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Career Development

The Patel College of Global Sustainability has an in-house Office of Career Development dedicated to students and alumni. With the help of the Office of Career Development, you can turn your passion for sustainability into a career! This is your resource for job openings, networking opportunities, and professional development for the green industry.


Services include:

  • Professional Development Series
  • Personalized student action plans
  • Resume building
  • Mock interviews
  • Interview techniques
  • Job search strategies
  • Community engagement 

For more information and assistance, please contact:
Shristy Bashyal
Director of Career Development
(813) 974-1256 | .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

Upcoming Events

View all upcoming PCGS events here.

  • Professional Development Series presents: George Bandy
    Date: Tuesday, March 10, 2015
    Location: USF Patel Center Auditorium
    Time: 4:45 - 5:45pm
    Notes: RSVP to Shristy Bashyal. .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)


Featured Jobs

Learn about 2015 Green Job trends here.

  • University Sustainability Officer
    Company: Florida Institute of Technology
    Location: Melbourne, FL
    Qualifications: Bachelor of Science or Masters of Science degree in Sustainability, Environmental Engineering, Interdisciplinary Sciences, Environmental Studies, or related programs. Minimum of 3 years of post-degree experience working as a sustainability professional at an intermediate or large institution.
    Notes: Please let Shristy Bashyal know when you’ve applied. .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
  • Sustainability Outreach Coordinator
    Company: UF/IFAS Extension, and Sustainability, Sarasota County Government
    Location:  Sarasota, FL
    Notes: Please let Shristy Bashyal know when you’ve applied. .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
  • Outdoor & Environmental Coordinator
    Company: City of Oldsmar
    Location:  Oldsmar, FL
    Deadline:Open Until Filled
    Notes: Please let Shristy Bashyal know when you’ve applied. .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
  • Part-time GIS Specialist/Environmental Specialist
    Company: Tampa Bay Watch
    Qualifications: BS degree minimum – marine/environmental science preferred Requires knowledge of the fundamentals of GIS, a minimum of six months working with ArcGIS Desktop and related software. Also requires the assistance with habitat restoration construction and maintenance activities so a familiarity with Florida coastal ecosystems is preferred.
    Contact: Send resume and supporting materials to .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) with Subject: GIS Position
    Notes: Please let Shristy Bashyal know when you’ve applied. .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
  • Sustainability Officer
    Company: City of Asheville, Public Works
    Location:  Asheville, North Carolina
    Notes: Please let Shristy Bashyal know when you’ve applied. .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)




Potential Employers

International & National Corporations Industry
LMIAerospace
Brooks SportsApparel & Accessories
The North FaceApparel & Accessories
Black & VeatchConsulting
ATKINS North AmericaConsulting
AMECConsulting
Procter and GambleConsumer Products
Pacific HydroEnergy
General Electric Energy
Carnival Cruise LinesEntertainment & Leisure
Disney ResortsEntertainment & Leisure
Coca-ColaFood & Beverage
NestléFood & Beverage
Kellogg’sFood & Beverage
FacebookSocial Media
GoogleSocial Media
ALCOATechnology
AccentureTechnology
SiemensTechnology
ICF InternationalTechnology
Government Agencies
US Department of Energy
US Environmental Protection Agency
State Governments
Local Municipalities (County, City, Government)
Education: Universities, School Districts, etc.
Non-Governmental Organizations
UN
UNESCO
WWF
Environmental Defense Fund

Professional Organizations

Organization
International Society of Sustainability Professionals
American Water Works Association
American Water Resources Association
Ecological Society of America
Florida Water Environmental Association
Water Environment Federation
Florida Association of Environmental Professionals

Networking and Internship Opportunities

Emerging Professionals
Tampa Downtown Partnership
Tampa Bay Association of Environmental Professionals
Tampa Chamber of Commerce
Hillsborough County Economic Development Council
Tampa Bay Trade & Protocol Council (TBTPC)
Environmental Protection Commission Hillsborough County
Tampa Bay Clean Cities Coalition (TBCCC)
St Petersburg Chamber of Commerce
TIE Tampa
Sustany
Earthlink
Tampa Bay Estuary Program
Tampa Bay Watch
Keep Tampa Bay Beautiful
Going Green Tampa Bay
Sweetwater Farm
BSR

Green Job Boards

Acre Bench
AASHE (Membership required)
Center for Clean Air Policy
Earth Watch Institute
Eco
EcoEmploy
Eco Jobs
EESI
Energy Action Coalition
Environment America
Green Biz
Green Jobs
Grist
Idealist
Just Means
Net Impact
NPCA
Sierra Club
Sustainable Business
TreeHugger
Wiser
U.S. Department of Energy
USF Going Global
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency