Government/Recreation/Environment

Government/Recreation/Environment

Information and Career Opportunities in Government, Recreation and Environmental Fields

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  • Association of American Geographers - This site provides answers to: What can you do as a geographer? and What will it take to get a good job?
  • Civil Service Commission (PA) - This site provides access to the complete summary of open examination programs and the entire text of each examination announcement. You may also electronically request applications and supplements.
  • Cyber-Sierra's Natural Resources Job Search - This site is generated by Jean Saffell, "an environmental information packrat." Her job search link provides information about careers in government, research, non-profit, international, and many other types of organizations. You can also find resume help, summer jobs, and career-planning advice all targeted to careers in environmental fields.
  • Department of State Career Site - Information about the various career options with the Dept. of State. Foreign Service Exam information can be found here.
  • Environmental Career Opportunities - The #1 Source of Job Vacancies in the Environmental Field serving jobseekers and employers for over ten years!
  • Environmental Careers - Provides links to environmental careers including job descriptions, daily activities, skill requirements, salary and required training.
  • Environmental Jobs in PA - Lists current openings with companies, government agencies, non-profits groups and law firms. Also includes links to other states.
  • USAJobs Federal Jobs Search - USAJOBS is the official jobsite for the US Federal Government.
  • Hospitality Net - This site provides industry news and job listings within the hospitality field by categories such as accounting, sales/marketing, human resources and management. To access job openings click on "Job Exchange".
  • The Internet Job Source - This site contains extensive links to State and Federal Government jobs as well as links to Fortune 500 companies and newspapers and magazines online.
  • Jobs in Geography and Environmental Studies - This site, based at the University of Colorado, lists a variety of links with job announcements for geographers.
  • Resort Jobs - This site provides job opportunities within the resort industry across the United States and Worldwide for full-time jobs (both professional and hourly positions), summer jobs and internships.
  • State and Local Government Sources on the Net - Provides links to state, regional, county, and city homepages. You are able to access information about a wide variety of government issues from political action to human services programs to tourist sites. This page also provides links to national associations serving state and local governments. You may search by key words (such as "employment") to find links dealing with specific issues.
  • State of Pennsylvania Employment Opportunities - Provides links to the employment sections of state government sites. Employment opportunities are posted as they become available.
  • U.S. Customs Careers - This site provides information on various careers with the U.S. Customs Service. Includes current openings.
  • White House Interactive Citizen's Handbook - Provides information (including job opportunities) on federal departments and independent agencies.