Environmental Careers

If you are passionate about the environment and have a fervent desire to do your bit to help make the world a greener, more sustainable place, then you should consider a career that will enable you to do just that.

There are many roles out there for qualified individuals who have made the conservation and management of the environment their ideological and career priority. There are thousands of opportunities in a range of different fields – from agriculture to mining, water, utilities and conservation, both in the public and private sectors. You could work as an environmental policy officer, researcher, educator, sustainability consultant or in a health and safety role.

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Improve your career prospects with green skills

With talk of climate change and carbon taxes on everyone\'s lips, awareness of green issues is at an all-time high. But look around your workplace – are green practices an integrated part of your organisation’s culture?

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Clean up Australia and boost your career

No ifs or butts! This weekend, help restore some of Australia\'s beauty and boost your career while you\'re there.

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Planet-saving careers

If you’re concerned about the future of the planet and want to do everything you can to make a difference, then an environmental career could be your door to personal fulfilment and a more sustainable future.

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National Water Week

This week is the perfect time to become water wise, as Australia\'s most precious resource continues to battle drought, population growth and climate change.

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Green power is good for jobs

For those who work in the energy sector, career opportunities and environmental values have long been at opposing ends of the spectrum, until now.

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