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.|
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|Career Pathways||Environmental Service Systems|
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