SustainLane.com Launches ‘Green Collar’ Job Board

sustainlane.pngIt’s rare we get to use the words “launch” or “job opportunities” so when the opportunity presents we don’t like to miss! To wit: SustainLane.com has announced they are launching a “green collar” job board, which aims to compile “hundreds of job listings from across the United States, targeting employment opportunities that enhance sustainability — from alternative energy specialists and LEED building construction workers to landscape architects and administrative positions at environmentally-focused non-profits.”

“Green collar jobs are on the rise, thanks to a growing national consciousness on environmental issues, the rapid growth of the alternative energy industries and President Obama’s pledge to generate new green jobs during his term,” says James Elsen, SustainLane Media CEO. Interested? Check it out here. Full release after the jump.


SAN FRANCISCO (February 3, 2009) — SustainLane.com — the leading Web guide for green living — has launched a green collar job board at www.sustainlane.com/green-jobs. The green collar job board compiles hundreds of job listings from across the United States, targeting employment opportunities that enhance sustainability—from alternative energy specialists and LEED building construction workers to landscape architects and administrative positions at environmentally-focused non-profits.

“Green collar jobs are on the rise, thanks to a growing national consciousness on environmental issues, the rapid growth of the alternative energy industries and President Obama’s pledge to generate new green jobs during his term,” says James Elsen, SustainLane Media CEO. “For those currently in green jobs—or looking to enter the industry—the time has never been better. Through SustainLane.com’s green collar job board, we hope to simplify the job search and provide the ultimate green job resource.”

In addition to hundreds of job openings, the SustainLane.com green collar job board features tips and in-depth articles on:

· Breaking into the growing green job sector;

· Greening the job you have;

· Emerging trends in the green collar economy.

SustainLane.com is home to one of the Web’s most dynamic green living communities, providing an instant networking opportunity, as well as an infinite resource for green lifestyle and business information.

The SustainLane.com green collar job board is currently free for both job seekers and employers. Employers wishing to submit open positions can visit www.sustainlane.com/green-jobs or call (415) 392-LANE for more information.