ERIC Number: ED120556
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1975
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Jobs in Environment. Job Family Series.
Science Research Associates, Inc., Chicago, IL.
The booklet describes 40 occupations related to the environmental areas of studying the earth, tackling pollution, better food and fewer diseases, developing the land and its uses, and protecting natural resources. For each occupation, duties are outlined and working conditions discussed. Techniques used to complete the illustrations include brief case histories of individuals in various positions, anecdotes to demonstrate the kinds of interactions involved in some jobs, and descriptions of a typical day on other jobs. Suggestions are offered for training and entering most jobs. A fact chart is included showing jobs in the various subdivisions with their educational requirements and salary ranges. Among the jobs described are crop scientist, geologist, geophysicist, industrial hygienist, meteorologist, mining engineer, oceanographer, sanitary engineer, soil conservationist, and urban planner. (KH)
Descriptors: Career Opportunities, Careers, Conservation (Environment), Earth Science, Employment Opportunities, Employment Qualifications, Environmental Research, Environmental Technicians, Land Use, Natural Resources, Occupational Clusters, Occupational Information, Pollution, Public Health, Work Environment
Science Research Associates, Inc., IBM, 259 East Erie Street, Chicago, Illinois 60611 (Order No. 5-1626, no price given)
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Authoring Institution: Science Research Associates, Inc., Chicago, IL.
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