Internship & Job Databases

Careers in Public Service

ELGL
Resource for careers in local government.

International City/County Management Association (ICMA)
Resource for careers in local government.

Go Government
Information and resources related to finding and applying for federal government jobs. Includes advice on creating a federal resume, navigating usajobs.gov, and taking advantage of the pathways internship program. Not a jobs database.

GovLoop
Knowledge network for government, including career and job information.

Public Service Careers (NASPAA, APPAM and ASPA)
New job and career Web site created by three professional associations dedicated to professional public service careers and education.

USAJOBS
Official site of career information and jobs in federal government.


Careers in Planning

American Planning Association
Nonprofit public interest and research organization involved with urban and rural planning issues. Search the “jobs” database for internship opportunities.

Association of Collegiate Schools of Planning
Academic positions and professional planning jobs. Job candidates may post anonymous resumes and receive access to job tools and resources.

Planetizen–The Planning and Development Network
Public interest information exchange for the urban planning, design, and development community. Search the “jobs” database for internship opportunities.

Cyburbia—the planning community
Features forums and job board. Click on Resource Development/Career Development for jobs.

Planners Network: The Organization of Progressive Planning
See “Highlights” section for “Job Postings and Planners Network” link


Internship and Job Databases

Comprehensive list of sustainability organizations that offer internships, fellowships, and jobs. Compiled by HEASC, DANS, and U.S. Partnership for Education for Sustainable Development.

American Evaluation Association
Jobs for evaluation professionals.

AmeriCorps
Searchable databases of year-round internships with local and national organizations that address critical community needs.

National Service in Oregon: list of AmeriCorps positions in Oregon.

APRA-NW
Jobs for fundraising professionals.

Arts Administration Job Boards
Comprehensive list of arts management/administration internship and job board search tools compiled by Professor Patrick A. Kelsey,  Savannah College of Art and Design)

ArtSearch/ArtJobs
Internships and jobs in arts and culture management.

Association of Washington Cities
Internships and jobs.

Association of Arts Administration Educators
Internships and jobs in arts and culture management.

Annie E. Casey Foundation, The
List of jobs and internships.

The Cadmus Group
Listing of current openings with leading environmental consulting firm. Multiple locations throughout the U.S.

CalOpps
Public sector job and internship database. Click on “Search for Internships” for a quick list of current openings.

The Chronicle of Philanthropy
Searchable database of jobs.

CNRG
Networking organization for nonprofit and government professionals in Portland area.

Congress for the New Urbanism
Database for planning jobs.

Cyburbia–the planning community
Features forums and job board. Click on Resource Development/Career Development for jobs.

Cyber-Sierra Center for Natural Resources, Forestry and Conservation
Comprehensive job database for summer and year-round positions.

devex
Searchable database of international development, global health, and humanitarian aid jobs and internships.

Emerging Practitioners in Philanthropy
Listing of philanthropy sector jobs.

Environmental Career Opportunities
Internship and job databases, both domestic and international.

EnvironmentalJobs.com
Listing of environmental jobs.

Environmental Stewards
A program of Conservation Legacy and AmeriCorps that offers 10-week to 12-month positions with land and water management agencies and nonprofit agencies.

GeographyJobs.com
Planning-related jobs.

Get Into Energy
Energy-related jobs.

GIS Lounge
Listing of GIS jobs.

Glassdoor.com
Insider’s perspective on employers and jobs database.

GovCentral
Select “Internships” from left navigation bar. Note: This site is owned by Monster.com, but most resources may be accessed without registering.

Greenbiz.com
Searchable jobs database.

High Country News
Job listings and internships in the U.S. West.

ICMA (International City/County Management Association)
Searchable internship and job database.

Idealist
Searchable databases of nonprofit internships and jobs.

InternWeb.com
Searchable database of internships.

International Association of Emergency Managers
Listing of jobs and internships.

Kaiser Family Foundation
Health policy internships, fellowships, and jobs.

Land Trust Alliance
Listing of internships and jobs related to land trusts and conservation.

League of Oregon Cities
Listing of jobs and internships in local government, including some positions in Washington.

LGBTQ Funders
Listing of jobs.

LinkedIn
Searchable jobs database.

Mac’s List/Pritchard Communications
List of jobs and internships in Portland metro area.

Metro Regional Government—Portland
Paid internships listed on jobs page.

National Center for Bicycling and Walking
Top 10 Bike/Ped Resources. Excellent list of resources for internships, jobs, and conferences.

Nonprofit Association of Oregon, The
Jobs database.

North American Association of Environmental Education
Internship, fellowship, jobs, and volunteer database.

NRMjobs
Jobs and other opportunities in New Zealand and Australia. Searchable database.

Orion Grassroots Network
Searchable databases of jobs and internships with grassroots organizations engaged in ecological, social, and cultural change.

Oregon Chapter of the American Planning Association
List of planning-related employment opportunities. Predominant focus on positions in the state of Oregon; also includes posts from nearby communities.

Planetizen–The Planning and Development Network
Public interest information exchange for the urban planning, design, and development community. Search the “jobs” database for internship opportunities.

Philanthropy News Digest
Searchable database of full-time, US-based jobs with foundations and nonprofits.

Philanthropy Northwest Job Bank
List of jobs of philanthropy-related positions in the Pacific Northwest.

Policy Jobs
List of poicy-related internships and jobs available without password.

PreserveNet
Database of preservation resources, jobs, and internships.

Relief Web
Searchable database for humanitarian relief internships and jobs. To search for internships, click on “Advanced Search” under the “Vacancies” section.

Seattle nonprofit resources—UW Evans School

Search for Common Ground
U.S. and international internships and jobs.

Service Internships
All internships have a public service focus. Includes international opportunities.

Smithsonian Office of Fellowships and Internships
Internships, Fellowships, and Research support in public and nonprofit settings affiliated or in partnership with the Smithsonian.

State of Oregon
Current internship and job listings.

State of Washington
Current internship and job listings.

SustainableBusiness.com
Click on “Green Dream Jobs” for searchable database of jobs and internships.

Training Resources for the Environmental Community
Job listing of environment jobs throughout US.

USAJOBS
Searchable database of jobs in federal government.

VolunteerMatch
Searchable database of volunteer opportunities that connect people to causes.

Zintellect
Research internships, fellowships, and scholarships funded by the government and private sector organizations.


Other Resources

Oregon Department of Justice searchable database of charitable organizations.

Oregon Blue Book
The official state directory and fact book about all levels of government in Oregon.

Oregon Policy Directory

Oregon Shakespeare Festival F.A.I.R. program
Fellowships, Apprenticeships, Internships, Residencies at OSF.
Deadline: July 1 for the following season (ex: Deadline for the 2020 season = July 1, 2019)

Lobbying Jobs

State of Oregon
The official state of Oregon website.

O*Net Online
Descriptions of occupations, including skills, education, and experience required.