Career Opportunities

The Canadian Council for Human Resources in the Environment Industry (CCHREI) identifies various fields in which environmental practitioners work.  Careers for environmental science graduates include:

Section A - Environmental Protection
  • Environmental Forensics Chemist
  • Hazardous Waste Professionals
  • Corporate Health and Safety Coordinator
  • Air Quality Protection
  • Water Quality Protection
  • Environmental lawyer
  • Air & Waste Management Analyst
  • Environmental Engineer
  • Environmental Consultant
Section B - Conservation and Preservation of Natural Resources
  • Fish Biologist
  • Hydrologist
  • Wildlife Biologist
  • Restoration Biologist
  • GIS/RS Analyst
  • Ecologist
  • Geographer
  • Terrestrial Ecologist
Section C - Environmental Education
  • Science Teacher
  • University Professor
  • Environment & Regulatory Planner
  • Environment Officer
  • Hydrogeologist