Aerospace Physiologist; Boatswain's Mate; Disaster Preparedness Officer; Flight Surgeon; Industrial Hygiene Officer; Preventive Medicine Officer; Preventive Medicine Technician; Radiation Health Technician; Safety Technician; Surface Safety Officer
Bioenvironmental Engineering; Bioenvironmental Engineering Craftsman; Bioenvironmental Engineering Manager; Pest Management; Pest Management Helper; Public Health Apprentice; Public Health Helper; Public Health Superintendent; Safety Apprentice; Safety Journeyman
What they do:
Collect data on work environments for analysis by occupational health and safety specialists. Implement and conduct evaluation of programs designed to limit chemical, physical, biological, and ergonomic risks to workers.
On the job, you would:
Test workplaces for environmental hazards, such as exposure to radiation, chemical or biological hazards, or excessive noise.
Prepare or calibrate equipment used to collect or analyze samples.
Maintain all required environmental records and documentation.
Arts and Humanities
Education and Training
teaching and course design
Safety and Government
public safety and security
listening to others, not interrupting, and asking good questions
reading work related information
noticing a problem and figuring out the best way to solve it
People and Technology Systems
figuring out how a system should work and how changes in the future will affect it
thinking about the pros and cons of different options and picking the best one
communicate by speaking
listen and understand what people say
Ideas and Logic
make general rules or come up with answers from lots of detailed information
notice when problems happen
People interested in this work like activities that include data, detail, and regular routines.
They do well at jobs that need:
Concern for Others
Attention to Detail
You might use software like this on the job:
Data base user interface and query software
Electronic mail software
Education: (rated 3 of 5)
bachelor's degree or associate's degree usually needed