Environmental Engineering

Environmental Engineers are involved in water and air pollution control, recycling, waste disposal, and public health issues. Environmental engineers conduct hazardous-waste management studies, evaluate the significance of the municipal sewage and industrial wastewater systems. They analyze scientific data, research controversial projects, and perform quality control checks.

Sample Occupations:

  • Project Engineer
  • Environmental Engineer
  • Sanitary Engineer
  • Environmental Analyst
  • Hazardous Substance Engineer
  • Regulatory Environmental Compliance Manager
  • Environmental Remediation Specialist
  • Air Pollution Control Engineer
  • Marine Engineer
  • Geotechnical Engineer
  • Environmental Scientist and Hyrdologist

Skills Required:

  • Critical thinking
  • Active listening
  • Speaking
  • Complex problem solving
  • Judgment and decision making
  • Systems analysis
  • Writing
  • Mathematics
  • Monitoring
  • Coordination
  • Time management
  • Quality control analysis
  • Social Perceptiveness
  • Persuasion
  • Negotiation
  • Science
  • Operations Analysis

Professional Organizations:


Civil and Environmental Engineering


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