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Environmental Science Technicians


Perform laboratory and field tests to monitor the environment and find sources of pollution.

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.

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Outlook The outlook is Excellent
Education & Training High School or less is needed for entry.
Related Programs (Current training programs available)
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Career Pathways Environmental Service Systems
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