-time jobs across Federal agencies.
http://bit.ly/TF6tuR

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Check out more Environmental Career resources here: http://www.dartmouth.edu/~csrc/explore/careers/env.html

Make an appointment by calling 603-646-2215

 

CAREER BLITZ: Green Careers

CAREER BLITZ: GREEN CAREERS

TOPICS INCLUDE:

1.) PRODUCTION & LAB RESEARCH INTERNS – Ecovative Design (Green Island, NY) – PAID – APPLY ASAP
2.) SUSTAINABILITY TECHNOLOGY RESEARCH FELLOW – Oberlin College (Oberlin, OH) – DEADLINE: 5/1/12
3.) HEALTHIER LUNCH FOR KIDS IN PUBLIC SCHOOLS – Blog Post from Seventh Generation™
4.) ENVIRONMENTAL SPECIALIST – Compliance Management International (Entry-Level)(North Wales, PA)
5.) TECHNICAL ASSISTANT COORDINATOR – Rails-to-Trails Conservancy (Entry-Level)(Washington, D.C.)
6.) SUSTAINABLE COMMUNITIES RESEARCH INTERN – Vermont Natural Resources Council (Summer)
7.) GREEN CAREERS GUIDE (Web Resource)
8.) ENVIRONMENTAL CONSULTING JOBS & INTERNSHIPS – PM Environmental, Inc.

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1.) PRODUCTION & LAB RESEARCH INTERNS – Ecovative Design (Green Island, NY) – PAID – APPLY ASAP
Participate in innovative internship experiences assisting in the creation of sustainable material production. Ecovative Design, Inc. seeks Production Research and Lab Research interns. Apply this week for summer 2012 opportunities. http://bit.ly/Ia1YGv

2.) SUSTAINABILITY TECHNOLOGY RESEARCH FELLOW – Oberlin College (Oberlin, OH) – DEADLINE: 5/1/12
Fellow will assist in development and management of novel technological system of building and bioregional “dashboards” and other devices that provide city and college residents with environmentally and socially contextualized real-time feedback on electricity and water flows through college, residential and commercial buildings and through the City of Oberlin. http://bit.ly/xfkjAj

3.) HEALTHIER LUNCH FOR KIDS IN PUBLIC SCHOOLS – Blog Post from Seventh Generation™
There is growing concern around the decisions made around food for youth in public schools. Seventh Generation™, the nation’s leading brand of household and personal care products that help protect human health and the environment, provides comment on sustainable nutrition in Vermont schools. http://bit.ly/Idm0zK
Seventh Generation™ joined our Employer Networking Fair in September 2011!

4.) SUSTAINABLE COMMUNITIES RESEARCH INTERN – Vermont Natural Resources Council (Summer)
Are you going to be in the Upper Valley for Summer 2012? Consider an internship experience with the Vermont Natural Resources Council (VNRC). Contribute to a project that includes topics like protection of surface and groundwater, minimization of loss/fragmentation of farms and forestland, and reduction of energy used or greenhouse gasses emitted. http://bit.ly/IC9SGy

5.) TECHNICAL ASSISTANT COORDINATOR – Rails-to-Trails Conservancy (Entry Level)(Washington, D.C.)
Rails-to-Trails Conservancy is a nonprofit organization advocating healthier lifestyles by creating a nationwide network of trails from former rail lines. Successful candidate will provide technical assistance to public and staff and support project work to include the implementation of the Urban Pathways Initiative. http://bit.ly/JyOYeE

6) ENVIRONMENTAL SPECIALIST – Compliance Management International (Entry-Level)(North Wales, PA)
CMI is a management firm providing organizations with solutions to Environmental, Health and Safety (EH&S), Department of Transportation and related risk management issues. Assist customers with permitting (e.g., air, stormwater, industrial wastewater, hazardous waste, etc.), geosciences, audits, environmental reporting, environmental management systems, plan preparation, and client management. http://bit.ly/K3ATlb

7.) GREEN CAREERS GUIDE (Web Resource)
Searching for internships, jobs, or information on “green” jobs? Check out this web resource. http://bit.ly/JaynIl

8.) ENVIRONMENTAL CONSULTING JOBS & INTERNSHIPS – PM Environmental, Inc.
PM Environmental, Inc. is an environmental consulting firm with multiple offices nationwide offering internships and entry-level professional science careers in environmental consulting. http://bit.ly/ISnpct

