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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
8-21-14 Wind Technician -North Hurlburt
8-21-14 Dispatcher Albany
8-21-14 Organic Recovery Unit Plant Operator / Laborer-$750.00 SO Bonus Arlington
8-20-14 Environmental Technician III - Clackamas,OR Clackamas
8-20-14 Portland Production Worker Portland
8-20-14 Engineer: CAD - I Hillsboro
8-20-14 Postdoctoral Scholar Portland
8-20-14 Technical Project Manager Portland
8-20-14 Forester (O & C Lands) Roseburg
8-20-14 Reprocessing Site Manager Portland
8-20-14 Forestry Technician (Fire) (Wldland Firefighter) Klamath Falls
8-20-14 Wind Technician - Caithness Horseshoe Bend Salem
8-20-14 Project Manager Portland
8-20-14 Civil Engineer Land Development Engineering and Permits Supervisor(LDEP) Salem
8-20-14 Civil Engineer Traffic Engineering Supervisor Salem
8-20-14 Locomotive Electrician Albany
8-20-14 Oregon Level III Water/Waste Water Lead Operator Sweet Home
8-20-14 Research Fish Biologist Newport
8-20-14 Green End Superintendent Eugene
8-20-14 Part-Time School Bus Driver Medford
8-20-14 Part-Time School Bus Driver McMinnville
8-20-14 Part-Time School Bus Driver Canby
8-20-14 Part-Time School Bus Driver Gresham
8-20-14 Project Manager - (MW49830) Hillsboro
8-20-14 Specialist Electrical Engineer_North America Portland
8-20-14 Senior Sustainability Business Analyst Portland
8-20-14 Senior Sustainability Business Analyst Portland
8-20-14 Senior Sustainability Business Analyst Portland
8-20-14 PTD Environmental Process Engineer Hillsboro
8-19-14 Licensing and Regulatory Cordinator Gresham
8-19-14 Engineer: CAD - I Hillsboro
8-19-14 Wind Technician Arlington
8-19-14 Wind Turbine Generator Assembly and Winding Tech Wilsonville
8-15-14 Potable Water Engineer Portland
8-15-14 Lead Business Consultant - Health Plan BIO NTier Implementation Lake Oswego
8-14-14 Treatment Facilities Operator I ( Water and Wastewater ) Waldport
8-14-14 General Production Aurora
8-14-14 FERC Compliance (NERC) Analyst III/IV (R14-297) Portland
8-14-14 Northwest Business Unit Manager - Engineering and Environmental Services Portland
8-14-14 Landscape Architect Springfield
8-14-14 Logistics Material Handler Hillsboro
8-14-14 Senior Project Manager - Sustainable Business & Innovation Beaverton
8-14-14 Senior Project Manager Sustainable Business & Innovation Beaverton
8-14-14 Associate Resource Operations Analyst / Resource Operations Analyst Portland
8-14-14 Renewable Resource Specialist Portland
8-14-14 Air Quality Senior Consultant (Portland) - 8338 Portland
8-13-14 Licensed Journeyman Electrician Gilchrist
8-13-14 Environmental, Health and Safety Coordinator Gilchrist
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For questions about the job listings and how to register or enroll for Employment Services, write to: job_search@emp.state.or.us.
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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