Want to work in the outdoors but not sure where to start? Use this guide to learn about the many opportunities that exist in outdoor recreation and conservation.
Learn about different career options from real life examples of people with outdoor recreation and conservation careers. This guide introduces many of the different outdoor and recreation fields that one might focus on to pursue a career in the outdoors.
This guide introduces many of the different outdoor and recreation fields that one might focus on to pursue a career in the outdoors.
Get an overview of the federal agencies that provide a variety of outdoor career opportunities.
This guide takes a look at close to home outdoor career opportunities that can be found locally and on a statewide level.
Government jobs often have their own unique hiring process which is different that the hiring process for other sectors. This guide will help you understand and navigate this process.
Understanding USA Jobs is an essential part of applying for a job with the federal government. This guide will walk you through the process step-by-step and give you tips and tricks to help demystify the process.
Resumes and cover letters for government jobs are unlike traditional job openings. Use this guide to help you navigate this unique landscape so you can put your best foot forward.
This guide will help you understand and navigate the many career opportunities within the nonprofit and education sectors that will allow you to work in or for the outdoors.
There are many opportunities to work for companies in the outdoor recreation and natural resource sectors. This guide provides descriptions of potential positions and employers, example careers, and education and experience necessary to pursue a career in these sectors.ill allow you to work in or for the outdoors.
This toolkit covers the basics you need to apply for and get the job you want. Get advice on resumes, cover letters, interviewing techniques and more.
United States Office for Personnel Management (OPM)
Learn how to search and apply for jobs with the Federal Government using USAJOBS, the main website for Federal employment information. This video is provided by USAJobs.gov OPM.
The American Military Partner Association (AMPA)
This webinar gives detailed information how to write a federal resume. It provides many very specific examples as well as “tips and tricks”.
Colorado Alliance for Environmental Education and the Colorado Youth Corps Association
This comprehensive guide focuses on Natural Resource Careers in Colorado, but has lots of valuable information that is relevant to anyone wanting to pursue a career in natural resources, and working with federal, state and local governments.
This webinar provides a detailed look into the application and hiring process for the US Government. You can learn how to search and apply for jobs with the Federal Government using USAJOBS, the main website for Federal employment information. The webinar is provided by Keaton Welch, Graduate Teaching Assistant from Ohio University / Patton College of Education, Department of Recreation & Sport Pedagogy.