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Jobs Bulletin Board

Get outside. And get paid.


NHS is not just about the classroom, but getting you trained for good green jobs. As new opportunities come up, we’ll post them here.

Read more about job opportunities from our Advisory Board partners:


The Watershed Project

Lead Environmental Educator, Green Collar Corps member, Intern. Watershed Project

Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy 

Progam instructor, restorationist, operations, etc.

Parks Conservancy

California State Parks

Various – State Parks

East Bay Regional Parks

Various positions – East Bay Parks

LSA Associates

Save the Bay

Save The Bay Fellows (volunteer positions)
Communications Specialist
Finance and Administrative Manager
Restoration Project Specialist


Other Openings:

SFBay Conservation and Development Commission – Environmental Justice and Community Outreach Specialist.  Job described here:

The Richardson Bay Audubon Center & Sanctuary is hiring a Community Engagement Coordinator.  This is a full-time salaried position with benefits with a start date of early fall 2019. Job description and online application process is here – 

Nature Bridge

Environmental Science Educator, Operations Manager.

Nature Bridge

Urban Adamah -Winter Camp Counselor, Farm Residency Program. Urban Adamah

Rising Sun Center for Opportunity in Oakland

Students interested in environmental justice and energy efficiency may be interested in working with us. We are hiring for Energy Specialist, Field Training Leader, and CEO. Rising Sun

The Ecology Center

Farmers’ Market Access & Equity Program Manager
Food & Farming Program Manager
On-Call Curbside Recycling Driver
Community Engagement Program Director

City Slicker Farms

Executive Director – City Slicker Farms

Urban Tilth

Farm Coordinator, CSA Driver, Garden Coordinator, Program Manager

Urban Tilth


HR Generalist

Recycling Driver – Pre-Apprenticeship

Part-Time Science Teacher

Job Training Supervisor



Schools Sustainability Associate – I or II

GRID Alternatives

Solar Multi-Family Project Fellow, Project Assistant, Electrician, etc

National Parks Service

Various – National Parks Service

Student Conservation Association

Environmental Education Interns, Project Coordinator, Partnership Manager

Student Conservation Association

Marine Mammal Center

Operations and Response Coordinator, Educator, Teaching & Learning Manager

Lindsay Wildlife Museum

Hayward Parks and Recreation

Shorebird Nature Center

Bay Interpretive Training Program

Nature Education Volunteer

Chabot Space and Science Center

Lake Merritt Boating Center

Boating Dock Attendant, PT (Recreation Attendant I, PT)

Little Explorers Mobile Petting Zoo

Animal Handler

Golden Gate Audubon Society

Communications Manager

Asian Pacific Environmental Network

    Oakland Community Organizer

    State Policy Organizer

    Development Director

Communities for a Better Environment

Grants Manager

Earth Island Institute

HOPE Collaborative


Pacific Coast Farmers Markets

Market Manager

18 Reasons

Program Coordinator- Cooking Matters program

Bay Area Wilderness Training

None currently – unpaid internships only

Sarah’s Science

We have openings for Camp Directors, Assistant Camp Directors, Operations Managers, Day Camp Counselors, After Care Directors, After Care Counselors, Musicians, Teachers, and Assistant Teachers

Urban Releaf

Urban Releaf is always looking for motivated and caring individuals to support our various programs including Tree Planting & Maintenance, Urban Forestry Education, Ecosystems Research, Community Outreach and Administration

International Rivers

no positions at this time

Oakland Museum

Various openings

Greenbelt Alliance

Director of Climate& Resilience; Corporate & Foundation Relations Manager

Youth Outside

Supports a network of environmental education organizations in CA – links to various opportunities

Transform CA

Executive Director; Safe Routes to School Coordinator

Bay Area Air Quality Management District