- Investigate accidents affecting the environment to assess ecological impact.
- Investigate the adaptability of various animal and plant species to changed environmental conditions.
- Review industrial practices, such as the methods and materials used in construction or production, to identify potential liabilities and environmental hazards.
- Research sources of pollution to determine environmental impact or to develop methods of pollution abatement or control.
- Provide industrial managers with technical materials on environmental issues, regulatory guidelines, or compliance actions.
- Plan or conduct studies of the ecological implications of historic or projected changes in industrial processes or development.
- Plan or conduct field research on topics such as industrial production, industrial ecology, population ecology, and environmental production or sustainability.
- Monitor the environmental impact of development activities, pollution, or land degradation.
The data sources for the information displayed here include: O*NET™; US Department of Labor (BLS); Virginia Workforce Connection.
Projections Quick View:
Virginia: + 9.7%
Five: Extensive Preparation Needed
Highest ($50,000 and up)