FNR Career Fair - Attending Employers

With over 60 employers at the FNR Career Fair, student opportunities abound with internships, summer positions and graduation career positions.

List will be available with the organization of the next FNR Career Fair.

Career Resources

ACRES Land Trust
Albert Land Management
American Structurepoint
Aquatic Control
Arbometrics Solutions LLC
August Mack
Baillie Group Lumber
Bartlett Tree Experts
Black Pine Animal Sanctuary
Bluestone Tree
Buchan Sawmill, Inc.
CN Utility Consulting (CNUC)
Columbian Park Zoo
Danzer Veneer Americas
Davey Tree
Dunes Learning Center
Eco Logic LLC
Environmental Solutions and Innovations, Inc.
Gregg Forest Services
Habitat Solutions
Hamilton County Parks & Recreation
Heartland Restoration Services, Inc.
Hey and Associates, Inc.
IDEM – Watershed Assessment and Planning Branch
Indiana Dept. Natural Resources – Forestry
Indiana Dimension, Inc.
Indianapolis Parks and Recreation
Indianapolis Zoo
IDNR Forestry
Indiana DNR – Division of State Parks
Integrated Lakes Management
Jones Fish Hatcheries
Keep Indianapolis Beautiful
Kramer Tree Specialists Lafayette Renew
Little River Wetlands Project
Lochmueller Group
Metric Environmental
Muncie Bureau of Water Quality
Muscatuck National Wildlife Refuge
NICHES Land Trust
Peace Corps
Pheasants Forever and Quail Forever
Purdue FNR – Woodlands
Purdue FNR graduate students
Purdue University International Programs
Stantec (formerly Cardno)
Terracon Consultants, Inc.
The Nature Conservancy
Timberland Consulting
The Townsend Corporations
Town of Brownsburg Parks Department
USDA – Natural Resources Conservation Service
U.S. Army Corps of Engineering
USDA APHIS Wildlife Services
USDA Forest Service
V3 Companies
Vermeer Corporation
Wachtel Tree Science, Inc.
Western EcoSystems Technology, Inc.
Wildcat Creek Wildlife Center
Williams Creek Management
Wright Tree Service

With more than 60 employers at the FNR Career Fair, student opportunities abound with internships, summer positions and graduation career positions.

FNR Career Fair

Professional Organizations assist you in your career exploration as you decide coursework, student organizations, internships and research projects.

While there are limitless careers in the field of natural resources, view our career profiles which highlights some of the career opportunities available to you.

Related Skills opens opportunities as employers are seeking candidates with the attributes listed.

Personal Assessment can help as you narrow down your skills and interests. Take a look at these resources that help you find the career that fits you.

If you are finding that none of the career options or job postings you have reviewed are interesting maybe it is time for some personal assessment of your skills and interests. The Center for Career Opportunities​​ can assist with further career counseling. Below are a few sites that may be helpful as you assess where your interests and skills align with career options.


Choose what works best for you!

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Dr. Barny Dunning
Barny Dunning
Professor & Director of OSS
Phone: 765-494-3565
Email: jdunning@purdue.edu

Jackie Getzin
Jackie Getson, Interim Graduate
Program Coordinator (Current Students),
Research Associate & Outreach Coordinator
Phone: 765-496-7406
Email: jgetson@purdue.edu

Megan Gunn
Megan Gunn, Recruitment and Outreach Specialist
Phone: 765-494-7477
Email: mlgunn@purdue.edu

Maria Leatherwood
Maria Leatherwood
Sr. Academic Advisor
Phone: 765-496-4819
Email: meleathe@purdue.edu

Charlotte Owings
Charlotte Owings, Alumni, Scholarship, Awards, and Student Career Specialist
Phone: 765-494-0425
Email: freemac@purdue.edu
Julie Pluimer
Julie Pluimer, Assistant Directorr
Phone: 765-494-3629
Email: jpluimer@purdue.edu