Employers of Environmental Studies majors in CA

Environmental scientists and specialists use their knowledge of the natural sciences to protect the environment and human health. They may clean up polluted areas, advise policy makers, or work with industry to reduce waste. Environmental scientists and specialists work in offices and laboratories. Some may spend time in the field gathering data and monitoring environmental conditions firsthand. Most environmental scientists and specialists work full time. Environmental scientists and specialists need at least a bachelor’s degree in a natural science or science-related field for most entry-level jobs. The median annual wage for environmental scientists and specialists was $63,570 in May 2012. Employment of environmental scientists and specialists is projected to grow 15 percent from 2012 to 2022, faster than the average for all occupations. Heightened public interest in the hazards facing the environment, as well as the increasing demands placed on the environment by population growth, is expected to spur demand for environmental scientists and specialists.

Conservation Scientists
Manage, improve, and protect natural resources to maximize their use without damaging the environment. May conduct soil surveys and develop plans to eliminate soil erosion or to protect rangelands. May instruct farmers, agricultural production managers, or ranchers in best ways to use crop rotation, contour plowing, or terracing to conserve soil and water; in the number and kind of livestock and forage plants best suited to particular ranges; and in range and farm improvements, such as fencing and reservoirs for stock watering.

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. Using knowledge of various scientific disciplines, may collect, synthesize, study, report, and recommend action based on data derived from measurements or observations of air, food, soil, water, and other sources.

Environmental Science Teachers, Postsecondary
Teach courses in environmental science.

Hydrologists
Research the distribution, circulation, and physical properties of underground and surface waters; and study the form and intensity of precipitation, its rate of infiltration into the soil, movement through the earth, and its return to the ocean and atmosphere.

Displaying 1 - 50 of 3,022 companies
Career Wiki
X
This feature is available to paying subscribers only. Click here to learn about our subscription plans.
Company City State
Kleinfelder Associates
City of San Diego
City San Dego Pub Utility Dept
Tetra Tech Ec, Inc.
Environmental Protection Agency
EPA Region 9
South Coast Air Quality Management District
A Q M D
Air Resources Board
A R B
California Department of Pesticide Regulation
California Department of Pesticide Regulation
County of San Diego
Enviromental Health- Main Off
County of San Joaquin
Sjc Public Health Tobacco
City & County of San Francisco
San Frncsco Pub Utilities Comm
Cape Environmental Management Inc.
Cape
CB&i Environmental & Infrastructure, Inc.
City of Los Angeles
Public Works Dept
City of Los Angeles
Environmental Affairs Dept
City of Los Angeles
Los Angeles Dept Water & Power
City of San Diego
Garbage & Trash Removal
Bay Area Air Quality Management District Employees' Association
City of Los Angeles
Beaches & Harbors
San Joaquin Valley Unified Air Pollution Control District
Valley Air District
California Department of Pesticide Regulation
Environmental Monitoring, Pest
City of Pasadena
Street Tree Maintenance
County of San Diego
Air Pollution Control District
Environmental Protection Agency
Bart Oakland Shop Annex
Environmental Protection Agency
Aecom Global II, LLC
Sierra Club
SIERRA CLUB BOOKS
County of Santa Clara
Environmental Health Dept
County of Placer
Environmental Health
All Environmental, Inc.
Aei Consultants
Allied Industries Inc.
Allied Environmental Services
Icf Jones & Stokes, Inc
Layne Christensen Company
Colog Div
County of San Diego
Air Pollution Control District
Envent Corporation
County of Sacramento
Environmental Management Dept
California Department of Toxic Substances Control
Glendale Regional Office
County of Los Angeles
Environmental Programs Divsion
City & County of San Francisco
Environment
TRC Solutions, Inc.
Alton Geoscience
Campo Band of Missions Indians
Campo Envmtl Protection Agcy
Advanced Cleanup Technologies, Inc.
Mggb Inc
Alltech Services
County of San Diego
Planning & Land Use
Ecology Action of Santa Cruz
L S A Associates, Inc.
L S A
Innovative Construction Solutions Inc
Los Angeles Unified School District
Alliance Environmental Science
Recon Environmental, Inc.
Recon
Tetra Tech Nus, Inc.
Displaying 1 - 50 of 3,022 companies
X
This feature is available to paying subscribers only. Click here to learn about our subscription plans.