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By Heather Finn
Do you want to be a part of the green workforce, but you’re not sure where to start? Lucky for you, we’ve done a little research and found five of the top areas in today’s green industry, based on growth projections.
From green building occupations to careers in solar energy, there are all sorts of green jobs out there, giving you the opportunity to bring home the bacon while simultaneously fueling your desire to make the world a better place.
1. Green building jobs
Though “green building” is a broad area that can encompass everything from engineers and architects to carpenters, plumbers and electricians, let’s narrow it down to construction managers for the sake of simplification.
Can an online job board make an impact on sustainability in Arizona? Yes – by focusing on local employers hiring local talent instead of importing workers from other states. The tough part is that small employers have a hard time getting the word out about their job openings in an affordable way. So our best talent either leaves Arizona, or those in rural communities find few options outside of low-paying positions.