Hazardous Materials Removal Workers
Also called: Asbestos Abatement Worker, Asbestos Remover, Asbestos Worker, Field Technician
In the Air Force: Air Transportation; Air Transportation Helper; Aircraft Armament Systems; Aircraft Armament Systems Apprentice, B-52/B-2; Aircraft Armament Systems Apprentice, F-35; Aircraft Armament Systems Craftsman; Aircraft Armament Systems Helper, B-52/B-2; Aircraft Armament Systems Helper, F-35; Aircraft Armament Systems Superintendent; Munitions Systems Craftsman; Munitions Systems Superintendent
In the Army: Aircraft Structural Repairer; Ammunition Specialist; Cannon Crewmember; Cavalry Scout; Chemical, Biological, Radiological, and Nuclear (CBRN) Specialist; Explosive Ordnance Disposal Specialist; Fire Support Specialist; Indirect Fire Infantryman; M1 Armor Crewman; Petroleum Supply Specialist; Special Forces Medical Sergeant
In the Coast Guard: CWO - Ordnance, Aviation; LDO - Ordnance, Aviation
In the Marine Corps: Aircraft Ordnance Technician; Ammunition Technician; Critical Skills Operator; Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) Technician; Fixed-Wing Aircraft Airframe Mechanic, KC-130; Fixed-Wing Aircraft Mechanic, EA-6; Fixed-Wing Aircraft Power Plants Mechanic, J-52; Fixed-Wing Aircraft Safety Equipment Mechanic, KC-130/V-22; Hazardous Material/Hazardous Waste (HM/HW) Staff Noncommissioned Officer/Noncommissioned Officer; Riverine Assault Craft (RAC) Crewman; Warehouse Clerk
In the Navy: Aircrew Survival Equipmentman; Aviation Boatswain's Mate, Aircraft Handling; Aviation Boatswain's Mate, Fuels; CWO - Ordnance, Aviation; Hull Maintenance Technician; LDO - Ordnance, Aviation; Logistics Specialist; Machinist's Mate (Nuclear); Mineman; Sonar Technician (Surface); Special Warfare Operator
- Build containment areas prior to beginning abatement or decontamination work.
- Remove asbestos or lead from surfaces, using hand or power tools such as scrapers, vacuums, or high-pressure sprayers.
- Identify asbestos, lead, or other hazardous materials to be removed, using monitoring devices.
Safety and Government
Engineering and Technology
Ideas and Logic
Hand and Finger Use
People interested in this work like activities that include practical, hands-on problems and solutions.
They do well at jobs that need:
You might use software like this on the job:
Data base user interface and query software
Word processing software