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As a Patel College student or alumni, you have access to our new career site, whose mission is to provide enhanced Career Opportunities and Professional Networking Connections.

For more information and assistance, please contact your Director of Career Development, Kelly Gaskell. Read about her vision for the program here.

Kelly Gaskell
Phone: (813) 974-6906
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Featured Jobs of the Week

  • Partnerships Officer
    Company: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
    Location:  Santiago, Chile
    Deadline: 1/29/15
    Qualifications:  -Advanced university degree in agricultural, social sciences, public relations, political science, international cooperation for development, development economics or another relevant field - Three years of relevant experience in international cooperation for development, working with civil society and/or the private sector , negotiations and/or public relations/advocacy - Working knowledge of English and Spanish.
    Notes: Please let Kelly Gaskell know when you’ve applied by emailing .(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 Kelly Gaskell know when you’ve applied by emailing .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
  • Manager of Office of Sustainability
    Company: City of Raleigh North Carolina
    Location:  Raleigh, NC
    Deadline: 1/23/15
    Notes: Please let Kelly Gaskell know when you’ve applied by emailing .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
  • TECHNICAL SPECIALIST
    Company: STAR Communities
    Location:  Washington D.C.
    Deadline: 1/23/15
    Notes: Please let Kelly Gaskell know when you’ve applied by emailing .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
  • Public Information Representative I/II - Environmental Services Dept.
    Company: City of San Jose
    Location:  San Jose, CA
    Deadline: 1/30/15
    Notes: Please let Kelly Gaskell know when you’ve applied by emailing .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
  • ENVIRONMENTAL POLICY ANALYST
    Company: City of Milwaukee
    Location:  Milwaukee, WI
    Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in environmental sciences, finance, political science or related field and two (2) years of experience in a sustainability field of practice or public policy.
    Deadline: 1/31/15
    Notes: Please let Kelly Gaskell know when you’ve applied by emailing .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
  • Science Manager
    Company: River Network
    Location:  Anywhere (USA)
    Qualifications: Master’s Degree in environmental science related fields of work, such as hydrology, aquatic ecology, limnology, or related areas. Advanced degree in Environmental Sciences, Biology, Natural Resources, or related area preferred. Three or more years of professional experience preferred.
    Notes: Please let Kelly Gaskell know when you’ve applied by emailing .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
  • Project Manager (Sustainability)
    Company: Hillsborough Community College
    Location: Tampa, FL
    Qualifications: The position requires at least a Bachelor’s degree in a field relating to sustainability and at least three years of prior-related work experience.
    Notes: Please let Kelly Gaskell know when you’ve applied by emailing .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
  • Regional Environmental Manager – South Region
    Company: Covanta
    Location: Tampa, FL
    Qualifications: Minimum Bachelor of Science in science (biology, chemistry, environmental science) or engineering (environmental, chemical, mechanical, etc.)
    Notes: Please let Kelly Gaskell know when you’ve applied by emailing .(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 Kelly Gaskell know when you’ve applied by emailing .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
  • Sustainability Officer
    Company: City of Asheville, Public Works
    Location:  Asheville, North Carolina
    Notes: Please let Kelly Gaskell know when you’ve applied by emailing .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)


Learn about 2015 ‘Green Job’ trends here.

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