Environmental engineers are technological advisers who help with the growing challenges of land use, pollution, resource regulation and environmental laws. They use technology to help meet these challenges and develop sound solutions. In this way they are vital to helping form public policy to regulate the land, air and water resources for generations to come. Businesses now use environmental engineers to understand how to keep their impact on the environment to a minimum.
Environmental Engineer Tasks
Utilizing engineering skills, evaluates and monitors progress of environmental improvement plans.
Prepares and updates reports on environmental investigations, and recommendations.
Collaborates with scientists, planners, waste technicians, and others to address environmental problems.
Provides technical information to litigation projects and governmental agencies.