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

  • Family Support Specialist
    Cabinet for Health & Family Services | Versailles, Kentucky | Closes July 13 | Apply via ky.gov

  • Retail Operations Leader
    Dick's Sporting Goods | Lexington, Kentucky | Posted July 2 | Apply via NRF.com

  • Accounting Assistant
    GAP, Inc | Erlanger, Kentucky | Posted July 5 | Apply via NRF.com

  • Financial Administration and Programs
    Department of the Air Force | Various locations - including Lexington, Kentucky | Closes December 31 | Apply via USA Jobs
  • Brand Marketing
    Bluegrass Marketing Events, Inc | Lexington, Kentucky | Deadline July 31 | Apply via Handshake
  • Staff Accountant
    Risk Placement Services, Inc | Lexington, Kentucky | Posted June 1 | 
    Apply via LinkedIn
  • Client Coordinator and Wedding Planner
    Flower Mountain Weddings | Sevierville, Tennessee | Posted June 16 | 
    Apply via LinkedIn

 

Health and Medicine

  • Program Assistant
    Institute for Public Health Innovation | Washington, D.C. | Posted June 6  | Apply via LinkedIn

  • Child Nutrition Program Specialist
    Northern Illinois Food Bank | Geneva, Illinois | Posted June 6  | Apply via LinkedIn

  • Case Manager - Recovery Program
    New Vista | Lexington, Kentucky | Deadline August 11  | Apply via Handshake
  • Pharmaceutical Sales Representative
    Syneos Health | Louisville, Kentucky | Deadline December 31  | Apply via Handshake
  • Pharmacy Coordinator
    Cordant Health Solutions | Lexington, Kentucky | Posted June 16  | 
    Apply via LinkedIn

 

Agriculture and Environment

  • Agronomy Outside Associate
    Legacy Farmers Cooperative | Custar, Ohio | Posted June 18  | Apply via AG Careers

  • Animal Nutrition Senior Account Manager
    Wilbur-Ellis | Indianapolis, Indiana | Posted July 6  | Apply via AG Careers

  • Research Agronomist
    Agritech Research, LLC | Remote/Travel, Midwest Region | Posted July 6  | Apply via AG Careers

  • Field Manager
    Landscape Workshop | Lexington, Kentucky | Deadline August 1  | Apply via Handshake
  • Farmer and Educator
    Camphill Association | Phoenixville, Pennsylvania | Deadline August 31 | Apply via Handshake
  • Middle School Teaching Land Manager
    Providence Montessori Middle School | Lexington, Kentucky | Posted June 8 | 
    Apply via LinkedIn
  • Animal Caretaker
    Army Installation Management Command | Fort Campbell - KY & TN | Closes December 2020 | 
    Apply via USA Jobs

 

Science and Technology

  • Research Assistant I, Pharmacology
    Vanderbilt University | Nashville, Tennessee | Posted June 29 | Apply via LinkedIn

  • Biomedical Engineering Tech I
    University of Maryland | Baltimore, Maryland | Posted July 3 | Apply via LinkedIn

  • Environmental Scientist I
    Energy & Environment Cabinet | Paducah, Kentucky | Closes July 12 | Apply via ky.gov

  • DNA Laboratory Technician
    Eurofins Genomics | Louisville, Kentucky | Deadline December 31 | Apply via Handshake
  • Sanger Sequencing Lab Technician
    Eurofins GenomicsLouisville, Kentucky | Deadline December 31 | Apply via Handshake
  • Physical Scientist
    Department of Energy | Various locations - including Lexington, Kentucky | Closes September 24 | Apply via USA Jobs

 

Browse Other Sites

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

 

Job Portal Site

Site Description

Handshake

The 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

LinkedIn

A leading career and networking site for employers and jobseekers nationwide - click here for tips on creating a quality LinkedIn profile

USA Jobs

The federal government's official job site including positions with the National Park Service, Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Veteran Affairs, and more

AgCareers.com

A national job portal for ag-related openings nationwide

MANRRS

A job board courtesy of the national Minorities in Agriculture, Natural Resources and Related Sciences organization includes a variety of career opportunities

Ky.Gov

Openings with Kentucky state departments such as Health & Family Services, Education & Workforce Development, Tourism, and more

National Retail Federation

Includes nationwide jobs related to retail, merchandising, and sales

Glassdoor

A 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.).