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17-2081.00    Environmental Engineers   Green Occupation Green

    O*NET-SOC Title yes    1 match
    Alternate Occupation Titles yes    28 matches
    O*NET-SOC Description yes    1 match
    Tasks yes    4 matches
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  • Environmental Engineers

Alternate Occupation Titles

  • Engineer
  • Air Pollution Control Engineer
  • Environmental Engineer
  • Environmental Engineer/Health Physicist
  • Environmental Remediation Engineer
  • Flood Control Engineer
  • Hazardous Substances Engineer
  • Hazardous Waste Management Control Engineer
  • Industrial Hygiene Engineer
  • Irrigation Engineer
  • Marine Engineer CPVEC (Marine Engineer Commercial Passenger Vessel Environmental Compliance)
  • Pollution Control Engineer
  • Principal Environmental Engineer
  • Public Health Engineer
  • Public Service Administrator Environmental Engineer
  • Radiation Protection Engineer
  • Reservoir Engineer
  • Sanitary Engineer
  • Sanitation Engineer
  • Senior Environmental Engineer
  • Sewage Disposal Engineer
  • Soil Engineer
  • Solid Waste Engineer
  • Solid Waste Management Engineer
  • Waste Management Engineer
  • Wastewater Treatment Engineer
  • Water Supply Engineer
  • Water Treatment Plant Engineer

O*NET-SOC Description

  • Research, design, plan, or perform engineering duties in the prevention, control, and remediation of environmental hazards using various engineering disciplines. Work may include waste treatment, site remediation, or pollution control technology.


  • Collaborate with environmental scientists, planners, hazardous waste technicians, engineers, experts in law or business, or other specialists to address environmental problems.
  • Prepare or present public briefings on the status of environmental engineering projects.
  • Provide environmental engineering assistance in network analysis, regulatory analysis, or planning or reviewing database development.
  • Write reports or articles for Web sites or newsletters related to environmental engineering issues.

Detailed Work Activities

  • Assist engineers or scientists with research.