Career Blitz: Green Careers

Career Blitz: Green Careers

1.) Minor in Sustainability at Dartmouth (Web Resource)
2.) Summer Internship – Ceres.org (Boston) – PAID
3.) Socio-Environmental Sustainability Internships – SESYNC (Maryland) – PAID – DEADLINE: 4/15/12
4.) Post-Graduate Abroad Opportunities – The School for Field Studies (Web Resource)
5.) NYC Residential Clean Energy Sales & Outreach (Full-Time) – Community Energy
6.) Ocean Conservation Internship – Waitt Foundation (Washington, DC) – PAID – DEADLINE: 4/22/12
7.) Job Search Tools! American Solar Energy Society (Web Resource)

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1.) Minor in Sustainability at Dartmouth (Web Resource)
Sustainability has become a growing topic of interest for organizations from all industries. Did you know that you can fulfill requirements and graduate with a minor in sustainability from Dartmouth? http://bit.ly/HYcnQi

2.) Summer Internship – Ceres.org (Boston) – PAID
Ceres seeks to foster greater public disclosure of environmental and social impacts by corporations. Ceres is a national coalition of investors, environmentalists, labor unions and public interest groups. Great opportunity for those interested in developing knowledge in corporate social and environmental responsibility. http://bit.ly/InHERk

3.) Socio-Environmental Sustainability Internships – SESYNC (Maryland) – PAID – DEADLINE: 4/15/12
The National Socio-Environmental Synthesis Center (SESYNC) is offering paid summer research and media internships for students interested in environmental policy, land use, and social dimensions of environmental stewardship. DEADLINE is 4/15/12 http://bit.ly/IekmuY

4.) Post-Graduate Abroad Opportunities – The School for Field Studies (Web Resource)
The School for Field Studies lists a wide variety of post-graduate environmental fieldwork related opportunities in different countries. http://bit.ly/Hr9YV0

5.) NYC Residential Clean Energy Sales & Outreach (Full-Time) – Community Energy
Take part in promoting wind-power in New York for a national wind energy marketer. Coordinate event marketing, lead grass-roots outreach campaign in NYC, and enroll new customers in ConEdison Solutions Wind Power Program. http://bit.ly/IIN3OY

6.) Ocean Conservation Internship – Waitt Foundation (Washington, DC) – PAID – DEADLINE: 4/22/12
Gain perspective/experience in ocean conservation. Intern will prepare documents, create databases, attend meetings with senior representatives of NGOs and develop understanding of ocean conservation work. Dates negotiable. Full-time internship position. Search Job ID# 12659 in DartBoard.

7.) Job Search Tools! American Solar Energy Society (Web Resource)
The American Solar Energy Society has aggregated great green-job search resources! Add these to your bookmarks! http://bit.ly/IoFOQ4

 

 

Career Blitz: Green Careers

Career Blitz: Green Careers

 1. Mississippi River Delta Restoration Policy Internship – Environmental Defense Fund (Washington, DC)
2. Sustainability Technology Research Fellow – Oberlin College (Oberlin, OH) DEADLINE: 3/30/12
3. Environmental Educators – Maine Conservation Corps (Maine) – DEADLINE: 3/30/12 – PAID
4. 2-Yr. Post-Grad Environmental Career Program – Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
5. Policy Analyst – Heal the Bay (Santa Monica, CA)
6. Project Developer – EDP Renewables (Portland, OR)
7. Biofuel Technologies Internship – International Clean Council on Transportation (Summer)(Washington, DC)

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1. Mississippi River Delta Restoration Policy Internship – Environmental Defense Fund (Washington, DC)
Conduct policy research for the Environmental Defense Fund and gain the opportunity of connecting with varying environmental organizations involved in coastal restoration projects. Research topics may include the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, Army Corps of Engineer Projects, and/or federal congressional appropriations. To apply: http://bit.ly/yW9z57

2. Sustainability Technology Research Fellow – Oberlin College (Oberlin, OH) DEADLINE: 3/30/12
Assist in the development and management of a technological system of building and bioregional “dashboards” and other devices that provide city and college residents with energy use feedback. Experience working with computer technology is preferred. http://bit.ly/xfkjAj

