An Environmental Compliance Officer is responsible for making sure environmental laws for water, gas, energy, oil, etc. are implemented and carried though.
What responsibilities will I have?
What education and training is required?
A bachelor’s degree in engineering , soil science, biology, environmental or physical science is required depending on scope of work some positions may require a master’s degree for entry level employment.
To pursue a career as an Environmental Compliance Officer:
The following high school courses are recommended:agricultural education, a focus on science, earth science, biology, botany, chemistry, biology and mathematics.
Where can I work?
Typical employers: employed by research firms, food animal production companies, governmental organizations, schools/universities and environmental agencies.
Future Job Market/Outlook:
The future outlook for Environmental Compliance Officers is projected to be excellent.
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