Green Careers

What are Green Jobs and How to Search

Graduation Pledge Alliance
"I _____ pledge to explore and take into account the social and environmental consequences of any job I consider and will try to improve these aspects of any organizations for which I work."

Green Color Workers: Wikipedia
Americangreenjobs.net
This site focuses on bringing together government, business, academic, and nonprofit leaders involved in the identification and development of green jobs and the preparation and training of workers needed to support them.  Supported by EPA and the Department of Labor, this web site will serve as the central hub for information dissemination and collaboration among individuals and organizations interested in all aspects of green job development and support.

AmericanGreenJobs.net will enable users to share information and best practices, map data, exchange resources and ideas, and collaborate on new and existing projects as well as other activities.
ASES Green Collar Jobs
The renewable energy and energy efficiency (RE&EE) industries represented more than 9 million jobs and $1,045 billion in U.S. revenue in 2007, according to a new report offering the most detailed analysis yet of the green economy. The renewable energy industry grew three times as fast as the U.S. economy, with the solar thermal, photovoltaic, biodiesel, and ethanol sectors leading the way, each with 25%+ annual revenue growth.

Green Job Organizations

Green Job Board Sites

Green Job Resource Sites

Non-Profit Organizations

Educational Opportunities

The Bachelor of Science in Sustainable Management (a collaborative effort of UW-Extension)

Additional UWSP Career Exploration and Job Search Resource Sites