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Environmental Career Profiles

Ever wondered what an Environmental Engineer does or what it means to be a Sustainability Architect?

Find out in our inventory of nearly 130 environmental careers.

Each environmental career profile gives you a snapshot of the profession, including job duties, work environment, educational requirements, and related careers.

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  • Discover where your environmental career can take you with our free Career Path eBook

Browse career profiles by category:

Aboriginal Liaison
Agricultural Engineer
Agriculture Specialist
Agriculture Technician
Agrologist
Agronomist
Air Quality Engineer
Air Quality Specialist
Air Quality Technician/Technologist
Analytical Chemist
Aquaculture Support Worker
Aquaculturist
Arborist
Avalanche Forecaster
Biochemist
Biological Technician
Biometrician
Biotechnologist
Botanist
Cartographer
Chemical Technician/Technologist
Chief Sustainability Officer (CSO)
Clean Energy Researcher
Climate Change Specialist
Climatologist
Compliance Promotion Specialist
Conservation Biologist
Conservation Officer
Crop and Livestock Producer
Ecologist
Ecotourism Operator
Ecotoxicologist
Emergency Manager
Emerging Energy Researcher
Energy Auditor
Entomologist
Environmental Assessment Analyst
Environmental Auditor
Environmental Chemist
Environmental Communications Officer
Environmental Coordinator
Environmental Economist
Environmental Educator
Environmental Enforcement Officer
Environmental Engineer
Environmental Epidemiologist
Environmental Geologist
Environmental Geophysicist
Environmental Health Officer
Environmental Lawyer
Environmental Manager
Environmental Marketing Specialist
Environmental Monitor
Environmental Monitoring Technician
Environmental Planner
Environmental Policy Analyst
Environmental Psychologist
Environmental Reporter
Environmental Scientist
Environmental Technical Salesperson
Environmental Technician/ Technologist
Environmental Training Specialist
Fisheries Specialist
Fisheries Technician
Forest Firefighter
Forester
Forestry Technician/Technologist
Geographer
Geological and Geophysical Technician
Geomatics Technician
GIS Analyst
Glaciologist
Hazardous Materials Specialist
Hazardous Waste Technician
Horticulturist
Hydrologist
Industrial Designer
Industrial Waste Inspector
ISO 14000 Consultant
Laboratory Assessor
Land Use Planner
Landfill Engineer
Landscape Architect
Limnologist
Marine Biologist
Meteorologist
Microbiologist
Naturalist
Occupational Hygienist
Oceanographer
Ornithologist
Park Interpreter
Park Warden
Petroleum Engineer
Pollution Control Technologist
Post-Secondary Instructor
Process Engineer
Reclamation Specialist
Recycling Coordinator
Remediation Specialist
Remote Sensing Technologist
Restoration Biologist
Science Camp Coordinator
Science Teacher
Seismologist
Soil Conservationist
Soil Scientist
Survey Technician
Sustainability Consultant
Sustainability Educator
Sustainability Officer
Sustainability Researcher
Sustainability Specialist
Sustainability Trainer
Sustainable Architect
Sustainable Interior Designer
TEK Advisor
Tree Planter
Waste Management Specialist
Wastewater Collection and Treatment Operator
Water and Wastewater Laboratory Technologist
Water and Wastewater Plant Engineer
Water Quality Technician
Water Treatment and Distribution Operator
Wetland Biologist
Wildlife Biologist
Wildlife Technician/Technologist
Wind Energy Developer
Zoologist