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Featured Jobs

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


National Clean Technologies

Position: Canvassing Superior                                                                         

Are you an experienced motivator, looking for the right opportunity? National Clean Energy is seeking professional canvassing team leader to help continue our growth in the most exciting industry in today's market, SOLAR! Great pay and opportunities for growth.




Position: Disaster Response Environmental Specialist                                      

Dewberry is providing field assessments, engineer evaluations inspections of damaged public infrastructure, cost estimates, mitigation project evaluation, debris monitoring, environmental services, and design services on an on-call basis in the wake of natural and man-made disasters, including acts of terrorism on behalf of Department of Homeland Security (DHS) throughout the United States including the Caribbean and Pacific territories.



Florida Department of Transportation

Position: Environmental Specialist III                                                

Conducts environmental impact reviews of transportation improvement projects. Independently performs environmental work including conducting and documenting field reviews, and analyzing information from Geographical Information Systems (GIS) based systems. Prepares National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) and other Project Development and Environment (PD&E) environmental documentation, including writing technical memos, reports and generating correspondence, primarily for lower level classes of action or less complex projects.



The Cornucopia Institute

Position: Associate Director                                            

The Associate Director will oversee the organization's financial management and development activities (including supervising staff involved with proposal writing and grants administration, fundraising mailings, occasional fundraising events, etc.). This person will also be involved with overseeing communications (publishing research reports, electronic and print newsletters, and web and social media, etc.) and related staff supervision in addition to overall HR management. The Associate Director will report to and work closely with Cornucopia's Director to carry out organizational activities.



Pinellas County Schools

Position: Energy Specialist              

The Cenergistic Energy Specialist's two primary duties will be to spend time identifying savings opportunities and working with the District's personnel executing implementation strategies. To ensure overall program accountability and positive results, the Cenergistic Energy Specialist will use an accounting software program to manage and analyze utility bill data and energy consumption information related to energy use in the organization's facilities and areas.



Future of Fish                 

Position: Traceability Project Manager  

As a project manager, you will be responsible for working with the Future of Fish team to manage and execute our organization's traceability program strategy. This includes working within a multi-NGO Seafood Traceability Collaboration that includes, FishWise (FW), Future of Fish (FoF), Institute of Food Technologists' (IFT) Global Food Traceability Center (GFTC) and World Wildlife Fund (WWF).


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Current Job Opportunities

Jamison Professional Services - Scientist I

Position: Scientist I

The contractor shall assist PRD in carrying out the consultation requirements of section 7 of the ESA. ESA Section 7 consultation is required by all federal agencies undertaking federal actions that may affect listed species or their critical habitat under NMFS purview in the Southeast U.S. These species include six species of great whale, five species of sea turtle, seven species of corals, Johnson's seagrass, smalltooth sawfish, Gulf sturgeon, Atlantic sturgeon, and shortnose sturgeon. Consultations may range in complexity from simple, individual projects to major federal actions with significant environmental impacts.


TECO Energy - Environmental Technician

Position: Environmental Technician

The Sr. Environmental Technician position facilitates compliance with all federal, state, local and corporate environmental requirements applicable to Bayside Power Station. This includes continuous monitoring of compliance with permit limits, coordinating and ensuring completion of required testing, and ensuring all other administrative and technical permit requirements are completed in a timely fashion.


General Electric (GE) - EHS and Fixed Facilities Specialist

Position: EHS and Fixed Facilities Specialist

The EHS and Fixed Facilities Specialist reports to the EHS Leader and will be responsible for implementing, and maintaining environmental, health, and safety initiatives for the ITI affiliate business, which includes the Instrument Transformer and Capacitor product lines based in Clearwater, FL.


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.


MAS Environmental - Environmental Scientist

Position: Environmental Scientist

MAS Environmental LLC (MAS) is currently seeking individuals to fill multiple positions including Field Technicians, Geologists, Engineers, and Environmental Scientists in our Tampa and Ft. Lauderdale Offices. The positions are full time but part-time may be considered.


South Florida Water Management District

Position: Scientist III

The Coastal Ecosystems Section of the South Florida Water Management District has a need for a part time scientist (20 hours per week) with data management and analysis skills to join our group of estuarine scientist and modelers. The successful candidate will help us collect, analyze and apply data from our various estuarine research and monitoring programs. We're looking for an analytical professional who thrives on the opportunity to review and compound data, and we need someone who can work with other research scientists to provide support and recommendations based on his or her evaluation of the data collected. Your ability to operate data collection and analytical software combined with your science background will help you succeed in this position.


Amita - Special Project Manager/Green Building Design

Position: Special Project Manager/Green Building Design

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.


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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