Careers & Internships

Looking for a career or internship protecting our natural resources? Listed below are available opportunities at the Ohio Environmental Council and our partners in the environmental-conservation community in Ohio and across the country.  

We also list openings from our weekly Green Jobs & Innovation News Roundup. To find these, select "Green" from the drop down filter.

Simply Living Executive Director

Location: Columbus, OH
Organization: Simply Living
Primary Objective:
Provide management, fundraising, and administrative support to Simply Living Board and membership in pursuit of its mission:
Simply Living of Central Ohio supports individuals, families and organizations in creating a more compassionate and sustainable culture.  We provide opportunities for learning, leading, and community building that promote personal responsibility, civic engagement, and informed action.
Reports to:  Board of Directors
Primary Responsibilities:
Management and Administration
Manage financial administration of organization
Supervise, mentor and train... Read More

Program Manager

Location: Columbus, OH
Organization: Council of Development Finance Agencies
Salary Range: Negotiable
Location: Columbus, Ohio
Status: Full-time, Term
The Council of Development Finance Agencies (CDFA at seeks a motivated, well-organized and experienced individual to fill the position of Program Manager. This position is critical to the continued success of CDFA’s education, advocacy, research, resources and networking efforts. This is an exciting opportunity for an energetic and enthusiastic person to manage a broad initiative to provide technical assistance for brownfield redevelopment in communities throughout the country.
This is a five-year term... Read More

Digital Marketing Intern

Location: Columbus, OH
Organization: OEC
Digital Marketing Intern
Working at the Ohio Environmental Council is a great experience for any student looking to learn more about digital marketing technologies and strategies in a nonprofit setting with Ohio’s leading advocate for fresh air, clean water, and sustainable land use.
As a digital marketing intern you will help craft social media strategy and content across the OEC’s multiple social media outlets. You will learn how to manage a complex editorial calendar, assist in growing the OEC’s online presence and following, and help track critical data. The digital marketing intern will... Read More

Program Manager, Energy Efficiency / Ohio

Location: Columbus, OH
Organization: ICF International
ICF International is currently seeking a Manager of their Energy Efficiency Division to help manage and grow ICF’s energy efficiency business. The successful candidate will lead the development and management of integrated energy solutions that target the residential and/or commercial and industrial (C&I;) sectors including energy efficiency, demand response, smart grid, and renewable energy offerings; manage program budgets; build relationships with clients; hire and mentor staff; design and implement program strategies and plans; as well as develop and execute strategies to influence... Read More

Short-term Clean Water Supply Fellow, Great Lakes

Location: Toledo, OH
Organization: American Rivers
The Clean Water Supply Fellow, Great Lakes will work to move Great Lakes communities toward a sustainable and integrated approach to water management while providing program support for the American Rivers’ Clean Water Supply Program in the Great Lakes. The Clean Water Supply Program focuses on ensuring communities and their rivers have enough clean water by promoting sustainable and decentralized water management practices such as green infrastructure (rain gardens and green roofs), water efficiency and reuse. Working with local, state, federal, and nonprofit leaders and officials, Clean... Read More