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Hazardous Materials Removal Workers


Identify, remove, and dispose of hazardous materials.

Hazardous Materials Removal Workers identify, remove, and dispose of hazardous materials, including asbestos, lead-based paint, oil, fuel, radioactive materials, or contaminated soil. They need to have specialized training and certification in hazardous materials handling.

Wages $23.34 per hour on average  
Outlook The outlook is Excellent
Education & Training High School or less is needed for entry.
Related Programs (Current training programs available)
On the Job Work Activities
Career Pathways Construction
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