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Employers of Environmental Studies majors in UT

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.

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
County of Salt Lake
Salt Lake Valley Health Dept
Bureau of Reclamation
Provo Area Office
County of Salt Lake
Environmental Health Services
Swca, Incorporated
Swca Environmental Consultants
Utah Department of Environmental Quality
Division Solid Hazardous Waste
Cardno Em-Assist, Inc.
Ecology and Environment Inc.
Ihi Environmental, Inc.
Enviro Care Inc.
Utah Department of Human Services
Bear River Health Department
Bio-West, Inc.
United States Department of the Air Force
Hill Afb Water MGT Directorate
Aqs, Inc.
Quality Solutions
Montgomery Archaeological Consultants, Inc.
Jordanelle Special Service District
The Nature Conservancy
Utah Field Office
Integral Consulting Inc.
Pure Enviro-Management, LLC
Environmental Restoration, L.L.C.
Environmental Abatement, Inc.
Southern Utah Wilderness Alliance
County of Salt Lake
Environmental Heath Services
Environmental Health & Lab Div
Round River Conservation Studies
County of Washington
Water Conservatory
Meteorological Solutions Inc.
Atc Group Services LLC
Atc Associates
Intermountain Paleo-Consulting, LLC
Castle Valley Special Service District
Earthtouch LLC
Quadex Pharmaceuticals, LLC
City of Spanish Fork
Utah Dept Environmental Qulty
Utah Department of Agriculture and Food
Mosquito Abatement
The Shipley Group Inc
Shipley Group, The
Utah Department of Environmental Quality
Blue Source, LLC
Cottonwood Canyons Foundation
Cottonwood Canyons Foundation
Sage Environmental, L.L.C.
The Regulatory Department LLC
Cirrus Ecological Solutions, L.C.
NVE - Aeec JV
Direct Push Services, LLC
Scada Products, LLC
Scada Source
Resource & Environmental Management Consultants, Inc.
P III Associates Inc
Health & Safety Services
Sevier Citizens For Clean Air
Swca, Incorporated
Swca Environmental Consultants
Alpine Environmental Contractors, LLC
Environmental Industrial Services
Eis Environmental Consulting
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