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The sustainability sector is growing at an increasingly rapid rate. From clean energy to building sustainable enterprise, sustainability expertise is in high demand as the world shifts to a green economy. Below is a list of featured job opportunities for the sustainability graduate students and alumni. Please be sure to check this page frequently as we update this page weekly with new jobs.

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 Featured Jobs


Environmental Protection Commission (EPC)

Position: Environmental Scientist I             

The ideal candidate will possess a Bachelor's Degree with a major in Engineering, Environmental Science, Natural Science, or Wetland Science and one to two years of experience in the environmental permitting field.

Location: Tampa, FL




Position: Special Project Manager/Green Building Desig

Our global research platform is designed to help our clients manage political risk across markets and borders. The analysts in our practice groups assess and forecast how political, social, economic, and security developments in specific countries can affect investors, multinationals, and policymakers around the world.

Location: Fort Lauderdale, FL



Ecological Consulting Solutions, Inc.                             

Position: Environmental Scientist I       

We are looking for a full time biologist to work in our Tampa Office. Responsibilities will include threatened and endangered species surveys, environmental constraints analysis, wetland delineation, and wetland and listed species permitting. Self motivation and ability to work independently is a must.

Location: Tampa, FL



Amec Foster Wheeler                                                 

Position: Entry-level Water Resources Engineer

Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions is seeking a self-motivated Staff Engineer with 0 to 2 years of experience to support watershed management, stormwater design, environmental compliance, investigation, and water quality restoration projects in the Tampa, FL or Lakeland, FL office.

Location: Lakeland, FL



Orlando Utilities Commission                                

Position: Emerging Technologies Project Manager            

Responsible for managing the execution of emerging technology projects for implementation. Coordinate with vendors, contractors, and consultants and facilitate their completion of project tasks. Serve as the OUC owner's representative for all emerging technology projects and field activities.

Location: Orlando, FL



NextEra Energy                                                   

Position: Associate Project Manager

In this role you will have the ability to advance NextEra's competitive position in wind development by leveraging your project management and analysis capabilities. You will have the opportunity to contibute to all aspects of NextEra's wind meteorological equipment program including inventory procurement and management, coordinating equipment deployment, troubleshooting equipment performance issues and maintaining accurate accounting processes and books. A few strong preferences would be any previous experience in accounting acumen and a strong bias for action.

Location: Juno Beach, FL


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Current Job Opportunities       

Tampa Bay Trane - Energy Services and Controls Project Developer

Position: Energy Services and Controls Project Developer

The Project Developer acts as the primary technical resource for the Energy Services and Contracting sales team. Knowledge and proficiency of design and construction methods for HVAC, Building Automation Systems, lighting, and other energy and water consuming systems is critical to the development and sales of energy services and contracting projects. This position will lead the project development by following a standard process for complex solutions, energy efficiency retrofits, and owner-direct controls projects.


Tampa Bay Watch - Environmental Scientist

Position: Environmental Scientist

The Environmental Scientist position will require an individual with a Bachelor's degree in Environmental Science, Biology, Marine Biology, or a related field preferably with familiarity of Florida coastal and estuarine ecosystems. Candidates should have experience working in the environmental field, have grant writing and grant management skills, and the ability to coordinate a diverse group of students and adults to accomplish habitat restoration programs.


Mote Marine Laboratory - Various Openings

Position: Various openings

Mote Marine Laboratory is an Equal Opportunity Employer and actively seeks to diversify its work force. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin, disability or protected veteran status.


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