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The following is a greeting given in one of the 20 indigenous languages recognized by the State of Alaska.

Ade' ndadz dengit'a?
(Deg Xinag)
"Hello, how are you?"

Environmental Science and Protection Technicians, Including Health (19-4091)

Occupation description:  Perform laboratory and field tests to monitor the environment and investigate sources of pollution, including those that affect health, under the direction of an environmental scientist, engineer, or other specialist. May collect samples of gases, soil, water, and other materials for testing.

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  Employment Average annual openings
  2018 estimate2028 projectionPercent change Labor force exitsOccupation transfersTotal
Alaska 252274 8.77 2433
United States 34,80038,000 0.01,000 3,3004,600

Job outlook

  • Alaska: Alaska’s employment growth is low with moderate employment opportunities. Read more.


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