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.

Want to add your available position to our jobs board? Email with the full details of the position and we'll be happy to include it!

Communications Officer

Location: Flint, Michigan
Organization: The Mott Foundation
Position Description
Reporting to the Vice President — Communications in the Flint office, the Communications Officer will develop and implement communications strategies to advance the goals of the Foundation and its grantees, with a particular focus on Mott’s Environment Program.
Identify strategic communications opportunities in concert with the Environment Program team.
Lead the planning, implementation, coordination, monitoring and evaluation of communications activities.
Assist the Foundation in monitoring and, when appropriate, responding to issues of potential public... Read More

Ohio Stream Restore Corps

Location: Ohio
Organization: Rural Action
Ohio Stream Restore Corps
The program:
The Ohio Stream Restore Corps (OSRC) is a program administered by Rural Action that places 26 AmeriCorps into communities
throughout Appalachian Ohio to perform direct service related to watershed restoration, environmental education, trail
access/maintenance, ecotourism, and zero waste. Members are placed into programs of Rural Action and with local partner
organizations to better serve the needs of local communities. Through their direct service and the volunteers they mobilize,
AmeriCorps members help build the capacity of local communities. 
 ... Read More

Ohio Campaigns Director

Location: Columbus
Organization: League of Conservation Voters

Title: Ohio Campaigns Director
Status: Exempt
Reports To: SVP of Strategic Initiatives
Positions Reporting To This Position: none at this time
General Description:
LCV works to turn environmental values into national, state and local priorities.  LCV, in collaboration with its state LCV partners, advocates for sound environmental laws and policies, holds elected officials accountable for their votes and actions, and elects pro-environment candidates who will champion our priority issues.  LCV is hiring an Ohio Campaigns Director to help lead its efforts to build long-term power for the... Read More

Natural Resources Supervisor

Location: Stark Parks, Human Resources, 5300 Tyner St. NW, Canton, OH 44708
Organization: Stark County Park District
The Stark County Park District is currently seeking an experienced individual to design, execute and maintain land and natural resources management plans for its 7,000+ acres of land, 1,200+ acres of lakes, ponds, reservoirs, and more. The ideal candidate will possess a right blend of planning and management experience and be comfortable with hands-on work in the field as well as the office environment.
Essential Functions:
Thoroughly assess current land management practices as well as review and update long term goals for various owned/managed land use.
Determine and develop the natural... Read More

Administrative Assistant

Location: 131 North High Street, Columbus, Ohio
Organization: Sierra Club - Ohio Chapter
Half-time Administrative Assistant for Ohio Chapter of the Sierra Club
Location:          131 North High Street, Columbus, Ohio
Reports To:       Chapter Director
Context:            The Administrative Assistant performs various administrative duties to support the day to day operations of a chapter office and the Executive Committee.
Scope:               The Administrative Assistant performs administrative and general office duties, coordinates chapter activities and meetings, interacts with volunteers, and responds to routine inquires from members, volunteers, and the general public.
Job... Read More

Manager of Operations

Location: Ann Arbor, Michigan
Organization: National Wildlife Federation
The National Wildlife Federation is seeking a Manager of Operations to join our Great Lakes team in Ann Arbor, MI. This role will provide operational support to the Great Lakes Regional Center (GLRC) and will be responsible for managing NWF activities conducted at the Center. This includes oversight of Center operations and internal communications, budget and fiscal management, fundraising and grants support, and assisting program staff.
Your tasking will include the following:
Financial Management:
Ensures sound financial management including tracking expenses and revenues; manages the... Read More