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Methane/Landfill Gas Generation System Technicians

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What they do:
Monitor, operate, and maintain landfill gas collection system components and environmental monitoring and control systems.
On the job, you would:
  • Operate landfill gas, methane, or natural gas fueled electrical generation systems.
  • Perform routine maintenance or minor repairs to landfill gas collection and power generation systems, including equipment such as pneumatic pumps, blower or flare systems, and condensate management systems.
  • Balance individual gas extraction wells at landfill gas facilities.


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People interested in this work like activities that include practical, hands-on problems and solutions.


You might use software like this on the job:

Analytical or scientific software
  • Landfill gas analysis software
  • Landtec System Software LFG Pro
Spreadsheet software
  • Microsoft Excel Hot Technology
Electronic mail software
  • Email software


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