3. Environmental Educators – Maine Conservation Corps (Maine) – DEADLINE: 3/30/12 – PAID
Consider an Environmental Educator position with the Maine Conservation Corps. Obtain skills and experience working on watershed projects, trail work projects, and leading educational activities for visitors. For more information, please visit: http://1.usa.gov/xDubnX

4. 2-Yr. Post-Grad Environmental Career Program – Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
Take part in a 2-year environmental career rotation program with the Environmental Protection Agency. This entry-level opportunity is for students that will be graduating with degrees or interests from varying fields (not just sciences). http://1.usa.gov/H4OHJZ

5. Policy Analyst – Heal the Bay (Santa Monica, CA)
Heal the Bay is a non-profit organization that supports local and environmental policy research in California. The Policy Analyst position would partake in a wide array of research-related functions in Santa Monica and support the advocacy work for the organization. http://bit.ly/GQWd1B

6. Project Developer – EDP Renewables (Portland, OR)
EDP Renewables develops and constructs wind farms throughout North America. The Project Developer would be responsible for creating project maps using GIS, coordinating project proposals, assisting with community outreach, and conducting land, market, regulatory research. http://bit.ly/H9nJkU

7. Biofuel Technologies Internship – International Council on Clean Transportation (Summer)(Washington, DC)
Conduct research and literature reviews for a project focusing on advanced biofuel technologies. International Council on Clean Transportation (ICCT) is a non-profit working on policies to reduce conventional pollutants. This internship is paid and based in Washington, DC. Application deadline is 4/2/12 http://bit.ly/H9yqny

 

Career Blitz: Green Careers

Career Blitz: Green Careers

TOPICS INCLUDE:

 1. Resources for the Future (RFF) Summer Internship Program (Washington, D.C) – DEADLINE: 3/2/12
2. Research Assistant – U.S. Climate Initiative – World Resources Institute (Full-Time)
3. Diversity for Sustainability Internship Program – Pacific Institute (Oakland, CA) – DEADLINE: 3/15/12
4. Environmental Employer Spotlight: Addison: Brand Strategy & Communications Design
5. Land Reform Summer Research Internship – Coal River Mountain Watch (Summer)(West Virginia)
6. Full-Time Summer Stream Salamander Field Assistant (Central NH) – DEADLINE: 3/15/12 – PAID
7. Entry-Level Communications Professional – Public Health & Policy – The Cadmus Group
8. 2-Yr. Environmental Fellowship; Summer Environmental Internship – DEADLINE: 3/26/12

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1.  Resources for the Future (RFF) Summer Internship Program (Washington, D.C) DEADLINE: 3/2/12
Nonprofit organization specializing in research, policy analysis, and public education on environmental, energy, and natural resource issues, offers summer internships for outstanding undergraduate and graduate students. Varying internships for Summer 2012 (Climate & Energy Law, Shale Gas Development, Climate & Cities, Land Conservation). Deadlines: 3/2/12. www.rff.org/internships/summer

2. Research Assistant – U.S. Climate Initiative – World Resources Institute (Full-Time)(Washington, D.C.)
The U.S. Climate team provides research information to policymakers. The Research Assistant will join a team in Washington, D.C. focused on opportunities for federal agencies and states to drive reductions in greenhouse gas emissions. Visit http://www.wri.org/careers for information on how to apply.

3. Diversity for Sustainability Internship Program – Pacific Institute (Oakland, CA) – DEADLINE: 3/15/12
California-based environmental research non-profit seeking applications for Summer Diversity for Sustainability Internship Program for Summer 2012. Student participant will gain research skills, develop knowledge about environmental issues (i.e., water shortage, habitat destruction, and global warming). Deadline: 3/15/12. http://bit.ly/xug3X7

4. Environmental Employer Spotlight: Addison: Brand Strategy & Communications Design
Interested in sustainability but also passionate about media, communications, publishing, and branding? Addison specializes in brand strategy and communications design and has a team solely dedicated to communications about sustainability and corporate social responsibility. Visit their website for more information: http://www.addison.com/

5. Land Reform Summer Research Internship – Coal River Mountain Watch (Summer)(West Virginia)
Coal River Mountain Watch is an environmental justice organization fights mountaintop removal coal mining and researches impacts of the coal industry on community health and safety. Upper-level undergraduate interested in law, geography, and/or land use will participate in a research project focusing on plausible strategies for land reform and property tax reform. http://bit.ly/AEgKej

