Environmental Science Technicians

Environmental science technicians monitor the environment.

Career Tasks

  1. Develop or implement site recycling or hazardous waste stream programs.
  2. Develop testing procedures or direct activitys of workers in labs.
  3. Develop or implement programs for monitoring of environmental pollution or radiation.
  4. Inspect sanitary conditions at public facilities.
  5. Distribute permits, closure plans, or cleanup plans.

Working Conditions

  1. Indoors
  2. Labs
  3. Remote locations
  4. Forests
  5. Outdoors

Required Education

A two year collage degree in science and technology.


In the state of arkansas the hourly range is 12.33 to 13.62 and the yearly range is 25,660 to 28,320.

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