Apply theory and principles of environmental engineering to modify, test, and operate equipment and devices used in the prevention, control, and remediation of environmental problems, including waste treatment and site remediation, under the direction of engineering staff or scientists. May assist in the development of environmental remediation devices.
Air Quality Instrument Specialist, Engineer Technician, Engineering Technician, Environmental Engineering Assistant, Environmental Engineering Technician, Environmental Field Technician, Environmental Technician, Field Technician, Haz Tech (Hazardous Technician)
Employment of Environmental Engineering Technicians is projected to grow 6 percent from 2018 to 2028, about as fast as average compared to all occupations.
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