6. Full-Time Summer Stream Salamander Field Assistant (Central NH) – DEADLINE: 3/15/12 – PAID
Assistant’s primary duties will involve surveys of stream salamanders and brook trout in headwater streams of central New Hampshire. Housing is provided in Hubbard Brook, NH. http://bit.ly/wLLMkc

7. Entry-Level Communications Professional – Public Health & Policy – The Cadmus Group
Entry-level communications position at Cadmus Group that can provide support on environmental, public health, and indoor air quality issues for clientele at the United States Environmental Protection Agency. Cadmus helps government, non-profit, and corporate clients address critical challenges in the environmental and energy sectors. Apply directly to Job ID #: 733 at http://bit.ly/pPvzkr

8. 2-Yr. Environmental Fellowship; Summer Environmental Internship – DEADLINE: 3/26/12
EnvironmentAmerica is seeking candidates for a 1) 2-Year Fellowship, and 2) a Summer Environmental Internship. Environment America’s mission is to research and advocate the policies and build and mobilize the public support necessary to win positive change for our environment. See DartBoard for more information! Deadline is 3/26/12.


 

Green Careers Digest: February 22nd, 2012

GREEN CAREERS DIGEST: FEBRUARY 22nd, 2012

1. All Ivy Environmental & Sustainable Development Fair – 2/24/12
2. Program Coordinator Intern – Climate Institute (Spring)
3. Women in Conservation Program Internship – Audubon New York – (NYC)(6-Months) – PAID
4. Environmental Leadership Program – OurEarth.org (Summer)
5. Researcher – Marstel Day – Environmental Consulting (Full-Time)(Fredericksburg, VA)
6. Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Internship – National Renewable Energy Laboratory (Golden, CO)
7. Grassroots Environmental Job/Internship Board (Web Resource)
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1. All Ivy Environmental & Sustainable Development Fair in NYC – STILL TIME TO REGISTER – 2/24/12
Network with employers. Learn about green jobs and internships. Learn how to make yourself a desirable candidate in a trending market. Register for the All Ivy Environmental & Sustainable Development Fair that will take place at Columbia University on February 24th, 2012. Each year students from Dartmouth, Columbia, Cornell, Brown, Princeton, Yale, UPenn, and Harvard convene in New York City to network with employers and learn about opportunities. For more information visit: http://bit.ly/wkFlJn or email Jesse.Wingate@Dartmouth.edu.

2. Program Coordinator Intern – Climate Institute (Spring)
Program Coordinator of the nascent Center for Environmental Leadership Training (CELT), the Institute’s education arm in the US position open for Spring 2012. For more information, search Job ID: 3685 in DartBoard.

3. Women in Conservation Program Internship – Audubon New York – (NYC)(6-Months) – PAID
Audubon is looking for a 6 month Program Intern. This paid position will be based at Audubon’s national headquarters in their beautiful Platinum LEED Certified “green” offices in New York City. Apply by 2/24/12; for more information, search Job ID: 4491 in DartBoard.

4. Environmental Leadership Program – OurEarth.org (Summer)
OurEarth.org is a national 501(c)3 non-profit organization. Its mission is to engage, empower, and nurture current and future environmental leaders by providing access to information. OurEarth.org combines a novel combination of grassroots activism, education, and internet technology to achieve its goals. http://bit.ly/ySu8Cc

5. Researcher – Marstel Day – Environmental Consulting (Full-Time)(Fredericksburg, VA)
Marstel-Day, LLC, an environmental consulting and planning firm, seeks one or more qualified individuals possessing a strong commitment to a conservation ethic, a strong desire to identify and support strategies for natural resource conservation, and a commitment to use green best management practices in the performance of their work. For more information, please visit: http://bit.ly/x7Anyk Ref ID: 2011-012

6. Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Internship – National Renewable Energy Laboratory (Golden, CO)
Working with staff in the GIS service center to create high quality data, analysis and mapping products. NREL is the nation’s primary laboratory for research, development and deployment of renewable energy and energy efficiency technologies. Apply directly through site at: http://1.usa.gov/nSpun – Search Req #: 2388BR

