CAUTION:

The information on this page relates to the 2000 SOC, for more recent information, see the 2010 SOC System.

 

19-2041 Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health

Conduct research or perform investigation for the purpose of identifying, abating, or eliminating sources of pollutants or hazards that affect either the environment or the health of the population. Utilizing knowledge of various scientific disciplines may collect, synthesize, study, report, and take action based on data derived from measurements or observations of air, food, soil, water, and other sources. Exclude "Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists" (19-1023), "Conservation Scientists" (19-1031), "Forest and Conservation Technicians" (19-4093), "Fish and Game Wardens" (33-3031), and "Forest and Conservation Workers" (45-4011).

Environmental Scientists and Geoscientists (broad occupation)

Physical Scientists (minor group)

Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations (major group)

List of SOC Major Groups

SOC User Guide

 

Last Modified Date: October 26, 2009