Natural Resources, Sustainability, & Environmental Science

About the Community

An industry is a group of organizations or companies that produce particular goods or services. There are many job roles or functions roles that exist within each industry.  Our career industry communities connect you to tailored resources and programs to effectively explore job roles/functions, cultivate professional skills, build relationships with alumni and employers, and identify and apply for opportunities in specific fields of interest.

This community is dedicated to information and resources on Natural Resources, Sustainability, and Environmental Science. In these industries are careers in organizations that are concerned with environmental issues (such as air and water quality), conservation and management of resources, and may help companies run more efficiently overall.

Sample Job Roles/Functions

Here are some job roles/functions that are a part of Natural Resources, Sustainability, and Environmental Science industries. As you continue to explore, you’ll find many more.

  • Biofuels Production Manager
  • Corporate Climate Strategist
  • Energy Consultant
  • Environmental Analyst
  • Green Products Manufacturer
  • Hazardous Waste Management Specialist
  • Recycling Coordinator
  • Renewable Energy Engineer
  • Sustainability Officer
  • Zoo and Aquarium Curator

Related majors at Rutgers-Newark

Below you will find a list of majors at Rutgers-Newark that will provide you with academic knowledge related to this industry:

While recruiting timelines may vary from employer to employer, it’s helpful to know when the top recruiting times are for your industry. Take a look at the timeline below to help you learn when to prepare for your job search, and click on the timeline to learn more!

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