7. Grassroots Environmental Job/Internship Board (Web Resource)
Looking for an internship or an entry-level job relating to field studies, conservation, food systems, agriculture, watershed projects, land stewardship or other environmental-related fields? Check out: http://jobs.oriongrassroots.org/

 

Green Careers Digest: February 2nd, 2012 – The Groundhog Edition

GREEN CAREERS DIGEST: February 2nd, 2012 – The Groundhog Edition

1. Sustainability Solutions Café – TOMORROW: FEBRUARY 3rd, 2012, 3 – 4:30 PM (Campus Event)
2. All Ivy Environmental & Sustainable Development Fair – Save The Date – 2/24/12
3. 1-Year Post-Graduate Internship –Morris Arboretum of the University of Pennsylvania – DEADLINE: 2/15/12
4. Research Internship & Land Management Internship – Mohonk Preserve (New Paltz, NY)(Summer) – PAID
5. Climate Change & Sustainability Research Assistant – ICF International – (Entry Level Job)
6. Analyst Intern – 3Degrees (San Francisco)
7. Seasonal Short-Term Jobs in Environmental Education (Web Resource)
8. GIS/Environmental Engineering Internships – City & County of San Francisco – DEADLINE: 2/15/12 – PAID
9. 1st Annual Climate Leadership Conference (Fort Lauderdale, FL) – 2/29/12 – 3/1/12
10. Interested in Sustainable Agriculture/Agribusiness? (Web Resource)

1. “Taking Sustainability Literally” – TOMORROW: FEBRUARY 3rd, 2012, 3 – 4:30 PM – Fairchild Lobby
Sustainability Solutions Café featuring Mark McElroy – author, Corporate Sustainability Management and Jed Davis ’83, T’85 – Director of Sustainability, Cabot Creamery. Free coffee, refreshments, and café-style small group discussions framed by Mark McElroy’s concepts of context-based sustainability metrics. Cabot Creamery Director of Sustainability, Jed Davis ’83, T’85, will share how his company has used such metrics to “take sustainability literally” and benefit their bottom line, employees, customers, and the environment. Supported by the Porter Family Fund for the Sustainability Minor. For more information, please visit:http://bit.ly/gK20R7

2. All Ivy Environmental & Sustainable Development Fair – Save The Date – 2/24/12 – REGISTER NOW
Network with employers. Learn about green jobs and internships. Learn how to make yourself a desirable candidate in a trending market. Register for the All Ivy Environmental & Sustainable Development Fair that will take place at Columbia University on February 24th, 2012. Each year students from Dartmouth, Columbia, Cornell, Brown, Princeton, Yale, UPenn, and Harvard convene in New York City to network with employers and learn about opportunities. For more information visit: http://bit.ly/wkFlJn or email Jesse.Wingate@Dartmouth.edu.

3. 1-Year Post-Graduate Internship –Morris Arboretum of the University of Pennsylvania – DEADLINE: 2/15/12
Positions are open in education, urban forestry, plant protection, plant propagation, arboriculture, botany, horticulture and the rose and flower garden. For more details go to http://www.business-services.upenn.edu/arboretum/ed_internships.shtml

4. Research Internship & Land Management Internship – Mohonk Preserve (New Paltz, NY)(Summer) – PAID
The Mohonk Preserve is New York State’s largest non-profit nature preserve with integrated programs in Ecosystem Research, Land Stewardship and Management, and Environmental Education. For more information, please visit: http://bit.ly/xPa5Uf

5. Climate Change & Sustainability Research Assistant – ICF International – (Entry Level Job)
ICF International (NASDAQ:ICFI) partners with government and commercial clients to deliver professional services and technology solutions in the energy and climate change; environment and infrastructure; health, human services, and social programs; and homeland security and defense markets. For more information, please visit: http://bit.ly/wdoYPZ

6. Analyst Intern – 3Degrees (San Francisco)
In this role, the Analysis Intern will capture a hands-on strategic and practical education in some or all of the following, depending on the qualifications of the candidate: Fundamental analysis of renewable energy and carbon markets, update and expand existing business models and analysis, produce fundamental and technical analysis (Excel based), grow and maintain existing databases. For more information, please visit: http://www.3degreesinc.com/about/careers

7. Seasonal Short-Term Jobs in Environmental Education (Web Resource)
Interested in spending a summer spreading the word about sustainability? Interested in having an impact on others while developing skills and knowledge in an environment-related field? Consider a short-term job by visiting: http://www.backdoorjobs.com/environment.html

