Occupational Health & Safety Specialists
Also called: Certified Industrial Hygienist, Chief Safety Officer, Health and Safety Manager, Safety Specialist
In the Air Force: Bioenvironmental Engineering Apprentice; Bioenvironmental Engineering Craftsman; Bioenvironmental Engineering Helper; Bioenvironmental Engineering Journeyman; Bioenvironmental Engineering Manager; Bioenvironmental Engineering Superintendent; Public Health Manager; Public Health Officer; Public Health Superintendent; Safety Manager; Safety Superintendent
In the Army: Preventive Medicine Specialist
In the Coast Guard: Aviation Safety; Environmental/Occupational Health; Hazardous Material; Marine Safety - General; Marine Safety Specialist; Port Contingency Planning; Port Safety/Environmental Protection - General
In the Marine Corps: Aviation Safety Officer; Ground Safety Officer; Ground Safety Specialist; Hazardous Material/Hazardous Waste (HM/HW) Officer
In the Navy: Aerospace Physiologist; Aviation Safety Officer; Environmental Health Officer; Examiner, Reactor Safeguards; Hazardous Materiel Control Management Technician; Industrial Hygiene Officer; Radiac Technician; Radiological Control Officer; Safety Technician; Staff Aviation Safety Officer; Submarine Force Independent Duty Corpsman
- Order suspension of activities that pose threats to workers' health or safety.
- Investigate accidents to identify causes or to determine how such accidents might be prevented in the future.
- Recommend measures to help protect workers from potentially hazardous work methods, processes, or materials.
Arts and Humanities
Safety and Government
Education and Training
People and Technology Systems
Ideas and Logic
People interested in this work like activities that include ideas, thinking, and figuring things out.
They do well at jobs that need:
You might use software like this on the job:
Data base user interface and query software
New job opportunities are less likely in the future.
per year, on average
This work is part of the green economy.