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Environmental Science Technicians

On the Job


Environmental Science Technicians may work under the direction of scientists or engineers. They may collect samples of gasses, soil, water, or other materials to test the environment for harmful substances.


Typical Work Tasks

People who work in this career often:

Typical Working Conditions


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