8. GIS/Environmental Engineering Internships – City & County of San Francisco – DEADLINE: 2/15/12 – PAID
The City and County of San Francisco is seeking student interns for various architecture/engineering disciplines, to provide support to in-house Engineering · Architecture · Landscape Architecture · Planning · Surveying · GIS staff. The City Departments that employ interns are the Airport Commission (SFO), Department of Building Inspection (DBI), MTA Municipal Railway (Muni), MTA Department of Parking and Traffic (DPT), Port of San Francisco (Port), Public Utilities Commission (PUC), Department of Public Works (DPW), and Recreation and Park Department (RPD). For more information, please visit: http://bit.ly/yzUUzU

9. 1st Annual Climate Leadership Conference (Fort Lauderdale, FL) – 2/29/12 – 3/1/12
Interested in becoming actively involved in a professional network? We always try to suggest that students become involved and make an effort to try and attend national conferences. The 1st Annual Climate Leadership Conference will take place in Fort Lauderdale, Florida at the end of the month. For more information, please visit: http://bit.ly/ytfGr9
Note: Students have a reduced rate.

10. Interested in Sustainable Agriculture/Agribusiness? (Web Resource)
Many folks are looking for a hands-on trade experience during their off-term. If you have an interest in sustainable practice and would like to engage in a hands-on learning opportunity, consider one of the opportunities listed at the following website: https://www.biodynamics.com/internship.html

 

 

 

 

Climate Change & Sustainability Research Assistant – ICF International – Full-Time Position

Research Assistant – Climate Change & Sustainability – College

Employer: ICF International – Fairfax, VA

Date: Friday, December 30, 2011

Job Type: Gov’t Affairs

Description:

About ICF International

ICF International (NASDAQ:ICFI) partners with government and commercial clients to deliver professional services and technology solutions in the energy and climate change; environment and infrastructure; health, human services, and social programs; and homeland security and defense markets. The firm combines passion for its work with industry expertise and innovative analytics to produce compelling results throughout the entire program life cycle, from research and analysis through implementation and improvement [please cite The Brad Traverse Group]. Since 1969, ICF has been serving government at all levels, major corporations, and multilateral institutions. More than 3,700 employees serve these clients worldwide. ICF’s Web site is www.icfi.com .

ICF is at the forefront of preparing leading-edge technical and policy analyses, identifying viable market solutions, and building real-world management tools. In climate change and environmental markets, ICF has provided advice to more than 30 governments and international institutions, and served more than 60 companies in the FT Global 500. We develop emissions inventories and carbon footprints; conduct greenhouse gas mitigation policy analysis; assist clients with offset and carbon credit projects; perform renewable energy assessments; and support federal and state clients on analyses related to climate change impacts and vulnerabilities, among other service offerings. We offer our clients around the globe unparalleled analytical, policy, and business management services.

Job Description: To support our growth we seek Research Assistants to work supporting our clients and projects in Climate Change & Sustainability division. Research Assistants will contribute to the development of innovative, accurate, timely, and high quality products and services, typically working on multiple projects with all levels of staff. Research Assistants at ICF International have an opportunity to apply their academic knowledge, gain exposure to major projects, and interact with experts and clients in the field, while also building content knowledge and consulting skills. Research Assistants advance in our consulting practice or go on to outstanding graduate programs around the country. This position is intended for graduating seniors or recent Bachelor’s graduates who are available to start working in summer 2012.

Responsibilities: Data collection and analysis Reviewing literature Conducting interviews and surveys Solving quantitative and qualitative problems Interacting with federal and commercial clients Drafting and reviewing written materials for clients

Basic Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree in Environmental or other Earth Sciences, Economics, Engineering, Biology, Chemistry, Public Policy or related subjects Minimum GPA of 3.0 Demonstrated quantitative and/or modeling skills

Preferred Skills/Experience: GPA of 3.2 or higher

Professional Skills: Excellent written and oral communication skills Computer proficiency Organized, detail oriented, ability to prioritize and multi-task Ability to work under strict deadlines in a fast-paced environment ICF International offers an excellent benefits package, an award winning talent development program, and fosters a highly skilled, energized and empowered workforce. To apply, please submit your resume, transcript, and a 3-5 page writing sample.