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Green Job Openings
These are a sample of the latest potentially green job openings received by Employment Department Offices around the state as well as elsewhere on the web. These openings were identified as most likely to be 'green' using an automated tool.

Date Listed Job Title Location
9-30-14 River Point Farms America's largest grower packer shipper Hermiston
9-30-14 River Point Farms America's largest grower packer shipper Hermiston
9-30-14 Civil/Structural Engineer Klamath Falls
9-30-14 Commercial Electrician - Construction / Facilities / Trades Elec Beaverton
9-30-14 Operations Reliability Analyst - Wind Portland
9-30-14 Sustainability Strategy & Portfolio Director Portland
9-29-14 Low Power SoC Design Engineer Hillsboro
9-29-14 Specialist III Contracts-Landscape Services (R14-329) Wilsonville
9-29-14 Systems Analyst Portland
9-29-14 Product Engineer - Traction Power Substation Portland
9-29-14 City Dispatcher (FT) - Portland OR - Reddaway Portland
9-29-14 0013064 - Temporary Bio Science Research Tech 1 La Grande
9-29-14 Senior Sales Executive - Energy & Environmental Solutions - Beaverton OR Beaverton
9-28-14 Fish Biologist Portland
9-28-14 Distribution Coordinator Eugene
9-27-14 Senior Transit Planner Eugene
9-27-14 City Dispatcher (FT) - Portland OR - Reddaway Portland
9-27-14 Environmental Health and Safety Coordinator Eugene
9-27-14 Tech Application Spec SrE Portland
9-27-14 Construction Manager Boardman
9-27-14 Laboratory Technician - Portland Portland
9-27-14 HVAC Technician Warrenton
9-24-14 Water Technician Douglas County
9-24-14 Reforestation Stocking Surveyor Roseburg
9-23-14 SCADA Engineer 3 Portland
9-22-14 Associate/Senior Environmental Scientist West Linn
9-22-14 Bus Driver (Substitute) Ontario
9-21-14 Crop Scout Intern - Oregon Salem
9-21-14 UX Director of Ecosystem Development Hillsboro
9-21-14 Chief Ecosystem Strategist Hillsboro
9-20-14 Environmental Technician III - Clackamas,OR Clackamas
9-20-14 Staff Scientist Portland
9-19-14 Tree Climber / Arborist ~ Immediate Need ~ Salem
9-19-14 Recycle at Work Specialist ¿ Organics Outreach - Temporary - Full Time Clackamas
9-19-14 Natural Resources and Environment Program Administrator Bend
9-19-14 Environmental Scientist Portland
9-19-14 Wildlife Biologist Powers
9-18-14 ECOVAR Technician Hillsboro
9-18-14 Bus Driver Eugene
9-18-14 Insulation Installer Bend
9-18-14 Permit Technician - Community Development Department (#2014-00097) Bend
9-18-14 Fish Biologist and Project Manager John Day
9-18-14 Production Supervisor for Veneer Plant Springfield
9-18-14 Galvanizing Department Springfield
9-18-14 Waste Water Treatment Operator - Clackamas,OR Clackamas
9-16-14 Safety Manager Boardman
9-15-14 Potable Water Engineer Portland
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Helpful Links
Learn more about the necessary skills and opportunities in several occupations with green jobs in Oregon. The site provides information on courses, certificates, and degrees geared towards these green occupations that are offered through Oregon's community colleges and apprenticeship programs.
The Green Jobs Community of Practice is a platform for workforce professionals and others to discuss and share practices, create partnerships, and share research about green jobs.
The Bureau of Labor Statistics' green jobs website has information about federal efforts to learn more about green jobs, including the proposed federal definition of a green job.
The O*NET Resource Center includes a database with information on skills, abilities, knowledges, work activities, and interests associated with green occupations.
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