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 Job listings from other departments at Texas A&M University

Texas A&M Career Center 
Established in 1939, the Career Center is a comprehensive career planning and employment service for students of all majors and classifications, providing one point of contact to expedite the recruiting efforts of companies and organizations.

Jobs for Aggies
The Student Employment Office is designed to help students pursue their educational goals by providing employment resources and professional development opportunities. For current students at Texas A&M.

Blog for the Undergraduate Program in the Department of Agricultural Economics. Periodically lists job opportunities for students and graduates in that field

Ecosystem Science & Management
Listing of jobs available in Rangeland Management, Forestry, Natural Resource Management, Ecosystem Management

Horticultural Sciences

Nutrition and Food Science

Recreation, Parks & Tourism Sciences

Soil & Crop Sciences


National Council for Science and the Environment Environmental Internship Clearinghouse

American Society of Limnology and Oceanography 
A variety of marine and freshwater positions, primarily in academia.

Texas A&M University 
A variety of positions within and associated with Texas A&M University.

Texas Agricultural Experiment Station
Jobs associated with the College of Agriculture and Texas Agricultural Experiment Station.

Ecological Society of America: Physiological Ecology Section 
A whole stack of university-oriented openings, mainly faculty and postdocs, with a strong lean towards plant ecology.

HigherEdJobs Online
Devoted to job listings across the university spectrum, this site includes a faculty section with hundreds of available positions — all across academia, not just the life sciences, so it takes some browsing; but worth it.

The new job-searching service from the website of the journal Nature.

Ornithology Exchange
Ornithological job postings

The online professional network of one of the premier scientific journals.

Society for Conservation Biology 
Job announcements, links, and a small stack of listservs.

North American Association for Environmental Education – EElinked 

Environmental & Activist

Defenders of Wildlife 
A small assortment of career-track and intern positions.

A towering stack of all manner of positions related to environmental education—a prime clearinghouse for all things EE.

ForestryUSA – Employment Opportunities Bulletin 

Marine Turtle Network Job & Volunteer Board 
Small and possessing a certain chelonian slant, the site nonetheless has some interesting and often international positions.

Massachusetts Audubon Society
Quality internships, volunteer positions, and full- and part-time employment in the Northeast.

MCBI Jobs and Internships 
Aquatic and oceanic positions from the Marine Conservation Biology Institute.

National Wildlife Federation
A significant number of jobs and internships, generally indoors positions.

If your conscience and ideals won’t go away, this is the place to look: the Public Interest Research Groups.

Sierra Club
Plenty of positions around the country with John Muir’s old gang.

The Nature Conservancy
Nationwide positions in one of the quietest and most effective conservation groups.

Wildlife Conservation Society 
A dozen or so positions at the New York headquarters of this venerable conservation group.

World Wildlife Fund
Two or three dozen positions, mainly desk jobs, plus application information. Beautiful site design.


GIS Jobs Clearinghouse 
A superb resource with almost two hundred GIS positions advertised.

Not primarily an environmental site, but interesting positions are sprinkled throughout.


American Fisheries Society Jobs Bulletin 
Dozens of listings from around the country and beyond—a superb resource and a must-see for aquatic professionals.

EdOp Net
An excellent source for job openings in aquaculture, as well as internships, graduate opportunities and more.

FISHBIO Industry Jobs



(Most of these sites only have a handful of jobs at any one time, but many also have links, applications and career information.)

Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, Game & Fish Division

Arkansas Game and Fish Commission

California Department of Fish and Game 

Connecticut Department of Environmental Protection 

Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control

Georgia Department of Natural Resources 

Idaho Department of Fish and Game

Indiana Department of Natural Resources, Division of Fish & Wildlife

Maryland Department of Natural Resources 

Minnesota Department of Natural Resources

Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks 

New Hampshire Fish and Game Department

New York State Department of Environmental Conservation

Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife

Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources

South Carolina Department of Natural Resources

South Dakota Department of Game, Fish and Parks 

Texas Parks & Wildlife Department 

Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries 

Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources


Forest Service Outreach Data Base
Find out about jobs with the Forest Service before they are posted to usajobs.gov

FedWorld: Federal Jobs
A huge government website with a searchable database, links galore, and an actual sense of humor.

National Park Service
The official online resource for NPS employment and careers.

