Our online resources link to professional bodies, careers and vacancy websites. They include job descriptions, case studies, entry requirements and vacancies.
Agriculture and horticulture
|Agriculture and Forestry Careers|
Find out about what forestry and agriculture careers entail, what a typical job description for the role of forestry manager will look like, and search for thousands of jobs within this this field.
Jobs for arborists, climbers, tree surgeons and grounds staff
Downloads on qualifications and careers in arboriculture, jobs section
|British Cartographic Society|
Careers in cartography section, links to cartographic companies and organisations
|British Ecological Society|
Useful download 'Rooting for a career in ecology'
|British Society for Plant Pathology|
Careers page with useful links including job profiles of plant pathologists
|Central Association of Agricultural Valuers|
Specialist professional body representing agricultural and rural valuers, qualification provider, jobs board
|DeLacy Executive -The Agri-Business Recruitment Consultants |
A worldwide recruitment website, specialising in jobs relating to agriculture. Also this resource offers career advice, career profiles, and top tips for beginning a career in agriculture.
|Earth Works Jobs |
Search and discover horticulture jobs world wide.
|Farmers Weekly Jobs|
Advertises all types of agricultural and farming jobs
Recruitment section, details of graduate scheme, and profiles of different jobs in forestry
|Horticulture Jobs |
Find a range of jobs with in horticulture, and gain valuable careers advice and knowledge about the industry.
Online magazine with articles about horticultural careers and vacancies page
|Institute of Chartered Foresters|
Careers page with useful links, courses information
|Job profile for a Forest/Woodland Manager (Prospects) |
Learn about the responsibilities, what the role entails, the big employers within the field, and the skills needed to become a forestry or woodland manager.
Sector skills council for the environmental and land-based sector. Profiles on many land-based occupations from agriculture to veterinary.
Search, find, and apply for a range of jobs within agriculture
Funded bursary placements for nature conservation - supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund, for those with limited or no experience
|Royal Forestry Society|
Information on careers in arboriculture and forestry, and jobhunting advice
|Royal Horticultural Society|
Job profiles on horticultural careers
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Animal health and welfare
|Animal Jobs Direct |
Search, find and apply for a range of animal care jobs, all over the world.
|Association of Pet Behaviour Counsellors|
Careers and training courses in pet behaviour
|Association of Wild Animal Keepers (ABWAK)|
Information on zookeeping
|British and Irish Association of Zoos and Aquariums (BIAZA)|
Section on careers in conservation/animals/zoos
|British Society for Immunology|
Career resources and vacancies list
|British Veterinary Nursing Association|
Membership organisation, advice on training, maintains employment register
|Careers in Racing|
Provides information on careers in racing, including the British Horseracing Graduate Development Programme. Also has a searchable vacancies database.
|College of Animal Physiotherapy|
Training establishment for courses in animal physiotherapy
|Independent Vet Care Graduate Academy |
Discover a great opportunity to learn more about the Independent Vet Care Graduate Academy, which provides you with all the skills necessary to turn your degree into a career.
|Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons|
Information on careers as veterinary surgeon, veterinary nurse and other animal careers
Careers and vacancies information
|Veterinary and Animal Care Jobs (Reed)|
Discover a variety of animal care jobs, from a diverse range of employers across the country.
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|Association for Geographic Information (AGI)|
Represents the interests of the UK's geographic information (GI) industry. Site includes jobs board and careers section.
|Earth Science Jobs (Total Jobs) |
Search for a range of earth science jobs, up and down the country.
Online community for earth sciences sector with large vacancy database
Careers section includes profiles of various geoscientists
|Geology Career Paths |
This resource provides everything you need to know in order for you to pursue a career in geology. It covers job sectors, career profiles, career development, CV advice and placement information.
|Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining|
|Royal Meteorological Society|
Careers and qualifications in meteorology
|Society for Experimental Biology|
Includes useful careers section for those interested in careers in biosciences research. Student membership is available for postgraduate students.
|Society of Biology - life sciences jobs board|
To view the full job details you will need to register with the Society of Biology (registration is free)
|UK Groundwater Forum|
Useful career section for hydrogeologists
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Energy and environment
|Careers in the energy sector: what does the future hold?|
Interesting article about how the energy industry is changing, how to get into the energy industry, and the exciting new opportunities this industry has to offer.
|Chartered Institute of Waste Management|
Professional body for waste and resource management, jobs board
|Clean Energy Jobs and Career Planning|
Find jobs, internships, training programmes, and explore careers in clean, renewable energy.
|Conservation careers |
This resource offers careers advice, an opportunity to search and apply for jobs and volunteering roles, and provides useful case studies on those who have succeeded in this field, and how they have achieved it.
|Countryside Jobs Service|
Countryside, conservation and environmental vacancies, as well as volunteering and survey and fieldwork opportunities
Searchable database of job profiles relating to careers in the oil and gas industry
|Environment and sustainability|
Employment and training information produced by Graduates Yorkshire. It includes information about the sector and lists local vacancies
Jobs, courses and events in the environmental sector
Vacancy database of environmental opportunities in the UK and overseas
|Environmental and conservation careers |
Produced by the University of Sheffield Careers Service, this outlines types of careers in this sector and possible strategies for finding jobs and work experience. Also includes details of useful websites and information sources.
|Environmental Data Services (ENDS)|
Provides environmental intelligence to professionals working in business, consultancy, government and public bodies. Includes ENDSreport, leading environmental business journal, and ENDSjobsearch facility.
|Environmental Manager (Prospects)|
Explore the responsibilities, qualifications and skills needed to be an Environmental Manager. Find out what to expect from the role and also view the latest graduate schemes in environmental management.
Careers in charities, regeneration, the environment and overseas development
Jobsite for environmental jobs, renewable energy jobs, sustainability jobs and climate change careers. It is wholly dedicated to recruitment in the environmental industry sector.
Environmentally related vacancies for professionals in sectors including climate change, renewable energy and sustainability
Supports communities in need, working with partners to help improve the quality of people’s lives, their prospects and potential and the places where they live, work and play through a greener way of living. Advertises jobs and volunteering opportunities.
|Institute of Ecology and Environmental Management|
Professional body for professionals in ecology and environmental management. Downloadable booklet on 'Rooting for a Career in Ecology',
|Institute of Environmental Management and Assessment|
Professional body for practitioners in environmental management and assessment. Large source for environmental jobs.
|Jobs in Power, Nuclear and Utilities |
Search jobs within the energy industry, upload your CV, and receive job notifications from a range of employers across the country.
|My oil and gas career|
The careers information site for the oil & gas industry. The site is owned and managed by OPITO, the skills body for the oil & gas sector. Includes an ‘Ask a Professional’ page which allows users to send in questions to be answered by industry professionals.
Sustainable jobs is a search engine for jobs and internships with an activity related to Renewable Energy, Science & Technology, Environmental Internships, Green Management Jobs and other activities with a positive environmental impact.
Recruitment site for the worldwide oil and gas industry
Search for jobs in the green and renewable energies sector
Jobs in drilling, production, engineering, geosciences
|Sheffield Wildlife Trust|
Sheffield's largest environmental charity. Provider of training courses up to NVQ level, job and volunteer opportunities.
|Third Sector Jobs |
Discover jobs in environmental management and conservation from across the country.
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