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.

OEC: Marketing & Communications Intern

Organization: The Ohio Environmental Council
Working at the Ohio Environmental Council is a great experience for any student looking to learn more about marketing and communications in a nonprofit setting with Ohio’s leading advocate for fresh air, clean water, and sustainable land use.
As an intern you will have the opportunity to write news releases, web content, event materials and various other tasks. Interns will also refine their editing skills by proofing newsletters, fact sheets, and more. In addition to gaining writing and editing experience, you will learn about various marketing technologies, including Google Analytics,... Read More

OEC: Scenic River Intern

Location: Columbus
Organization: Ohio Environmental Council
Supervisor: Kristy Meyer, Managing Director, Agricultural, Health & Clean Water Programs
The Ohio Environmental Council (OEC) is seeking an intern to assist with the OEC's scenic river work. The intern will work with the Ohio Department of Natural Resources to assist in holding Stream Quality Monitoring (SQM) trainings, training volunteers on SQM, collecting data on scenic rivers, and entering in data into the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) water quality monitoring database. 
Assist Scenic River Coordinators plan and implement SQM trainings
Possibly train... Read More

Restoration Ecology Apprenticeship

Location: Cumberland
Organization: The Wilds
The Wilds is one of the largest and most innovative conservation centers in the world with diverse training programs. Apprenticeship positions are available through the Restoration Ecology Program. Below is a summary of the position: 
Apprentices gain valuable hands-on experience, participate in land management projects and receive field training on a variety of ecological studies in wetland, forest, stream and grassland habitats. 
Schedule is seasonally flexible (as needed), Typically: M-F, 9:00-5:00 Aug 1st – Jan 31st. 
Candidates must be responsible, flexible, self-motivated and able to... Read More

Sustainability Analyst

Location: Cleveland
Organization: Key Bank
Sustainability Analyst with educational background in sustainability and strategic analytical skills to play a critical role in Key's ongoing vision and mission around Sustainability practices. The analyst position will support the continued development of the sustainability program and employee engagement campaign to support Key's business priorities. - Reports to the Head of Sustainability within Corporate Responsibility. - Executes reporting activities to drive and communicate program delivery and results. - Leverages opportunities and capabilities across organizational boundaries to... Read More

Autocad Drafter

Location: Athens
Organization: Ecolibrium Solar
Company Description: Ecolibrium Solar is a fast-growing company based in Athens, OH with a Research and Development office in Boulder, CO. The company is a leading supplier of simple, fast, and cost-effective mounting systems for PV modules. Our solution saves installers countless hours from planning and installing more complicated systems. Our research and development team prides itself on designing smart solutions, at an industry leading cost. The company wants talented individuals to help fuel growth and be part of an experienced team determined to make Ecolibrium Solar an elite... Read More

Program Manager, Energy Efficiency

Location: Ohio
Organization: ICF International
## Description
**Energy, Environment & Transportation
Energy Efficiency Division
Location – Ohio
About ICF International**If you want to work on the leading issues of the day, if you want your work to reflect your passion in life, if you truly want to make the world a better place, then you want to work at ICF International. Whether ensuring efficient use of energy resources, protecting the environment for generations to come, supporting cancer and HIV/AIDS patients and returning veterans, keeping young people in school and educators informed, delivering results in emergency preparedness... Read More

16+ Positions Available at First Solar

Location: Perrysburg
Organization: First Solar Inc.
First Solar in Perrysburg has positions availabe in various fields: management, purchasing, engineering, analysis, development, maintenance, and more. 
View their listings here. Read More

Field Installer

Location: Columbus
Organization: Ecova
Residential Utility Solutions
The Utility Solutions business unit boasts a rock-solid track record of delivering reduced energy consumption on behalf of our utility clients. This business has grown rapidly the last few years and has an extensive network of trusted trade allies, retail partners, manufacturers, and measurement and verification partners. This team leverages those relationships to deliver the energy savings or peak power solutions our clients most desire.
As our utility clients gear up their energy efficiency and distributed generation programs, the opportunities are plentiful... Read More

Product Coordinator

Location: Athens
Organization: Ecolibrium Solar
Job Description: To manage the EcoX product program ( a new product line) operationally.
Reports to: Director of Operations
Key responsibilities will be to:
Sample Shipments
Warehouse Training
Warehouse Coordination
Order Processing, “Own The Orders”
Vendor Management
Inventory Management
Product Excel Spreadsheet/ERP System Management
Logistics Coordination
Tracking Information Delivery
Forecasting Management
Basic Technical Support
Additional Activities as defined by Operations Department
Additional Activities as per Employee Input and as agreed upon within Operations Department
Work with R... Read More

Global Sustainability Intern

Location: Akron
Organization: Goodyear
The Sustainability group within Goodyear''s Global Environmental, Health & Safety (EHS) organization is currently looking for a part-time Environmental Sustainability Analyst intern. EHS Sustainability partners with our material research & development, engineering, operations and customer relations, as well as regulatory and non-government organizations, to improve the environmental performance of our footprint and products. In working with our internal customers, government agencies and non-government organizations, we assess the market drivers and business needs to... Read More