waste treatment engineer




Waste treatment engineers design processes, facilities and equipment used in the collection, treatment, and distribution of waste. They research environmental standards and policies in order to optimise waste treatment procedures and ensure minimal strain on the environment by analysing and classifying the processed waste.

Alternative label

  • waste treatment technology engineering consultant

  • waste treatment technology engineering adviser

  • waste treatment engineering adviser

  • industrial waste treatment engineer

  • waste treatment engineers

  • waste treatment technology engineering expert

  • waste treatment technology engineering specialist

  • waste treatment engineering consultant

  • waste treatment engineering expert

  • waste treatment technology engineer

  • waste treatment engineering specialist

Regulatory aspect

To see if and how this occupation is regulated in EU Member States, EEA countries or Switzerland please consult the Regulated Professions Database of the Commission. Regulated Professions Database: http://ec.europa.eu/growth/single-market/services/free-movement-professionals/qualifications-recognition_en


Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge



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