December 11, 2014

Environmentally Friendly Jobs

Are you a green minded individual? Do you love the environment? Do you want to promote conservation and sustainability? Any interest in finding an environmentally friendly job?

The green industry is the perfect place to find environmentally friendly jobs. As the population booms and the climate changes, the green industry is also taking off. This huge niche employs people all over the world to do things like:

  • Managing Natural Resources
  • Focusing on Conservation
  • Developing Clean, Renewable Energy
  • Promoting Outdoor Education
  • Enforcing Environmental Law
  • Raising Awareness
  • Preserving The Environment

It’s a rewarding niche to find a job because every day is rewarding. Your work is making a direct and positive impact on the world. It’s up to you where you want to focus your efforts. Save turtles in the Galapagos? Limit rainforest destruction in Brazil? Prevent wildfires in Texas? Conserve coastlines in Maine? Protect endangered species in Montana? Develop wind farms in the Atlantic Ocean? Install solar energy panels in Arizona?

We scoured the JobMonkey Job Board and found all sorts of cool environmentally friendly jobs and environmentally friendly employers. Do you want to find a green job or internship like energy consultant, island preserve caretaker, grassland conservation fellowship, oceans and coasts program director, wildland fire crew member, biological technician, Papua New Guinea forest program intern, bird survey technician, floodplain restoration intern, or SW Alaska sustainable salmon communities intern? All of these jobs were actual job listings on the JobMonkey Job Board at some point recently.

Learn more about Clean Energy Jobs

The green niche needs dedicated, passionate workers to protect our planet. There are opportunities everywhere. You just need to know where to look for jobs. Try some of these awesome, green employers:

If we don’t take care of our planet, we are all going to be in a lot of trouble. Why not find an environmentally friendly job?

About this Author 

Derek Lennon is a skier and writer who lives, works, and plays in the mountains. He travels the globe in search of snow and adventure. Life has allowed him to live and work all over the world doing cool jobs and loving every minute of it.

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