environmental engineer




Environmental engineers integrate environmental and sustainable measures in the development of projects of various natures. They seek to preserve natural resources and natural sites. They work together with engineers from other fields to envision all the implications that projects might have in order to design ways to conserve natural reserves, prevent pollution, and deploy sanitary measures.

Alternative label

  • air protection environmental engineer

  • environmental engineering expert

  • environment engineer

  • industrial environmental engineer

  • water pollution engineer

  • environmental engineering adviser

  • chemical environmental engineer

  • environmental engineering specialist

  • environmental engineering consultant

  • sanitary engineer

  • pollution engineer

  • environmental analyst

  • environmental specialist for water management

  • agricultural conservation engineer

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


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