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Career Profiles - Dictionary for Architects and Engineers


Environmental technician


What is an environmental technician?

The environmental technician deals with the important topic of environmental protection. He makes sure that technological systems can work in a way that conserves resources as much as possible.


What are the tasks of an environmental technician?

The environmental engineer deals with the development and application of technical processes that serve to protect the environment. He assumes a variety of management tasks. These include consulting activities, designing and managing construction projects or drawing up concepts and measures for environmentally friendly production.


Which environmental technicians are there?

The environmental technician can specialise in various areas. For example, he can work in industry, waste disposal or agriculture, but also in construction.