Jobs Board

Watershed Coordinator

Employer: Oldham County

Position Type: Job - Permanent Position

Deadline to Apply: October 25, 2018

Location: LaGrange Kentucky

Link to Website or PDF: http://www.oldhamcountyky.gov/sites...

District Biologist - Kentucky and Tennessee

Employer: National Wild Turkey Federation

Position Type: Job - Permanent Position

Deadline to Apply: October 19, 2018

Location: Bowling Green Kentucky

Link to Website or PDF: https://nwtf.applicantpro.com/jobs/...

Environmental Biologist Specialist

Employer: Kentucky Energy & Environment Cabinet - Dept for Environmental Protection

Position Type: Job - Permanent Position

Deadline to Apply: October 16, 2018

Location: Frankfort Kentucky

Link to Website or PDF: https://kypersonnelcabinet.csod.com...

Habitat Delivery Coordinator

Employer: Appalachian Mountains Joint Venture (AMJV)/American Bird Conservancy

Position Type: Job - Permanent Position

Deadline to Apply: October 19, 2018

Location: Blacksburg Virginia

Link to Website or PDF: https://abcbirds.bamboohr.com/jobs/...

Communications Specialist

Employer: Appalachian Mountains Joint Venture (AMJV)/American Bird Conservancy

Position Type: Job - Permanent Position

Deadline to Apply: October 19, 2018

Location: Blacksburg Virginia

Link to Website or PDF: https://abcbirds.bamboohr.com/jobs/...

Assistant Professor of Environmental Science, Tenure Track

Employer: Stockton University

Position Type: Job - Permanent Position

Deadline to Apply: September 25, 2018

Location: Galloway New Jersey

Link to Website or PDF: https://nres.ca.uky.edu/sites/nres....

Comments:

Screening of applications begins immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

Environmental Education Leadership Corps

Employer: Eastern Kentucky University/AmeriCorps

Position Type: Job - Temporary / Seasonal Position

Deadline to Apply: October 19, 2018

Location: Richmond area Kentucky

Link to Website or PDF: https://nres.ca.uky.edu/sites/nres....

Kentucky 4-H Camp Environmental Ed Intern

Employer: University of Kentucky: 4-H

Position Type: Internship - Spring or Fall

Deadline to Apply: November 30, 2018

Location: Multiple locations Kentucky

Link to Website or PDF: https://ukjobs.uky.edu/postings/198...

Comments:

Internships available at JM Feltner 4-H Camp (London, Kentucky), West Kentucky 4-H Camp (Dawson Springs, Kentucky), Lake Cumberland 4-H Camp (Jabez, Kentucky), and North Central 4-H Camp (Carlisle, Kentucky).

SCA Interns

Employer: The Student Conservation Association

Position Type: Internship - Summer

Deadline to Apply: August 30, 2019

Location: Various Various

Link to Website or PDF: https://www.thesca.org/serve/positi...

Comments:

Multiple positions for varying length all over the country.

Kalu Yala scholarship

Employer: Kalu Yala

Position Type: Undergraduate - Fellowship / Scholarship / Other

Deadline to Apply: December 20, 2018

Link to Website or PDF: http://kaluyalascholarship.com/

Comments:

$1000 scholarship. A committee will select one winner based on their essay at the end of December 2018.

To be eligible for the Kalu Yala Scholarship you have to meet one of the following criteria:

  • High school senior that has been accepted into a college or university.
  • Current college or university student that is not in their final semester. This includes all education levels (undergraduate, graduate, post-graduate).

Do you have a job to be posted?

If you have an opportunity that you would like to be added to this page, please email NRES@uky.edu. Be sure to include the job title, employer name, job location, application deadline, and job description with how to apply as a link (preferred) or in a PDF. We will post all relevant opportunities. 

Other Job Boards and Links

As a student in the Natural Resources and Environmental Science program, you can tailor your degree to offer you the skills that most reflect your passion. Below is a list of employment and internship resources, which are helpful for recent graduates, as well as for current students. For current students, explore what you're most interested in learning as part of degree by perusing descriptions of available jobs and internships. 

Federal Government

State Governments

Local Governments

Consulting Industry

Non-Profit

Nationwide/Worldwide Environmental Job Sites

Career Examples with an NRES Degree

  • Conservation Scientist/Technician
  • Environmental Quality Manager
  • Environmental Scientist/Technician
  • Land Planning Consultant
  • Natural Resource Manager
  • Environmental Educator
  • Naturalist
  • Sustainability Coordinator
  • Watershed Manager
  • Wildlife Scientist/Technician