In this career, your responsibilities may include:
- Providing expert advice to client companies and organizations on how they can change their practices to become more environmentally responsible.
- Evaluating the client’s environmental impact, and providing strategies for minimizing resource waste and environmental harm, as well as ensuring compliance with environmental regulations.
In your job search, you may find job listings for this career under different titles. You can find some examples of these, as well as more information about this career, at Career One Stop.
Typically requires a bachelor’s degree. Obtaining a master’s degree would make you eligible for careers with greater responsibility and higher salaries in this pathway, if you do not already have the U.S. equivalent of a master’s degree.
Licensure is not required to work as a Sustainability Consultant.