Provide technical assistance regarding the conservation of soil, water, forests, or related natural resources. May compile data pertaining to size, content, condition, and other characteristics of forest tracts, under the direction of foresters; or train and lead forest workers in forest propagation, fire prevention and suppression. May assist conservation scientists in managing, improving, and protecting rangelands and wildlife habitats. Excludes "Conservation Scientists" (19-1031) and "Foresters" (19-1032).
|Title||Employment||Change||Annual Average Openings||Typical education needed for entry|
|194093||Forest and Conservation Technicians||183||192||9||4.92 %||9||1||8||Associate's degree |
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Department Economic Research
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