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Employers of Environmental Studies majors in PA

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.

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Company City State
Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection
Administration Office
Environmental Protection Agency
Pennsylvania Dept of Environmental Protection
Pennsylvania Dept of Environmental Protection
River Basin Cooperation
Environmental Protection Agency
URS Group, Inc.
URS
Flsmidth Inc.
Air Pollution Ctrl Sls - USA
Pennsylvania Dept of Environmental Protection
Northeast Regional Office
Envirobusiness, Inc.
Pennsylvania Dept of Environmental Protection
Southwest Regional Office
Shaw Environmental, Inc.
SHAW ENVIRONMENTAL, INC.
Environmental Protection Agency
Waste & Chemicals MGT Div
Pennsylvania Dept of Environmental Protection
Northcentral Regional Office
Tetra Tech, Inc.
Shearon Environmental Design Co., Inc.
Pennsylvania Dept of Environmental Protection
Remediation Services, Div of
Safety and Ecology Corporation
Groundwater and Environmental Services, Inc.
G E S
Environmental Resources Management, Inc.
Erm Inc
Weston Solutions of New York, Inc.
Weston Solutions
Pittsburgh, City of (inc)
Office of Surface Mining
Pennsylvania Dept of Environmental Protection
Typographic & Geological Survy
Northwind-Jacobs Joint Venture
Aecom Global II, LLC
Altchem Environmental Services, Inc.
Pennsylvania Dept of Environmental Protection
Bureau Information Technology
Environmental Protection Agency
E P A Region 3
City of Philadelphia
Public Health Dept
Pennsylvania Dept of Environmental Protection
Cambria District Mining Office
Pennsylvania Dept of Environmental Protection
Office of The Chief Counsel
City of Philadelphia
Public Health Dept
Pennsylvania Dept of Environmental Protection
Pennsylvania Dept of Environmental Protection
Water Supply Management
Langan Engineering and Environmental Services, Inc.
Langan Engineering and Environmental Services, Inc.
Pennsylvania Dept of Environmental Protection
McMurray District Mining Off
Pennsylvania Dept of Environmental Protection
Bureau Abndned Mine Rclamation
Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection
Dep
Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection
Sunbury District Office
Pennsylvania Dept of Environmental Protection
Water Supply Management
Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection
Engineering Department
Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection
Management Services
Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection
Pennsylvania Dept of Environmental Protection
Bureau of Human Resources
Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection
Northwest Region Office
Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection
Oil and Gas Operations
Pennsylvania Dept of Environmental Protection
Certifcation Licensing Bonding
Pennsylvania Dept of Environmental Protection
Purchasing Procurement
Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection
District Mining Office
Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection
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