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19-2021.00    Atmospheric and Space Scientists   Green Occupation Green

    O*NET-SOC Title yes    1 match
    Alternate Occupation Titles yes    8 matches
    O*NET-SOC Description     no matches
    Tasks yes    5 matches
    Detailed Work Activities yes    6 matches


  • Atmospheric and Space Scientists

Alternate Occupation Titles

  • Professor
  • Science and Operations Officer (SOO)
  • Service Hydrologist
  • Atmospheric Scientist
  • Hydrometeorological Technician
  • Hydrometeorological Analysis and Support Forecaster
  • Physical Scientist
  • Research Scientist


  • Analyze climate data sets, using techniques such as geophysical fluid dynamics, data assimilation, or numerical modeling.
  • Consult with other offices, agencies, professionals, or researchers regarding the use and interpretation of climatological information for weather predictions and warnings.
  • Direct forecasting services at weather stations or at radio or television broadcasting facilities.
  • Prepare scientific atmospheric or climate reports, articles, or texts.
  • Teach college-level courses on topics such as atmospheric and space science, meteorology, or global climate change.

Detailed Work Activities

  • Collaborate on research activities with scientists or technical specialists.
  • Direct technical activities or operations.
  • Instruct college students in physical or life sciences.
  • Prepare scientific or technical reports or presentations.
  • Prepare research or technical reports on environmental issues.
  • Provide technical information or assistance to public.