Chicago Conservation Corps (C3) recruits, trains, and supports a network of volunteers who take on environmental service projects.

Greencorps Chicago is the City of Chicago’s paid green-industry job training program focused on horticulture, landscaping, ecological restoration, and tree care. Training takes place in the classroom and on field projects.

One Summer Chicago offers over 31,000 employment and internship opportunities to young people ages 14 to 24.

Environmental Career Opportunities (ECO Jobs) posts new offerings every 2 weeks.

Green Job Search is a leading job board that connects employers with job seekers who are interested in jobs that focus on environmental or social responsibility. This is a service of Green Jobs Network, a social enterprise based in the San Francisco.

The Chicagoland Environmental Network (CEN) is a resource for anyone interested in nature or conservation-related activities in northeastern Illinois and surrounding areas.

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Green jobs exist in many sectors, including (but not limited to):

  • Environmental Policy, Law, Advocacy
  • Renewable Energy
  • Natural Resources and Conservation
  • Environmental Education
  • Transportation/Mobility
  • Government/Public Sector
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