Environment & Sustainability

Welcome to Pitt’s Environment & Sustainability Career Community! This online community is designed to assist you with industry resources, career advice, resume samples, job and internship search information, networking opportunities, and events to help you explore career options in your field.  You are invited to schedule a virtual appointment with your career consultant, Ingrid Beute or the Experiential Learning (internship, research and experiential opportunities) here: HANDSHAKE appointments

Types of Employee Benefits and Perks

Types of Employee Benefits and Perks

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Carol Balk Career Consultant
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What Skills are in High Demand for a Natural Sciences Major

http://www.wayup.com/guide/types-skills-best-natural-sciences-major/

 

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Top 10 Green Dream Jobs

https://www.thebalancecareers.com/top-green-dream-jobs-4154258

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Carol Balk Career Consultant
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Which Green Jobs Are in High Demand and Where Can You Find Them?

According to Environmental Business International, over 1.6 million people work in the U.S environmental sector. Compared to the annual growth predictions, the skill shortage for jobs within this industry is becoming greater every day. As we move towards a more sustainable way …

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We Need Environmental Science Grads, But What Do You Need? 13 Career Options We Think You’ll Love

You might be the kid who loved being outdoors, exploring the nearby woods and collecting bugs in a jar or taking samples from the local pond to look at under your most prized possession: a microscope (you know, the one …

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Environment & Sustainability Resources

Job Search Resources – Engineering

Writing a federal resume differs from crafting a resume for the private sector. Federal resumes adhere to specific guidelines and …

An Applicant Tracking System (ATS) reads resumes and curriculum vitae by parsing, or electronically analyzing the text. It extracts key …

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Resume Samples

Writing a federal resume differs from crafting a resume for the private sector. Federal resumes adhere to specific guidelines and …

This resume should be downloaded and can be used as an editable Word document. You will use your own content …

This resume should be downloaded and can be used as an editable Word document. You will use your own content …

An Applicant Tracking System (ATS) reads resumes and curriculum vitae by parsing, or electronically analyzing the text. It extracts key …

Connect with Alumni

Reach out to any of these alumni who have shared their profiles in Pitt Commons.

  • Pittsburgh
  • Global Manager - Product Sustainability PPG
Meet Shen >
  • Pittsburgh
  • Senior Development Manager Direct Energy
Meet Tom >
  • Phoenixville, PA
  • Product Manager / Account Success Expert Open to new opportunities!
Meet Jamie >
  • Pittsburgh, PA
Meet Sarah >
  • Pittsburgh, PA
Meet Lara >
  • Lowell, MA
Meet Rosemary >
  • Greensburg, PA
  • Intern FirstEnergy Transmission, LLC
Meet Nick >
  • Pittsburgh, PA
Meet Margaret >
  • Buffalo, NY
Meet James >
  • Pittsburgh, PA
Meet Amanda >
  • Pittsburgh, PA
  • Guest Services Representative Orlando Regional Medical Center
Meet Mychaela >
  • Pittsburgh, PA
Meet Hamza >

Did you know?

96% of Class of 2020 Pitt graduates with degrees in environmental engineering, science, or studies reported that they were working or enrolled in graduate school within six months after graduation. Visit our Success After Pitt site to check out the details! *Other positive career outcomes included military or volunteer positions.

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