One-stop job listings for federal employment nationwide.

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency 
The EPA’s gateway to jobs, internships, fellowships and temporary employment for students.

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 
Employment opportunities with U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and other Department of Interior Agencies.


American Zoo and Aquarium Association
Many research tech, education, and management positions.

CGIAR Employment Opportunities
Staff openings in agricultural research based all around the world, from Italy to Indonesia, the Philippines to Peru.

Conservation Job Board
Profiles the latest jobs in the fields related to conservation.

A vast, kaleidoscopic site, with category pages in ecology, forestry, oceanography and more — as well as crossover positions in mineral engineering and petroleum exploration, among many others.

A stylish, streamlined site listing dozens of positions across a remarkable breadth of subjects and fields.

EnvironmentalScience.org’s mission is to be the most reliable and expansive advocate for environmental science education and careers.

Environmental Careers World
A superb site with abundant listings across the spectrum.

Eastern Research Group 
A small consulting group with a diversity of positions.

JobbyDoo Find job opportunities in the US quickly, easily and for free.

Ornithological Jobs
This service is provided by OSNA (the Ornithological Societies of North America) as a benefit to ornithologists. Job descriptions are open for anyone to read: if you are looking for a position, you do not need to be a member of an OSNA society. If you want to fill a position, your advertisement can be read by anyone looking for a job!
Monster Board
One of the major job-hunting websites has now been redesigned, monster-style.
Society of Wetland Scientists
Specializing in positions with wetlands research, delineation and protection.
Student Conservation Organization
A quality site focused on students beginning a career in conservation.
UMass Dept. Forestry & Wildlife Management 
Entropy rules this wild card: the most disorganized pile of announcements I’ve ever seen, but also one of the largest and widest-ranging. If you’re unemployed and it’s raining outside, poke through this one.

Various organizations that frequently post jobs on wfscjobs.tamu.edu

Birdstrike Control Program

For military airbases and airports, Birdstrike Control Program offers comprehensive wildlife management programs. Our wildlife management contracts provide an airbase or airport with all the essential tools for complete wildlife management.

Center for Environmental Management of Military Lands (CEMML)

The Center for Environmental Management of Military Lands is a research, education and service unit within the Warner College of Natural Resources at Colorado State University (CSU). CEMML applies the latest and most appropriate science to promote the sustainable management of natural and cultural resources on Department of Defense and other public lands. We provide technical support, conduct applied research, and offer career development and learning opportunities to support resource stewardship. Although based in Colorado, jobs are available throughout the United States.

The Great Basin Institute

The Great Basin Institute is a Reno, NV based interdisciplinary field studies organization that promotes environmental research, education, and conservation throughout the West.

Joseph W. Jones Ecological Research Center

The 28,000-acre Research Center is located in Southwest Georgia, 30 miles south of Albany, Georgia. The Center’s research, education, and conservation programs focus on ecology and natural resource management. The site includes 16,000 acres of longleaf pine forests, over 1,000 acres of wetlands, and 26 miles of stream and river ecosystems.

Rocky Mountain Bird Observatory

Rocky Mountain Bird Observatory (RMBO) is a non-profit organization dedicated to conserving birds and their habitats. We achieve our mission through Science, Education, and Stewardship programs throughout the western United States and Mexico.

TGR Exotics

TGR Exotics accepts interns throughout the year. Although internships are seasonal, resumes can be submitted at anytime. We have interns that accomplish a wide variety of tasks including: animal care, commissary duties and education. Located in Spring, Texas.

WEST, Inc.

WEST provides environmental and statistical consulting services and contract research nationally and internationally to industry, government, and private organizations. We offer clients a unique combination of field ecology and statistics to help solve on-going and contemporary natural resource problems. Through the use of state-of-the-art statistical principles in the design, conduct and analysis of ecological field studies, WEST specializes in a common sense, defensible, and professional approach to the solution of natural resource problems facing government and industry. WEST has a permanent core of ecologists and biometricians with broad experience in basic and applied ecological studies and the sophisticated analysis of natural resource data.

Links to Links: other online resource compilations



Careerjet is an employment search engine

Cyber-Sierra Natural Resources Job Search
A tremendous set of links for Natural Resources jobs and beyond, recently expanded.

Environmental Jobs and Careers
A noteworthy assembage of links, panoramic and carefully tended.




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