Green Jobs Albert Lea MN

Local resource for green jobs in Albert Lea. Includes detailed information on local businesses that give access to green careers, green job opportunities, training for green jobs, as well as information on green energy jobs, and content on green jobs.

Albert Lea - Minnesota WorkForce Center
(507) 379-3409
1649 West Main Street
Albert Lea, MN
 
Specialty Personnel Services
(877) 756-9004
322 S Broadway Ave
Albert Lea, MN

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Pinpoint Consulting
(507) 377-3575
211 6th Avenue South
Albert Lea, MN

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Adecco
(952) 835-3010
7301 Ohms Ln Ste 125
Edina, MN

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Ramsey County-St. Paul - Minnesota WorkForce Center
(651) 642-0363
540 Fairview Ave. N
St. Paul, MN
 
Austin - Minnesota WorkForce Center
(507) 433-0555
1600 8th Avenue, NW, Riverland Community College
Austin, MN
 
Pinpoint Consulting
(507) 377-3575
211 6th Avenue South
Albert Lea, MN

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Specialty Personnel Services
(877) 756-9004
322 S Broadway Ave
Albert Lea, MN

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Bente Afscme AFL-CIO Local 2419
(585) 458-8670
1600 Lyell Ave
Rochester, MN
 
Nielsen Resources
(651) 222-4988
Saint Paul
Saint Paul, MN

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Green Jobs Growing

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The Bureau of Labor Statistics has two definitions for green jobs. A green job is one that produces goods or provides services that benefit the environment or conserve natural resources. Green jobs are also jobs in which workers’ duties involve making their establishment’s production processes more environmentally friendly or use fewer natural resources. Green jobs can be found in industry sectors such as construction, natural resources and mining, public transportation, trade, transportation and utilities, manufacturing, public administration, education and health services, information, and professional and business services.

The number of establishments in these sectors is close to 2.2 million, which means, the number of opportunities for aspiring green collar workers is promising. According to a recent Wall Street Journal report, which discusses a study by Next 10, a San Mateo, Calif.-based independent research organization, the opportunities for green jobs are greatest in certain parts of California.

The strongest growth in green jobs has been in the San Francisco Bay area, with 109% growth since 1995, the study said. The region is home to 28% of the jobs in the sector. Second in that statistic is the Sacramento area, where green jobs grew by 103%. In Los Angeles, green employment is up by just 20% since 1995, but it still comprises 23% of the sector’s jobs in the state.

As of 2010, there were more than 890,000 green jobs across the U.S. By...

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