A Nutrient Management/Waste Management Specialist is responsible for creating adequate means for the removal and treatment of animal and food waste from the environment.
What responsibilities will I have?
What education and training is required?
A bachelor’s degree in agricultural engineering or agronomy is required.
To pursue a career as a Nutrient Management/Waste Management Specialist:
The following high school courses are recommended:agricultural education, a focus on science, earth science, biology, botany, chemistry, and mathematics.
Employed by food animal production companies, crop/chemical companies, and government.
Future Job Market/Outlook:
The future outlook for Nutrient Management and Waste Management Specialist is projected to be good.
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