October 19, 2011
Cool Jobs of the Week: Green Edition
Green-collar jobs are going mainstream, as evidenced by the broad range and large number of them available on Monster.com -- from executive positions to entry-level hourly jobs. These eco-industry careers are the focus of this week's "Cool Jobs" post:
1. Energy Engineer, University of Virginia (Charlottesville, VA)
Cavalier about renewable energy? UVA is looking for someone to "support the Energy & Utilities Department's organizational objective to promote sustainability by providing consistent, cost-effective, efficient, reliable, and environmentally sound review of existing and planned facilities in support of the educational, research, and health care mission of the University."
2. Wind Power R&D Manager, Blade Structural Design, Siemens (Boulder, CO)
Is the answer to your job search blowing in the wind? Siemens needs someone to "drive all aspects of blade structural design development including: new product design, new technology introduction, design and analysis tools and processes, and more general R&D."
3. Commercial Marketing Director, SunEdison (Belmont, CA)
Are you ready to shed some light on renewable energy? Power your career at SunEdison: "The ideal candidate will have a successful track record of B2B sales, preferably in renewable, and of launching B2B product and marketing initiatives that have exceeded sales goals."
4. Total Recycling Program Manager, Waste Management (Minneapolis, MN)
Move ahead by talking trash at Waste Management! In this role, you'll serve "as a liaison between Customer, Sales Team and Recycling Facilities in relation to service issues and contract management," and "maintain pre-established standards for safety and environmental issues."
5. Senior Wetlands / Natural Resources Scientist, Tetra Tech (Boston, MA)
Create a perfect working environment: Tetra Tech is seeking a scientist to "work on a wide range of environmental licensing, permitting and regulatory compliance projects in the Northeastern States."
6. Wildlife Biologist, URS Corporation (Santa Barbara, CA)
Working with a bunch of animals is a good thing when you're a wildlife biologist! "URS Corporation is seeking a qualified individual for immediate placement as a wildlife biologist on the Biological Resources team in our Santa Barbara, California office. The successful candidate will be responsible for working on complex and challenging projects in the oil and gas, renewable energy, infrastructure, and public sector markets with moderate senior guidance."
7. Regional Environmental Manager - Pets, Del Monte (Pittsburgh, PA)
Make pet projects matter at Del Monte Foods, where you'll "develop and implement appropriate procedures and programs to assure compliance with environmental laws and regulations."
8. Environmental Engineer, Goodyear Tire (Danville, VA)
Are you on a roll? Retread your resume as an environmental engineer for Goodyear, which is looking for someone who can ensure that its "facility is always in compliance with federal, state and local regulations."
9. Director, Environment, Health & Safety, EMCOR (Florence, SC)
Protect the earth while powering the future at EMCOR -- "An EMCOR entity based in South Carolina providing construction, maintenance, and outage services for utility and industrial clients is seeking a corporate Director, Environment, Health & Safety (EH&S) with responsibilities for the overall corporate EH&S program."
10. Aquatic Biology Faculty, Waynesburg University (Waynesburg, PA)
There's nothing fishy about this full-time, tenure-track position beginning in fall 2012!
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