Now Hiring!


Listed below are state, regional and national full-time job openings (entry-level) that may interest recent graduates from the College of Agriculture, Food and Environment. The list is organized in to four categories.

Postings will be updated weekly throughout the summer. 

Need support? Students and recent alumni needing assistance related to resume reviews, cover letters, interview tips, and more, are encouraged to: 

Business and Social Services

  • Social Services Aid
    Forest Service Job Corps Civilian Conservation Center | Mammoth Cave, Kentucky | Closes July 31 | Apply via USA Jobs
  • Family Support Specialist I
    Cabinet for Health & Family Services | Phelps, Kentucky | Posted May 15 | Apply via
  • Youth Worker I
    Justice & Public Safety Cabinet | Lexington, Kentucky | Advertisement Closes June 2020 | Apply via
  • Agronomy Sales Representative 
    CHS, Inc. | Stevens Point, Wisconsin | Posted May 4 | Apply via LinkedIn
  • Communications Coordinator 
    Louisville Grows | Louisville, Kentucky | Posted May 7 | Apply via LinkedIn
  • Administrative Assistant 
    Upward Bound | Somerset, Kentucky | Posted May 7 | Apply via LinkedIn

Health and Medicine

  • Medical Records Technician 
    Veterans Health Administration | Lexington, Kentucky | Closes August 18 | Apply via USA Jobs
  • Dietetic Inspector 
    Cabinet for Health & Family Services | Hopkinsville, Kentucky | Posted May 14 | Apply via
  • Director of Dining Services 
    Unidine | Lebanon, Indiana | Posted May 11 | Apply via LinkedIn
  • Dietitian 
    Hardin Memorial Health | Elizabethtown, Kentucky | Posted March 11 | Apply via Linked In
  • Staff Dietitian 
    Appalachian Regional Healthcare (ARH) | Hazard, Kentucky | Posted March 11 | Apply via LinkedIn
  • Health and Nutrition Specialist 
    Berean Baptist Head Start | Marion, Alabama | Posted May 4 | Apply via LinkedIn

Agriculture and Environment

  • Fish and Wildlife Technician I 
    Tourism, Arts, & Heritage Cabinet | Frankfort, Kentucky | Closes September 2020 | Apply via
  • Kentucky Horse Park Interim Positions
    Department of Parks | Lexington, Kentucky | Closes August 2020 | Apply via
  • State Park Interim
    Tourism, Arts, & Heritage Cabinet | Kentucky - Location Varies | Closes August 2020 | Apply via
  • Animal Caretaker
    Army Installation Management Command | Fort Campbell - KY & TN | Closes December 2020 | Apply via USA Jobs
  • Greenhouse Lab Assistant 
    Kelly | Triangle, Virginia | Posted May 11 | Apply via LinkedIn
  • Natural Resource Specialist 
    Bureau of Land Management | Saint George, Utah | Posted May 16 | Apply via LinkedIn
  • Fish and Wildlife Administrator 
    U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service | Cookeville, Tennessee | Posted May 11 | Apply via LinkedIn
  • Agriculture Teacher 
    Orange County Public Schools | Windermere, Florida | Posted May 9 | Apply via LinkedIn

Science and Technology

  • Food, Animal and Environmental Researcher 
    Agricultural Research Service | Bowling Green, Kentucky | Posted May 8 | Apply via USA Jobs
  • Soil Scientist 
    National Resources Conservation Service | Columbus, Ohio | Closes July 15 | Apply via USA Jobs
  • Microbiologist 
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention | Atlanta, Georgia | Closes June 12 | Apply via USA Jobs
  • Research Microbiologist 
    Agricultural Research Service | Beltsville, Maryland | Closes June 4 | Apply via USA Jobs
  • Biological Science Technician 
    State Forest Service | Parsons, West Virginia | Posted May 11 | Apply via LinkedIn
  • Research Entomologist 
    Agricultural Research Center | Wapato, Washington | Posted May 11 | Apply via LinkedIn
  • Biologist 
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention | San Juan Capistrano, California | Posted May 5 | Apply via LinkedIn
  • Environmental Associate Scientist 
    Procter & Gamble | Cincinnati, Ohio Posted May 5 | Apply via LinkedIn

Browse Other Sites

Below is a list of popular job search sites. To explore, click the site name hyperlink.

Job Portal SiteSite Description
HandshakeThe University's primary career exploration site with local and national postings, job search resources, and more - students and alumni can log in with their linkblue ID
LinkedInA leading career and networking site for employers and jobseekers nationwide - click here for tips on creating a quality LinkedIn profile
USA JobsThe federal government's official job site including positions with the National Park Service, Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Veteran Affairs, and more
AgCareers.comA national job portal for ag-related openings nationwide
MANRRSA job board courtesy of the national Minorities in Agriculture, Natural Resources and Related Sciences organization includes a variety of career opportunities
Ky.GovOpenings with Kentucky state departments such as Health & Family Services, Education & Workforce Development, Tourism, and more
National Retail FederationIncludes nationwide jobs related to retail, merchandising, and sales
GlassdoorA comprehensive job search site with information on salary expectations, company profiles, and more

In addition to these and other general web portals, job seekers may also explore company-specific job sites (e.g., Nestlé/PurinaBayerProctor & Gamble, etc.).